2007 Drama Movies

Across the Universe (2007)

Across the Universe

  • 53%
  • PG-13
  • 133 min
  • Drama

The love story about a British boy and an American girl is set against the backdrop of the social upheaval of the 1960s. Although not about the Beatles, the musical will use their songs to drive the narrative, with the actors singing and dancing to the classic tunes.

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

  • 76%
  • R
  • 160 min
  • Biography

"The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford" delves into the private life and public exploits of America's most notorious outlaw. As the charismatic and unpredictable Jesse James (Brad Pitt) plans his next great robbery, he wages war on his enemies, who are trying to collect the reward money - and the glory - riding on his capture. But the greatest threat to his life may ultimately come from those he trusts the most.

Good Luck Chuck (2007)

Good Luck Chuck

  • 5%
  • R
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

It all started when Charlie Kagan was ten years old. Breaking the cardinal rules of spin-the-bottle, Charlie refused to lip-lock with a demented Goth girl - and she put a hex on him. Now, twenty-five years later, Charlie (Dane Cook) is a successful dentist... and still cursed.

Mr. Brooks (2007)

Mr. Brooks

  • 55%
  • R
  • 120 min
  • Crime

Consider MR. BROOKS. A successful businessman, a generous philanthropist, a loving father and devoted husband. Seemingly, he's perfect. But Mr. Brooks has a secret -- he is an insatiable serial killer, so lethally clever that no one has ever suspected him -- until now.

Academy Award winner Kevin Costner stars as Earl Brooks, a man who has managed to keep his two incompatible worlds from intersecting by controlling his cunning, wicked alter ego Marshall (Academy Award winner William Hurt) whom...

Man from Earth (2007)

Man from Earth

    • NR
    • 87 min
    • Drama

    After history professor John Oldman unexpectedly resigns from the university, his startled colleagues impulsively invite themselves to his home, pressing him for an explanation. They're shocked to hear his reason for premature retirement: John claims he must move on because he is immortal, and cannot stay in one place for more than ten years without his secret being discovered.

    Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)

    Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

    • 75%
    • R
    • 96 min
    • Comedy

    Singer Dewey Cox (John C. Reilly) overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.

    Disturbia (2007)

    Disturbia

    • 68%
    • PG-13
    • 105 min
    • Drama

    After his father's death, Kale (Shia LaBeouf) becomes sullen, withdrawn, and troubled - so much so that he finds himself under a court-ordered sentence of house arrest. His mother, Julie (Carrie-Anne Moss), works night and day to support herself and her son, only to be met with indifference and lethargy.

    The walls of his house begin to close in on Kale. He becomes a voyeur as his interests turn outside the windows of his suburban home towards those of his neighbors, one of which Kale begins to...

    Waitress (2007)

    Waitress

    • 88%
    • PG-13
    • 104 min
    • Comedy

    Jenna (Keri Russell) is a waitress working at a pie shop in the Deep South who is unhappily married to an abusive husband (Jeremy Sisto)... and pregnant with his baby. It leads her to the town's charming new doctor (Nathan Fillion), who she falls into a relationship with in a last attempt at happiness.

    An American Crime (2007)

    An American Crime

    • 23%
    • R
    • 92 min
    • Biography

    "This," said Prosecutor Leroy New, "has been the most terrible crime ever committed in the state of Indiana." It was the first crime of child abuse that broke through reticence and denial to register with the public. In Tommy O'Haver's film, "An American Crime," Academy Award nominee Catherine Keener portrays Gertrude Baniszewski, the seemingly ordinary housewife who imprisons and tortures a beautiful teenager, played by Gemini Award winner Ellen Page, in the basement of her house - two...

    The Orphanage (2007)

    The Orphanage

      • R
      • 102 min
      • Drama

      Laura returns to the house where she was raised and decides to transform it into an orphanage. Soon, her son, Simón, makes an invisible friend...

