Movies like A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood 2019

An award-winning cynical journalist, Lloyd Vogel, begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write an Esquire profile piece on the beloved television icon Fred Rogers. After his encounter with Rogers, Vogel's perspective on life is transformed.

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1 The Art Of Self-Defense 2019

Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local dojo led by a charismatic and mysterious Sensei in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence and hypermasculinity and a woman fighting for her place in it.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Riley Stearns

Writer:

Riley Stearns

Country:

United States of America
6.7

2 Ford V Ferrari 2019

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

Genres:

Drama, Action

Director:

James Mangold

Countries:

France, United States of America
8.1

3 Knives Out 2019

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller, Comedy

Director:

Rian Johnson

Writer:

Rian Johnson

Country:

United States of America
8

4 The Peanut Butter Falcon 2019

A down-on-his-luck crab fisherman embarks on a journey to get a young man with Down syndrome to a professional wrestling school in rural North Carolina and away from the retirement home where he’s lived for the past two and a half years.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Comedy

Country:

United States of America
7.6

5 The Farewell 2019

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Lulu Wang

Writer:

Lulu Wang

Countries:

China, United States of America
7.6

6 Rocketman 2019

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Dexter Fletcher

Writer:

Lee Hall

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.3

7 Dolemite Is My Name 2019

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, History

Director:

Craig Brewer

Country:

United States of America
7.3

8 Ad Astra 2019

The near future, a time when both hope and hardships drive humanity to look to the stars and beyond. While a mysterious phenomenon menaces to destroy life on planet Earth, astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across the immensity of space and its many perils to uncover the truth about a lost expedition that decades before boldly faced emptiness and silence in search of the unknown.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Drama

Director:

James Gray

Countries:

Brazil, China, United States of America
6.6

9 Brittany Runs A Marathon 2019

A young woman decides to make positive changes in her life by training for the New York City Marathon.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Country:

United States of America
6.8

10 Hustlers 2019

A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Lorene Scafaria

Writers:

Lorene Scafaria, Jessica Pressler (inspired by the article published by New York Magazine entitled "The Hustlers at Scores" written by)

Country:

United States of America
6.3

11 Harriet 2019

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

Genres:

History, Drama

Director:

Kasi Lemmons

Writers:

Gregory Allen Howard (screenplay by), Kasi Lemmons (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

12 Luce 2019

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller

Director:

Julius Onah

Writers:

J.C. Lee (play), J.C. Lee (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.8

13 Where'd You Go, Bernadette 2019

When architect-turned-recluse Bernadette Fox goes missing prior to a family trip to Antarctica, her 15-year-old daughter Bee goes on a quest with Bernadette's husband to find her.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Mystery

Director:

Richard Linklater

Writers:

Richard Linklater (screenplay by), Holly Gent (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

14 Judy 2019

Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Rupert Goold

Writers:

Tom Edge (screenplay by), Peter Quilter (based on the stageplay "End of the Rainbow" by)

Country:

United Kingdom
6.9

15 Bombshell 2019

Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who created it.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Jay Roach

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.8

16 The Report 2019

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With the truth at stake, Jones battled tirelessly to make public what many in power sought to keep hidden.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, History

Director:

Scott Z. Burns

Writer:

Scott Z. Burns

Country:

United States of America
7.2

17 Dark Waters 2019

A tenacious attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths due to one of the world's largest corporations. In the process, he risks everything — his future, his family, and his own life — to expose the truth.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller

Director:

Todd Haynes

Writers:

Nathaniel Rich (based on The New York Times magazine article "The Lawyer Who Became DuPont's Worst Nightmare" by), Mario Correa (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

18 The Aeronauts 2019

In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Romance

Director:

Tom Harper

Writers:

Tom Harper (story by), Jack Thorne (story by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.6

19 Queen & Slim 2019

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results, when the man kills the police officer in self-defense. Terrified and in fear for their lives, the man, a retail employee, and the woman, a criminal defense lawyer, are forced to go on the run. But the incident is captured on video and goes viral, and the couple unwittingly become a symbol of trauma, terror, grief and pain for people across the country.

Genres:

Drama, Romance, Crime

Director:

Melina Matsoukas

Writers:

Lena Waithe (screenplay by), James Frey (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7

20 Honey Boy 2019

The story of a child star attempting to mend his relationship with his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father over the course of a decade, loosely based on Shia LaBeouf’s life.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Alma Har'el

Writer:

Shia LaBeouf

Country:

United States of America
7.3

21 Richard Jewell 2019

Directed by Clint Eastwood and based on true events, "Richard Jewell" is a story of what happens when what is reported as fact obscures the truth. "There is a bomb in Centennial Park. You have thirty minutes." The world is first introduced to Richard Jewell as the security guard who reports finding the device at the 1996 Atlanta bombing-his report making him a hero whose swift actions save countless lives. But within days, the law enforcement wannabe becomes the FBI's number one suspect, vilified by press and public alike, his life ripped apart. Richard Jewell thinks quick, works fast, and saves hundreds, perhaps thousands, of lives after a domestic terrorist plants several pipe bombs and they explode during a concert, only to be falsely suspected of the crime by sloppy FBI work and sensational media coverage.

Genres:

Drama, Crime

Director:

Clint Eastwood

Writers:

Billy Ray, Marie Brenner (article) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.5

22 Onward 2020

In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.

Genres:

Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

Dan Scanlon

Writers:

Dan Scanlon (original story by), Keith Bunin (original story by) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.5

23 Blinded By The Light (2019 Movie) 2019