Drama

Granted, dramatic movies can often be over the top—teenage vampires and werewolves fighting over the same girl ring a bell? But we’re not naming names. Bella and Edward. However, even when they’re silly, but especially when they’re good, dramas strike a chord with audiences. The editors at Screen Junkies take this very seriously; check out our lists of the best historical dramas, most memorable quotes and saddest movie soundtracks to ever grace the silver screen.

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The Film Cult Presents: The House of Yes
Friday, April 24 by

“You be him, and I’ll be her.” When I checked to see if I’d already written a column about The House of Yes, I couldn’t believe I hadn’t. Movies come…

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The Film Cult Presents: The Hours
Friday, April 3 by

We’re going to have a literary nerd-out here at The Film Cult Presents this week. What do you get when you mix a prosthetic nose, “buckets of roses”, and a…

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The Film Cult Presents: I Am Love
Friday, March 27 by

Warning! Major Spoilers Ahead! As a follower of fashion, I first heard about I Am Love from various fashion publications. Articles on Tilda Swinton’s Raf Simons-designed wardrobe and her singular…

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The Film Cult Presents: Weekend
Friday, March 20 by

I know what I’m about to say is controversial, but I have to say it anyway. Gay-themed movies tend to suck, and no I don’t mean blowjobs. I’ve seen maybe…

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The Film Cult Presents: Grey Gardens
Friday, March 13 by

Last week, Albert Maysels, one of our great documentarians, passed away. I thought it only right then that I devote this week’s column to my favorite of his films, Grey…

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The Film Cult Presents: Where the Wild Things Are
Friday, February 27 by

About a quarter of the way through Where the Wild Things are, Max, the kid who’s just bitten his mother, is convincing the wild things not to eat him by…

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The Film Cult Presents: The Bridges of Madison County
Friday, February 20 by

Okay, okay. I get it. I know this is a romance movie steeped in genre stereotypes: frustrated housewife, discovered letters from a dead mother, the rough ’n tumble stranger driving…

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The Film Cult Presents: The Beach
Friday, February 13 by

I often imagine storylines extending past the end of films. For instance, I consider Revolutionary Road as the extended storyline of Titanic had Jack not drowned. Jack and Rose are…

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The Film Cult Presents: Hard Candy
Friday, September 19 by

The revenge Page’s character takes out on Wilson is calculated, diabolical. It’s hard to argue that Wilson’s character doesn’t deserve it, so I won’t. That said, there is a sense of the predatory to Hayley. She’s been working at this.

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The Film Cult Presents: American Gigolo
Friday, August 22 by

The Film Cult Presents: American Gigolo, the 1980 film about sex and fashion that became a cult classic for its eighties aesthetic.

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The Film Cult Presents: Go
Sunday, August 10 by

Warning! Spoilers Ahead! In the spring of 1999, just before I graduated from high school, I met a young man named Zoe. He was a few years older and, I…

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The Film Cult Presents: Elizabethtown
Friday, July 18 by

Warning! Spoilers Ahead! Five movies after the last of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he played eternally-fare, arrow-wielding Legolas, Orlando Bloom teamed up with Cameron Crowe to…

The Film Cult Presents: Hanna
Friday, May 16 by

Warning! Spoilers Ahead! I don’t normally review movies this recent, but having just seen it appear on another website’s list of ten movies one may have overlooked in the last…

‘A Walk To Remember’ Quotes
Thursday, November 15 by Mia Romero

Fans of the film will agree that there are many great "A Walk to Remember" quotes. This inspiring love story stars Mandy Moore and Shane West. Their characters come from…

Love And Basketball Quotes
Sunday, October 7 by Jason Cuthbert

When actor Omar Epps and actress Sanaa Lathan turned hoops dreams into hot romance with their on-screen chemistry in the 2000 romantic drama "Love & Basketball" many of their quotes…

Titanic Cast
Wednesday, September 26 by Jason Cuthbert

As far as film acting goes, being a member of the "Titanic" cast is like the equivalent of playing for the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980's when you…

Friendship Quotes From Movies
Wednesday, September 19 by Jason Cuthbert

Friends may come and go, while some were probably not real friends to begin with. It takes strong principles like mutual respect, appreciation, selflessness, trust, and time to cement a…

Notorious Soundtrack Song List Songs That Will Get Any Party Bumping
Wednesday, November 9 by Diana Exil

The "Notorious" sountrack song list was a collection of songs from the hugely popular movie, "Notorious." The 2009 movie grossed 43 million dollars and was based on the life (and…

10 Best Psychological Horror Movies To Watch Alone At Night
Wednesday, November 9 by Shawn Lealos

The ten best psychological horror movies work to frighten the audience with more than just jump scares and scary monsters. These movies get into the skin of the viewer, presenting…

10 Best World History Movies That Bend The Truth
Tuesday, November 8 by Chris Hudson

World history might not have been an interesting subject for some people in school but on the television, we all have our beloved world history movies.  Below is a list…

Experience the Roller Coaster of Love with these Dear John Movie Quotes
Monday, November 7 by Frost

Love gets its share of bumps and bruises while continuing on with these "Dear John" movie quotes. Love wouldn't be love if it was always easy and this drama lets…

Cadillac Records Soundtrack Track List Features True Rock and Roll Magic
Thursday, November 3 by Dwayne Dockery
The Dear John Cast has an Impressive Resume
Monday, October 31 by Beth Crayon
‘New Moon’ Quotes by Vampires, Werewolves, and Teenagers
Friday, October 28 by Bo Vandy

While the Twilight saga is actually known more for its sparkly vampires and dreamy looks, there are also quite a few great "New Moon" quotes that have come out of…

Sink Your Teeth Into These Breaking Dawn Spoilers
Thursday, October 27 by Amber Smith

Here are some “Breaking Dawn” spoilers if you don’t have the time or patience to read the book. “Breaking Dawn” is the fourth book in Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight” saga. It…

Are You Dreaming About The Inception Cast?
Thursday, October 27 by Shawn Lealos

When Christopher Nolan was filling up his “Inception” cast, he brought in some of the most talented actors working today. Some of the names were not widely known at the…

Twilight Eclipse Quotes For Every Teenage Werewolf
Sunday, October 23 by E. Newman
Both Funny and Inspiring The Blind Side Movie Quotes
Saturday, October 22 by Frost

The importance of family obeys no classifications, as you will experience in "The Blind Side" movie quotes. The love of a mother takes the center stage in a community that isn't…

Grab Yourself a Bucket of Chicken and a Cry: Precious Movie Quotes
Friday, October 21 by Emilia Lamberto
5 New Moon Quotes That You Missed The First Time Around
Wednesday, October 19 by E. Newman

"Well Gran, you might have noticed that my boyfriend glitters. It's just something he does in the sun. Don't worry about it." Here's one of "New Moon's" most humorous quotes…

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