Wednesday, June 27, 2012

My favorite movies of 2012 so far - in honor of the top two being released this weekend

Of the 198 movies I have seen in theaters so far this year, here's a list of the ones I liked the best.

1. Take This Waltz

Release Date:  June 29th (and playing now on VOD)

2. Beasts of the Southern Wild

Release Date:  TODAY in LA/NY, and click here for more info.


3. The Invisible War

Release Date:  June 27th


4. Oslo, August 31st

Release Date: Out now! More Info

5. Jeff Who Lives at Home

Release Date: Just came out on DVD/Blu-Ray


6. Teddy Bear

Release Date: August 22nd at the Film Forum (thanks Kenji!)

7. Polisse

Release Date: Now Playing

8. Moonrise Kingdom

Release Date: Now Playing


9. Vivan las Antipodas!

Release Date: I don’t know

10. Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Release Date: Now Playing


  1. Fyi: Teddy Bear has a week-long theatrical run scheduled from August 22-Sept. 4 at Film Forum:

    1. Awesome. Thank you Kenji. I will fix this. That'll be a great place for people to see Teddy Bear. I'll probably go again!