new-to-me movies of 2012

bolded means i saw them in class at school, so i don’t look like a pretentious douche.

italicized means i watched it for my ~actor challenge.

* means i paid for them to see it in a theater like a good citizen

short films count as a real film

JANUARY

  1. Lethal Weapon 3
  2. Waiting For Guffman
  3. Edge of Darkness
  4. Lethal Weapon 4
  5. Attack Force Z
  6. New Year’s Eve*
  7. Carnage
  8. The Artist*
  9. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  10. Our Time Is Up
  11. Control Room
  12. Where Soldiers Come From
  13. Maniac
  14. Third Star
  15. Nanook of the North
  16. American Grindhouse
  17. Hawking
  18. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close*
  19. Nativity!
  20. Albert Nobbs
  21. Afrique, Je Te Plumerai
  22. Atonement
  23. The Other Boleyn Girl
  24. Casablanca
  25. X-Men: First Class
  26. The Descendants*
  27. Silent Things
  28. Hugo*
  29. Please Vote For Me

FEBRUARY

  1. War Horse*
  2. Gun Crazy
  3. Hot Fuzz
  4. I Just Want to Kiss You
  5. Nuit et Brouillard (Night and Fog)
  6. Salvador Allende
  7. Plan 9 From Outer Space
  8. Dimanche/Sunday*
  9. A Morning Stroll*
  10. Wild Life*
  11. The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore*
  12. La Luna*
  13. Pentecost*
  14. Raju*
  15. The Shore*
  16. Time Freak*
  17. Tuba Atlantic*
  18. Inseparable
  19. Carnival of Souls
  20. Titicut Follies
  21. The Nutty Professor (1963)
  22. Midnight in Paris
  23. The Help
  24. Safe House*
  25. Bird on a Wire

MARCH

  1. Re-Animator
  2. The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter
  3. Kony 2012
  4. The Bounty
  5. The River
  6. P.O.V. Who Killed Vincent Chin?
  7. Blacula
  8. The Hunger Games*
  9. Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

APRIL

  1. The Devil Never Sleeps
  2. Let Sleeping Corpses Lie
  3. Hall Pass
  4. House
  5. The Warriors
  6. No Direction Home: Bob Dylan
  7. Dont Look Back
  8. An Education
  9. The Ghost Writer

MAY

  1. Sea Wall
  2. Thor
  3. The Avengers*
  4. Tiny Furniture
  5. Dark Shadows*
  6. The Tree of Life
  7. Tequila Sunrise
  8. Captain America: The First Avenger

JUNE

  1. Hanna
  2. Beginners
  3. Not Another Teen Movie
  4. Prometheus*
  5. Weekend
  6. Moonrise Kingdom*
  7. Knight and Day
  8. Maverick
  9. The Singing Detective
  10. The Year of Living Dangerously
  11. Mrs. Soffel
  12. Wreckers
  13. The Patriot
  14. Rock of Ages*
  15. A Dirty Shame
  16. Risky Business
  17. The Rules of Attraction
  18. Dumb and Dumber
  19. Brave*

JULY

  1. A Room With A View
  2. The Amazing Spider-Man*
  3. A Few Good Men
  4. Air America
  5. Magic Mike*
  6. To Rome With Love*
  7. Ted*
  8. The Dark Knight Rises*
  9. Payback
  10. Paul
  11. Attack the Block
  12. Heartburn

AUGUST

  1. Horrible Bosses
  2. 21 Jump Street
  3. Friends With Kids
  4. Wanderlust
  5. I’m Still Here
  6. Fright Night
  7. Rio
  8. Thelma & Louise
  9. Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
  10. What’s Your Number?
  11. Love Story
  12. Lawless*
  13. Hamlet

SEPTEMBER

  1. Friends With Benefits
  2. Love and Other Drugs
  3. The Goonies
  4. The Perks of Being a Wallflower*
  5. The Master*

OCTOBER

  1. Argo*
  2. Monogamy

NOVEMBER

  1. Skyfall*
  2. Lincoln*
  3. Brief Interviews With Hideous Men

DECEMBER

  1. Submarine
  2. The Hobbit*
  3. Pitch Perfect
  4. Heathers
  5. Django Unchained*
  6. I’m Here

TOTAL = 140