Brilliant Movies of 2016 You Missed!


The year 2016 that went by gave us many blockbuster movies to watch but there were a few that even the most ardent fans would have missed out on watching. They were the movies that were really good, but somehow got overshadowed by the other super successful ones that released along with them. With this in mind, we have made a list of movies that definitely deserve more than a watch. Adjust your watch list queue, plan your weekend to squeeze in some of these movies, make some time and binge on some of these movies. Take a look at some, a dozen to be exact, of the best movies released in 2016 that you have not seen yet! Read the synopsis, watch the trailer and decide for yourself, what you want to watch first!

  1. Paterson
    Adam Driver plays Paterson in a movie called Paterson living in Paterson, N.J. He is a hard working bus driver who follows the same routine every day, observes the city and listens to fragments of conversations while driving. He also writes heartfelt poems in a notebook and walks his dog. Waiting for him at home is Laura (Golshifteh Farahani), his beloved wife who champions his gift for writing.
  1. Hell or High Water
    Toby, a divorced father is trying to make a better life for his son. His brother Tanner is an ex-convict with a short temper and a loose trigger finger. They plan a series of heists against the bank that’s about to foreclose on their family ranch. Standing in their way is Marcus, a Texas Ranger who’s only weeks away from retirement. As they plot their final robbery, they must prepare for a showdown with Marcus. It’s Hell or High Water!
  2. Midnight Special
    Midnight Special is a science fiction film written and directed by Jeff Nichols. The government and a group of religious extremists pursue a man (Michael Shannon) and his son (Jaeden Lieberher), a young boy who possesses special powers. What are those special powers that the government is after?
  3. Swiss Army Man
    Swiss Army Man
     is a comedy-drama film about young Hank (Paul Dano) being stranded on a deserted island. Lonely and without hope he prepares to end it all, until he spots a man (Daniel Radcliffe) laying by the shore. Unfortunately, he is dead and quite flatulent. Using the body to his advantage, Hank makes it back to the mainland but now finds himself lost in the wilderness, and dragging the talking corpse named Manny along for the adventure.
  1. Kubo and the Two Strings
    Kubo and the Two Strings
     is a 3D stop-motion fantasy action-adventure film. Young Kubo’s (Art Parkinson) peaceful existence comes crashing down when he accidentally summons a vengeful spirit from the past. Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey (Charlize Theron) and Beetle (Matthew McConaughey) to unlock a secret legacy. Armed with a magical instrument, Kubo must battle the Moon King (Ralph Fiennes) and other gods and monsters to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known.
  2. Jackie
     is a biographical drama film directed by Pablo Larraín and written by Noah Oppenheim. The film stars Natalie Portman as Jackie After her husband’s assassination, Jackie Kennedy’s (Natalie Portman) world is completely shattered. Traumatized and reeling with grief, over the course of the next week she must confront the unimaginable: consoling their two young children, vacating the home she painstakingly restored, and planning her husband’s funeral. Jackie quickly realizes that the next seven days will determine how history will define her husband’s legacy – and how she herself will be remembered.
  3. The Edge of Seventeen
    The Edge of Seventeen
     (originally titled Besties) is a coming-of-age comedy-drama. Everyone knows that growing up is hard and life is no easier for high school junior Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld), who is already at peak awkwardness when her all-star older brother Darian (Blake Jenner) starts dating her best friend Krista (Haley Lu Richardson). All at once, Nadine feels more alone than ever, until an unexpected friendship with a thoughtful teen (Hayden Szeto) gives her a glimmer of hope that things just might not be so terrible after all.
  4. Sing Street
    Sing Street
     is a musical coming-of-age comedy-drama film. 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. The teenager (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) tries to win the heart of the aspiring model (Lucy Boynton).
  5. Manchester by the Sea
    Manchester by the Sea
     is a drama film. After the death of his older brother Joe, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked that Joe has made him sole guardian of his teenage nephew Patrick. Taking leave of his job as a janitor in Boston, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea, the fishing village where his working-class family has lived for generations. There, he is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife, Randi (Michelle Williams), and the community where he was born and raised.
  1. Hunt for the Wilderpeople
    Hunt for the Wilderpeople
     is a New Zealand adventure comedy-drama film. A boy (Julian Dennison) and his foster father (Sam Neill) become the subjects of a manhunt after they get stranded in the New Zealand wilderness. A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.
  1. Silence
    Silence is a 2016 historical drama film directed by Martin Scorsese and written by Jay Cocks and Scorsese, based upon the 1966 novel of the same name. Two 17th-century Portuguese missionaries, Father Sebastian Rodrigues (Andrew Garfield) and Father Francisco Garupe (Adam Driver), embark on a perilous journey to Japan to find their missing mentor (Liam Neeson). While there, the two men minister to the Christian villagers who worship in secret. If caught by feudal lords or ruling samurai, they must renounce their faith or face a prolonged and agonizing death.
  1. Arrival
     is a  science fiction film. Linguistics professor Louise Banks (Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touchdown in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race against time to find a way to communicate with the extraterrestrial visitors. Hoping to unravel the mystery, she takes a chance that could threaten her life and quite possibly all of mankind.

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