2017 Drama Movies

The Great Wall

The Great Wall

    • PG-13
    • 104 min
    • Drama

    Directed by Zhang Yimou (Hero, House of Flying Daggers), Untitled Great Wall Project tells the story of an elite force making a last stand for humanity on the world’s most iconic structure.  The first English language production for Yimou is also set to be the largest film ever shot entirely in China.  Production is set to begin in Spring 2015.  Untitled Great Wall Project will be released in the U.S. in 3D by Universal Pictures with the goal of being released in China in early December 2016.

    Flatliners

    Flatliners

      • Horror

      In Flatliners, five medical students embark on a daring and dangerous experiment to gain insight into the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life. The bold adventure begins when they trigger near-death experiences by stopping their hearts for short periods of time. As their trials become more perilous, each must confront the sins from their past while facing the paranormal consequences of journeying to the other side.

      Gifted

      Gifted

        • PG-13
        • 98 min
        • Drama

        Frank Adler (Chris Evans) is a single man raising a child prodigy - his spirited young niece Mary (Mckenna Grace) in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old's mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank's formidable mother Evelyn (Lindsay Duncan) whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary. Octavia Spencer plays Roberta, Frank and Mary's landlady and best friend. Jenny Slate is Mary's teacher, Bonnie, a young woman whose concern for her student develops into a connection with her uncle as well.

        Live by Night

        Live by Night

          • R
          • 128 min
          • Drama

          “Live by Night” is set in the roaring `20s when Prohibition hasn’t stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough ambition and nerve and Joe Coughlin, the son of the Boston Police Superintendent, long ago turned his back on his strict upbringing for the spoils of being an outlaw. But even among criminals there are rules and Joe breaks a big one: crossing a powerful mob boss by stealing his money and his moll. The fiery affair ends in tragedy, setting Joe on a path of revenge, ambition, romance and betrayal that propels him out of Boston and up the ladder of Tampa’s steamy rum-running underworld.

          The Book of Henry

          The Book of Henry

            • PG-13
            • 105 min
            • Drama

            A young boy learns that his next-door neighbor is being abused by her father, and starts writing a book about how to rescue her. When his mother discovers his plans, she decides to enact them herself.

            Paterson

            Paterson

            • 96%
            • R
            • 113 min
            • Drama

            The adventures of a poetic bus driver.

            Downsizing

              • Comedy

              A social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself.

              Hidden Figures

              Hidden Figures

                • PG
                • 126 min
                • Drama

                As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Based on the unbelievably true life stories of three of these women, known as "human computers", we follow these women as they quickly rose the ranks of NASA alongside many of history's greatest minds specifically tasked with calculating the momentous launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, and guaranteeing his safe return. Dorothy Vaughn, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.

                The Shack

                The Shack

                  • PG-13
                  • 132 min
                  • Drama

                  A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."

                  Death Note

                  Death Note

                    • 101 min
                    • Drama

                    In Death Note, Light Turner, a bright student who stumbles across a mystical notebook that has the power to kill any person whose name he writes in it. Light decides to launch a secret crusade to rid the streets of criminals. Soon, the student-turned-vigilante finds himself pursued by a famous detective known only by the alias L.