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The Movies of 2016: U.S. Releases
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February 2017
Life, Animated Dir. Roger Ross Williams. Documentary about autistic animation fan B
A Man Called Ove Dir. Hannes Holm. Rolf Lassgård, Filip Berg, Bahar Pars C
Tanna Dirs. Bentley Dean & Martin Butler. Marie Wawa, Mungau Dain, Marceline Rofit B
Front Cover Dir. Ray Leung. Jake Choi, James Chen, Elizabeth Sung, Ming Lee C+
Paterson Dir. Jim Jarmusch. Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani, Barry Shabaka Henley B
I Am Not Your Negro Dir. Raoul Peck. Nonfiction collage drawn from James Baldwin B+
Deepwater Horizon Dir. Peter Berg. Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Gina Rodriguez C
O.J.: Made in America Dir. Ezra Edelman. Documentary about ex-athlete tried for murderer B
Toni Erdmann Dir. Maren Ade. Sandra Hüller, Peter Simonischek, Thomas Loibl B+

January 2017
Moana Dirs. Ron Clements and John Musker. Animated. Voice of Auli'i Cravalho B+
Demon Dir. Marcin Wrona. Itay Tiran, Agnieszka Zulewska, Andrzej Grabowski B+
White Girl Dir. Elizabeth Wood. Morgan Saylor, Brian Marc, India Mendez, Justin Bartha B
Pervert Park Dirs. Frida and Lasse Barkfors. Documentary about registered sex offenders B+
Under the Shadow Dir. Babak Anvari. Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi, Bobby Naderi B
Other People Dir. Chris Kelly. Jesse Plemons, Molly Shannon, Bradley Whitford B
Krisha Dir. Trey Edward Shults. Krisha Fairchild, Trey Edward Shults, Robyn Fairchild C+
20th Century Women Dir. Mike Mills. Annette Bening, Lucas Jade Zumann, Greta Gerwig A
Kubo and the Two Strings Dir. Travis Knight. Animated. Voice of Art Parkinson B–
Goat Dir. Andrew Neel. Ben Schnetzer, Nick Jonas, Danny Flaherty, Gus Halper B–
Deadpool Dir. Tim Miller. Ryan Reynolds, Ed Skrein, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller C
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Dir. Gareth Edwards. Felicity Jones, Diego Luna B–
The Eyes of My Mother Dir. Nicolas Pesce. Kika Magalhães, Diana Agostini, Paul Nazak B
The Meddler Dir. Lorene Scafaria. Susan Sarandon, Rose Byrne, J.K. Simmons, Cecily Strong B+
The Love Witch Dir. Anna Biller. Samantha Robinson, Laura Waddell, Gian Keys C
The Edge of Seventeen Dir. Kelly Fremon Craig. Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson B+
Silence Dir. Martin Scorsese. Andrew Garfield, Yôsuke Kubozuka, Adam Driver, Issey Ogata B+
Hacksaw Ridge Dir. Mel Gibson. Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Sam Worthington C–

December 2016
Hidden Figures Dir. Theodore Melfi. Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe B
Jackie Dir. Pablo Larraín. Natalie Portman, Billy Crudup, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig C
Fences Dir. Denzel Washington. Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson B

November 2016
Manchester by the Sea Dir. Kenneth Lonergan. Casey Affleck, Lucas Hedges, Kyle Chandler B
Lion Dir. Garth Davis. Dev Patel, Sunny Pawar, Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, David Wenham B–
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Dir. Ang Lee. Joe Alwyn, Garrett Hedlund, Vin Diesel C
Nocturnal Animals Dir. Tom Ford. Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon D
Arrival Dir. Denis Villeneuve. Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg B
Almost Christmas Dir. David E. Talbert. Danny Glover, Kimberly Elise, Gabrielle Union C–
Christine Dir. Antonio Campos. Rebecca Hall, Tracy Letts, Michael C. Hall, Maria Dizzia B–
Neruda Dir. Pablo Larraín. Luis Gnecco, Gael García Bernal, Mercedes Morán, Alfredo Castro B+
Do Not Resist Dir. Craig Atkinson. Documentary about the militarizing of U.S. police A–
The Handmaiden Dir. Park Chan-wook. Kim Tae-ri, Kim Min-hee, Ha Jung-woo, Jo Jin-woong B–
Denial Dir. Mick Jackson. Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott C
13th Dir. Ava DuVernay. Documentary about the racial history of U.S. incarceration B

