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January 19, 2013


Top Ten Films of 2012 (Geoff Geib)


Ten Best Films of 2012, in no particular order.

The Grey (2012)

1. The Grey

a/k/a Punches With Wolves

The Raid: Redemption (2012)

2. The Raid: Redemption

Absolutely astonishing martial arts movie, but the worst title of 2012

Lockout (2012)

3. Lockout

Luc Besson at his very best

The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

4. Cabin in the Woods

Funniest movie of the year

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

5. Moonrise Kingdom

Wes Anderson has rarely been better

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

6. The Bourne Legacy

Almost as good as The Bourne Identity

Take This Waltz (2012)

7. Take This Waltz

Beautifully observed

Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)

8. Safety Not Guaranteed

Pitch perfect

Bernie (2012)

9. Bernie

A great performance by Jack Black

Seven Psychopaths (2012)

10. Seven Psychopaths

A bit of a mess, but a great mess

3 Comments Post a comment
  1. Jan 19 2013

    I love The Grey, Moonrise Kingdom, and Bernie, and had just recently attended a screenplay analysis group that chose Seven Psychopaths as this month’s discussion. It’s good but I don’t love it…

    Nice list!

    I won’t comment on the second film listed.. I won’t, I won’t, I won’t… lol

  2. Jan 19 2013

    We overlap on six out of ten movies on an unconventional list. Anyone might think we were related or something.

  3. Jan 20 2013

    If we were all related it’d make sense whey we never meet for Christmas. lol