Hollywood Movies:
The Best of 2016

This list arranged by (1) theatrical gross + (2) film popularity - combined user and critic votes from popular rating aggregators: imdb, metacritic and rottentomatoes.


December 2016 best hollywood movies


$747m gross 726k ratings action, sci-fi film directed by David Ayer on dvd December 13, 2016

$875m gross 274k ratings animation film directed by Chris Renaud, Yarrow Cheney on dvd December 6, 2016

$415m gross 285k ratings action film directed by Paul Greengrass on dvd December 6, 2016

$241m gross 292k ratings biography, drama film directed by Clint Eastwood on dvd December 20, 2016

$296m gross 209k ratings adventure, family, fantasy film directed by Tim Burton on dvd December 13, 2016

$162m gross 254k ratings action, western film directed by Antoine Fuqua on dvd December 20, 2016

$212m gross 106k ratings romcom film directed by Sharon Maguire on dvd December 13, 2016

$183m gross 92k ratings animation film directed by Nicholas Stoller, Doug Sweetland on dvd December 20, 2016

$37m gross 179k ratings biography, drama film directed by Oliver Stone on dvd December 27, 2016

November 2016 best hollywood movies


$1029m gross 435k ratings animation film directed by Andrew Stanton, Angus MacLane on dvd November 15, 2016

$343m gross 321k ratings action, adventure, sci-fi film directed by Justin Lin on dvd November 1, 2016

$157m gross 257k ratings horror film directed by Fede Alvarez on dvd November 29, 2016

$141m gross 252k ratings animation film directed by Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon on dvd November 8, 2016

$184m gross 163k ratings comedy film directed by Jon Lucas, Scott Moore on dvd November 1, 2016

$183m gross 141k ratings adventure, family, fantasy film directed by Steven Spielberg on dvd November 29, 2016

$86m gross 212k ratings biography, crime film directed by Todd Phillips on dvd November 22, 2016

$38m gross 251k ratings crime, drama film directed by David Mackenzie on dvd November 22, 2016

$144m gross 114k ratings adventure, family film directed by David Lowery on dvd November 29, 2016

$70m gross 167k ratings animation film directed by Travis Knight on dvd November 22, 2016

$126m gross 101k ratings action film directed by Dennis Gansel on dvd November 22, 2016

October 2016 best hollywood movies


$544m gross 528k ratings action, adventure, sci-fi film directed by Bryan Singer on dvd October 4, 2016

$390m gross 257k ratings action, adventure, sci-fi film directed by Roland Emmerich on dvd October 18, 2016

$357m gross 238k ratings action, adventure film directed by David Yates on dvd October 11, 2016

$229m gross 350k ratings action, comedy, fantasy film directed by Paul Feig on dvd October 11, 2016

$409m gross 97k ratings animation film directed by Mike Thurmeier, Galen T. Chu on dvd October 11, 2016

$299m gross 148k ratings adventure, family, fantasy film directed by James Bobin on dvd October 18, 2016

$149m gross 151k ratings horror film directed by David F. Sandberg on dvd October 25, 2016

$119m gross 138k ratings action film directed by James DeMonaco on dvd October 4, 2016

$23m gross 210k ratings adventure, drama film directed by Matt Ross on dvd October 25, 2016

$85m gross 145k ratings mystery, thriller film directed by Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman on dvd October 25, 2016

$44m gross 106k ratings dramedy, romance film directed by Woody Allen on dvd October 18, 2016

$4m gross 134k ratings adventure, comedy, fantasy film directed by Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert on dvd October 4, 2016

$15m gross 103k ratings biography, crime, drama film directed by Brad Furman on dvd October 11, 2016

$137m gross 24k ratings action, comedy film directed by Renny Harlin on dvd October 25, 2016

September 2016 best hollywood movies


$1153m gross 819k ratings action, sci-fi film directed by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo on dvd September 13, 2016

$434m gross 317k ratings action, adventure, fantasy film directed by Duncan Jones on dvd September 27, 2016

$335m gross 308k ratings action, thriller film directed by Jon M. Chu on dvd September 6, 2016

$320m gross 281k ratings horror film directed by James Wan on dvd September 13, 2016

