Saturday, December 29, 2012

My 10 Favorite Movies of 2012 (So Far)

As every year, here is my non-prestigious, completely subjective list of my 10 favorite movies from this year that I actually managed to see during the calendar year:

1. Life of Pi
2. Prometheus
3. The Avengers
4. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
5. Amour
6. Kauwboy
7. Beasts of the Southern Wild
8. Safety Not Guaranteed
9. Now Is Good
10. Excision

And here, then, since I've finally gotten around to seeing (almost) everything I wanted to see from 2011, are my 25 Favorite Movies of 2011:

1. Margaret
2. Intouchables
3. Drive
4. Pariah
5. The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn
6. Killer Joe
7. Take Shelter
8. Shame
9. The Cabin in the Woods
10. Circumstance
11. The Artist
12. Bernie
13. Another Earth
14. Thor
15. The Muppets
16. A Separation
17. Captain America: The First Avenger
18. Le Havre
19. Melancholia
20. African Cats
21. Higher Ground
22. Tomboy
23. Your Sister’s Sister
24. Jeff, Who Lives at Home
25. Super 8


MC said...

Safety Not Guaranteed is the movie from your list I want to see the most.

Roger Owen Green said...

Hmm- Bernie played in 3 film festivals, one in the US, in 2011. But the wider release was in 2012. Odd release plan, in any case.

The Rant King said...

Very nice list. Life of Pi, The Hobbit, Beasts of the Southern Wild, and Safety Not Guaranteed are all among my favorites this year.