Movies like 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.

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1 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.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Marielle Heller

Countries:

China, United States of America
7.3

2 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

3 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

4 1917 2019

At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.

Genres:

War, Drama, Action, Thriller

Director:

Sam Mendes

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
8.4

5 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

6 The Last Black Man In San Francisco 2019

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Joe Talbot

Writers:

Jimmie Fails (story), Joe Talbot (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

7 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

8 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

9 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

10 Good Boys 2019

A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Gene Stupnitsky

Country:

United States of America
6.7

11 Yesterday 2019

Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy, Music

Director:

Danny Boyle

Writers:

Richard Curtis (screenplay by), Jack Barth (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United Kingdom
6.8

12 Ready Or Not 2019

A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Comedy

Country:

United States of America
6.8

13 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

14 Long Shot 2019

Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jonathan Levine

Writers:

Dan Sterling (screenplay by), Liz Hannah (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

15 Fighting With My Family 2019

Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for the WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her loved ones behind and face this new cutthroat world alone. Paige's journey pushes her to dig deep and ultimately prove to the world that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Stephen Merchant

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.1

16 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

17 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

18 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

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 The Death Of Dick Long 2019

Dick died last night, and Zeke and Earl don’t want anybody finding out how. That’s too bad though, cause news travels fast in small-town Alabama.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Drama

Director:

Daniel Scheinert

Writer:

Billy Chew

Country:

United States of America
6.3

21 Waves 2019

A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.

Genres:

Romance, Drama

Director:

Trey Edward Shults

Country:

United States of America
7.6

22 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

23 Blinded By The Light (2019 Movie) 2019