$217m gross 218k ratings action, comedy film directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber on dvd September 27, 2016

$246m gross 152k ratings action, adventure, fantasy film directed by Dave Green on dvd September 20, 2016

$108m gross 180k ratings comedy film directed by Nicholas Stoller on dvd September 20, 2016

$119m gross 166k ratings thriller film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra on dvd September 27, 2016

$93m gross 142k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Jodie Foster on dvd September 6, 2016

$77m gross 124k ratings comedy film directed by Jake Szymanski on dvd September 27, 2016

$5m gross 136k ratings adventure, comedy film directed by Taika Waititi on dvd September 27, 2016

$1m gross 113k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Nicolas Winding Refn on dvd September 27, 2016

August 2016 best hollywood movies


$967m gross 374k ratings adventure, fantasy film directed by Jon Favreau on dvd August 30, 2016

$352m gross 118k ratings animation film directed by Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly on dvd August 16, 2016

$208m gross 230k ratings drama, romance film directed by Thea Sharrock on dvd August 30, 2016

$63m gross 335k ratings crime, mystery film directed by Shane Black on dvd August 23, 2016

$165m gross 159k ratings adventure, fantasy film directed by Cedric Nicolas-Troyan on dvd August 23, 2016

$9m gross 249k ratings drama, romance film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos on dvd August 2, 2016

July 2016 best hollywood movies


$874m gross 862k ratings action, fantasy film directed by Zack Snyder on dvd July 19, 2016

$179m gross 160k ratings teen, action, adventure, sci-fi film directed by Robert Schwentke on dvd July 12, 2016

$3m gross 141k ratings crime, thriller film directed by Jeremy Saulnier on dvd July 12, 2016

$17m gross 115k ratings action, sci-fi film directed by Ilya Naishuller on dvd July 26, 2016

$14m gross 117k ratings musical, romcom, teen film directed by John Carney on dvd July 26, 2016

$2m gross 112k ratings drama, romance film directed by Jean-Marc Vallee on dvd July 19, 2016

June 2016 best hollywood movies


$1024m gross 522k ratings animation film directed by Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush on dvd June 7, 2016

$521m gross 239k ratings animation film directed by Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh Nelson on dvd June 28, 2016

$110m gross 359k ratings mystery, thriller film directed by Dan Trachtenberg on dvd June 14, 2016

$206m gross 186k ratings action film directed by Babak Najafi on dvd June 14, 2016

$64m gross 193k ratings comedy, musical film directed by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen on dvd June 7, 2016

$69m gross 164k ratings action, drama film directed by Michael Bay on dvd June 7, 2016

$46m gross 122k ratings drama, sport film directed by Dexter Fletcher on dvd June 14, 2016

$19m gross 130k ratings drama, thriller, war film directed by Gavin Hood on dvd June 28, 2016

$25m gross 115k ratings comedy film directed by Louis Leterrier on dvd June 21, 2016

$6m gross 118k ratings drama, sci-fi film directed by Jeff Nichols on dvd June 21, 2016

$6m gross 109k ratings animation film directed by Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman on dvd June 7, 2016

May 2016 best hollywood movies


$783m gross 1056k ratings action, comedy, sci-fi film directed by Tim Miller on dvd May 10, 2016

$151m gross 149k ratings adventure, fantasy film directed by Alex Proyas on dvd May 31, 2016

$101m gross 196k ratings biography, dramedy film directed by David O. Russell on dvd May 3, 2016

$40m gross 236k ratings horror film directed by Robert Eggers on dvd May 17, 2016

$259m gross 5k ratings adventure, fantasy, foreign film directed by Wuershan on dvd May 3, 2016

$110m gross 140k ratings adventure, sci-fi, teen film directed by J Blakeson on dvd May 3, 2016

$94m gross 149k ratings comedy film directed by Dan Mazer on dvd May 17, 2016

$112m gross 122k ratings romcom film directed by Christian Ditter on dvd May 24, 2016

$57m gross 129k ratings comedy film directed by Ben Stiller on dvd May 24, 2016

$52m gross 103k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Craig Gillespie on dvd May 24, 2016

$23m gross 102k ratings crime, thriller film directed by John Hillcoat on dvd May 31, 2016

