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My Top 10 Films from 2016!

These are my favourite films from 2016! Only 10 can make the list!

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Deepwater Horizon

Summit Entertainment and Participant Media present a Di Bonaventura Pictures production ; a Closest to the Hole/Leverage Entertainment production ; produced by Lorenzo Di Bonaventura, Mark Vahradian, Mark Whalberg [and two others] ; directed by Peter Berg |

Country singe Trace Adkins (a former oil rig worker himself) had a cameo towards the end of this film.

War dogs

Warner Bros Pictures presents a Joint Effort/Mark Gordon Company Production ; produced by Mark Gordon, Todd Phillips, Bradley Cooper ; directed by Todd Phillips ; screenplay by Stephen Chin, Todd Phillips and Jason Smilovic. |

Interesting fact: The real Efraim Diveroli declined to meet with Jonah Hill. Hill said "I'm used to it. If a person is aggressively against me playing them, it's probably a good sign.

The conjuring 2

New Line Cinema ; a Safran Company/Atomic Monster production ; produced by Peter Safran, Rob Cowan, James Wan ; directed by James Wan ; screenplay by Chad Hayes & Carey W. Hayes & James Wan and David Leslie Johnson. |

Interesting fact: While promoting the film in June 2016, star Vera Farmiga was still suffering from a swollen lymph node she received during filming, due to the intense screaming she had to perform. Due to technical challenges, she would sometimes do 50 takes in a row, all featuring her screaming.

The infiltrator

producer, Miriam Segal ; screenplay by Ellen Brown Furman ; directed by Brad Furman. |

Interesting Fact: The film was made and released about seven years after its source autobiographical book "The Infiltrator: My Secret Life Inside the Dirty Banks Behind Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel" by Robert Mazur had been first published in 2009.

Midnight special

Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Faliro House Productions a Tri-State Pictures production ; produced by Sarah Green and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones ; written and directed by Jeff Nichols. |

Interesting Fact: On the poster we see the child reading a Superman comic book. Star Michael Shannon played General Zod in Man of Steel (2013) and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016).

Batman v Superman

an Atlas Entertainment/Cruel and Unusual production ; written by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer ; produced by Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder ; directed by Zack Snyder. |

Budget for this film: 250 million dollars (estimated)

The accountant

a Electric City Entertainment/Zero Gravity Management production ; written by Bill Dubuque ; produced by Mark Williams, Lynette Howell Taylor ; directed Gavin O'Connor. |

Factoid: Anna Kendrick based her character on her mother, a real accountant who went over the script and explained the math to her daughter.

The big short

a Plan B Entertainment production ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay. |


Twentieth Century Fox presents in association with Marvel Entertainment ; a Kinberg Genre/the Donners' Company production ; produced by Simon Kinberg, Ryan Reynolds and Lauren Shuler Donner ; directed by Tim Miller ; written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernic |

Captain America

Marvel Studios ; produced by Kevin Feige ; directed by Anthony and Joe Russo ; written by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely. |