The Best Dramas of All Time

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The Godfather

1972    Francis Ford Coppola    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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The Shawshank Redemption

1994    Frank Darabont    Rated R

Buddy Film    Drama    Escape Film

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The Godfather Part II

1974    Francis Ford Coppola    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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GoodFellas

1990    Martin Scorsese    Rated R

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Crime

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Fight Club

1999    David Fincher    Rated R

Black Comedy    Comedy Drama    Drama

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Ikiru

1952    Akira Kurosawa    Not Rated

Drama    Foreign Language Film    Medical Drama

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Casablanca

1942    Michael Curtiz    Rated PG

Drama    Romance    Romantic Drama

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City Lights

1931    Charles Chaplin    Rated G

Comedy Drama    Drama    Melodrama

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

1975    Milos Forman    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Drama    Medical Drama

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Seven Samurai

1954    Akira Kurosawa    Not Rated

Drama    Ensemble Film    Foreign Language Film

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Citizen Kane

1941    Orson Welles    Not Rated

Drama    Period Film

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The Apartment

1960    Billy Wilder    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Drama    Romance

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Taxi Driver

1976    Martin Scorsese    Rated R

Drama    Prostitution Film    Psychological Drama

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Rashômon

1950    Akira Kurosawa    Not Rated

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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Apocalypse Now

1979    Francis Ford Coppola    Rated R

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Anti-War Film

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12 Angry Men

1957    Sidney Lumet    Not Rated

Based-on-Theatre    Courtroom Drama    Drama

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The Bicycle Thief

1948    Vittorio De Sica    Not Rated

Coming-of-Age    Crime    Crime Drama

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The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1948    John Huston    Not Rated

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Drama

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Paths of Glory

1957    Stanley Kubrick    Not Rated

Anti-War Film    Drama    Message Movie

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Schindler's List

1993    Steven Spielberg    Rated R

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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