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Movie release: July 29, 2016Director: Patricia RozemaStarring: Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max MinghellaBased on: Into The Forest by Jean HeglandSummary: After a massive power outage, two sisters learn to survive on their own in their isolated woodland home.
Movie release: July 29, 2016Director: Paul GreengrassStarring: Alicia Vikander, Matt Damon, Julia StilesBased on: The Bourne Betrayal by Eric Van Lustbader, Robert Ludlum
Summary: Jason Bourne, now remembering who he truly is, tries to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Movie release: July 29, 2016Director: James SchamusStarring: Sarah Gadon, Logan Lerman, Ben RosenfieldBased on: Indignation by Philip Roth
Summary: In 1951, Marcus, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War.
Movie release: August 5, 2016Director: David AyerStarring:Margot Robbie, Will Smith, Cara DelevingneBased on: Various Titles
Summary: A secret government agency recruits imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency.
Movie release: August 19, 2016Director: Natalie PortmanStarring:Natalie Portman, Ohad Knoller, Shira HaasBased on: A Tale of Love and Darkness by Amos Oz
Summary: The story of his youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell, become the stories we live.
Movie release: August 19, 2016Director: Timur BekmambetovStarring: Jack Huston, Nazanin Boniadi, Ayelet ZurerBased on: Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by Lew Wallace
Summary: A falsely accused Jewish nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his Roman best friend, who betrayed him.
Movie release: August 26, 2016Director: Jean-François RichetStarring:Mel Gibson, Erin Moriarty, Diego LunaBased on: Blood Father by Peter Craig
Summary: An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.
Movie release: September 2, 2016Director: Alexandre AjaStarring: Jamie Dornan, Sarah Gadon, Aaron PaulBased on: The Ninth Life of Louis Drax by Liz Jensen
Summary: A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.
Movie release: September 2, 2016Director: Derek CianfranceStarring: Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender, Rachel WeiszBased on: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
Summary: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Movie release: September 9, 2016Director: Clint EastwoodStarring: Tom Hanks, Anna Gunn, Aaron EckhartBased on: Highest duty : my search for what really matters by Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger with Jeffrey Zaslow
Summary: The story of Chesley Sullenberger, who became a hero after gliding his plane along the water in the Hudson River, saving all of his 155 passengers.
Movie release: September 16, 2016Director: Oliver StoneStarring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene WoodleyBased on: The Snowden Files by Luke Harding
Summary: Edward Snowden was a 29-year-old computer genius working for the National Security Agency when he shocked the world by exposing the near-universal mass surveillance programs of the United States government.
Movie release: September 16, 2016Director: Sharon MaguireStarring: Renée Zellweger, Patrick Dempsey, Emma ThompsonBased on: Various Titles by Helen Fielding
Summary: The continuing adventures of British publishing executive Bridget Jones as she enters her 40s.
Movie release: September 23, 2016Director: Mira NairStarring: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Ntare Guma Mbaho MwineBased on: Queen of Katwe by Tim CrothersSummary: A young girl from Uganda trains to become a world chess champion.
Movie release: September 30, 2016Director: Tim BurtonStarring: Eva Green, Asa ButterfieldBased on: Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Summary: After a family tragedy, Jacob feels compelled to explore an abandoned orphanage on an island off the coast of Wales, discovering disturbing facts about the children who were kept there.
Movie release: September 30, 2016Director: Mick JacksonStarring: Rachel Weisz, Andrew Scott, Timothy SpallBased on: History on Trial by Deborah Lipstadt
Summary: Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.
Movie release: October 7, 2016Director: Steve CarrStarring: Isabela Moner, Lauren Graham, Thomas Barbusca Based on: Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson
Summary: A quiet teenage artist Rafe Katchadorian has a wild imagination and is sick of middle school and the rules that have been put before him. Rafe and his best friend Leo have come up with a plan: break every rule in the school hand book and as you expect trouble follows.
Movie release: October 7, 2016Director: Tate TaylorStarring: Laura Prepon, Emily Blunt, Rebecca FergusonBased on: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Summary: The Girl on the Train is the story of Rachel Watson's life post-divorce. Every day, she takes the train in to work in London, and every day the train passes by her old house. The house she lived in with her husband, who still lives there, with his new wife and child. As she attempts to not focus on her pain, she starts watching a couple who live a few houses down -- Megan and Scott Hipwell. She creates a wonderful dream life for them in her head, about how they are a perfect happy family. And then one day, as the train passes, she sees something shocking, filling her with rage. The next day, she wakes up with a horrible hangover, various wounds and bruises, and no memory of the night before. She has only a feeling: something bad happened. Then come the TV reports: Megan Hipwell is missing. Rachel becomes invested in the case and trying to find out what happened to Megan, where she is, and what exactly she herself was up to that same night Megan went missing.
Movie release: October 21, 2016Director: J.A. BayonaStarring: Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Liam NeesonBased on: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
Summary: A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mom's terminal illness.
Movie release: October 21, 2016Director: Ewan McGregorStarring: Jennifer Connelly, Dakota Fanning, Ewan McGregorBased on: American Pastoral by Philip Roth
Summary: Set in postwar America, a man watches his seemingly perfect life fall apart as his daughter's new political affiliation threatens to destroy their family.
Movie release: October 28, 2016Director: F. Javier GutiérrezStarring: Aimee Teegarden, Johnny Galecki, Alex RoeBased on: Ring by Koji Suzuki
Summary: Samara returns with a familiar video tape to strike terror again in the third film of the Ring series, Rings.
Movie release: October 28, 2016Director: Ron HowardStarring: Felicity Jones, Ben Foster, Tom HanksBased on: Inferno by Dan Brown
Summary: When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.
Movie release: October 27, 2016Director: Griff FurstStarring: Madison Wolfe, Christopher Lloyd, Robbie KayBased on: Cold Moon Over Babylon by Michael McDowell
Summary: From the Writer of Beetlejuice & the Nightmare Before Christmas... A Chilling Tale of Supernatural Vengeance
Movie release: December 25, 2016Director: Scott DerricksonStarring: Rachel McAdams, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda SwintonBased on: Various Titles
Summary: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant and conceited surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Movie release: November 11, 2016Director: Roger DonaldsonStarring: Travis FimmelBased on: All Quiet on the Western Front on Erich Maria Remarque
Summary: A young German soldier's terrifying experiences and distress on the western front during World War I.
Movie release: November 11, 2016Director: Ang LeeStarring: Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel, Garrett HedlundBased on: Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
Summary:19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.
Movie release: November 18, 2016Director: David YatesStarring: Ezra Miller, Eddie Redmayne, Colin FarrellBased on: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by Newt Scamander; J. K. Rowling
Summary: The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.
Movie release: November 18, 2016Director: Tom FordStarring: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Isla FisherBased on: Nocturnal animals ; or Tony and Susan by Austin Wright
Summary: An art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale.
Movie release: November 25, 2016Director: Garth DavisStarring: Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, Dev PatelBased on: A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley
Summary: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Movie release: December 21, 2016Director: Justin KurzelStarring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy IronsBased on: Various Titles
Summary: When Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, he discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society.
Movie release: January 13, 2017Director: Peter BergStarring: Melissa Benoist, Mark Wahlberg, Michelle MonaghanBased on: Boston Strong: A City's Triumph Over Tragedy by Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge
Summary: An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.
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