October 2016
Cameraperson Dir. Kirsten Johnson. Collage of footage from a cinematographer's career B+
Moonlight Dir. Barry Jenkins. Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, Trevante Rhodes A–
Aquarius Dir. Kleber Mendonça Filho. Sonia Braga, Humberto Carrão, Zoraide Coleto A–
Fire at Sea Dir. Gianfranco Rosi. Documentary about children and refugees in Lampedusa A–
Being 17 Dir. André Téchiné. Kacey Mottet Klein, Corentin Fila, Sandrine Kiberlain B
I, Daniel Blake Dir. Ken Loach. Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Briana Shann B
Mirzya Dir. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. Harshvardhan Kapoor, Saiyami Kher, Anuj Choudhry B
Crosscurrent Dir. Yang Chao. Qin Hao, Xin Zhilei, Tan Kai, Wang Hongwei, Wu Lipeng B+
Elle Dir. Paul Verhoeven. Isabelle Huppert, Laurent Lafitte, Anne Consigny, Charles Berling A–
American Honey Dir. Andrea Arnold. Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough B+
La La Land Dir. Damien Chazelle. Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, John Legend, Finn Wittrock B–
Snowden Dir. Oliver Stone. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Rhys Ifans C+

September 2016
Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four Dir. Deborah S. Esquenazi B–
Spa Night Dir. Andrew Ahn. Joe Seo, Cho Youn Ho, Haerry Kim, Song Tae B+
Closet Monster Dir. Stephen Dunn. Connor Jessup, voice of Isabella Rossellini B
Lazy Eye Dir. Tim Kirkman. Lucas Near-Verbrugghe, Aaron Costa Ganis, Michaela Watkins B–
Blair Witch Dir. Adam Wingard. James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Brandon Scott C
Queen of Katwe Dir. Mira Nair. Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o B
Don't Breathe Dir. Fede Alvarez. Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Stephen Lang D–
The Light Between Oceans Dir. Derek Cianfrance. Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander C+
Little Men Dir. Ira Sachs. Theo Taplitz, Michael Barbieri, Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Ehle B
Sully Dir. Clint Eastwood. Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Mike O'Malley B
Bridget Jones's Baby Dir. Sharon Maguire. Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey B–
Things to Come Dir. Mia Hansen-Løve. Isabelle Huppert, Roman Kolinka, André Marcon A
Julieta Dir. Pedro Almodóvar. Adriana Ugarte, Emma Suárez, Daniel Grao, Rossy De Palma B+

August 2016
Southside with You Dir. Richard Tanne. Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers B+
The Birth of a Nation Dir. Nate Parker. Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Aja Naomi King B
Lace Crater Dir. Harrison Atkins. Lindsay Burdge, Andrew Ryder, Jennifer Kim B+
Indignation Dir. James Schamus. Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Danny Burstein C
Abortion: Stories Women Tell Dir. Tracy Droz Tragos. Clinic-based documentary B
Hell or High Water Dir. David Mackenzie. Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges B
Florence Foster Jenkins Dir. Stephen Frears. Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg B–
Jason Bourne Dir. Paul Greengrass. Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Tommy Lee Jones C–

July 2016
The Fits Dir. Anna Rose Holmer. Royalty Hightower, Alexis Neblett, Makyla Burnam B+
Swiss Army Man Dirs. Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan. Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe C
Captain Fantastic Dir. Matt Ross. Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isler B
Loving Dir. Jeff Nichols. Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Terri Abney, Marton Csokas B–
Lights Out Dir. David F. Sandberg. Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello D
Star Trek: Beyond Dir. Justin Lin. Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Idris Elba B
Ghostbusters Dir. Paul Feig. Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon D+
The Intervention Dir. Clea DuVall. With Melanie Lynskey, Cobie Smulders, Vincent Piazza B
The Secret Life of Pets Dir. Chris Renaud. Voices of Louis CK, Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart C+

June 2016
Tickled Dirs. David Farrier and Dylan Reeve. Documentary about online tickling network D+
Café Society Dir. Woody Allen. With Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Steve Carell C
The Shallows Dir. Jaume Collet-Serra. With Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada, Sedona Legge B–
The Neon Demon Dir. Nicolas Winding Refn. With Elle Fanning, Jena Malone, Abbey Lee C
The Nice Guys Dir. Shane Black. With Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice C+
From Afar Dir. Lorenzo Vigas. With Alfredo Castro, Luis Silva, Jericó Montilla B–
Genius Dir. Michael Grandage. With Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney F
The Conjuring 2 Dir. James Wan. With Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe C+
Certain Women Dir. Kelly Reichardt. Laura Dern, Michelle Williams, Lily Gladstone B
Weiner Dirs. Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg. Documentary about political campaign B
Tale of Tales Dir. Matteo Garrone. With Salma Hayek, Christian Lees, Jonah Lees C

May 2016
Money Monster Dir. Jodie Foster. With George Clooney, Jack O'Connell, Julia Roberts C–
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising Dir. Nicholas Stoller. With Seth Rogen, Zac Efron C
The Lobster Dir. Yorgos Lanthimos. With Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Léa Seydoux A–
High-Rise Dir. Ben Wheatley. With Tom Hiddleston, Sienna Miller, Jeremy Irons B–
A Bigger Splash Dir. Luca Guadagnino. With Tilda Swinton, Ralph Fiennes, Matthias Schoenaerts B–
Zootopia Dirs. Byron Howard and Rich Moore. Voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman B
The Jungle Book Dir. Jon Favreau. Neel Sethi, voices of Ben Kingsley, Lupita Nyong'o C+

