Best Movies of 2016: Every Film Approved by Our Critics This Year
Everyone — including us — has a top-10 list of 2016’s best films. But maybe you’ve seen all those movies (or all the ones you intend to). Maybe you’re looking for less predictable or more comprehensive suggestions. If those lists leave you hanging, the list below — the 150-plus films that were favorably reviewed by our critics this year — should keep you occupied at least until the top-10 lists of 2017 come around.
In the Shadow of Women: Few filmmakers explore the mysteries of coupledom as touchingly as post–Nouvelle Vague maestro Philippe Garrel.
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You'll never guess what the white dude intends to do to this Edenic landscape.
Courtesy of Oscilloscope Laboratories
John Hawkes as a world-weary detective in Too Late
Courtesy of Foe Killer Films
City of Gold
Boom Bust Boom
Everybody Wants Some!!
The Little Prince
Pee-wee's Big Holiday
River of Grass
A Space Program
They Will Have to Kill Us First
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O.J.: Made in America
Paths of the Soul
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
Love & Friendship
A Monster With a Thousand Heads
Band of Outsiders
Approaching the Unknown
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