Most anticipated films for 2016 & 2017

Films I haven't seen yet but am most looking forward to seeing this year & next (updated regularly)
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1.
Arrival (2016)
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A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications. (116 mins.)
 
2.
It's Only the End of the World (2016)
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Louis (Gaspard Ulliel), a terminally ill writer, returns home after a long absence to tell his family that he is dying. (97 mins.)
Director: Xavier Dolan
 
3.
Neruda (2016)
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An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party. (107 mins.)
Director: Pablo Larraín
 
4.
Jackie (2016)
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Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband's historic legacy. (99 mins.)
Director: Pablo Larraín
 
5.
Weightless (2017)
Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas. (145 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
6.
Hands of Stone (2016)
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The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives. (111 mins.)
 
7.
Hellion (2014)
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When motocross and heavy metal obsessed thirteen-year-old Jacob's increasing delinquent behavior forces CPS to place his little brother... (99 mins.)
Director: Kat Candler
 
8.
Metalhead (2016)
The story of a heavy metal drummer who blows his eardrums out and must learn to adapt to a world of silence. An introspective journey into the vortex of our senses, tinkering with cinema's boundaries. (100 mins.)
 
9.
Mr. Pig (2016)
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A beautiful road movie, and a chance to talk about love for Mexico through the eyes of an American. (100 mins.)
Director: Diego Luna
 
10.
Trespass Against Us (2016)
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A man looks to find a way to escape the criminal ways of his outlaw family. (99 mins.)
Director: Adam Smith
 
11.
The Chosen Ones (2015)
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Young Ulises falls in love with teen Sofia, even as he is forced to lure her into his family's prostitution ring. Now he will do anything to save her. (105 mins.)
Director: David Pablos
 
12.
The Queen of Spain (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
The misadventures of a Spanish crew during the filming of an American movie in the 1950's Spain.
Director: Fernando Trueba
 
13.
A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Two intertwined cases linking the past with the present will require the aid of Department Q to catch an elusive serial killer, while time is running out. (112 mins.)
 
14.
Demolition (2015)
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A successful investment banker struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. With the help of a customer service rep and her young son, he starts to rebuild, beginning with the demolition of the life he once knew. (101 mins.)
 
15.
From Afar (2015)
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Armando, a 50 year man, seeks young men in Caracas and pays them just for company. One day he meets Elder, a 17 years boy that is the leader of a criminal gang, and that meeting changes their lives forever. (93 mins.)
Director: Lorenzo Vigas
 
16.
Swiss Army Man (2016)
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A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home. (97 mins.)
 
17.
Loving (2016)
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The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court. (123 mins.)
Director: Jeff Nichols
 
18.
The Birth of a Nation (2016)
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Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising. (120 mins.)
Director: Nate Parker
 
19.
I, Daniel Blake (2016)
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A middle aged carpenter who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario. (100 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
 
20.
Gleason (2016 Documentary)
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After he is diagnosed with ALS, former professional football player Steve Gleason begins making a video diary for his unborn son, as he, his wife, and their friends and family work to raise money for ALS patients as his disease progresses. (110 mins.)
Director: J. Clay Tweel
 
21.
Brotherhood (2016)
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First, there was Kidulthood, then Adulthood, and now comes Noel Clarke's last instalment: Brotherhood... (104 mins.)
Director: Noel Clarke
 
22.
Maggie's Plan (2015)
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Maggie wants to have a baby, raising him on his own, but when she gets romantically involved with John, a married man, things get complicated and all the balance of Maggie's plans may collapse. (98 mins.)
Director: Rebecca Miller
 
23.
Bleed for This (2016)
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The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he'd ever walk again, made one of sport's most incredible comebacks. (117 mins.)
Director: Ben Younger
 
24.
You're Killing Me Susana (2016)
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"Me Estas Matando Susana" takes us on Eligio's quest to find and recover his wife, Susana, who without a word, left Mexico City behind for a writer's conference held in the chilly U.S. heartland. (100 mins.)
Director: Roberto Sneider
 
25.
War on Everyone (2016)
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Two corrupt cops in New Mexico set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path. Things take a sinister turn, however, when they try to intimidate someone who is more dangerous than they are. Or is he? (98 mins.)
 
26.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
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Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever. (118 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
 
27.
Graduation (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A film about compromises and the implications of the parent's role. (128 mins.)
Director: Cristian Mungiu
 
28.
Aquarius (2016)
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Clara, a 65 year old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife... (142 mins.)
 
29.
The Handmaiden (2016)
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A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her. (144 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
 
30.
Hell or High Water (2016)
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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. (102 mins.)
Director: David Mackenzie
 
31.
Imperium (2016)
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A young FBI agent, eager to prove himself in the field, goes undercover as a white supremacist. (109 mins.)
Director: Daniel Ragussis
 
32.
The Accountant (2016)
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As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise. (128 mins.)
Director: Gavin O'Connor
 
33.
Dunkirk (2017)
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
 
34.
Moonlight (2016)
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A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, 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. (111 mins.)
Director: Barry Jenkins
 
35.
The Salesman (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Forushande (The Salesman) is the story of a couple whose relationship begins to turn sour during their performance of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. (125 mins.)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
 
36.
Sully (2016)
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The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight's passengers and crew. (96 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
37.
Lion (2016)
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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. (118 mins.)
Director: Garth Davis
 
38.
Nocturnal Animals (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale. (116 mins.)
Director: Tom Ford
 
39.
Silence (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the seventeenth century, two Jesuit priests face violence and persecution when they travel to Japan to locate their mentor and propagate Christianity. (159 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
40.
Free Fire (2016)
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Set in Boston in 1978, a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two gangs turns into a shootout and a game of survival. (90 mins.)
Director: Ben Wheatley
 
41.
La La Land (2016)
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A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. (128 mins.)
Director: Damien Chazelle
 
42.
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
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An uncle is forced to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies. (137 mins.)
 
43.
The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Cox and Hirsch play father and son coroners who receive a mysterious homicide victim with no apparent cause of death... (99 mins.)
Director: André Øvredal