April 2016
Love & Friendship Dir. Whit Stillman. With Kate Beckinsale, Xavier Samuel, Emma Greenwell B
Miles Ahead Dir. Don Cheadle. With Don Cheadle, Ewan McGregory, Emayatzy Corinealdi C+
Hello, My Name Is Doris Dir. Michael Showalter. With Sally Field, Max Greenfield B–
The Measure of a Man Dir. Stéphane Brizé. With Vincent Lindon, Karine de Mirbeck B
Everybody Wants Some!! Dir. Richard Linklater. With Blake Jenner, Glen Powell C–
Sing Street Dir. John Carney. With Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Ben Carolan B+
Midnight Special Dir. Jeff Nichols. Jaeden Lieberher, Michael Shannon, Kirsten Dunst B

March 2016
Trapped Dir. Dawn Porter. Documentary about embattled abortion providers in the U.S. South B
Knight of Cups Dir. Terrence Malick. Christian Bale, Wes Bentley, Brian Dennehy D+
Embrace of the Serpent Dir. Ciro Guerra. Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolivar, Jan Bijvoet B
10 Cloverfield Lane Dir. Dan Trachtenberg. Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman C
Hail, Caesar! Dirs. Joel and Ethan Coen. Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes B

January 2016
No Home Movie Dir. Chantal Akerman. Documentary about the filmmaker's mother B+

November 2015
Naz & Maalik Dir. Jay Dockendorf. Kerwin Johnson Jr., Curtiss Cook Jr., Annie Grier B–

October 2015
Eisenstein in Guanajuato Dir. Peter Greenaway. With Elmer Bäck, Luis Alberti, Lisa Owen B
Henry Gamble's Birthday Party Dir. Stephen Cone. With Cole Doman, Elizabeth Laidlaw B+
The Club Dir. Pablo Larraín. With Alfredo Castro, Marcelo Alonso, Antonia Zegers B+
My Golden Days Dir. Arnaud Desplechin. With Quentin Dolmaire, Lou Roy-Lecollinet B
Neon Bull Dir. Gabriel Mascaro. With Juliano Cazzaré, Maeve Jinkings, Carlos Pessoa A–
Tikkun Dir. Avishai Sivan. With Aharon Traitel, Khalifa Natour, Gur Sheinberg, Riki Blich B+
Mia Madre Dir. Nanni Moretti. With Margherita Buy, Giulia Lazzarini, John Turturro C–

September 2015
Beautiful Something Dir. Joseph Graham. With Zack Ryan, Brian Sheppard, Colman Domingo C+
Fourth Man Out Dir. Andrew Nackman. With Evan Todd, Parker Young, Jon Gabrus B
The Other Side Dir. Roberto Minervini. With Mark Kelley, Lisa Allen, James Lee Miller B+
The Treasure Dir. Corneliu Porumboiu. With Toma Cuzin, Adrian Purcarescu, Corneliu Cozmei A–
The Witch Dir. Robert Eggers. With Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Harvey Scrimshaw C
Right Now, Wrong Then Dir. Hong Sang-soo. With Jeong Jae-yeong, Kim Min-hee A–
Ixcanul Dir. Jayro Bustamante. With María Mercedes Coroy, María Telón, Manuel Manuel Antún A
Francofonia Dir. Aleksandr Sokurov. With Benjamin Utzerath, Louis-Do de Lencquesaing A
As I Open My Eyes Dir. Leyla Bouzid. With Baya Medhaffar, Ghalia Benali, Montassar Ayari B+
Evolution Dir. Lucile Hadžihalilović. With Max Brebant, Julie-Marie Parmentier, Roxane Duran B
Mountains May Depart Dir. Jia Zhangke. With Zhao Tao, Zhang Yi, Liang Jing Dong B–
Chevalier Dir. Athina Rachel Tsangari. With Panos Koronis, Sakis Rouvas, Efthymis Papadimitriou B
Sunset Song Dir. Terence Davies. With Agyness Deyn, Kevin Guthrie, Peter Mullan, Ian Pirie C–
Cemetery of Splendor Dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul. With Jenjira Pongpas, Banlop Lomnoi B
Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story) Dir. Eva Husson. With Marilyn Lima, Daisy Broom B+
Dheepan Dir. Jacques Audiard. With Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan A–
In the Shadow of Women Dir. Philippe Garrel. With Clotilde Courau, Stanislas Merhar B+
Green Room Dir. Jeremy Saulnier. With Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat F

October 2014
The President Dir. Mohsen Makhmalbaf. With Misha Gomiashvili, Dachi Orvelashvili B+

September 2013
Til Madness Do Us Part Dir. Wang Bing. Documentary about insane asylum in semi-rural China B

October 2012
Mekong Hotel Dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul. With Sakda Kaewbuadee, Maiyatan Techaparn B