By Reese Givens, video writer
If you’re looking for a coming-of-age movie about a pink-haired girl who fights with her mother, is trying to get into college and goes to an all girl’s Catholic High School, you should watch Lady Bird.
If you’re looking for a thrilling movie about the kid who invented your favorite social media site, Facebook, and the rich twins who think they invented your favorite social media site, you should watch The Social Network.
If you’re looking for an intellectual movie about a multi-lingual woman who is tasked with communicating with weird aliens who are trying to start a war with Asia, you should watch Arrival.
If you’re looking for a fun, “this-actually-happened” movie about a kid who becomes a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor before he turns 25, all while being hunted by Tom Hanks, playing an FBI agent, you should watch Catch Me If You Can.
If you’re looking for an emotional movie that will destroy your heart for a few hours, you should watch Manchester by the Sea.
If you’re looking for a romantic, twisty movie about two people who erase the loves of their life from their memories only to find their way back to each other, you should watch Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.
If you’re looking for a movie about a man who was cheated on by his wife, romanticized by his nanny, and caught in a mid-life crisis, only to be pulled out by a charming, savvy playboy, you should watch Crazy Stupid Love.