2017 Drama Movies (By Date)

The Public

    • Drama

    Ensemble drama inspired by a 2007 LA Times story written by Chip Ward. "The Public" is the nickname given to one of the central characters in the film: The Los Angeles Public Library. The story revolves around the library inhabitants, many of whom are mentally ill, who seek shelter and warmth inside its walls during two of the coldest days in recent memory.

    Bounty

      • Thriller

      The story is set in Boston and centers on a man (Smith) who is wrongly convicted of murder. He escapes from prison determined to prove his innocence — a nearly impossible task after the widow of the man he supposedly killed puts a $10 million bounty on him, dead or alive.

      Woman Walks Ahead

      Woman Walks Ahead

        • 101 min
        • Biography

        Caroline Weldon moves to Dakota in the 19th century and tries to help the Sioux chieftain Sitting Bull keep the land for his people.

        20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

          • Adventure

          Captain Nemo explores the mysteries of the ocean deep in his submarine Nautilus. Based on the classic Jules Verne novel.

          Pegasus Bridge

            • Action

            McQueen

              • Biography

              The movie will be partly based on the 2010 biography Steve McQueen: The Life And Legend Of A Hollywood Icon, written by Marshall Terrill. The author spent 10 years doing research for the book which follows the actor’s life from small beginnings in the Midwest (Indianapolis) to Hollywood to his death at the age of 50 in Cuidad Juarez, Mexico from a heart attack after cancer surgery. McQueen was one of the first of Hollywood’s elite to look into alternative therapy to battle cancer.

              Two Kisses for Maddy

                • Drama

                Pitched as 50/50 meets Steel Magnolias, the adaptation centers on a father who must raise his newborn daughter alone after his wife tragically dies twenty-seven hours following childbirth. As Maddy grows older, her father gives her two kisses each night, one from himself and one from her mother.

                Bohemian Rhapsody

                Bohemian Rhapsody

                  • 1 min
                  • Drama

                  A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's appearance at the Live Aid concert in 1985.

                  Hotel Mumbai

                    • Drama

                    Based on the 2009 documentary Surviving Mumbai about the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India.

                    The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

                    The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

                      • Drama

                      The story of Ajatashatru Oghash Rathod, a fakir who tricks his local village in Rajasthan, India into believing his possesses special powers and into paying him to fly to Paris to buy a bed of nails from an Ikea store.