Ranking of 2016 movies

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1.
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies. (137 mins.)
 
2.
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot. (139 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
 
3.
La La Land (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future. (128 mins.)
Director: Damien Chazelle
 
4.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man. (147 mins.)
 
5.
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan. (144 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
 
6.
Zootopia (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy. (108 mins.)
 
7.
Kimi no na wa. (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Two strangers find themselves linked in a bizarre way. When a connection forms, will distance be the only thing to keep them apart? (106 mins.)
Director: Makoto Shinkai
 
8.
Lion (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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
 
9.
The Nice Guys (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In 1970s Los Angeles, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate a missing girl and the mysterious death of a porn star. (116 mins.)
Director: Shane Black
 
10.
Warcraft (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
As an Orc horde invades the planet Azeroth using a magic portal, a few human heroes and dissenting Orcs must attempt to stop the true evil behind this war. (123 mins.)
Director: Duncan Jones
 
11.
Moonlight (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. (111 mins.)
Director: Barry Jenkins
 
12.
Mei ren yu (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Shan, a mermaid, is sent to assassinate Xuan, a developer who threatens the ecosystem of her race, but ends up falling in love with him instead. (94 mins.)
Director: Xingchi Zhou
 
13.
Arrival (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When twelve mysterious spacecrafts appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors. (116 mins.)
 
14.
Finding Dory (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, Dory, begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way. (97 mins.)
 
15.
Deepwater Horizon (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A dramatization of the disaster back in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon created a giant explosion, which created the worst oil spill in American history. (107 mins.)
Director: Peter Berg
 
16.
The Jungle Book (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo. (106 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
 
17.
Sully (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
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
 
18.
Suicide Squad (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse. (123 mins.)
Director: David Ayer
 
19.
Don't Breathe (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems. (88 mins.)
Director: Fede Alvarez
 
20.
Beijing yu shang: Xiyatu 2 (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Through happenstance, a gambler in Macau and a real estate agent in California begin exchanging letters. (132 mins.)
Director: Xiao Lu Xue
 
21.
War Dogs (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan. (114 mins.)
Director: Todd Phillips
 
22.
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo. (98 mins.)
Director: Jake Szymanski
 
23.
The Accountant (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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
 
24.
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.)
 
25.
Silence (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism. (161 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
26.
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Ed and Lorraine Warren travel to North London to help a single mother raising 4 children alone in a house plagued by a supernatural spirit. (134 mins.)
Director: James Wan
 
27.
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
When their new next-door neighbors turn out to be a sorority even more debaucherous than the fraternity previously living there, Mac and Kelly team with their former enemy, Teddy, to bring the girls down. (92 mins.)
 
28.
Pelé: Birth of a Legend (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Pele's meteoric rise from the slums of Sao Paulo to leading Brazil to its first World Cup victory at the age of 17 is chronicled in this biographical drama. (107 mins.)
 
29.
Sing Street (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes. (106 mins.)
Director: John Carney
 
30.
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.)
 
31.
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes. (87 mins.)
 
32.
Morgan (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A corporate risk-management consultant must decide whether or not to terminate an artificially created humanoid being. (92 mins.)
Director: Luke Scott
 
33.
Now You See Me 2 (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The Four Horsemen resurface, and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. (129 mins.)
Director: Jon M. Chu
 
34.
Deadpool (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A fast-talking mercenary with a morbid sense of humor is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers and a quest for revenge. (108 mins.)
Director: Tim Miller
 
35.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. (151 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
 
36.
Jue di tao wang (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal. (107 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
 
37.
Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In 1967 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business, inviting an evil presence into their home. (99 mins.)
Director: Mike Flanagan
 
38.
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough? (120 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
39.
Wo de te gong ye ye (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A retired bodyguard who has settled into a corner of the world where China, Russia and North Korea meet... (99 mins.)