Best Science Fiction Movies of 2016

1.

Captain America: Civil War

6.8
7.8/10 IMDB

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.

Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Sebastian Stan, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen ..
Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Release date: 2016-04-27
2.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

6.7
7.8/10 IMDB

A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, Jimmy Smits ..
Directed by: Gareth Edwards
Release date: 2016-12-14
3.

Doctor Strange

6.4
7.5/10 IMDB

After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Zara Phythian ..
Directed by: Scott Derrickson
Release date: 2016-10-25
4.

Arrival

6.4
7.9/10 IMDB

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma, Mark O'Brien, Julia Scarlett Dan, Abigail Pniowsky, Jadyn Malone, Carmela Nozza Guizzo ..
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Release date: 2016-11-10
5.

Star Trek Beyond

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella, Joe Taslim ..
Directed by: Justin Lin
Release date: 2016-07-07
6.

X-Men: Apocalypse

5.8
6.9/10 IMDB

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Rose Byrne, Evan Peters, Josh Helman, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan ..
Directed by: Bryan Singer
Release date: 2016-05-18
7.

Passengers

5.8
7.0/10 IMDB

A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne, Andy GarcĂ­a, Aurora Perrineau, Julee Cerda, Kristin Brock, Vince Foster, Kara Flowers ..
Directed by: Morten Tyldum
Release date: 2016-12-21
8.

10 Cloverfield Lane

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

Starring: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., Bradley Cooper, Douglas M. Griffin, Suzanne Cryer, Maya Erskine, Mat Vairo, Ryan Martin Dwyer, Britton Frost ..
Directed by: Dan Trachtenberg
Release date: 2016-03-10
9.

Suicide Squad

5.3
6.0/10 IMDB

From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.

Starring: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jared Leto, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Cara Delevingne, Karen Fukuhara ..
Directed by: David Ayer
Release date: 2016-08-03
10.

Midnight Special

5.3
6.6/10 IMDB

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

Starring: Michael Shannon, Jaeden Martell, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver, David Jensen, Sam Shepard, Scott Haze, Dana Gourrier, Paul Sparks ..
Directed by: Jeff Nichols
Release date: 2016-02-18

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