At the mid-year mark, we size up the multiplex darlings and indie offerings of 2016 so far. It’s been a sci-fi, comic book, animation and action dominated year; but a few documentaries, dramas and retro comedies edged to the top. All my choices are guided by a strong director, bringing singular visions to the screen. Below are iconic GIFs from the films and hyperlinks to my reviews.
#10 Midnight Special