Netflix The Best Netflix Original Drama Movies  

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Here are the best Netflix original drama movies currently streaming online on Netflix, ranked from the most popular to the least by the Ranker community. This list shows the most popular Netflix original dramas on Netflix Instant. Also check out the best Netflix original comedies and the funniest Netflix original stand up comedy specials.

The latest and newest Netflix original drama movies feature Hollywood's biggest stars like Idris Elba, Donnie Yen, Paul Rudd, Selena Gomez, Maisie Williams, Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, Robert Redford, Adam Scott, John Boyega, Elijah Wood and more. Must-watch Netflix original drama movies include The Discovery, Beasts of No Nation, The Most Hated Woman in America, and The Fundamentals of Caring.  

Netflix is quickly becoming a successful independent movie studio by producing quality content with A-list actors. Most anticipated Netflix original movies include the adaptation of Japanese anime Death Note and Bong Joon-ho's Okja which stars Tilda Swinton and Jake Gyllenhaal. 

Sometimes there's nothing better than to just binge watch Netflix original drama movies and chill. Which Netflix original drama is the best? From I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore to Imperial Dreams, they're all here for the Ranker community to vote on. If there's a Netflix original drama that you don't see, feel free to add it to the list, but make sure that it's currently streaming on Netflix. Vote up your favorites and vote down the ones you don't think are so good.

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Beasts of No Nation Idris Elba, Abraham Attah, Ama K. Abebrese Beasts of No Nation is a 2015 American war drama film directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. Recruited by a malicious Commandant (Idris Elba), a child soldier (Abraham Attah) is trained to fight in the ...more

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To All the Boys I've Loved Before Lana Condor, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a 2018 American teen romance film directed by Susan Johnson, based on the 2014 novel by Jenny Han. Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor) writes private love ...more

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The Most Hated Woman in America Melissa Leo Peter Fonda, Sally Kirkland, Rory Cochrane

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Mercy James Wolk, Caitlin FitzGerald, Tom Lipinski

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ARQ Robbie Amell, Rachael Taylor, Shaun Benson

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The Fundamentals of Caring Paul Rudd, Craig Roberts, Selena Gomez

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Tallulah Ellen Page, Allison Janney, Tammy Blanchard

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To the Bone Lily Collins, Keanu Reeves, Carrie Preston To the Bone is a 2017 American drama film, written and directed by Marti Noxon. The film follows a girl named Ellen (Lily Collins) as she battles anorexia.

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The Discovery Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, Jesse Plemons

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Coin Heist Sasha Pieterse, Alex Saxon, Alexis G. Zall

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Sand Castle Nicholas Hoult, Logan Marshall-Green, Henry Cavill

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The Siege of Jadotville Jamie Dornan, Mark Strong, Mikael Persbrandt

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Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Shannon Purser, RJ Cyler, Noah Centineo Sierra Burgess Is a Loser is a 2018 American teen comedy film directed by Ian Samuels, and a modern retelling of the Cyrano de Bergerac story. A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected ...more

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Nappily Ever After Sanaa Lathan, Ernie Hudson, Lyriq Bent Nappily Ever After is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Haifaa al-Mansour, based on the novel by Trisha R. Thomas. Tired of waiting for her longtime boyfriend (Ricky Whittle) to ...more

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The Land of Steady Habits Ben Mendelsohn, Edie Falco, Thomas Mann The Land of Steady Habits is a 2018 American film directed by Nicole Holofcener, based on the novel by Ted Thompson. Into his mid fifties and newly retired, Anders Hill (Ben Mendelsohn) decides ...more

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The Angel Marwan Kenzari, Toby Kebbell, Sasson Gabai The Angel is a 2018 American spy thriller film directed by Ariel Vromen, based on the nonfiction book by Uri Bar-Joseph. The true story of Ashraf Marwan (Marwan Kenzari), who was President ...more

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Burning Sands Trevor Jackson, Alfre Woodard, Steve Harris

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Clinical Vinessa Shaw, Kevin Rahm, India Eisley

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iBoy Bill Mil, ner, Maisie Williams

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Imperial Dreams John Boyega, Rotimi Akinosho, Keke Palme

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Barry Devon Terrell, Anya Taylor-Joy, Jason Mitchell Barry is a 2016 American drama film directed by Vikram Gandhi. A look into the early life of U.S. President Barack Obama (Devon Terrell).

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Okja Ahn Seo-hyun, Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano Okja is a 2017 South Korean-American action-adventure film directed by Bong Joon-ho and co-written by Bong and Jon Ronson. A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, ...more

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I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore Melanie Lynskey, Elijah Wood, David Yow

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Rebirth Fran Kranz, Adam Goldberg, Nicky Whelan

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Spectral James Badge Dale, Max Martini, Emily Mortimer

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XoXo Sarah Hyland, Graham Phillips, Brett DeBuono XOXO is a 2016 American drama film directed by Christopher Louie. The lives of six strangers collide during a frenetic night of romance and dream chasing when a young DJ is given a chance to ...more

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Deidra & Laney Rob a Train Ashleigh Murray, Rachel Crow, Tim Blake Nelson

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I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House Ruth Wilson, Paula Prentiss, Bob Balaban

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Tramps Callum Turner, Grace Van Patten, Michal Vondel

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7 Años Juana Acosta, Àlex Brendemühl