Best Movies Released in 2012

In the biggest gross movies of 2012 we could see more super heroes (The Avengers and The Amazing Spider-Man), and once again agent 007 (Skyfall) and Batman (The Dark Knight Rises). Among movies the movies acclaimed by the critics were Argo, Lincoln and Amour. In the list below GreatestMovies.org are presenting its favorites of the year.

screenshot Amour

The list

5. Liberal Arts
The 35 year olds Jesse leave New York to attend a retirement ceremony of his former college teacher. By a coincident he meets the much younger student Zibby. Same narrative clich├ęs are found by also interesting discussions about taste literature taste and if there is an importance of a “good taste”.
Director: Josh Radnor

4. The Lincoln Lawyer
The British film Broken by Rufus Norris is definitely worth seeing with Tim Roth as a father of a girl with diabetes type 1. The movie is rich of characters and succeeds without doubt putting emotional marks on the audience.
Director: Rufus Norris

3. (Jagten) The Hunt
This Danish film depicts a society in mass psychos after a man is suspecting for sexual child abuse. Mads Mikkelsen are doing well as the hunted man.
Director: Thomas Vinterberg

2. Searching for Sugar Man
This documentary had a great impact on big audiences in 2012 with its story about a mysterious artist who was said to have killed himself on the stage.
Director: Malik Bendjelloul

1. Amour
Amour by Michael Haneke is the movie masterpiece of 2012. Where are plenty of qualities that marks this movie but among the things that impress most is the faithful depiction without any euphemisms and the big sophistication that are inherit.
Director: Michael Haneke

Other sources for your interest

Highest ranked movie of 2012 on Imdb.com:
The Dark Knight Rises
(directed by Christopher Nolan)

The pick of the year by the film magazine Empire:
The Avengers
(directed by Joss Whedon)

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