Below is a list of the most popular Blu-Ray/UltraViolet movies released in 2016.
These days, when you buy a Blu-Ray disc of a movie you like, it comes with rights provided by UltraViolet to stream and download digital copies of the same movie to any device. This gives you, the consumer, the added convenience of being able to watch your films anytime and anywhere.
Here is a list of the most popular movies in the UltraViolet digital format for 2016.
In the final instalment of The Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) agrees to be the “Mockingjay” – symbol for the rebellion – and all that responsibility that it entails. Together with her friends Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson), Gale Hawthorne (Liam Hemsworth), and Finnick Odair (Sam Claflin), she battles her way inside the Capitol to assassinate President Snow (Donald Sutherland) and liberate the citizens of Panem.
No. 4: Star Trek Beyond
Halfway into their five-year mission, the USS Enterprise stops off at Starbase Yorktown, and ends up being destroyed after a surprise attack by unknown aliens. They crash land on a mysterious planet with no apparent means of communication or rescue, fighting for their very survival against Krall (Idris Elba), a brutal dictator who extracts energy by draining the life out of his victims. Captain James T. Kirk (Chris Pine), with the help of a rebel alien warrior named Jaylah (Sofia Boutella), must fight for their survival and find a way to lead the rest of his crew off the hostile planet.
No. 3: X-Men: Apocalypse
Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac), the first and most powerful mutant in the Marvel X-Men universe, ruled and was worshipped as a god in ancient Egypt. After being pushed into deep slumber for thousands of years, he has awakened and unites powerful mutants, including the disillusioned Magneto (Michael Fassbender), with an end goal of destroying mankind. Now, Charles Xavier (James McAvoy), together with Raven (Jennifer Lawrence), must lead the X-Men and stop their immortal nemesis.
No. 2: Deadpool
After being dishonorably discharged, ex-special forces operative Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) begins a career as a mercenary. Shortly after meeting his soon-to-be wife, Vanessa (Morena Baccarin), Wilson is diagnosed with terminal cancer and leaves, so she won’t have to watch him die. He is approached by scientist Ajax (Ed Skrein) for an experimental cure for his cancer to which Wilson agrees, and ends up being tortured, disfigured and transformed into a mutant with accelerated healing powers. He uses his newfound abilities to become Deadpool, and vows to take revenge on Ajax.
No. 1: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Three decades after the events of The Return of the Jedi and Darth Vader and the Galactic Empire’s defeat, the galaxy is facing a new threat from the First Order who seeks to eliminate the New Republic. General Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) leads the Resistance while searching for her brother Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill). A First Order defector named Finn (John Boyega) and Resistance pilot Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac) escape from the First Order and Kylo Ren (Adam Driver). They crash on desert planet Jakku, and Finn, believing Poe has died, sets off on his own. He meets Rey (Daisy Ridley), a scavenger whose droid, BB8 has the map to Luke’s location. The two join forces with Han Solo (Harrison Ford) to protect the map until it is delivered to the Resistance.