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Ongoing list of 2012 films. Certain films were screened in 2011, but had a wide release in 2012: Detachment, Friends With Kids, The Grey, Heleno, Bernie, The Cabin in the Woods, Adam and Dog, Damsels in Distress, The Loneliest Planet, Comic-Con: Episode IV – A Fan’s Hope, Hick, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, Elles, Killer Joe, Butter Films on top since the list began: Detachment: from March 2012 until April 30, 2012 The Avengers: April 30, 2012 to July 27, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises: July 27, 2012 to October 27, 2012 Argo: October 27, 2012 (ongoing) Notes: TV Films: Game Change (HBO), Hemingway & Gellhorn (HBO) and The Girl… Read more

Ongoing list of 2012 films.

Certain films were screened in 2011, but had a wide release in 2012: Detachment, Friends With Kids, The Grey, Heleno, Bernie, The Cabin in the Woods, Adam and Dog, Damsels in Distress, The Loneliest Planet, Comic-Con: Episode IV – A Fan’s Hope, Hick, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, Elles, Killer Joe, Butter

Films on top since the list began:
Detachment: from March 2012 until April 30, 2012
The Avengers: April 30, 2012 to July 27, 2012
The Dark Knight Rises: July 27, 2012 to October 27, 2012
Argo: October 27, 2012 (ongoing)

Notes:
TV Films: Game Change (HBO), Hemingway & Gellhorn (HBO) and The Girl (BBC/HBO).
Short films: Ashes; Being Bazaar; Paperman; The Simpsons: The Longest Daycare, Adam and Dog, A Therapy
Music videos: Fjogur Piano
Films seen during an airplane flight: Lawless (31JAN2013), Smashed (01FEB2013) and Seven Psychopaths (01FEB2013)

Not on MUBI:
Crossfire Hurricane (2012), watched it on 07Jan2013 and goes between Casa de mi Padre and A Therapy. — EDIT: Added on 14Jul2013.
Chimpanzee (2012), watched it on 05Jun2013 and goes between Dark Shadows and Sparkle.
The Odd Life of Timothy Green – watched it on 24Aug2013 and goes after Total Recall and before John Carter.

Updated: 09Feb2014

Rodrigo’s Top 5 Acting Ranking:

*Note: Alternative 5 choices in case you wonder who should have been nom’d at the Globes. Top 5 are Oscar-worthy and #1 should have won.

Lead Actor:
1. Joaquin Phoenix (The Master) [D]
2. John Hawkes (The Sessions) [CM]
3. Matthew McConaughey (Killer Joe) [CM]
4. Jake Gyllenhaal (End Of Watch) [D]
5. Denzel Washington (Flight) [D]
Alternative 5: Jean-Louis Trintignant (Amour) [D] – Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook) [CM] – Jack Black (Bernie) [CM] – Matthias Schoenaerts (Rust and Bone) [D] – Frank Langella (Robot and Frank) [CM]

Lead Actress:
1. Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Smashed) [CM]
2. Rachel Mwanza (War Witch) [D]
3. Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook) [CM]
4. Emmanuelle Riva (Amour) [D]
5. Marion Cotillard (Rust and Bone) [D]
Alternative 5: Maggie Smith (Quartet) [CM] – Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) [D] – Kara Hayward (Moonrise Kingdom) [CM] – Vidya Balan (Kahaani) [D] – Meryl Streep (Hope Springs) [CM]

Supporting Actor:
1. Phillip Seymour Hoffman (The Master)
2. Sam Rockwell (Seven Psychopaths)
3. Leonardo DiCaprio (Django Unchained)
4. Michael Peña (End Of Watch)
5. Alan Arkin (Argo)

Supporting Actress:
1. Helen Hunt (The Sessions)
2. Doona Bae (Cloud Atlas)
3. Anne Hathaway (Les Miserables)
4. Amy Adams (The Master)
5. Judi Dench (Skyfall)

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