Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a war story that takes the Star Wars franchise in a new, direction.
Moonlight is a deeply affecting film about growing up poor, gay, and black and the moments that can define a person.
Moana features lively characters and animation and is another great entry from Disney in animation.
The Edge of Seventeen is smart and funny and easily the best teen movie of the year.
Loving tells a authentic, simple story of love between a white man and black woman in 50’s Virginia.
A prequel to he Harry Potter series, Fantastic Beasts stands on its own and mostly succeeds in launching a new wizarding story within a shared universe.
Hacksaw Ridge is extremely violent, but tries to tell a story of hope in the midst of all its horror.
Arrival is a smart sci-fi film by Denis Villeneuve with Amy Adams at her best.
Doctor Strange embraces the strange and mystical for one of the best origins stories to date.
The Accountant is generic and paint-by-numbers with an autistic assassin at the center of it all.