      Taare Zameen Par (2007)

      Taare Zameen Par

      • 89%
      • PG
      • 165 min
      • Drama

      Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate; colours, fish, dogs and kites are just not important in the world of adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks and neatness. And Ishaan just cannot seem to get anything right in class. When he gets into far more trouble than his parents can handle, he is packed off to a boarding school to 'be disciplined'. Things are no different at his new school, and Ishaan...

      Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

      Charlie Wilson's War

      • 82%
      • NONE
      • 102 min
      • Biography

      Based on George Crile's book about the CIA's largest and most successful covert CIA operation, the arming of the Mujahedeen in Afghanistan. The covert ops were engineered by Charlie Wilson (Hanks), a charismatic, wheeler-dealer, liberal Texas congressman who teamed with a rogue CIA operative (Hoffman). The two manipulated Congress, the CIA and a host of foreign governments in order to assist the Afghan rebels in their fight against the Soviets in the 1980s. Many of the men armed by the CIA went...

      The Babysitters (2007)

      The Babysitters

      • 33%
      • NONE
      • 90 min
      • Drama

      A 16-year-old turns her babysitting service into a call-girl ring for married men after she begins an affair with a customer.

      Lust, Caution (2007)

      Lust, Caution

      • 72%
      • NC-17
      • 158 min
      • Drama

      The film, based on a 26-page short story by famed Chinese writer Eileen Chang, is about a group of patriotic students who plot to assassinate the intelligence chief in the Japanese-backed Chinese government during the World War II era.

      I'm Not There (2007)

      I'm Not There

      • 77%
      • R
      • 135 min
      • Biography

      "I'm Not There" is the highly anticipated biographical film about legendary singer and songwriter Bob Dylan. The film follows six distinct characters, depicting different stages of Dylan's life, embodying a different aspect of his life story and music. It's the first biographical feature project to secure the approval of the music legend.

      Hannibal Rising (2007)

      Hannibal Rising

      • 15%
      • R
      • 120 min
      • Crime

      Based on the new Hannibal Lecter prequel novel from author Thomas Harris, which will center on how Hannibal watched his young sister get killed and eaten by hungry soldiers in war-ravaged Lithuania during WWII. The movie will take place at three pivotal moments of Hannibal's life. It is the fourth book dealing with the Doctor, who first appeared in "Red Dragon," and subsequently in "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Hannibal".

      Gong Li will play Lady Murasaki, Lecter's teacher after he escapes...

      The Kingdom (2007)

      The Kingdom

      • 51%
      • R
      • 110 min
      • Action

      Director Peter Berg, who blisteringly reinterpreted the high-school sports drama with the celebrated "Friday Night Lights," producer Michael Mann, who has defined the high-tension crime genre for more than a decade, ("Heat," "Collateral," "Miami Vice") and producer Scott Stuber ("You, Me and Dupree," "The Break-Up") join Oscar winner Jamie Foxx in a timely thriller about the explosive clash that happens when Middle East meets West: "The Kingdom."

      The Darjeeling Limited (2007)

      The Darjeeling Limited

      • 67%
      • R
      • 91 min
      • Adventure

      "The Darjeeling Limited" starring Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody and Jason Schwartzman is an emotional comedy about three brothers re-forging family bonds. The eldest, played by Wilson, hopes to reconnect with his two younger siblings by taking them on a train trip across the vibrant and sensual landscape of India.

      Lars and the Real Girl (2007)

      Lars and the Real Girl

      • 81%
      • PG-13
      • 106 min
      • Comedy

      A lonely, delusional young man buys a life-size sex doll on the Internet and falls in love with her, telling people it's his girlfriend. His brother and sister-in-law step in to help him with his delusion.

      Freedom Writers (2007)

      Freedom Writers

      • 69%
      • PG-13
      • 123 min
      • Biography

      The project is based on "The Freedom Writer's Diaries: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them," written by high school teacher Erin Gruwell and her students.