2017 Golden Globe Nominees for Best Motion Picture - Drama

Posted December 12, 2016

These are the Golden Globe nominees for Best Motion Picture, Drama for 2016.  The winner will be announced January 8th, 2017.  Check back soon for updated rankings once the winner is announced!


Directed by Barry Jenkins | Rated R | 111 min | 2016

A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

Manchester by the Sea

Directed by Kenneth Lonergan | Rated R | 137 min | 2016

An uncle is forced to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies.

Hacksaw Ridge

Directed by Mel Gibson | Rated R | 139 min | 2016

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Hell or High Water

Directed by David Mackenzie | Rated R | 102 min | 2016

A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's ranch in West Texas.


Directed by Garth Davis | Rated PG-13 | 118 min | 2016

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.