Top 50 underrated drama movies

01.
I Can Do Bad All by Myself
113 min | 2009 |
4.3 (8960 votes)
|
7.72 (57 reviews)

When Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only ...

02.
The Promise
133 min | 2016 |
5.9 (165632 votes)
|
9.3 (726 reviews)

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

03.
MSG: The Messenger of God
197 min | 2015 |
6.0 (11103 votes)
|
8.69 (150 reviews)

Guru Ji is a social reformer who works to help people fight against social evils.

04.
Madea's Family Reunion
107 min | 2006 |
5.2 (10260 votes)
|
7.81 (143 reviews)

While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces.

05.
Leap of Faith
108 min | 1992 |
6.1 (11031 votes)
|
8.69 (53 reviews)

Fake faith healer Jonas Nightingale is stranded in a small town where he finds he can't fool all of the people all of the time.

06.
Glitter
104 min | 2001 |
2.2 (21031 votes)
|
4.75 (242 reviews)

A young singer dates a disc jockey who helps her get into the music business, but their relationship become complicated as she ascends to super stardom.

07.
Paulie
91 min | 1998 |
6.5 (13696 votes)
|
9.0 (48 reviews)

Paulie, a talking parrot, recounts his travels looking for his original owner to a Russian janitor who helps him to the end of his journey.

08.
MSG 2 the Messenger
134 min | 2015 |
6.8 (8394 votes)
|
9.18 (134 reviews)

MSG 2 The Messenger is based on true events of Dera Sacha Sauda in years 2000-2001. Although the main story line is true, action & comedy is added for entertainment. Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim...

09.
Drop Dead Fred
103 min | 1991 |
5.9 (25654 votes)
|
8.25 (141 reviews)

A young woman finds her already unstable life rocked by the presence of a rambunctious imaginary friend from childhood.

10.
Battle Royale II
134 min | 2003 |
4.7 (18766 votes)
|
7.04 (146 reviews)

Three years after the failure of the last BR program, a second act is forged and a class of students are sent to an island with one objective: kill international terrorist Shuya Nanahara.

11.
Babe
91 min | 1995 |
6.7 (111743 votes)
|
9.03 (163 reviews)

Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett.

12.
Racing Stripes
102 min | 2005 |
5.2 (15188 votes)
|
7.43 (69 reviews)

An abandoned zebra grows up believing he is a racehorse, and, with the help of his barnyard friends and a teenage girl, sets out to achieve his dream of racing with thoroughbreds.

13.
Fools Rush In
109 min | 1997 |
6.0 (31065 votes)
|
8.22 (98 reviews)

After a one night stand with Alex, Isabel realizes that she is pregnant and they decide to get married. However, along with the marriage comes compromise of one's own cultural traditions.

14.
ATL
105 min | 2006 |
6.1 (10427 votes)
|
8.29 (89 reviews)

As four friends prepare for life after high school, different challenges bring about turning points in each of their lives. The dramas unfold and resolve at their local rollerskating rink, Cascade.

15.
Black Beauty
88 min | 1994 |
6.6 (8738 votes)
|
8.74 (55 reviews)

The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.

16.
Beverly Hills Chihuahua
91 min | 2008 |
3.8 (21601 votes)
|
5.94 (108 reviews)

While on vacation in Mexico, Chloe, a ritzy Beverly Hills chihuahua, finds herself lost and in need of assistance in order to get back home.

17.
The Cutting Edge
101 min | 1992 |
6.9 (17907 votes)
|
9.04 (108 reviews)

A temperamental figure skater and a former hockey player try to win Olympic gold as a figure skating pairs team.

18.
Brown Sugar
109 min | 2002 |
6.5 (8129 votes)
|
8.64 (36 reviews)

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.

19.
College Road Trip
83 min | 2008 |
4.3 (14874 votes)
|
6.43 (56 reviews)

James Porter (Martin Lawrence) drives his teenage daughter Melanie (Raven Symone), from their home in Chicago to a college interview in Washington, D.C.

20.
Maine Pyar Kiya
192 min | 1989 |
7.3 (10220 votes)
|
9.43 (34 reviews)

After Suman's father leaves her in the care of another family while he travels abroad, she falls in love with Prem. However, in order to for them to marry, Prem has to prove to Suman's father that he is not the same as his own dad.

21.
Jumping the Broom
112 min | 2011 |
5.7 (8756 votes)
|
7.82 (53 reviews)

Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.

22.
Phenomenon
123 min | 1996 |
6.4 (72234 votes)
|
8.49 (109 reviews)

An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.

23.
Over the Top
93 min | 1987 |
5.8 (47562 votes)
|
7.89 (115 reviews)

Tough trucker Lincoln Hawk is determined to win back his son and triumph at the world arm wrestling championships.

