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List Of 2009 Drama Films

Some seriously heavy hitting dramas were released at this time. Our highlights would have to be 'A Prophet', 'Fish Tank' and 'Sin Nombre'.

"Movies like Run Lola Run": Best Modern Foreign Thrillers

Ah, where to start? There are so many fantastic foreign thrillers in this collection that have slipped most people's radar. A few suggestions off the bat, check out 'A Prophet' for a challenging prison drama, 'Infernal Affairs' for a police thriller, and 'Gomorrah' for a youth drama!

'Movies Like Ong Bak': Thrilling Foreign Hidden-Gems

The contemporary crème de la crème de crime from around the globe (try saying that three times fast), including superb prison flick 'A Prophet' and Scandinavian heist-thriller 'Headhunters'. If you don't mind subtitles, then you're in for a treat!

'Inside the Inside': Modern Prison Dramas

Ever wondered what life on the inside was like? Or recently released, and trying to relive fond memories? Why not check out this list of prison dramas released from 2000 onwards!

'Banged Up Abroad': Foreign Prison Drama

Some of the best foreign-language prison dramas from around the world, including 'A Prophet', 'Innocence', and 'Female Convict: Scorpion'. Remember, bread and water in Spanish is pan y agua.

'No Day-Release Here': Action Packed Prison Flicks

Lock a bunch of testosterone fueled thugs up in a confined space and you're bound to get something exciting (particularly when that confined space is actually in space, as in 'Lockout'! Features legendary tough-nuts Hardy, Stallone, and Statham.

'Movies Like Spring Breakers': Indie Crime Thrillers

Movies in the vein of 'Charlie Countryman': taking classic crime cinema themes and giving them a modern, indie spin. Some films are foreign, some simply under-publicized, but all are guaranteed to give you a fresh appreciation of the genre!

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