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2012: New Releases

The year I started doing the film critic thing, trying to stay on top of the year's important releases.

As always, shorts and documentaries ranked separately at the end.

  • Berberian Sound Studio

    1

  • Frances Ha

    2

  • The Master

    3

  • It's Such a Beautiful Day

    4

  • Dredd

    5

  • Moonrise Kingdom

    6

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    7

  • Ernest & Celestine

    8

  • Spring Breakers

    9

  • To the Wonder

    10

  • Skyfall

    11

  • Much Ado About Nothing

    12

  • The Hunt

    13

  • ParaNorman

    14

  • Seven Psychopaths

    15

  • John Dies at the End

    16

  • Holy Motors

    17

  • Passion

    18

  • Magic Mike

    19

  • Silver Linings Playbook

    20

  • Cloud Atlas

    21

  • Django Unchained

    22

  • The Dark Knight Rises

    23

  • Looper

    24

  • Les Misérables

    25

  • 21 Jump Street

    26

  • Prometheus

    27

  • Argo

    28

  • Cosmopolis

    29

  • Amour

    30

  • The Avengers

    31

  • Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1

    32

  • The Hunger Games

    33

  • End of Watch

    34

  • Chronicle

    35

  • The Place Beyond the Pines

    36

  • Beasts of the Southern Wild

    37

  • Life of Pi

    38

  • Maniac

    39

  • Lincoln

    40

  • Wreck-It Ralph

    41

  • The Bourne Legacy

    42

  • Lawless

    43

  • Jack Reacher

    44

  • Byzantium

    45

  • Brave

    46

  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

    47

  • Promised Land

    48

  • Killing Them Softly

    49

  • Nazis at the Center of the Earth

    50

  • The Amazing Spider-Man

    51

  • Iron Sky

    52

  • Snow White and the Huntsman

    53

  • Battleship

    54

  • The Campaign

    55

  • The Lorax

    56

  • Total Recall

    57

  • American Warships

    58

  • Grimm's Snow White

    59

  • Alien Origin

    60

  • Nicky

    61

  • The Pervert's Guide to Ideology

    62

  • Side by Side

    63

  • Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

    64

  • Komeda, Komeda...

    65