24.
Why Did I Get Married?
113 min | 2007 |
5.8 (11382 votes)
|
7.89 (96 reviews)

The big screen adaptation of Perry's stage play about the trials of marriage, and what happens to one family when a sexy young temptress arrives on the scene.

25.
Swing Kids
112 min | 1993 |
6.8 (14904 votes)
|
8.87 (83 reviews)

A close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany listen to banned swing music from the U.S. Soon, dancing and fun lead to more difficult choices, as the Nazis begin tightening their grip on...

26.
L.A. Story
95 min | 1991 |
6.7 (28329 votes)
|
8.77 (79 reviews)

With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a wacky weatherman tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early 1990s Los Angeles.

27.
Best Man Down
89 min | 2012 |
6.4 (8685 votes)
|
8.47 (33 reviews)

A newlywed couple cancels their honeymoon and returns to the snowy Midwest to make the funeral arrangements for their best man, who died unexpectedly after their ceremony.

28.
Medicine Man
106 min | 1992 |
6.0 (19240 votes)
|
8.06 (49 reviews)

In the beautiful and dangerous Amazon rainforest dissimilar people must should make their choice between business, science and love.

29.
The Man Without a Face
115 min | 1993 |
6.7 (25438 votes)
|
8.74 (76 reviews)

Chuck wants to leave home but can't make the grade for boarding school. Then he finds out the disfigured recluse living nearby is an ex-teacher.

30.
Life Itself
117 min | 2018 |
6.7 (12809 votes)
|
8.74 (300 reviews)

As a young New York City couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.

31.
The Bag Man
108 min | 2014 |
5.3 (15357 votes)
|
7.34 (581 reviews)

A criminal bides his time at a seedy motel, waiting for his boss after killing several men and making away with a mystery bag.

32.
Tin Cup
135 min | 1996 |
6.4 (44098 votes)
|
8.42 (62 reviews)

A washed up golf pro working at a driving range tries to qualify for the US Open in order to win the heart of his successful rival's girlfriend.

33.
Newsies
121 min | 1992 |
7.0 (17796 votes)
|
9.02 (251 reviews)

A musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business.

34.
Corrina, Corrina
115 min | 1994 |
6.6 (11244 votes)
|
8.62 (34 reviews)

In 1959, a widower hires a kindly housekeeper/nanny to care for his seven-year-old daughter.

35.
The Frisco Kid
119 min | 1979 |
6.4 (8144 votes)
|
8.4 (49 reviews)

A Polish rabbi wanders through the Old West on his way to lead a synagogue in San Francisco. On the way he is nearly burnt at the stake by Indians and almost killed by outlaws.

36.
Sirens
98 min | 1994 |
5.8 (9610 votes)
|
7.8 (59 reviews)

When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.

37.
Don Juan DeMarco
97 min | 1994 |
6.7 (46442 votes)
|
8.67 (107 reviews)

A psychiatrist must cure a young patient that presents himself as Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world.

38.
The Blue Lagoon
104 min | 1980 |
5.8 (59601 votes)
|
7.77 (126 reviews)

In the Victorian period, two children are shipwrecked on a tropical island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together, unaware that sexual maturity will eventually intervene.

39.
Jilla
185 min | 2014 |
6.1 (8638 votes)
|
8.07 (40 reviews)

A looming gangster after witnessing a bone chilling event, stands up against his father's prejudice.

40.
Holy Man
114 min | 1998 |
4.9 (17766 votes)
|
6.87 (68 reviews)

Eddie Murphy stars as an over-the-top television evangelist who finds a way to turn television home shopping into a religious experience, and takes America by storm.

41.
The Wizard
100 min | 1989 |
6.1 (13086 votes)
|
8.07 (81 reviews)

A boy and his brother run away from home and hitch cross country with the help of a girl they meet to compete in the ultimate video game championship.

42.
In Your Name
132 min | 2003 |
7.1 (14394 votes)
|
9.06 (43 reviews)

Problems arise when Radhey Mohan, a delinquent falls in love with a girl named Nirjara.

43.
Fly Away Home
107 min | 1996 |
6.8 (22500 votes)
|
8.76 (68 reviews)

A father and daughter decide to attempt to lead a flock of orphaned Canada Geese south by air.

44.
In the Land of Blood and Honey
127 min | 2011 |
4.5 (32975 votes)
|
6.46 (164 reviews)

During the Bosnian War, Danijel, a soldier fighting for the Serbs, re-encounters Ajla, a Bosnian who's now a captive in his camp he oversees. Their once promising connection has become ambiguous as their motives have changed.

45.
Bandslam
111 min | 2009 |
6.3 (13339 votes)
|
8.25 (42 reviews)

A new kid in town assembles a fledgling rock band -- together, they achieve their dreams and compete against the best in the biggest event of the year, a battle of the bands.

