Drama lovers, have you watched all of the best drama movies of 2022? Let’s check it out!
Like every year, 2022 was a year with many emotions, sometimes difficult and sometimes easy. We are very close to the end now and we are counting the days for a new year. In terms of movies, we watched many movies of all kinds and some of them we liked and some of them did not satisfy us. We also met with many productions in the drama genre that will leave us impressed for days.
We wish you all a happy new year in advance and we move on to the part where we meet the best drama movies of 2022. Don’t forget to write your own favorite drama movie and watch productions you haven’t watched!
The first movie of our the best drama movies of 2022 list, Hustle joined our lives on June 8, 2022. Bringing drama and basketball together, we witness the life of coach Stanley, who has made it his mission to unleash the talents that are on the edge. The coach Stanley, nicknamed Sugarman, who suffered many injustices but did not give up, this time finds the talent he is looking for in Spain.
Although it is difficult to get the talented Bo Cruz out of Spain and take him to America, Stanley somehow convinces him to be in the NBA. The duo’s job gets a lot harder after that: it takes a lot of work to prove Bo Cruz’s skills to the NBA and show that he can be at the top of basketball!
Hustle, which has a score of 7.3 on IMDb, is a drama movie that has not fallen from the trends for weeks on Netflix. Jeremiah Zagar sits in the director’s chair of the film, which offers a total of 120 minutes of viewing pleasure. The Hustle cast includes names such as Adam Sandler, Queen Latifah, Juancho Hernangomez and Ben Foster.
Also Read: Hustle Cast – Ages, Partners, Characters
The second movie of our the best drama movies of 2022 list, Elvis joined our lives on June 24, 2022. Focusing on the life of Elvis Presley, who is the king of rock ‘n’ roll music and no one can replace him, the production also reveals many unknown things about him. Not only how he became famous and what happened after this period, but also what happened to him in the process of becoming famous was the subject of the movie. Well, if you ask how we learn all this, they are all stories told by Colonel Tom Parker, Elvis Presley’s manager, who did not leave his side throughout his life.
Elvis, which has 7.4 points on IMDb, has 27 awards in total and has 87 nominations. The production has a total duration of 160 minutes, but the story is so homogeneously distributed that it never gets boring. Elvis Presley is played by Austin Butler in the production, which is directed by Baz Luhrmann as both the director and the screenwriter. Other cast members include Tom Hanks, Olivia DeJonge, Helen Thomson and David Menham.
To be honest, our the best drama movies of 2022 list would be incomplete without Tár. Tár, who joined our lives on November 28, 2022, is almost a movie that includes the dance of music and drama. The famous Lydia Tár is the first woman to become a conductor for a major German music orchestra and is one of the best in her business worldwide. Was it easy to get to where she is? How did her difficulties affect her?
With a score of 7.8 on IMDb, Tár has 26 awards and 83 nominations in total. The production, which is both directed and written by the talented Todd Field, offers approximately 160 minutes of viewing pleasure. The cast of Tár includes names such as Cate Blanchett, Nina Hodd, Sophie Kauer and Adam Gopnik.
4. My Policeman
Another member of our the best drama movies of 2022 list, My Policeman joined our lives on November 4, 2022. In the movie, which allows us to witness the life of police officer Tom Burges, we also meet many difficulties. Tom is gay, but society is both against homosexuality and there is no law yet. Dating a female teacher named Marion, Tom actually has a crush on Patrick, a museum worker, and the two have a secret relationship. When he marries Marion as a result of pressure from the public, things get complicated.
My Policeman, which has a score of 6.5 on IMDb, is a valuable production as it focuses on the experiences of a segment exposed to many inequalities. Michael Grandage sits in the director’s chair, with screenwriters Ron Nyswaner and Bethan Roberts. The police officer is played by Tom Harry Styles, while other members of the cast include Emma Corrin, Gina McKee, Linus Roache and Rupert Everett.
5. The Banshees of Inisherin
The Banshees of Inisherin, the next member of our list of the best drama movies of 2022, joined our lives on October 9, 2022. Colm and Pádraic are two good friends in the production that invites us to a small Irish island called Inisherin. But one day, Colm says he doesn’t want to be friends and see each other anymore. Although this discourse seems simple, it causes striking events that concern the whole island.
With a score of 8.0 on IMDb, The Banshees of Inisherin has 45 awards and 124 nominations. The production is both directed and written by Martin McDonagh. The cast of The Banshees of Inisher includes names such as Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Kerry Condon and Pat Shortt.
6. The Fabelmans
The Fabelmans is a production that deserves to be included in our list of the best drama movies of 2022 when it is released on October 6, 2022. Sammy Fabelman and his friends dream of becoming great directors in the film, which invites us to the era of World War II’s destruction. In such an environment, the possibilities are limited, but the imagination is endless.
The Fabelmans, which has a score of 7.9 on IMDb, has 10 awards in total and has 108 nominations. Featuring both director and screenwriter Steven Spielberg, the production offers a total of 150 minutes of viewing pleasure. The Fabelmans cast includes names such as Michelle Williams, Labriel LaBelle, Paul Dano and Judd Hirsch.