Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Duration: 2h 13min
Release date: 21 December 2016 (USA)
Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen
The spaceship, Starship Avalon, in its 120-year voyage to a distant colony planet known as the “Homestead Colony” and transporting 5,259 people has a malfunction in two of its sleep chambers. As a result two hibernation pods open prematurely and the two people that awoke, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt) and Aurora Dunn (Jennifer Lawrence), are stranded on the spaceship, still 90 years from their destination.
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Duration: 1h 56min
Release date: 11 November 2016 (USA)
Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team – led by expert linguist Louise Banks – is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers – and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Duration: 2h 8min
Release date: 14 October 2016 (USA)
Stars: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons
Christian Wolff is a math savante with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department’s Crime Enforcement Division, run by Ray King, starting to close in, Christian takes on a legitimate client: a state-of-the-art robotics company where an accounting clerk has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, it is the body count that starts to rise.
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Duration: 2h 7min
Release date: 30 September 2016 (USA)
Stars: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson
When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that spans different worlds and times, he finds a magical place known as Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. But the mystery and danger deepen as he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers… and their powerful enemies. Ultimately, Jacob discovers that only his own special “peculiarity” can save his new friends.
Genre: Biography, Drama
Duration: 1h 35min
Release date: 9 September 2016 (USA)
Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain, Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed “Sully” & is portrayed by Tom Hanks glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Duration: 1h 54min
Release date: 19 August 2016 (USA)
Stars: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz
Two friends in their early 20s (Hill and Teller) living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military – a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people, not the least of which turns out to be the U.S. Government. Based on true events.
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Duration: 2h 4min
Release date: 19 August 2016 (USA)
Stars: Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Rodrigo Santoro
The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the Roman army. After years at sea, Judah returns to his homeland to seek revenge, but finds redemption.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Duration: 1h 50min
Release date: 3 June 2016 (USA)
Stars: Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer, Charles Dance
Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn’t know is she’s about to lose her job or that knowing what’s coming is what keeps her sane. Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he’s going to put a stop to that. What Will doesn’t know is that Lou is about to burst into his world in a riot of color. And neither of them knows they’re going to change each other for all time.