46.
Selena
127 min | 1997 |
6.7 (23095 votes)
|
8.65 (105 reviews)

The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts.

47.
The Parent Trap
128 min | 1998 |
6.5 (112524 votes)
|
8.43 (194 reviews)

Identical twins Annie and Hallie, separated at birth and each raised by one of their biological parents, later discover each other for the first time at summer camp and make a plan to bring their wayward parents back together.

48.
A Dog's Purpose
100 min | 2017 |
7.2 (59801 votes)
|
9.12 (393 reviews)

A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners.

49.
With Honors
101 min | 1994 |
6.7 (12091 votes)
|
8.61 (61 reviews)

Convinced his thesis will have him graduate with honors from Harvard University, a stuffy student finds himself at the mercy of a homeless man's demands when he holds the papers hostage.

50.
Biloxi Blues
106 min | 1988 |
6.6 (13032 votes)
|
8.51 (31 reviews)

A group of young recruits go through boot camp during the Second World War in Biloxi, Mississippi. From the play by Neil Simon.

Top 50 overrated drama movies

01.
Berg II
135 min | 2016 |
8.9 (102271 votes)
|
5.18 (142 reviews)

In a desolate war zone where screams of the innocent echo, on the very line between disaster and valor, 7 Maroon Berets will dance with death.

02.
Mansfield Park
112 min | 1999 |
7.1 (20527 votes)
|
3.66 (147 reviews)

At 10, Fanny Price, a poor relation, goes to live at Mansfield Park, the estate of her aunt's husband, Sir Thomas. Clever, studious, and a writer with an ironic imagination and fine moral ...

03.
Churchill
105 min | 2017 |
6.4 (12716 votes)
|
3.05 (145 reviews)

Ninety-six hours before the World War II invasion of Normandy, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill struggles with his severe reservations with Operation Overlord and his increasingly marginalized role in the war effort.

04.
Nothing to Lose
134 min | 2018 |
5.5 (22764 votes)
|
2.15 (35 reviews)

Self-financed fictional biopic of Brazilian bishop Edir Macedo, founder of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God and owner of Record TV network.

05.
A Ghost Story
92 min | 2017 |
6.8 (51230 votes)
|
3.48 (444 reviews)

In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try to reconnect with his bereft wife.

06.
The Killing of a Sacred Deer
121 min | 2017 |
7.0 (100946 votes)
|
3.68 (604 reviews)

Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.

07.
Uncut Gems
135 min | 2019 |
8.0 (29251 votes)
|
4.77 (476 reviews)

A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

08.
Midsommar
147 min | 2019 |
7.2 (103064 votes)
|
4.28 (1623 reviews)

A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown's fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.

09.
Roma
135 min | 2018 |
7.7 (121280 votes)
|
4.83 (966 reviews)

A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.

10.
The Lobster
119 min | 2015 |
7.2 (195310 votes)
|
4.36 (569 reviews)

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

11.
Three Steps Above Heaven
118 min | 2010 |
7.1 (21186 votes)
|
4.27 (39 reviews)

A privileged woman and a reckless man fall in love despite their different social classes.

12.
Mary Queen of Scots
124 min | 2018 |
6.3 (31753 votes)
|
3.54 (458 reviews)

Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

13.
Mother!
121 min | 2017 |
6.6 (171932 votes)
|
3.86 (1833 reviews)

A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.

14.
Whispers
90 min | 2015 |
6.4 (8076 votes)
|
3.7 (97 reviews)

A young couple grieving the recent death of their daughter move to the countryside where they are haunted by their tragedy and a sinister darkness.

15.
Us
116 min | 2019 |
6.9 (177171 votes)
|
4.2 (2713 reviews)

A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them.

16.
My Sassy Girl
92 min | 2008 |
6.3 (18743 votes)
|
3.78 (76 reviews)

A sweet Midwestern guy with his life planned out for himself is wooed, groomed, and ultimately dumped by a complicated, elusive gal.

17.
Ad Astra
123 min | 2019 |
6.7 (128218 votes)
|
4.19 (2258 reviews)

Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

18.
Inglourious Basterds
153 min | 2009 |
8.3 (1176097 votes)
|
5.8 (1549 reviews)

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same.

19.
Somewhere
97 min | 2010 |
6.3 (39463 votes)
|
3.81 (185 reviews)

After withdrawing to the Chateau Marmont, a passionless Hollywood actor reexamines his life when his eleven-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.

20.
Blade Runner 2049
164 min | 2017 |
8.0 (409531 votes)
|
5.51 (2003 reviews)

A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.

21.
Ratter
80 min | 2015 |
5.7 (8887 votes)
|
3.23 (77 reviews)

A young graduate student is tormented by a stalker who hacks into her electronic devices and monitors her every move.

