Favourite Movies of 2012 (by UK cinema release)

My other best-of-year lists are based on IMDb release year; this list is simply my favourite of the films released in UK cinemas since Christmas 2011 (and hence includes a lot of movies considered 2011 by IMDb)

  • Take This Waltz

    1

  • The Muppets

    2

  • The Intouchables

    3

  • Jeff, Who Lives at Home

    4

  • The Artist

    5

  • Moonrise Kingdom

    6

  • Rust and Bone

    7

  • Looper

    8

  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    9

  • Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey

    10

  • Like Crazy

    11

  • Shame

    12

  • Headhunters

    13

  • The Imposter

    14

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    15

  • Silver Linings Playbook

    16

  • Seven Psychopaths

    17

  • The Angels' Share

    18

  • Argo

    19

  • The Descendants

    20

  • Brave

    21

  • The Avengers

    22

  • The Iron Lady

    23

  • All in Good Time

    24

  • Martha Marcy May Marlene

    25

  • The Grey

    26

  • Young Adult

    27

  • Wild Bill

    28

  • Ted

    29

  • Hope Springs

    30

  • Now Is Good

    31

  • Killing Them Softly

    32

  • Pitch Perfect

    33

  • Ruby Sparks

    34

  • Frankenweenie

    35

  • Chronicle

    36

  • Killer Joe

    37

  • Carnage

    38

  • The Five-Year Engagement

    39

  • The Cabin in the Woods

    40

  • Rampart

    41

  • The Amazing Spider-Man

    42

  • Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

    43

  • Skyfall

    44

  • The Dark Knight Rises

    45

  • Magic Mike

    46

  • Red Dog

    47

  • The Watch

    48

  • Sinister

    49

  • Prometheus

    50

  • The Dictator

    51

  • We Bought a Zoo

    52

  • 21 Jump Street

    53

  • Friends with Kids

    54

  • The Hunter

    55

  • Your Sister's Sister

    56

  • Dark Shadows

    57

  • To Rome with Love

    58

  • Trouble with the Curve

    59

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

    60

  • Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

    61

  • Premium Rush

    62

  • End of Watch

    63

  • The Sweeney

    64

  • Berberian Sound Studio

    65

  • A Fantastic Fear of Everything

    66

  • The Sapphires

    67

  • The Master

    68

  • Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy

    69

  • The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!

    70

  • Rock of Ages

    71

  • Gambit

    72

  • ParaNorman

    73

  • Big Miracle

    74

  • Ill Manors

    75

  • Gone

    76