Thursday, April 18, 2024

List: Top 3 Overlooked Movies of 2016

This week on Episode 197 of the InSession Film Podcast, we discussed our favorite overlooked movies of 2016. Each year there are overlooked movies that both the general audience, as well as cinephiles, miss out on for one reason or another. For our lists this week, we try to highlight those movies and hopefully provoke people to go out and seek them. If you’re a fan of film, you gotta love this time of year.

On that note, which overlooked movies would make your list? Here are the one’s that made ours:

*Keep in mind we have different criteria for our lists as well*


1) Gleason
2) Born to Be Blue
3) Morris From America


1) Krisha
2) Certain Women
3) Rams

Honorable Mentions (Combined)

The Fits, A War, Tower, Love & Friendship, Sunset Song, Our Little Sister, Cafe Society, The Little Prince, April and the Extraordinary World, Don’t Think Twice, Lamb, Miles Ahead, Cemetery of Splendor, The Handmaiden, The Edge of Seventeen, Eye in the Sky

Top 3 Overlooked Movies of 2015
Top 3 Overlooked Movies of 2014

Hopefully you guys enjoyed our lists and if you agree or disagree with us, let us know in the comment section below. There are a ton of other overloooked movies that could make your list, depending on your own criteria and how you define this specific category. That being said, what would be your Top 3? Leave a comment in the comment section or email us at [email protected].

For the entire podcast, click here or listen below.

For more lists done by the InSession Film crew and other guests, be sure see our Top 3 Movie Lists page.

JD Duran
JD Duran
InSession Film founder and owner. I love film. Love art. Love how it intersects with our real lives. My favorite movies include Citizen Kane, The 400 Blows, Modern Times, The Godfather and The Tree of Life. Follow me on Twitter @RealJDDuran. Follow us @InSessionFilm.

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