22.
The Sweeney
112 min | 2012 |
6.1 (18096 votes)
|
3.64 (103 reviews)

A hardened detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan police. Based on the '70s UK TV show.

23.
Funny Games
111 min | 2007 |
6.5 (86164 votes)
|
4.05 (462 reviews)

Two psychopathic young men take a family hostage in their cabin.

24.
Manchester by the Sea
137 min | 2016 |
7.8 (225533 votes)
|
5.36 (652 reviews)

A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies.

25.
The Big Wedding
89 min | 2013 |
5.6 (45366 votes)
|
3.2 (115 reviews)

A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

26.
Wuthering Heights
129 min | 2011 |
6.0 (8755 votes)
|
3.62 (76 reviews)

A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy.

27.
The Wolf of Wall Street
180 min | 2013 |
8.2 (1083587 votes)
|
5.82 (1178 reviews)

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.

28.
Mission Mangal
130 min | 2019 |
6.5 (8543 votes)
|
4.15 (294 reviews)

Based on true events of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launching the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), making it the least expensive mission to Mars.

29.
The Third Half
113 min | 2012 |
7.7 (8027 votes)
|
5.39 (33 reviews)

Determined to build the best football club in the country, Dimitry hires the German coach, Rudolph Spitz, to galvanize his rag tag team but - when the first Nazi tanks roll through the city and Rebecca, the beautiful daughter of a local banker, elopes with his star player, all Dimitry's plans must change.

30.
7 Days in Entebbe
107 min | 2018 |
5.8 (11816 votes)
|
3.51 (196 reviews)

Inspired by the true events of the 1976 hijacking of an Air France flight en route from Tel Aviv to Paris, and the most daring rescue mission ever attempted.

31.
The Trip to Italy
108 min | 2014 |
6.6 (13263 votes)
|
4.32 (76 reviews)

Two men, six meals in six different places on a road trip around Italy. Liguria, Tuscany, Rome, Amalfi and ending in Capri.

32.
Crash
112 min | 2004 |
7.8 (407002 votes)
|
5.54 (1337 reviews)

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

33.
The Favourite
119 min | 2018 |
7.6 (143627 votes)
|
5.34 (1072 reviews)

In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

34.
Certain Women
107 min | 2016 |
6.3 (9521 votes)
|
4.05 (81 reviews)

The lives of three women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.

35.
Crazy Rich Asians
120 min | 2018 |
6.9 (117010 votes)
|
4.66 (946 reviews)

This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.

36.
Melancholia
135 min | 2011 |
7.1 (158116 votes)
|
4.89 (504 reviews)

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

37.
Arrival
116 min | 2016 |
7.9 (545297 votes)
|
5.7 (1603 reviews)

A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world.

38.
Gone Girl
149 min | 2014 |
8.1 (793880 votes)
|
5.9 (1099 reviews)

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

39.
High Life
113 min | 2018 |
5.9 (20465 votes)
|
3.72 (245 reviews)

A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.

40.
Elephant
81 min | 2003 |
7.2 (82242 votes)
|
5.03 (540 reviews)

Several ordinary high school students go through their daily routine as two others prepare for something more malevolent.

41.
Meek's Cutoff
104 min | 2010 |
6.5 (10891 votes)
|
4.34 (108 reviews)

Settlers traveling through the Oregon desert in 1845 find themselves stranded in harsh conditions.

42.
The Hunting Party
101 min | 2007 |
6.8 (24098 votes)
|
4.65 (85 reviews)

A young journalist, a seasoned cameraman and a discredited war correspondent embark on an unauthorized mission to find the No.1 war criminal in Bosnia. However, their extremely dangerous target decides to come after them.

43.
The Piano
121 min | 1993 |
7.6 (74762 votes)
|
5.46 (202 reviews)

In the mid-19th century, a mute woman is sent to New Zealand along with her young daughter and prized piano for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, but is soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation.

44.
Wiener-Dog
88 min | 2016 |
5.9 (8010 votes)
|
3.8 (84 reviews)

A dachshund passes from oddball owner to oddball owner, whose radically dysfunctional lives are all impacted by the pooch.

45.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
115 min | 2017 |
8.2 (377272 votes)
|
6.11 (1033 reviews)

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

46.
Before Midnight
109 min | 2013 |
7.9 (128589 votes)
|
5.81 (257 reviews)

We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

47.
Traffik
96 min | 2018 |
6.0 (17314 votes)
|
3.91 (174 reviews)

A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.

48.
Dunkirk
106 min | 2017 |
7.9 (496402 votes)
|
5.82 (2108 reviews)

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

49.
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
119 min | 2014 |
7.7 (541646 votes)
|
5.62 (1192 reviews)

A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.

50.
The Hurt Locker
131 min | 2008 |
7.6 (402656 votes)
|
5.52 (838 reviews)

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.