If you are a lover of Cinema, then you must be craving for watching the best movies of 2016 uptil now. Don’t worry, we are at your rescue on this. Today, we are going to share a list of Top 10 popular and best movies of 2016 that you must watch at least once. This list is based on Rotten Tomatoes “Top 100 Movies of 2016” list. While, the same list is backed by some heavy critics of the film industry. Go on, check out the list of best movies of 2016 below.
Top 10 Popular & Best Movies Of 2016:
Zootopia is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated buddy cop comedy mystery adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios. From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of Zootopia is a mammal metropolis where various animals live and thrive. But, when Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Also, determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case. But, Unfortunately, that means working with Nick Wilde, a wily fox who makes her job even harder. It is voted at the top among the best movies of 2016.
2. The Jungle Book
The Jungle Book is a 2016 American adventure film directed and co-produced by Jon Favreau. Living among the wolves in the jungle, young man cub Mowgli quickly learns to live life among his wolf pack and all the animals that inhabit the jungle. But when the villainous tiger Shere Khan threatens Mowgli’s life, black Panther Bagheera takes Mowgli to a nearby man village where he will be safe from the tiger’s wrath. But along the way, Mowgli gets tangled up in a series of encounters with a sly snake named Kaa, a swimmingly ruthless giant opithecus named King Louie and a lazy bear named Baloo who quickly becomes his guide to the ‘bear necessities’ of life. While, this movie is the absolute favorite of the kids.
3. Love & Friendship
Love & Friendship is a 2016 period comedy written and directed by Whit Stillman. While set in the 1790s, Love and Friendship centers on beautiful widow Lady Susan Vernon, who has come to the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Whilst there, she decides to secure a husband for herself and her rather reluctant debutante daughter, Frederica.
4. Hell or High Water
Hell or High Water is a 2016 American heist crime film directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. A divorced father and his ex-con brother commit several bank robberies to save their family’s West Texas farm from foreclosure while two Texas Rangers are set to catch both brothers. While, the lawmen follow leads and set up a surveillance spot in order to put an end to the bank robbery spree. And a final showdown occurs on the mountain ridge. Finally, Tanner gets killed by Jeff Bridges after he kills Bridges Native American partner.
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5. Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is a 2016 New Zealand adventure comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi. Ricky Baker(Dennison), a defiant young city kid, is sent by child welfare services to live in the country with foster parents, Aunt Bella and cantankerous Uncle Hec(Neill). And when all of a sudden, Bella passes away and child services decide to take Ricky back to a care home, Ricky runs away into the bush with Uncle Hec in pursuit. Finally, child services arrive to find the house empty, and come to the conclusion a bereaved and mentally unstable Hec has abducted Ricky. While a national manhunt ensues, and the two have to get over their differences to survive.
6. Finding Dory
Finding Dory is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Not long after Nemo is found and returned home safely from his adventure, his friendly but forgetful blue tang fish pal Dory begins to remember bits and pieces of her past, as she ventures out on her own to begin searching for her long-lost parents. With new friends like Hank the septipus and Destiny the whale shark, Dory learns that her parents might be closer than she believes.
7. Sing Street
Sing Street is a 2016 Irish musical comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by John Carney. While, the story is about 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. While, this movie will definitely impress you as it is one of best movies of 2016.
8. Captain America: Civil War
Captain America: Civil War is a 2016 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. After another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to oversee and direct the team. While, the new status quo fractures the Avengers, resulting in two camps. One led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference and the other following Tony Stark’s surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability.
9. Embrace Of The Serpent (El Abrazo De La Serpiente)
Embrace Of The Serpent is a 2015 internationally co-produced adventure drama film directed by Ciro Guerra. While the movie is shot in black-and-white, but still it comes in the list of one of the best movies of 2016. The story revolves around the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people and two scientists who work together over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.
10. Don’t Think Twice
Don’t Think Twice is a 2016 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Mike Birbiglia. 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. It’s a must watch if you are in love with comedy drama movies.
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