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Movies: Popular Movies of 2016

Movies in chronological context: 2016 (MMXVI)was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2016th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 16th year of the 3rd millennium, the 16th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2010s decade. 2016 was designated as: International Year of Pulses by the sixty-eighth session of the United Nations General Assembly.International Year of Global Understanding (IYGU) by the International Council for Science (ICSU), the International Social Science Council (ISSC), and the International Council for Philosophy and Human Sciences (CIPSH). ()

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Deadpool(2016)

R
| 1h 48min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
3.8/5 (with 10,351 votes)

Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.

Captain America: Civil War(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 27min | Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
3.7/5 (with 7,251 votes)

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.

Suicide Squad(2016)

3.0/5 (with 6,920 votes)

From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.

Doctor Strange(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 55min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
3.7/5 (with 6,493 votes)

After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 13min | Adventure, Kids & Family, Fantasy
3.7/5 (with 6,253 votes)

In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American wizarding authorities after Newt, and threatens to strain even further the state of magical and non-magical relations.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 31min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
2.9/5 (with 6,128 votes)

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

Arrival(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 56min | Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery
3.8/5 (with 5,306 votes)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

Zootopia(2016)

3.9/5 (with 5,146 votes)

Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.

La La Land(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 9min | Comedy, Drama, Romance / Love
4.0/5 (with 5,145 votes)

Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 13min | Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
3.8/5 (with 4,771 votes)

A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

X-Men: Apocalypse(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 24min | Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Fantasy
3.3/5 (with 4,293 votes)

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Finding Dory(2016)

3.5/5 (with 4,052 votes)

Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?

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Passengers(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 56min | Drama, Romance / Love, Science Fiction
3.5/5 (with 4,007 votes)

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.

Moana(2016)

3.8/5 (with 3,566 votes)

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the demigod to set things right.

Directed by Ron Clements, John Musker, Chris Williams, Don Hall

Now You See Me 2(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 9min | Action, Comedy, Thriller
3.4/5 (with 3,469 votes)

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

Hacksaw Ridge(2016)

R
| 2h 19min | Drama, History, War
4.1/5 (with 3,403 votes)

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 7min | Drama, Fantasy, Adventure, Kids & Family
3.4/5 (with 3,180 votes)

A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.

Me Before You(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 50min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.9/5 (with 3,068 votes)

A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

The Secret Life of Pets(2016)

3.1/5 (with 2,763 votes)

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.

The Jungle Book(2016)

3.4/5 (with 2,695 votes)

A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.

Directed by Jon Favreau - With Neel Sethi, Ritesh Rajan, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong'o, ...

Assassin's Creed(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 55min | Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
2.7/5 (with 2,569 votes)

Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills, he is now poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.

Hidden Figures(2016)

PG
| 2h 7min | Drama, History
4.0/5 (with 2,453 votes)

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

10 Cloverfield Lane(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 44min | Thriller, Science Fiction, Drama
3.5/5 (with 2,360 votes)

After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

Nerve(2016)

PG-13
| 1h 36min | Mystery, Adventure, Crime
3.6/5 (with 2,356 votes)

Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds herself caught up in the thrill of the adrenaline-fueled competition partnered with a mysterious stranger, the game begins to take a sinister turn with increasingly dangerous acts, leading her into a high stakes finale that will determine her entire future.

Sing(2016)

PG
| 1h 48min | Animation, Comedy, Drama, Kids & Family
3.5/5 (with 2,218 votes)

A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.

Directed by Garth Jennings

The Nice Guys(2016)

R
| 1h 56min | Comedy, Crime, Action
3.6/5 (with 2,195 votes)

A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.

Your Name.(2016)

PG
| 1h 46min | Romance / Love, Animation, Drama
4.3/5 (with 2,194 votes)

High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must adjust their lives around each other.

Directed by Makoto Shinkai

Star Trek Beyond(2016)

PG-13
| 2h 2min | Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
3.4/5 (with 2,188 votes)

The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.

Sausage Party(2016)

R
| 1h 29min | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
2.8/5 (with 2,157 votes)

Sausage Party, the first R-rated CG animated movie, is about one sausage leading a group of supermarket products on a quest to discover the truth about their existence and what really happens when they become chosen to leave the grocery store.

The Conjuring 2(2016)

R
| 2h 14min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
3.6/5 (with 2,155 votes)

Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

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