Top 10 awesome movies like Jacknife that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Jacknife and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of David Hugh Jones, Robert De Niro and Kathy Baker . Here goes the list -

  1. The Climb
  2. Mass Appeal
  3. Losing Isaiah
  4. Marvin's Room
  5. Titanic Town
  6. Distant Thunder
  7. In Celebration
  8. On Golden Pond
  9. The Stars Fell on Henrietta
  10. Orphans
  1. The Climb

    The Climb

    Chuck, a crusty old civic engineer, has an arsenal full of memories. With irreverent wit, he rattles on, in his irascible humorous style, burning his spicy stories into the imagination of a young neighbor kid Danny.

    This movie, created by Bob Swaim, John Hurt and Gregory Smith, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. Mass Appeal

    Mass Appeal

    A popular Connecticut priest shields a seminary rebel from the wrath of a stern monsignor.

    This movie, created by Glenn Jordan, Jack Lemmon and Zeljko Ivanek, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Directv, Fandangonow and Vudu.

  3. Losing Isaiah

    Losing Isaiah

    The natural and adoptive mothers of a young boy are involved in a bitter, controversial custody battle.

    This movie, created by Stephen Gyllenhaal, Jessica Lange and Halle Berry, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  4. Marvin's Room

    Marvin's Room

    A leukemia patient attempts to end a twenty-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow.

    This movie, created by Jerry Zaks, Meryl Streep and Leonardo DiCaprio, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  5. Titanic Town

    Titanic Town

    A Belfast, Northern Ireland housewife takes up the peace cause, which causes her family trouble with I.R.A. sympathizers.

    This movie, created by Roger Michell, Julie Walters and CiarĂ¡n Hinds, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Distant Thunder

    Distant Thunder

    A troubled Vietnam war vet deserts his wife and child shortly after he returns from the war. He returns after 10 years, where he's been living like an animal in the forest. He finds himself unprepared for the changes that he will have to cope with, and when the vet tries to contact his son, he realizes that he has caused more damage than he had imagined.

    This movie, created by Rick Rosenthal, Ralph Macchio and John Lithgow, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Youtube, Microsoft Store, Amazon Video, Vudu, Google Play Movies and Apple Itunes.

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  7. In Celebration

    In Celebration

    In a Yorkshire mining town, three educated brothers return to their blue-collar home to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of their parents, but dark secrets come to the fore.

    This movie, created by Lindsay Anderson, Alan Bates and Brian Cox, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. On Golden Pond

    On Golden Pond

    Norman is a curmudgeon with an estranged relationship with his daughter Chelsea. At Golden Pond, he and his wife nevertheless agree to care for Billy, the son of Chelsea's new boyfriend, and a most unexpected relationship blooms.

    This movie, created by Mark Rydell, Katharine Hepburn and Henry Fonda, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Directv, Hbo Now Amazon Channel, Hbo Now and Hoopla.

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  9. The Stars Fell on Henrietta

    The Stars Fell on Henrietta

    The setting is early America during the oil boom. An elderly, down on his luck "oil man", Mr. Cox (Robert Duvall), finds himself in the town of Henrietta. Using unconventional methods, he convinces himself and local Don Day (Aidan Quinn) that there is oil on Day's land. The financially strapped Day puts everything into finding oil, but at what cost?

    This movie, created by James Keach, Robert Duvall and Aidan Quinn, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  10. Orphans

    Orphans

    The two brothers Treat and Philip lived alone since they were kids. Interdependent they dwell in a loft house and live on little thefts, until an aging minor criminal moves in with them and takes over the role of a father.

    This movie, created by Alan J. Pakula, Albert Finney and Matthew Modine, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Video, Fandangonow and Youtube.

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