2016

View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
Midnight Special (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A father and son go on the run, pursued by the government and a cult drawn to the child's special powers. (112 mins.)
Director: Jeff Nichols
 
2.
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A new assignment forces a top spy to team up with his football hooligan brother. (83 mins.)
Director: Louis Leterrier
 
3.
Gold (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia. (120 mins.)
Director: Stephen Gaghan
 
4.
Free State of Jones (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A disillusioned Confederate army deserter returns to Mississippi and leads a militia of fellow deserters and women in an uprising against the corrupt local Confederate government. (139 mins.)
Director: Gary Ross
 
5.
Why Him? (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A holiday gathering threatens to go off the rails when Ned Fleming realizes that his daughter's Silicon Valley millionaire boyfriend is about to pop the question. (111 mins.)
Director: John Hamburg
 
6.
True Crimes (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A murder investigation of a slain business man turns to clues found in an author's book about an eerily similar crime. Based on the 2008 article "True Crimes - A postmodern murder mystery" by David Grann. (92 mins.)
 
7.
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions. (113 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
8.
Genius (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A chronicle of Max Perkins's time as the book editor at Scribner, where he oversaw works by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and others. (104 mins.)
 
9.
The Girl on the Train (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life. (112 mins.)
Director: Tate Taylor
 
10.
Don't Think Twice (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets a huge break, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all. (92 mins.)
Director: Mike Birbiglia
 
11.
Swiss Army Man (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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.)
 
12.
Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Manny, Diego, and Sid join up with Buck to fend off a meteor strike that would destroy the world. (94 mins.)
 
13.
Trolls (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. (92 mins.)
 
14.
The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment. (110 mins.)
Director: David Yates
 
15.
Sing (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same. (108 mins.)
 
16.
Loving (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision. (123 mins.)
Director: Jeff Nichols
 
17.
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan. (112 mins.)
 
18.
The Infiltrator (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A U.S. Customs official uncovers a money laundering scheme involving Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar. (127 mins.)
Director: Brad Furman
 
19.
Morris from America (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The romantic and coming-of-age misadventures of a 13-year-old American living in Germany. (91 mins.)
Director: Chad Hartigan
 
20.
Live by Night (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan. (129 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
 
21.
Café Society (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In the 1930s, a Bronx native moves to Hollywood and falls in love with a young woman who is seeing a married man. (96 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
22.
Moana (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. (107 mins.)
 
23.
Allied (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war. (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
24.
Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. (111 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
25.
Anthropoid (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler. (120 mins.)
Director: Sean Ellis
 
26.
The Light Between Oceans (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat. (133 mins.)
 
27.
Sieranevada (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Centers around a family gathering on the anniversary of a patriarch's recent death. (173 mins.)
Director: Cristi Puiu
 
28.
Paterson (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A quiet observation of the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details. (118 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
29.
Graduation (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A film about compromises and the implications of the parent's role. (128 mins.)
Director: Cristian Mungiu
 
30.
Other People (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A struggling comedy writer, fresh off a breakup and in the midst of the worst year of his life, returns to Sacramento to care for his dying mother. (97 mins.)
Director: Chris Kelly
 
31.
The Promise (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris. (133 mins.)
Director: Terry George
 
32.
Elle (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A successful businesswoman gets caught up in a game of cat and mouse as she tracks down the unknown man who raped her. (130 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
 
33.
The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The true story of Olli Mäki, the famous Finnish boxer who had a shot at the 1962 World Featherweight title. (92 mins.)
Director: Juho Kuosmanen
 
34.
My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love. (66 mins.)
Director: Claude Barras
 
35.
Nerdland (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The story of two best friends whose dreams of success and stardom have fizzled, so they decide to become famous in one day - at all costs. (85 mins.)
Director: Chris Prynoski
 
36.
Toni Erdmann (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A practical joking father tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter ego and posing as her CEO's life coach. (162 mins.)
Director: Maren Ade
 
37.
Gods of Egypt (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt's throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. (127 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
 
38.
Triple 9 (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town. (115 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
 
39.
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When it becomes clear that his solo album is a failure, a former boy band member does everything in his power to maintain his celebrity status. (87 mins.)
 
40.
American Honey (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits. (163 mins.)
Director: Andrea Arnold
 
41.
Trespass Against Us (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A man looks to find a way to escape the criminal ways of his outlaw family. (99 mins.)
Director: Adam Smith
 
42.
Mr. Church (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
"Mr. Church" tells the story of a unique friendship that develops when a little girl and her dying mother retain the services of a talented cook - Henry Joseph Church. What begins as a six month arrangement instead spans into fifteen years and creates a family bond that lasts forever. (104 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
43.
Storks (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. (87 mins.)
 
