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December 2, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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A Girl Like Grace is a 2015 black, drama movie released on dvd on 6 December, 2016.
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Seventeen-year-old Grace (Ryan Destiny) has been raised by her single mother (Garcelle Beauvais),Lisa, in a rather dysfunctional environment. As she yearns for acceptance in the world, Grace finds herself bullied at school by Mary (Raven-Symoné...
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Jackie is a 2016 biography, drama movie released on dvd on 7 March, 2017.
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biography, drama 2016 film
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After her husband's assassination, Jackie Kennedy's (Natalie Portman) world is completely shattered. Traumatized and reeling with grief, over the course of the next week she must confront the unimaginable: consoling their two young children, v...
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Man Down is a 2015 drama, thriller movie released on dvd on 7 March, 2017.
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When U.S. Marine Gabriel Drummer (Shia LaBeouf) returns from Afghanistan, he finds the place he once called home is no better than the battlefields he fought on overseas. Accompanied by his best friend, a hard-nosed Marine whose natural instinct...
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Incarnate is a 2016 horror movie released on dvd on 7 March, 2017.
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A scientist (Aaron Eckhart) with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the possessed must save a young boy from the grips of a demon with powers never seen before, while facing the horrors of his past....
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Believe is a 2016 black/white, drama, family movie released on dvd on 11 April, 2017.
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In a small town facing tough economic times, business owner Matthew Peyton (Ryan O'Quinn) struggles between his desire for financial success and the responsibility of funding the annual Christmas pageant. Desperate business decisions ruin his p...

December 9, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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La La Land is a 2016 musical movie released on dvd on 25 April, 2017.
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Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they wor...
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The Bounce Back is a 2016 black, romcom movie released on dvd on 4 April, 2017.
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Father, author and all around good guy, Matthew Taylor (Shemar Moore) is on a whirlwind tour promoting his new book, The Bounce Back. He's got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Krsitin Peralta (Nadine Velazquez), a talk show circuit...
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Office Christmas Party is a 2016 comedy movie released on dvd on 4 April, 2017.
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When the CEO (Jennifer Aniston) tries to close her hard-partying brother's (T.J. Miller) branch, he and his chief technical officer (Jason Bateman) must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a po...
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Spectral is a 2016 action, sci-fi movie .
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Centered on a special-ops team that is dispatched to fight supernatural beings that have taken over New York City....
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Frank and Lola is a 2016 crime, mystery movie released on dvd on 7 February, 2017.
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Frank (Michael Shannon) is a brooding Las Vegas chef who has always focused his energy into his culinary talents, until he meets Lola (Imogen Poots), a young and beautiful enigma. Together, Frank and Lola build an intense relationship that saves...
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The Comedian is a 2016 comedy movie released on dvd on 2 May, 2017.
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Jackie (Robert DeNiro) is a comic icon, attempting to reinvent himself despite his audience only wanting to know him as a television character he played earlier in his career. After accosting an audience member, Jackie is sentenced to community ...

December 16, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a 2016 action, adventure, sci-fi movie released on dvd on 4 April, 2017.
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Former scientist Galen Erso (Mads Mikkelsen) lives on a farm with his wife and young daughter Jyn (Felicity Jones). His peaceful existence comes crashing down when the evil Orson Krennic takes him away from his beloved family. Many years later, ...
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Fences is a 2016 black, drama movie released on dvd on 14 March, 2017.
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black, drama 2016 film
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Troy Maxson (Denzel Washington) makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. Bitter ove...
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Collateral Beauty is a 2016 drama movie released on dvd on 14 March, 2017.
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When a successful New York advertising executive (Will Smith) suffers a great tragedy, he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time ...
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Solace is a 2015 mystery, thriller movie released on dvd on 14 March, 2017.
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After having lived in isolation for two years, since the death of his daughter, a psychic doctor, John Clancy (Anthony Hopkins) is asked by his friend Joe (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), an FBI special agent to help him solve several murders committed by...
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A Kind of Murder is a 2016 drama, thriller movie released on dvd on 21 March, 2017.
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In 1960s New York, Walter Stackhouse (Patrick Wilson) is a successful architect married to the beautiful Clara (Jessica Biel) who leads a seemingly perfect life. But his fascination with an unsolved murder leads him into a spiral of chaos as he ...
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The Hollow Point is a 2016 crime movie released on dvd on 17 January, 2017.
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A retired lawman (Ian McShane) works with a new sheriff (Patrick Wilson) when a botched Mexican drug deal and a vicious hit man (John Leguizamo) threaten their border town....

