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The Films of 2012 (ranked)

by dlukenelson
A ranked list of the best films of 2012. (As always, this only reflects films I have seen and is a work in progress.) To add: Sound of My Voice, Damsels in Distress, 5 Broken Cameras, Haywire (Steven Soderbergh), Beyond the Black Rainbow, End of Watch, Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell), Cloud Atlas (Tom Twyker and the Wachowskis), Mea Máxima Culpa, Spring Breakers, Bestiaire, The Act of Killing, Dangerous Liasons, Not Fade Away, Casear Must Die, The Dead Man and Being Happy, First Cousin Once Removed, The Gatekeepers, Holy Motors (Leo Carax), Hyde Park on Hudson, The Last Time I Saw Macao, No, Tabu (Miguel Gomes), Something in the… Read more

A ranked list of the best films of 2012. (As always, this only reflects films I have seen and is a work in progress.)

To add: Sound of My Voice, Damsels in Distress, 5 Broken Cameras, Haywire (Steven Soderbergh), Beyond the Black Rainbow, End of Watch, Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell), Cloud Atlas (Tom Twyker and the Wachowskis), Mea Máxima Culpa, Spring Breakers, Bestiaire, The Act of Killing, Dangerous Liasons, Not Fade Away, Casear Must Die, The Dead Man and Being Happy, First Cousin Once Removed, The Gatekeepers, Holy Motors (Leo Carax), Hyde Park on Hudson, The Last Time I Saw Macao, No, Tabu (Miguel Gomes), Something in the Air, To Ellen, Radio Unnameable, Savages (Oliver Stone), 4:44 Last Day on Earth, Bernie (Richard Linklater), Lawless, Frankenweenie (Tim Burton), The Paperboy, Wuthering Heights, Seven Psychopaths, Anna Karenina, Skyfall (Sam Mendes), On the Road, Life of Pi (Ang Lee), Me and You, Teddy Bear (Mads Mattheisen), Broken (Rufus Norris), Kauwboy (Boudewijn Koole), Twilight Portrait (Angelina Nikonova), Reported Missing (Jan Speckenbach), Lola Versus, Hemingway & Gellhorn, Magic Mike (Steven Soderbergh), Dark Shadows (Tim Burton), Ted (Seth McFarlane), The Raven, [REC] 3: Genesis, Twixt (Francis Ford Coppola), In Another Country (Hong Sang-Soo), Take Shelter (Jeff Nichols)*, Go Go Tales (Abel Ferrara), Faust (Alexander Sokurov), Keep the Lights on (Ira Sachs), Searching for Sugar Man, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, The House I Live in (Eugene Jarecki), The Central Park Five, Sleepwalk with Me (Mike Birbiglia), Safety Not guaranteed, Take This Waltz, Damsels in Distress (Whit Stillman), This Is Not a Film, Oslo August 31st (Joaquim Trier), Your Brother, Remember?, The Turin Horse (Bela Tarr), PLanet of Snail, Time Zero, Wolf, Compliance (Craig Zobel), Seeking Asian Female, The Waiting Room, Footnote, Goodbye First Love (Mia Love-Hansen), The Deep Blue Sea.

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