One of the best films of 2016, and certainly the one almost nobody saw, "Silence" is a deeply affecting depiction of the struggle between faith and church.
"Trainspotting" was edgy, groundbreaking cinema. “T2 Trainspotting” enjoyably underlines many of the same themes without adding any meaningful postscript.
A worthy but overrated drama about a lost child longing to return home as an adult, "Lion" is the classic parable of the book being better than the movie.
A live-action remake of the 1991 animated Disney classic, “Beauty & the Beast” makes a tale as old as time feel new, magical and familiar all at once.
Director/actor Denzel Washington and his cast bring us an amazing translation of August Wilson's play, penned by the playwright himself.
Gloriously funny and thrilling, the year's first real thrill-ride blockbuster delivers in a big way. No bones about it: This Kong is the real deal.
“Moana” is a completely original and delightful tale that pulls its inspiration from the mythology of the various Polynesian cultures.
A stirring, blood-soaked deep dive into the character of Wolverine that doubles as one of comic-book cinema's finest entries.