44.
Snowden (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press. (134 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
45.
Passengers (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early. (116 mins.)
Director: Morten Tyldum
 
46.
Divines (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A street teenager from a dysfunctional family from a banlieue (HLMs) in Paris comes across a young dancer who turns her life upside down. (105 mins.)
Director: Houda Benyamina
 
47.
20th Century Women (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of a teenage boy, his mother, and two other women who help raise him among the love and freedom of Southern California of 1979. (119 mins.)
Director: Mike Mills
 
48.
Mother's Day (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Three generations come together in the week leading up to Mother's Day. (118 mins.)
Director: Garry Marshall
 
49.
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A suburban couple becomes embroiled in an international espionage plot when they discover that their seemingly perfect new neighbors are government spies. (105 mins.)
Director: Greg Mottola
 
50.
Collateral Beauty (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty. (97 mins.)
Director: David Frankel
 
51.
Neruda (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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
 
52.
Office Christmas Party (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party in order to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand... (105 mins.)
 
53.
A Cure for Wellness (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps, but soon suspects that the spa's treatments are not what they seem. (146 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
54.
The Secret Scripture (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A woman keeps a diary of her extended stay at a mental hospital. (108 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
 
55.
The Lost City of Z (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s. (141 mins.)
Director: James Gray
 
56.
The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine when her best friend, Krista, starts dating her older brother. (104 mins.)
 
57.
13 Hours (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
During an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos. (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
58.
American Pastoral (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An All-American college star and his beauty queen wife watch their seemingly perfect life fall apart as their daughter joins the turmoil of '60s America. (108 mins.)
Director: Ewan McGregor
 
59.
The Neon Demon (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has. (118 mins.)
 
60.
Fighting with My Family (2018)
A former wrestler and his family makes a living performing at small venues around the country, while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment.
 
61.
Their Finest (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A former secretary, newly appointed as a scriptwriter for propaganda films, joins the cast and crew of a major production while the Blitz rages around them. (117 mins.)
Director: Lone Scherfig
 
62.
The Commune (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A story about the clash between personal desires, solidarity and tolerance in a Danish commune in the 1970s. (111 mins.)
 
63.
All I See Is You (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves. (110 mins.)
Director: Marc Forster
 
64.
Joshy (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
After his engagement suddenly ends, Joshy and a few his friends decide to take advantage of what was supposed to be his bachelor party in Ojai, California. In their attempt to help Joshy deal with the recent turn of events, the guys turn the getaway into a raucous weekend filled with drugs, booze, debauchery, and hot tubs. Written and directed by Jeff Baena and featuring an ensemble cast of hilarious comedic talents-including Thomas Middleditch (HBO's "Silicon Valley"), Adam Pally (TV's "Happy Endings"), Alex Ross Perry (director of Queen of Earth), Nick Kroll (TV's "The League"), Brett Gelman (TV's "Married") and Jenny Slate (Obvious Child) -Jeff Baena's sophomore feature is a wickedly amusing portrayal of male bonding and emotional incompetence. (93 mins.)
Director: Jeff Baena
 
65.
The Unknown Girl (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A woman gets obsessed with the case of a dead woman after learning that the woman had died shortly after having rung her door for help. (113 mins.)
 
66.
The Limehouse Golem (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible. (109 mins.)
 
67.
Some Freaks (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A charming romance develops between a boy with one eye and an overweight girl, though when she loses her weight after going to college, their relationship is tested in devastating ways they never dreamed would happen. (97 mins.)
 
68.
Train to Busan (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan. (118 mins.)
Director: Sang-ho Yeon
 
69.
In This Corner of the World (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen-year-old girl gets married and now has to prepare... (130 mins.)
Director: Sunao Katabuchi
 
70.
Ethel & Ernest (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The life and times of two ordinary Londoners living through extraordinary events. (94 mins.)
Director: Roger Mainwood
 
71.
The Founder (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The story of Ray Kroc, a salesman who turned two brothers' innovative fast food eatery, McDonald's, into the biggest restaurant business in the world with a combination of ambition, persistence and ruthlessness. (115 mins.)
 
72.
The Bad Batch (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A love story set in a community of cannibals in a future dystopia. In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don't play with your food. (118 mins.)
 
73.
The Finest Hours (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952. (117 mins.)
Director: Craig Gillespie
 
74.
The Day Will Come (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
At the Orphanage Godhavn violence and humiliations plays a part of the everyday life. Based on real stories from Godhavn, where lots of boys were victims of violent and sexual abuse and medical experiments. (119 mins.)
 
75.
Chronically Metropolitan (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
CHRONICALLY METROPOLITAN is a cynical and clever coming of age film about first time novelist Fenton Dillane, who, unannounced returns to New York City to confront his family, his ex- girlfriend and a few lingering childhood fears. (90 mins.)
Director: Xavier Manrique