April 2016 best hollywood movies


$2068m gross 1069k ratings action, adventure, fantasy film directed by J.J. Abrams on dvd April 5, 2016

$533m gross 778k ratings adventure, drama film directed by Alejandro G. Inarritu on dvd April 19, 2016

$125m gross 99k ratings black, action, comedy film directed by Tim Story on dvd April 26, 2016

$157m gross 57k ratings action film directed by Wilson Yip on dvd April 19, 2016

March 2016 best hollywood movies


$653m gross 489k ratings action, sci-fi film directed by Francis Lawrence on dvd March 22, 2016

$156m gross 555k ratings western film directed by Quentin Tarantino on dvd March 29, 2016

$133m gross 419k ratings biography, drama film directed by Adam McKay on dvd March 15, 2016

$174m gross 337k ratings drama, sport film directed by Ryan Coogler on dvd March 1, 2016

$35m gross 406k ratings drama film directed by Lenny Abrahamson on dvd March 1, 2016

$243m gross 157k ratings comedy film directed by Sean Anders on dvd March 22, 2016

$246m gross 129k ratings animation film directed by Steve Martino on dvd March 8, 2016

$235m gross 60k ratings comedy, family film directed by Walt Becker on dvd March 15, 2016

$94m gross 178k ratings adventure, biography, history film directed by Ron Howard on dvd March 8, 2016

$64m gross 203k ratings biography, drama film directed by Tom Hooper on dvd March 1, 2016

$62m gross 196k ratings drama, romance film directed by John Crowley on dvd March 15, 2016

$43m gross 189k ratings biography, crime film directed by Brian Helgeland on dvd March 1, 2016

$105m gross 121k ratings comedy film directed by Jason Moore on dvd March 15, 2016

$134m gross 85k ratings action, crime film directed by Ericson Core on dvd March 29, 2016

$40m gross 165k ratings drama, romance film directed by Todd Haynes on dvd March 15, 2016

$49m gross 135k ratings drama, sport film directed by Peter Landesman on dvd March 29, 2016

$52m gross 108k ratings comedy film directed by Jonathan Levine on dvd March 1, 2016

$3m gross 101k ratings dramedy, music film directed by Paolo Sorrentino on dvd March 1, 2016

February 2016 best hollywood movies


$881m gross 500k ratings action film directed by Sam Mendes on dvd February 9, 2016

$98m gross 480k ratings biography, drama film directed by Tom McCarthy on dvd February 23, 2016

$165m gross 365k ratings thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg on dvd February 2, 2016

$332m gross 176k ratings animation film directed by Peter Sohn on dvd February 23, 2016

$100m gross 245k ratings biography, crime, drama film directed by Scott Cooper on dvd February 16, 2016

$147m gross 140k ratings action, fantasy film directed by Breck Eisner on dvd February 2, 2016

$75m gross 186k ratings fantasy, horror film directed by Guillermo del Toro on dvd February 9, 2016

$34m gross 218k ratings biography, drama film directed by Danny Boyle on dvd February 16, 2016

$8m gross 115k ratings biography, drama film directed by Jay Roach on dvd February 16, 2016

January 2016 best hollywood movies


$630m gross 860k ratings adventure, sci-fi film directed by Ridley Scott on dvd January 12, 2016

$475m gross 197k ratings animation film directed by Genndy Tartakovsky on dvd January 12, 2016

$85m gross 431k ratings action, crime film directed by Denis Villeneuve on dvd January 5, 2016

$202m gross 270k ratings black, biography, music film directed by F. Gary Gray on dvd January 19, 2016

$203m gross 256k ratings drama, thriller film directed by Baltasar Kormakur on dvd January 19, 2016

$195m gross 261k ratings comedy film directed by Nancy Meyers on dvd January 19, 2016

$158m gross 144k ratings teen, adventure, fantasy film directed by Rob Letterman on dvd January 26, 2016

$98m gross 164k ratings horror film directed by M. Night Shyamalan on dvd January 5, 2016

$61m gross 177k ratings biography, drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis on dvd January 5, 2016

$37m gross 133k ratings dramedy film directed by John Wells on dvd January 26, 2016