Best Drama 2015 Movies

Anomalisa

Anomalisa

Anomalisa
IMDb: 7.3
90 min

A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

The Revenant

The Revenant

The Revenant
IMDb: 8.0
156 min

In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.

Joy

Joy

Joy
IMDb: 6.6
124 min

A story based on the life of a struggling Long Island single mom who became one of the country’s most successful entrepreneurs.

The Big Short

The Big Short

The Big Short
IMDb: 7.8
131 min

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she’s meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe….

Creed

Creed

Creed
IMDb: 7.6
133 min

The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea
IMDb: 6.9
122 min

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human…

Carol

Carol

Carol
IMDb: 7.2
118 min

In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

Spotlight

Spotlight

Spotlight
IMDb: 8.1
129 min

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys….

Trumbo

Trumbo

Trumbo
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.

I Smile Back

I Smile Back

I Smile Back
IMDb: 6.1
85 min

Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine…

Brooklyn

Brooklyn

Brooklyn
IMDb: 7.5
111 min

In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Ellis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.

Room

Room

Room
IMDb: 8.1
117 min

Jack is a young boy of 5 years old who has lived all his life in one room. He believes everything within it are the only real things in the…

Suffragette

Suffragette

Suffragette
IMDb: 6.9
106 min

Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.

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Truth

Truth

Truth
IMDb: 6.8
121 min

As a renowned producer and close associate of Dan Rather, Mary Mapes believes she’s broken the biggest story of the 2004 election: revelations of a sitting U.S. President’s military service….

Bridge of Spies

Bridge of Spies

Bridge of Spies
IMDb: 7.6
141 min

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers’ only hope is…

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs
IMDb: 7.2
122 min

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint…

Burnt

Burnt

Burnt
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant…

The Martian

The Martian

The Martian
IMDb: 8.0
141 min

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded…

The Walk

The Walk

The Walk
IMDb: 7.3
123 min

The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit’s attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.

Stonewall

Stonewall

Stonewall
IMDb: 5.2
129 min

”Stonewall” is a drama about a young man in New York caught up during the 1969 Stonewall Riots, a pivotal event widely considered the starting point for the modern gay…

Sicario

Sicario

Sicario
IMDb: 7.6
122 min

An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.

Beasts of No Nation

Beasts of No Nation

Beasts of No Nation
IMDb: 7.7
137 min

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country. Follows the journey of a young boy, Agu, who…

Everest

Everest

Everest
IMDb: 7.1
121 min

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, ”Everest” documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their…