Category Archives: Drama

A Family Affair

Release 2024

Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Richard LaGravenese
Writers: Carrie Solomon
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Zac Efron, Joey King, Kathy Bates, Liza Koshy
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt21051906/

An unexpected romance triggers comic consequences for a young woman, her mother, and her boss, grappling with the complications of love, sex, and identity.

Fancy Dance

Release 2023

Genre Drama

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Director: Erica Tremblay
Writers: Erica Tremblay, Miciana Alise
Stars: Michael Rowe, Blayne Allen, Isabel Deroy-Olson, Lily Gladstone
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt21813994/

Following her sister's disappearance, a Native American hustler kidnaps her niece from the child's white grandparents and sets out for the state powwow in hopes of keeping what is left of their family intact.

Ezra

Release 2023

Genre Comedy, Drama

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Director: Tony Goldwyn
Writers: Tony Spiridakis
Stars: Bobby Cannavale, Rose Byrne, Vera Farmiga
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt20315818/

Comedian Max co-parents autistic son Ezra with ex-wife Jenna. Faced with crucial decisions about Ezra's future, Max and Ezra go on a life-changing cross-country road trip.

The Boy and the Heron

Release 2023

Genre Adventure, Animation, Drama

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Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Writers: Hayao Miyazaki
Stars: Soma Santoki, Masaki Suda, Kô Shibasaki, Aimyon, Yoshino Kimura
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6587046/

In the wake of his mother's death and his father's remarriage, a headstrong boy named Mahito ventures into a dreamlike world shared by both the living and the dead.

We Grown Now

Release 2023

Genre Drama

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Director: Minhal Baig
Writer: Minhal Baig
Stars: Tyla Abercrumbie, Echaka Agba, Madisyn Barnes, Matthew Campbell, Giovani Chambers
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt28639049/

Two young boys, best friends Malik and Eric, discover the joys and hardships of growing up in the sprawling Cabrini-Green public housing complex in 1992 Chicago.

I Used to Be Funny

Release 2023

Genre Comedy, Drama

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Director: Ally Pankiw
Writer: Ally Pankiw
Stars: Rachel Sennott, Olga Petsa, Jason Jones, Sabrina Jalees, Caleb Hearon
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt16300138/

Sam, a stand-up comedian struggling with PTSD, weighs whether or not to join the search for a missing teenage girl she used to nanny.

IF

Release 2024

Genre Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy

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Director: John Krasinski
Writer: John Krasinski
Stars: Cailey Fleming, Ryan Reynolds, John Krasinski, Fiona Shaw, Steve Carell
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11152168/

A young girl who goes through a difficult experience begins to see everyone's imaginary friends who have been left behind as their real-life friends have grown up.

I Saw the TV Glow

Release 2024

Genre Drama, Horror

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Director: Jane Schoenbrun
Writer: Jane Schoenbrun
Stars: Justice Smith, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Ian Foreman, Helena Howard, Lindsey Jordan
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt15574270/

Two teenagers bond over their love of a supernatural TV show, but it is mysteriously cancelled.

Lost Soulz

Release 2023

Genre Drama

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Director: Katherine Propper
Writer: Katherine Propper
Stars: Sauve Sidle, Alexander Brackney, Malachi Mabson, Micro TDH, Siyanda Stillwell
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt27507837/

A young rapper leaves everything behind and embarks on an odyssey of self-discovery, music, and friendship in the heart of Texas.

Unsung Hero

Release 2024

Genre Drama, Family

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Director: Richard L. Ramsey, Joel Smallbone
Writers: Richard L. Ramsey, Richard Ramsey, Joel Smallbone
Stars: Daisy Betts, Joel Smallbone, Kirrilee Berger, Jonathan Jackson, Lucas Black
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt23638614/

Based on a remarkable true story, a mum's faith stands against all odds and inspires her husband and children to hold on to theirs.