2016 Animation Movies

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

The Secret Life of Pets

  • 75%
  • G
  • 91 min
  • Animation

For one bustling Manhattan apartment building, the real day starts after the folks on two legs leave for work and school. That’s when the pets of every stripe, fur, and feather begin their own nine-to-five routine: hanging out with each other, trading humiliating stories about their owners or auditioning adorable looks to get better snacks. The buildings top dog, Max (voiced by Louis C.K.) a quick witted terrier rescue who’s convinced he sits at the center of his owner’s universe, finds...

Sing (2016)

Sing

    • PG
    • 110 min
    • Animation

    Illumination has captivated audiences all over the world with the beloved hits Despicable Me, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, now the second-highest-grossing animated movie in history.  Following the release of The Secret Life of Pets in summer 2016, Illumination presents Sing at the holidays.  Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Egerton and Tori Kelly star in a musical comedy about finding the shining star...

    Moana (2016)

    Moana

      • PG
      • 103 min
      • Animation

      In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds and ancient folklore.

      Zootopia (2016)

      Zootopia

      • 98%
      • PG
      • 108 min
      • Animation

      The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together—a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn’t so easy. Determined to prove...

      Your Name. (2016)

      Your Name.

        • 106 min
        • Romance

        High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must adjust their lives around each other.

        Trolls (2016)

        Trolls

          • PG
          • 90 min
          • Animation

          The film will be a grand scale musical comedy centering around how the Trolls came into their vibrant and colorful hair.

          The Jungle Book (2016)

          The Jungle Book

          • 95%
          • PG
          • 105 min
          • Adventure

          Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (voice of Idris Elba), who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. Urged to abandon the...

          Sausage Party (2016)

          Sausage Party

          • 83%
          • R
          • 83 min
          • Animation

          Sausage Party is a raunchy animated movie about one sausage’s quest to discover the truth about his existence. After falling out of a shopping cart, our hero sausage and his new friends embark on a perilous journey through the supermarket to get back to their aisles before the 4th of July sale.

          Finding Dory (2016)

          Finding Dory

          • 94%
          • PG
          • 103 min
          • Animation

          “Finding Dory” takes place about a year after the first film, and features returning favorites Marlin, Nemo and the Tank Gang, among others. Set in part along the California coastline, the story also welcomes a host of new characters, including a few who will prove to be a very important part of Dory’s life.

          Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)

          Kung Fu Panda 3

          • 87%
          • PG
          • 95 min
          • Animation

          In 2016, one of the most successful animated franchises in the world returns with its biggest comedy adventure yet, KUNG FU PANDA 3. When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible—learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the...

          The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

          The Angry Birds Movie

          • 43%
          • PG
          • 95 min
          • Animation

          Find out why the birds are so angry. When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggies, it's up to three unlikely outcasts - Red, Chuck and Bomb - to figure out what the pigs are up to.

          Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)

          Ice Age: Collision Course

          • 13%
          • PG
          • 94 min
          • Animation

          Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters. ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE, opening in theaters everywhere July 22, 2016, stars returning cast...

          Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)

          Kubo and the Two Strings

          • 97%
          • PG
          • 101 min
          • Animation

          A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.

          Koe no katachi (2016)

          Koe no katachi

            • 130 min
            • Documentary

            Shouya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shouko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shouya for his lack of compassion. When they leave elementary school, Shouko and Shouya do not speak to each other again... until an older, wiser Shouya, tormented by his past behaviour, decides he must see Shouko once more. He wants to atone for his sins, but is it already too late...?

            Leap! (2016)

            Leap!

              • G
              • 89 min
              • Animation

              Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.

              Storks (2016)

              Storks

              • 62%
              • PG
              • 89 min
              • Animation

              Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby.

              Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)

              Batman: The Killing Joke

              • 48%
              • R
              • 72 min
              • Superhero

              The Killing Joke was a 1988 one-shot comic book written by Alan Moore, drawn by Brian Bolland, and colored by John Higgins. It provided a new origin for the Joker, depicting him as a tragic character who was once a failed comedian before turning to a life of crime.

              Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV (2016)

              Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

              • 7%
              • PG-13
              • 110 min
              • Adventure

              The magical kingdom of Lucis is home to the hallowed Crystal, but the menacing empire of Niflheim will stop at nothing to make it theirs. War has raged between the two for as long as most can remember. King Regis of Lucis commands an elite force of soldiers dubbed the Kingsglaive. Wielding their king's magic, Nyx Ulric and his fellow glaives stand before the crown city of Insomnia, fighting to stay the inexorable advance of Niflheim's imperial army. Before the overwhelming military might of the...

              Rock Dog (2016)

              Rock Dog

                • PG
                • 80 min
                • Animation

                For the Tibetan Mastiffs living on Snow Mountain, a dog's life has a simple riff: Guard a peaceful village of wool-making sheep from the thuggish wolf Linnux (Lewis Black) and his rabid pack. To avoid distractions, Mastiff leader Khampa (J.K. Simmons) forbids all music from the mountain. But when Khampa's son Bodi (Luke Wilson) discovers a radio dropped by a passing airplane, it takes just a few guitar licks for his fate to be sealed: Bodi wants to be a rock 'n' roll star. Yet that means...

                Monster Trucks (2016)

                Monster Trucks

                  • PG
                  • 104 min
                  • Action

                  Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp (Lucas Till), a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean creature with a taste and a talent for speed, Tripp may have just found the key to getting out of town and a most unlikely friend.

                  Melding cutting edge visual effects and state-of-the-art CGI, Monster Trucks is an action filled...