Drama Movies:
The Best of 2017

This list is ordered by dvd release month and arranged by (1) theatrical gross and (2) film popularity - combined user and critic votes from popular rating aggregators: imdb, metacritic and rottentomatoes.



$527m gross 603k ratings drama, thriller, war film directed by Christopher Nolan on dvd December 19, 2017

$435m gross 263k ratings biography, drama, musical film directed by Michael Gracey on dvd April 10, 2018

$195m gross 399k ratings drama, fantasy film directed by Guillermo del Toro on dvd March 13, 2018

$306m gross 159k ratings drama film directed by Stephen Chbosky on dvd February 13, 2018

$180m gross 169k ratings biography, drama, history film directed by Steven Spielberg on dvd April 17, 2018

$151m gross 194k ratings biography, drama, history film directed by Joe Wright on dvd February 27, 2018

$205m gross 96k ratings drama, family film directed by Lasse Hallstrom on dvd May 2, 2017

$45m gross 233k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Darren Aronofsky on dvd December 19, 2017

$42m gross 220k ratings drama, romance, teen film directed by Luca Guadagnino on dvd March 13, 2018

$54m gross 204k ratings biography, drama, sport film directed by Craig Gillespie on dvd March 13, 2018

$59m gross 157k ratings biography, crime, drama film directed by Aaron Sorkin on dvd April 10, 2018

$12m gross 195k ratings drama, history film directed by Terry George on dvd July 18, 2017

$48m gross 137k ratings drama, romance film directed by Paul Thomas Anderson on dvd April 10, 2018

$43m gross 129k ratings drama film directed by Marc Webb on dvd July 25, 2017

$57m gross 100k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Ridley Scott on dvd April 10, 2018

$63m gross 92k ratings black/white, drama film directed by Hany Abu-Assad on dvd December 26, 2017

$2m gross 138k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos on dvd January 23, 2018

$6m gross 124k ratings drama film directed by Sean Baker on dvd February 20, 2018

$65m gross 59k ratings biography, drama, history film directed by Stephen Frears on dvd December 19, 2017

$17m gross 94k ratings black, crime, drama film directed by Kathryn Bigelow on dvd December 12, 2017

$26m gross 81k ratings biography, drama film directed by Joseph Kosinski on dvd February 6, 2018

$2m gross 97k ratings drama, fantasy film directed by David Lowery on dvd October 3, 2017

$2m gross 94k ratings crime, drama film directed by Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie on dvd November 21, 2017

$26m gross 66k ratings biography, drama, war film directed by Niki Caro on dvd July 4, 2017

$45m gross 44k ratings biography, black, drama film directed by Benny Boom on dvd September 5, 2017

$8m gross 71k ratings biography, drama film directed by David Gordon Green on dvd December 19, 2017

$12m gross 64k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Ry Russo-Young on dvd May 30, 2017

$22m gross 54k ratings biography, drama film directed by Destin Daniel Cretton on dvd November 7, 2017

$18m gross 56k ratings drama film directed by Björn Runge on dvd January 29, 2019

  gross 64k ratings black/white, drama, history film directed by Dee Rees not yet on dvd

$13m gross 50k ratings black, crime, drama film directed by Dan Gilroy on dvd February 13, 2018

$16m gross 46k ratings drama film directed by Woody Allen on dvd March 6, 2018

$5m gross 54k ratings biography, drama film directed by Michael Noer on dvd November 6, 2018

$13m gross 43k ratings biography, drama, war film directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite on dvd September 5, 2017

$8m gross 46k ratings drama film directed by Sebastian Lelio on dvd July 17, 2018

$3m gross 50k ratings drama, thriller, teen film directed by Cory Finley on dvd June 5, 2018

$10m gross 42k ratings biography, black, drama film directed by Reginald Hudlin on dvd January 9, 2018

$2m gross 49k ratings biography, drama, history film directed by Simon Curtis on dvd January 23, 2018

$5m gross 44k ratings drama film directed by Colin Trevorrow on dvd October 3, 2017

  gross 48k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Greg McLean on dvd November 21, 2017

$18m gross 30k ratings biography, drama film directed by John Curran on dvd July 10, 2018

$2m gross 46k ratings biography, drama film directed by Angela Robinson on dvd January 30, 2018

>$1m gross 42k ratings crime, drama, foreign film directed by Fatih Akin on dvd May 1, 2018

$10m gross 32k ratings biography, drama, war film directed by Jason Hall on dvd January 23, 2018

$3m gross 37k ratings drama film directed by Todd Haynes on dvd May 22, 2018

$18m gross 23k ratings drama film directed by Richard Eyre on dvd November 13, 2018

>$1m gross 39k ratings biography, drama film directed by Andy Serkis on dvd January 2, 2018

$6m gross 33k ratings biography, drama, history film directed by Bharat Nalluri on dvd March 6, 2018

$25m gross 13k ratings adventure, documentary, drama film directed by Chuan Lu on dvd August 29, 2017

