More 2016 Movies to Add

 August 2016

Florence Foster Jenkins (the terrible singer)

A Tale of Love and Darkness (very worthy but directed by Natalie Portman)

Ben Hur

Kubo and the Two Strings

Southside with You (first date of Barack and Michelle Obama)

September 2016

9th Life of Louis Drax (boy mysteriously cheats death 8 times)

Denial (court case proving the Holocaust to a denier.)

October 2016

Girl on the Train (based on the thriller)

Handmaiden (based on Fingersmith)


November 2016

Rogue One (Felicity Jones, Star Wars)





Note to Self: More Movies Not to Miss

La La Land (December 2016) Emma Stone, J. K. Simmons – period hollywood musical.Kidnap (December 2016) Halle Berry – mom rescues kid
Passengers (December 2016) WANT Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt in a scifi/love story. I most looking forward to their press junket. Two sweeties without filters facing the same dull questions from vapid reporters – it’s an early Christmas present
Sing (December 2016) it sounded stupid but the trailer won me over
Best Man Wedding (December 2016)
Bounce Back (December 2016)
Hidden Figures (January 2017) Taraji P. Henson (YESSS) but there’s more – Octavia Spencer, Jim Parsons and it’s about 3 African American women who were the main force in NASA’s launch of John Glenn. How could you not watch it? My brain melts.
Table 19 (January 2017) drama
God Particle (February 2017) scifi adventure
Great Wall (February 2017) Matt Damon – horror
Cure for Wellness (February 2017) thriller
Same Kind of Different as Me (February 2017) Renee Zellweger – drama
King Kong: Skull Island (March 2017) Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, and the luminous Tom Hiddleston
Beauty and the Beast (March 2017) Emma Watson, Stanley Tucci , Ian McKellan, Ewan McGregor,
Knights of the Round Table (March 2017)
Life (March 2017) scifi
Ghost in the Shell (March 2017) Scarlett Johansson
Wonder (March 2017) drama
Going in Style (March 2017) comedy caper
Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (May 2017) yes. yes. YES. YESSSSSSS.
Barbie (May 2017) live action. hmmm. dunno.

Note to Self: Don’t Forget These Upcoming Movies

Star Trek Beyond (July 2016)

Space Between Us (August 2016) alien kid coming of age
Ben Hur (August 2016)
Collide (August 2016) chase movie
Florence Foster Jenkins (August 2016) they made a movie about her. MUST see.
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (August 2016) documentary
Kubo and the Two Strings (August 2016) animation
Book of Henry (September 2016) single mom raises 2 sons (Naomi Watts/Lee Pace)
Snowden (September 2016) not excited about the story but Joseph Gordon Levitt
Bridget Jones’ Baby (September 2016) I dunno. hated the sequel.
Light Between the Oceans (September 2016) book by M. L. Stedman – want to see even if Michael Fassbender – has Rachel Weisz who will balance him.
Masterminds (September 2016) comedy heist
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (September 2016)
Queen of Katwe (September 2016) Mira Nair directing
Monster Calls (October 2016)
Birth of a Nation (October 2016)
Nocturnal Animals (November 2016) thriller based on novel Tom & Susan by Austin Wright – Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Adams
Disappointments Room (November 2016) haunted house – Kate Beckinsale
Seasons (November 2016) scif adventure
Doctor Strange (November 2016) WANT
Lion (November 2016) Dev Patel – boy traces his family after becoming lost as a child
Moana (November 2016) disney sea adventure