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Best Drama Movies Streaming on Hulu

Updated February 10, 2020 397 votes 178 voters 16.6k views35 items

Searching Hulu for a good drama film?  Look no further. This is a list of dramas on Hulu and Hulu Plus, as ranked by movie lovers like you. With this list, your votes determine the best drama films streaming on Hulu.

Which familiar movies will you find on this Hulu dramas list? There are drama classics like Fatal Attraction and Days of Wonder. There are also more recent drama hits on Hulu, like The Age of Adaline and Carol.

Check out the full list to find the movie that brings the most drama, and vote up your favorite dramatic films. Vote down the films that aren't great. If you've seen them all, then rerank to create you own version of the best Hulu dramas.

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    The Miracle Season
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    The Miracle Season

    Helen Hunt, William Hurt

    Released2018

    Directed bySean McNamara

    The Miracle Season is a 2018 sports drama film directed by Sean McNamara. After the tragic...
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    Downsizing
    16
    6

    Downsizing

    Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz

    Directed byAlexander Payne

    Downsizing is a 2017 American science fiction comedy-drama film directed by Alexander Payne. ... more on Wikipedia
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    Still
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    10

    Still

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    28 Hotel Rooms
    27
    23

    28 Hotel Rooms

    Chris Messina, Marin Ireland

    Released2012

    Directed byMatt Ross

    28 Hotel Rooms is a 2012 drama film written and directed by Matt Ross.

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  • 5
    Stronger
    16
    9

    Stronger

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany

    Directed byDavid Gordon Green

    Stronger is a 2017 American biographical drama film directed by David Gordon Green, based on... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Wonder
    13
    8

    Wonder

    Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson

    Directed byStephen Chbosky

    Wonder is a 2017 American family comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Chbosky, based on the... more on Wikipedia

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    A Quiet Place
    12
    7

    A Quiet Place

    John Krasinski, Emily Blunt

    Released2018

    Directed byJohn Krasinski

    A Quiet Place is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by John Krasinski. A family... more on Wikipedia

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    The Lincoln Lawyer
    10
    4

    The Lincoln Lawyer

    Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei

    Released2011

    Directed byBrad Furman

    The Lincoln Lawyer is a 2011 American thriller film adapted from the novel of the same name by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    If Beale Street Could Talk
    9
    4

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    Kiki Layne, Stephan James

    Released2018

    Directed byBarry Jenkins

    If Beale Street Could Talk is a 2018 American drama film directed by Barry Jenkins, based on... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    The Next Three Days
    8
    5

    The Next Three Days

    Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2010

    Directed byPaul Haggis

    The Next Three Days is a 2010 vigilante thriller film directed by Paul Haggis and starring... more on Wikipedia

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    The Escort
    11
    10

    The Escort

    Lyndsy Fonseca, Michael Doneger

    Directed byWill Slocombe

    The Escort is a 2015 romantic film directed by Will Slocombe. Recently fired journalist Mitch... more on Wikipedia

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    Acrimony
    8
    8

    Acrimony

    Taraji P. Henson, Lyriq Bent

    Released2018

    Directed byTyler Perry

    Acrimony is a 2018 American psychological thriller film directed by Tyler Perry. Tired of... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Detroit
    5
    5

    Detroit

    John Boyega, Will Poulter

    Directed byKathryn Bigelow

    Detroit is an American period crime drama film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by Mark... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    American Gangster
    4
    4

    American Gangster

    Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe

    Released2007

    Directed byRidley Scott

    American Gangster is a 2007 American biographical crime film directed by Ridley Scott, based... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Ben Is Back
    7
    8

    Ben Is Back

    Lucas Hedges, Julia Roberts

    Released2018

    Directed byPeter Hedges

    Ben Is Back is a 2018 drama film directed by Peter Hedges. When the charming yet troubled Ben... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    The Commuter
    5
    7

    The Commuter

    Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga

    Released2018

    Directed byJaume Collet-Serra

    The Commuter is a 2018 psychological thriller-horror film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra.... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Anthropoid
    4
    5

    Anthropoid

    Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy

    Released2016

    Directed bySean Ellis

    Anthropoid is a 2016 epic war film directed by Sean Ellis.

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  • 18
    The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot

    Released2019

    Directed byRobert D. Krzykowski

    The Man Who Killed Hitler And Then The Bigfoot is a 2018 adventure drama film directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    The Frozen Ground
    4
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    The Frozen Ground

    Vanessa Hudgens, Nicolas Cage

    Released2013

    Directed byScott Walker

    The Frozen Ground is a 2013 American mystery thriller film written and directed by Scott... more on Wikipedia

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    The Nightingale
    4
    7

    The Nightingale

    Aisling Franciosi, Sam Claflin

    Released2018

    Directed byJennifer Kent

    The Nightingale is a 2018 Australian period thriller film directed by Jennifer Kent. In 1825... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    I, Tonya
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    I, Tonya

    Margot Robbie, Caitlin Carver

    Directed byCraig Gillespie

    I, Tonya is a 2017 American biographical sports black comedy film directed by Craig Gillespie.... more on Wikipedia

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    The Fugitive
    2
    1

    The Fugitive

    Julianne Moore, Harrison Ford

    Released1993

    Directed byAndrew Davis

    This film is a 1993 American action film based on the 1960s television series of the same name... more on Wikipedia

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    Fighting with My Family
    2
    1

    Fighting with My Family

    Florence Pugh, Lena Headey

    Released2019

    Directed byStephen Merchant

    Fighting with My Family is a 2019 comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Merchant, based on the... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    Terminal
    2
    1

    Terminal

    Margot Robbie, Max Irons

    Released2018

    Directed byVaughn Stein

    Terminal is a 2018 drama thriller film directed by Vaughn Stein. Two hitmen agree to take on a... more on Wikipedia
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    A Simple Favor
    2
    1

    A Simple Favor

    Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively

    Released2018

    Directed byPaul Feig

    A Simple Favor is a 2018 American mystery thriller film directed by Paul Feig, based on the... more on Wikipedia