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The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist  

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Looking for dramatic movies that have a supernatural twist? These are the best supernatural drama movies the hybrid genre has to offer. These are not always horror films although some of them can be classified as such. Often times dramatic supernatural movies blend paranormal elements with complex characters and their relationships. Prime examples of supernatural dramas include The Green Mile and The Sixth Sense. But are these films the top supernatural drama films out there?

The greatest supernatural dramas offer relatable character-driven stories that take place in unique circumstances. Now it's time to determine the best supernatural drama movie of all time. Vote up the supernatural drama movies that you love and vote down the ones that you wish you'd never seen. Don't see you one of your favorites on the list? Feel free to add it and check back to see how other users rank your additions and look for new supernatural drama movies as they are released.

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The Passage is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Passage
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The Sobbing Stone is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Natalie Hultman, Kevin Tan, Robert G. Christie
The Sobbing Stone is a 2005 American mystery film directed by Robert G. Christie.
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The Plea is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Plea Ramaz Chkhikvadze, Guram Pirtskhalava, Zurab Kapianidze
The Plea is a 1967 drama film written and directed by Tengiz Abuladze.
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A Ghost Story is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
A Ghost Story Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Will Oldham
A Ghost Story is a 2017 American drama film written and directed by David Lowery. The movie follows a man as he dies, becomes a ghost, and witnesses many things before fading away.
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I Am Not a Serial Killer... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Max Records, Laura Fraser, Christopher Lloyd
I Am Not a Serial Killer is a 2016 Irish-British psychological horror film directed by Billy O'Brien and based on the novel by Dan Wells. A teenager (Max Records) in a small midwestern town has ...more
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The Saragossa Manuscript... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Beata Tyszkiewicz, Elżbieta Czyżewska, Iga Cembrzyńska
The Saragossa Manuscript is a 1965 Polish film directed by Wojciech Has, based on the 1815 novel The Manuscript Found in Saragossa by Jan Potocki. Set primarily in Spain, it tells a frame story ...more
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Before I Fall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Before I Fall Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Logan Miller
Before I Fall is a 2017 American teen drama film directed by Ry Russo-Young, based on the novel by Lauren Oliver. Stuck reliving her last day over and over, Sam (Zoey Deutch) untangles the ...more
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When Marnie Was There is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Kasumi Arimura, Susumu Terajima, Kazuko Yoshiyuki
When Marnie Was There is a 2014 Japanese anime film written and directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, produced by Studio Ghibli, and based on the novel When Marnie Was There by Joan G. Robinson. It ...more
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Igodo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Igodo
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Restless is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Mia Wasikowska, Jane Adams, Schuyler Fisk
Restless is a 2011 romantic drama film written by Jason Lew and directed by Gus Van Sant. "Annabel Cotton is a beautiful and charming terminal cancer patient with a deep felt love of life ...more
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The Wandering Jew is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Wandering Jew Matheson Lang
The Wandering Jew is a 1923 British silent fantasy film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Matheson Lang, Hutin Britton and Malvina Longfellow. It was based on a play by E. Temple Thurston. ...more
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A Lobster Tale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
A Lobster Tale Colm Meaney, Graham Greene, Alberta Watson
A Lobster Tale is a 2006 drama family fantasy film written by Court Crandall and directed by Adam Massey.
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Nostradamus is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Julia Ormond, Rutger Hauer, Abraham Murphy
Nostradamus is a 1994 film directed by Roger Christian.
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Killer Butterfly is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Killer Butterfly Park Am, Namkoong Won, Kim Ja-ok
Killer Butterfly is a 1978 South Korean film directed by Kim Ki-young.
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The Shack is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Shack Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Graham Greene
The Shack is a 2017 American Christian fantasy-drama film directed by Stuart Hazeldine, based on the 2007 novel by William P. Young. Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington) was abused by his father. He ...more
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The Ghost and Mrs. Muir ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Natalie Wood, Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir is a romantic fantasy film starring Gene Tierney and Rex Harrison. It is based on a 1945 novel written by Josephine Leslie under the pseudonym of R. A. Dick. In 1945, ...more
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The Book of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Rie Miyazawa, Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Kyōko Kishida
The Book of the Dead is a 2005 Japanese stop motion animation feature film directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto. It is his second feature film, the first being the Rennyo and His Mother and is based ...more
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Mirai is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Moka Kamishiraishi, Haru Kuroki, Gen Hoshino
Mirai is a 2018 Japanese animated film directed by Mamoru Hosoda. Kun, a spoiled 4-year-old boy, comes across a magical garden where he meets his future sister Mirai who is now a young woman and ...more
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Silent Tongue is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
River Phoenix, Richard Harris, Dermot Mulroney
Silent Tongue is a Western written and directed by Sam Shepard. It was filmed in Spring 1992, but not released until 1994. It was filmed near Roswell, New Mexico and features Richard Harris, ...more
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Outward Bound is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Leslie Howard
Outward Bound is an all-talking dramatic film based on the hit 1923 play of the same name by Sutton Vane. The film stars Leslie Howard, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Helen Chandler, Beryl Mercer, ...more
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The Assignation is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Assignation
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The Water Spider is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
The Water Spider
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Nang Nak is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Intira Jaroenpura, Winai Kraibutr, Manit Meekaewjaroen
Nang Nak is a romantic tragedy and horror film directed by Nonzee Nimibutr in 1999 through Buddy Film and Video Production Co. in Thailand, based on a legend. It features the life of a devoted ...more
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Mahal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, Kanu Roy
Mahal is a 1949 Indian Hindi film directed by Kamal Amrohi and starring Ashok Kumar and Madhubala. It was India's first reincarnation thriller film. Produced by Bombay Talkies studio, this Kamal ...more
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Book of Days is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Drama Movies With A Supernatural Twist
Book of Days Wil Wheaton, Isaac Hayes, Richard Grieco
Book of Days is a 2003 film drama movie written by Susan Rohrer and directed by Harry Ambrose.