The Best Dramas on Amazon Prime

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Only movies available on Amazon Prime

The Best Drama Movies on Amazon Prime is a complete Amazon Prime streaming list for your perusal. All the best drama films on Amazon Prime are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Amazon Prime service. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Amazon Prime instant service so you can catch up on new hit movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

This Amazon streaming list has nearly as many of the greatest drama films to watch as a brick and mortar video store would offer. Best Picture Oscar winners like Gandhi are available on Amazon Prime streaming as are new classics like The Wolf of Wall Street, Hugo, and Rain Man can be viewed on the Amazon Prime instant service.

What are the best Amazon Prime drama movies? What is available on the Amazon Prime streaming drama selection? Are there new dramas on Amazon Prime? This Amazon streaming list is here to get you started on the best Amazon Prime streaming drama movies has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite movie isn't on this list of Amazon Prime instant movies, make sure to add it so other Amazon Prime users can find the best dramas on Amazon Prime.
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  • Summer of '67

    Summer of '67

    Rachel Schrey, Bethany Davenport, Sharonne
    • Released: September 17, 2018

    Two sisters live in the shadow of their mother's suicide, struggling to live their lives and protect their loved ones in the face of the Vietnam war. A Vietnam War love story. 

  • Lady Bird
    Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Timothée Chalamet
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Greta Gerwig
  • Winter’s Bone
    Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Kevin Breznahan
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Debra Granik
  • After the Rain
    Paul Bettany, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Louise Lombard
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Ross Kettle
  • The Whistleblower
    Monica Bellucci, Rachel Weisz, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Larysa Kondracki
  • Logan Lucky
    Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Farrah Mackenzie
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
  • You're Not You
    Emmy Rossum, Ali Larter, Hilary Swank
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: George C. Wolfe
  • The Glass Castle
    Brie Larson, Naomi Watts, Woody Harrelson
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Destin Daniel Cretton
  • Wonder
    Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay
    • Directed by: Stephen Chbosky
  • The Promise
    Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Terry George
  • A Minute's Silence

    A Minute's Silence

  • Annette
    Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard, Simon Helberg
    • Released: 2021
    • Directed by: Leos Carax
  • Birds of Paradise
    Diana Silvers, Kristine Froseth, Jacqueline Bisset
    • Released: 2021
    • Directed by: Sarah Adina Smith
  • Being the Ricardos
    Nicole Kidman, Javier Bardem, J.K. Simmons
    • Released: 2021
    • Directed by: Aaron Sorkin
  • Radioactive
    Rosamund Pike, Sam Riley, Anya Taylor-Joy
    • Released: 2019
    • Directed by: Marjane Satrapi
  • The Forgiven
    Forest Whitaker, Eric Bana, Jeff Gum
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Roland Joffé
  • Breathe
    Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy, Hugh Bonneville
    • Directed by: Andy Serkis
  • American Beauty
    Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Sam Mendes
  • Chemical Hearts
    Lili Reinhart, Austin Abrams, Sarah Jones
    • Released: 2020
    • Directed by: Richard Tanne
  • Taking Chance
    Kevin Bacon, Tom Aldredge, Blanche Baker
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Ross Katz
  • Selah And The Spades
    Lovie Simone, Jharrel Jerome, Celeste O'Connor
    • Released: 2020
    • Directed by: Tayarisha Poe
  • Blow the Man Down
    Sophie Lowe, Morgan Saylor, June Squibb
    • Released: 2019
    • Directed by: Bridget Savage Cole, Danielle Krudy
  • Beautiful Boy
    Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Felix van Groeningen
  • Life Itself
    Oscar Isaac, Olivia Cooke, Antonio Banderas
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Dan Fogelman
  • Leave No Trace
    Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie, Jeff Kober
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Debra Granik