The Best Films of 2016

Every 2016 film viewed. Each got/will likely get at least a one-week theatrical run in the U.S. during the year.

  • Certain Women

    1

  • Paterson

    2

  • Sunset Song

    3

  • Henry Gamble's Birthday Party

    4

  • 20th Century Women

    5

  • Knight of Cups

    6

  • Manchester by the Sea

    7

  • Silence

    8

  • Hail, Caesar!

    9

  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    10

  • The Edge of Seventeen

    11

  • Kaili Blues

    12

  • Cameraperson

    13

  • De Palma

    14

  • Moonlight

    15

  • My Golden Days

    16

  • Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience

    17

  • The Handmaiden

    18

  • I Am Not Your Negro

    19

  • The Shallows

    20

  • Elle

    21

  • Kate Plays Christine

    22

  • Things to Come

    23

  • O.J.: Made in America

    24

  • Embrace of the Serpent

    25

  • Hell or High Water

    26

  • Mountains May Depart

    27

  • Julieta

    28

  • Pete's Dragon

    29

  • Three

    30

  • One More Time with Feeling

    31

  • Wiener-Dog

    32

  • Toni Erdmann

    33

  • Indignation

    34

  • In the Shadow of Women

    35

  • Little Men

    36

  • The Witch

    37

  • Neruda

    38

  • A Bigger Splash

    39

  • Morris from America

    40

  • The Red Turtle

    41

  • Weiner

    42

  • The Salesman

    43

  • Allied

    44

  • Arrival

    45

  • The Lobster

    46

  • Sully

    47

  • Aquarius

    48

  • Last Days in the Desert

    49

  • The Nice Guys

    50

  • Love & Friendship

    51

  • Into the Inferno

    52

  • Right Now, Wrong Then

    53

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane

    54

  • Jackie

    55

  • The Fits

    56

  • Men Go to Battle

    57

  • Nocturnal Animals

    58

  • Green Room

    59

  • 13th

    60

  • Midnight Special

    61

  • The Age of Shadows

    62

  • The Club

    63

  • The Treasure

    64

  • Krisha

    65

  • Valley of Love

    66

  • Hacksaw Ridge

    67

  • Loving

    68

  • Cosmos

    69

  • Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

    70

  • The Innocents

    71

  • Sing Street

    72

  • Captain Fantastic

    73

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    74

  • Rams

    75

  • Cemetery of Splendor

    76

  • The Childhood of a Leader

    77

  • Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping

    78

  • Disorder

    79

  • Miss Stevens

    80

  • Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids

    81

  • Fire at Sea

    82

  • Neon Bull

    83

  • Fences

    84

  • Peter and the Farm

    85

  • My Life as a Zucchini

    86

  • The Mermaid

    87

  • Dark Horse

    88

  • The Eagle Huntress

    89

  • Louder Than Bombs

    90

  • Don't Think Twice

    91

  • Rules Don't Apply

    92

  • High-Rise

    93

  • The Little Prince

    94

  • I, Daniel Blake

    95

  • Mia madre

    96

  • Southside with You

    97

  • American Honey

    98

  • Newtown

    99

  • Kubo and the Two Strings

    100