December 21, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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Passengers is a 2016 romance, sci-fi movie released on dvd on 14 March, 2017.
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Set on a spacecraft in the future, with thousands of passengers making an interstellar voyage to a distant new planet. One passenger (Chris Pratt) awakens from cryogenic sleep 90 years before anyone else and decides to wake up a female passenger...
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Assassin's Creed is a 2016 action, adventure movie released on dvd on 21 March, 2017.
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Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender), a descendant of the mysterious secret society the Assassins, must use his deadly skills to battle the powerful Templar organization....
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Sing is a 2016 animation movie released on dvd on 21 March, 2017.
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Dapper Koala Buster Moon presides over a once-grand theater that has fallen on hard times. An eternal optimist, and a bit of a scoundrel, he loves his theater above all and will do anything to preserve it. Facing the crumbling of his life's amb...
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Patriots Day is a 2016 drama, thriller movie released on dvd on 28 March, 2017.
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Tragedy strikes on April 15, 2013, when two bombs explode during the Boston Marathon. In the aftermath of the attack, police Sgt. Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg), FBI Special Agent Richard DesLauriers (Kevin Bacon) and Commissioner Ed Davis (John...
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The Autopsy of Jane Doe is a 2016 horror movie released on dvd on 27 June, 2017.
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A father (Brian Cox) and son (Emile Hirsch), both coroners, are pulled into a complex mystery while attempting to identify the body (Ophelia Lovibond) of a young woman, who was apparently harboring dark secrets....

December 23, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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Why Him? is a 2016 comedy movie released on dvd on 28 March, 2017.
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Set over the holidays, when a Midwestern dad (Bryan Cranston) travels with his family to visit his daughter (Zoey Deutch) at college and soon finds himself in a battle for her affections with her brash new tech billionaire boyfriend (James Franc...
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A Monster Calls is a 2016 drama, fantasy movie released on dvd on 28 March, 2017.
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drama, fantasy 2016 film
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Conor (Lewis MacDougall) is dealing with far more than other boys his age. His beloved and devoted mother (Felicity Jones) is ill. He has little in common with his imperious grandmother. His father has resettled thousands of miles away. But Cono...
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Silence is a 2016 drama, history movie released on dvd on 28 March, 2017.
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The story of two Christian missionaries (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson) - at a time when Christianity was outlawed and their presence...

December 25, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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Hidden Figures is a 2016 black, dramedy movie released on dvd on 11 April, 2017.
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Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of as...
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Live by Night is a 2016 crime movie released on dvd on 21 March, 2017.
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It's the Roaring `20s and Prohibition hasn't stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough ambition and nerve, and Joe Coughlin, th...
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Toni Erdmann is a 2016 dramedy, foreign movie released on dvd on 11 April, 2017.
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A reluctant woman (Sandra Hüller) must spend time with her estranged father (Peter Simonischek) when he comes for a surprise visit....

December 28, 2016 best movie releases in theaters

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Paterson is a 2016 dramedy movie released on dvd on 4 April, 2017.
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Paterson (Adam Driver) is a hardworking bus driver in Paterson, N.J., who follows the same routine every day. He observes the city and listens to fragments of conversations while picking up and dropping off his passengers. Paterson also writes h...
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20th Century Women is a 2016 dramedy movie released on dvd on 28 March, 2017.
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During the summer of 1979, a Santa Barbara single mom and boardinghouse landlord (Annette Bening) decides the best way she can parent her teenage son (Lucas Jade Zumann) is to enlist her young tenants - a quirky punk photographer (Greta Gerwig),...