$8m gross 29k ratings drama, history, romance film directed by Justin Chadwick on dvd November 28, 2017

>$1m gross 37k ratings drama, sci-fi film directed by Ana Lily Amirpour on dvd September 19, 2017

$1m gross 34k ratings adventure, drama film directed by Andrew Haigh on dvd July 10, 2018

$12m gross 22k ratings drama film directed by Isabel Coixet on dvd January 15, 2019

$1m gross 31k ratings biography, drama, teen film directed by Marc Meyers on dvd April 10, 2018

$2m gross 29k ratings biography, drama film directed by Terence Davies on dvd July 11, 2017

$1m gross 30k ratings biography, drama film directed by Jonathan Teplitzky on dvd October 3, 2017

$4m gross 26k ratings biography, drama film directed by Peter Landesman on dvd January 9, 2018

$1m gross 29k ratings biography, drama, romance film directed by Paul McGuigan on dvd April 24, 2018

>$1m gross 28k ratings drama, war film directed by Joseph Ruben on dvd August 1, 2017

  gross 28k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Elliott Lester on dvd June 6, 2017

$4m gross 24k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Joseph Cedar on dvd July 11, 2017

>$1m gross 27k ratings drama, romance film directed by Dominic Cooke on dvd August 7, 2018

$18m gross 10k ratings drama film directed by Jon Gunn on dvd August 15, 2017

$1m gross 26k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Oren Moverman on dvd August 8, 2017

>$1m gross 25k ratings biography, drama, romance film directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour on dvd August 28, 2018

  gross 25k ratings biography, crime, drama film directed by Barry Levinson on dvd October 3, 2017

$8m gross 17k ratings biography, drama film directed by Gurinder Chadha on dvd December 12, 2017

$3m gross 22k ratings drama film directed by Marc Webb on dvd April 17, 2018

$4m gross 19k ratings black, drama, sci-fi film directed by J.D. Dillard on dvd August 1, 2017

>$1m gross 23k ratings drama film directed by Benedict Andrews on dvd January 2, 2018

>$1m gross 22k ratings biography, crime, drama film directed by Fernando Leon de Aranoa on dvd November 6, 2018

>$1m gross 21k ratings biography, drama film directed by Stanley Tucci on dvd July 31, 2018

$2m gross 18k ratings biography, drama film directed by Rob Reiner on dvd February 6, 2018

>$1m gross 20k ratings drama, war film directed by Saul Dibb on dvd July 3, 2018

>$1m gross 19k ratings biography, drama film directed by Danny Strong on dvd January 2, 2018

>$1m gross 19k ratings drama film directed by Marc Forster on dvd February 6, 2018

>$1m gross 18k ratings black/white, crime, drama film directed by Warwick Thornton on dvd July 31, 2018

$1m gross 15k ratings drama, romcom film directed by Richard Loncraine on dvd July 3, 2018

$6m gross 10k ratings drama film directed by Michael Carney on dvd February 20, 2018

>$1m gross 15k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Jamie M. Dagg on dvd April 3, 2018

>$1m gross 13k ratings drama, history film directed by Jason Connery on dvd July 18, 2017

$6m gross 7k ratings drama film directed by Steve Gomer on dvd December 12, 2017

>$1m gross 12k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Alex Smith, Andrew J. Smith on dvd February 6, 2018

  gross 12k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Shawn Christensen on dvd March 20, 2018

>$1m gross 12k ratings drama, foreign film directed by Valeska Grisebach on dvd August 28, 2018

>$1m gross 11k ratings drama, mystery film directed by Clio Barnard on dvd September 4, 2018

  gross 11k ratings biography, drama film directed by Bryan Buckley on dvd January 9, 2018

>$1m gross 11k ratings biography, drama film directed by Rob Reiner on dvd August 14, 2018

  gross 10k ratings action, drama film directed by Isaac Florentine on dvd November 28, 2017

  gross 9k ratings crime, drama film directed by Sacha Gervasi on dvd January 9, 2018

  gross 9k ratings drama, sci-fi film directed by Mateo Gil on dvd October 3, 2017

>$1m gross 9k ratings drama, sport film directed by Simon Baker on dvd October 1, 2018

>$1m gross 8k ratings black, crime, drama film directed by Deniz Gamze Erguven on dvd July 31, 2018

>$1m gross 8k ratings drama film directed by Dustin Guy Defa on dvd October 31, 2017

  gross 7k ratings drama film directed by Ido Fluk on dvd June 6, 2017

>$1m gross 7k ratings drama, romance film directed by Michael Mailer on dvd August 15, 2017

$3m gross 3k ratings black/white, drama film directed by Kevan Otto on dvd January 2, 2018

>$1m gross 5k ratings drama film directed by Martin Guigui on dvd January 16, 2018

  gross 4k ratings drama film directed by Katherine Dieckmann on dvd September 12, 2017

>$1m gross 0k ratings drama, sport film directed by Judd Brannon on dvd November 7, 2017