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2014 movies The Best Drama Movies of 2014  

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List Rules Upvote the best films in the drama genre that were released during 2014.

Let's get dramatic... There were a lot of great drama movies released in 2014, but which were the greatest? This list of the best 2014 drama films includes all the top dramas from the year, from noted drama directors and the greatest dramatic actors working today. No drama queens here - these were all celebrated dramas that entertained movie audiences throughout 2014, and the best Hollywood had to offer in the drama genre.

Where will you rank excellent 2014 book adaptations like The Fault in Our Stars, Unbroken, and Gone Girl? How about suspenseful 2014 movies like Fury, Nightcrawler, and Lone Survivor? You may love Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, but how did you like his 2014 drama The Judge? Did Kristen Stewart redeem her Twilight movies with the 2014 indie drama Camp X-Ray? Other great 2014 dramas include the vampire movie Dracula Untold and 2014 award season contenders like Birdman, Foxcatcher, and Whiplash, all of which will likely be nominated come Oscar night.

Vote below and let us know which films you thought were the best drama movies of 2014. If you missed them in theaters, be sure to check out these movies on DVD. If you're looking for more great dramas to rank, check out our drama movie lists of best family drama movies and best historical drama movies!
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Gone Girl David Fincher

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Nightcrawler Dan Gilroy

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Boyhood Richard Linklater

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Fury David Ayer

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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Alejandro González Iñárritu

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Whiplash Damien Chazelle

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Unbroken Angelina Jolie

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Foxcatcher Bennett Miller

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Lone Survivor Peter Berg

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The Babadook Jennifer Kent

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The Imitation Game Morten Tyldum

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The Judge David Dobkin - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Best of Me Michael Hoffman

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Men, Women & Children Jason Reitman

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Leviathan Andrey Zvyagintsev

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Exodus: Gods and Kings Ridley Scott

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Dracula Untold Gary Shore, Andy Cockrum

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Wish I Was Here Zach Braff

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Happy New Year Farah Khan

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Camp X-Ray Peter Sattler

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Dying of the Light Paul Schrader - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Serena Susanne Bier

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The Giver Phillip Noyce

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Addicted Bille Woodruff

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Take Care Liz Tuccillo