Top 2012 IMDb Rated Movies

[#1] Django Unchained (2012)

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Genre: Drama, Western

Director:

Cast: Ato Essandoh, Christoph Waltz, Clay Donahue Fontenot, Dana Gourrier,...

Country: US

Duration: 165 min

Release: 2012

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.4 (1,307,737 votes)

[#2] The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman encounters the mysterious Selina Kyle and the villainous Bane, a new terrorist leader who overwhelms Gotham's finest. The Dark Knight resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Cast: Alon Aboutboul, Anne Hathaway, Ben Mendelsohn, Burn Gorman,...

Country: US

Duration: 165 min

Release: 2012

Rated: PG-13

IMDb: 8.4 (1,461,565 votes)

[#3] The Hunt (2012)

A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son’s custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.

Genre: Drama

Director:

Cast: Alexandra Rapaport, Anne Louise Hassing, Annika Wedderkopp, Daniel Engstrup,...

Country: Denmark, Sweden

Duration: 116 min

Release: 2012

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.3 (278,484 votes)

[#4] Paan Singh Tomar (2012)

Paan Singh Tomar goes from celebrated runner to star brigand and rebel when life after sports fails to unfold as planned.

Genre: Crime, Drama

Director:

Cast: Ashraf Ul Haq, Brijendra Kala, Imran Hasnee, Irrfan Khan,...

Country: India

Duration: 135 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (33,307 votes)

[#5] The Act of Killing (2012)

In a place where killers are celebrated as heroes, these filmmakers challenge unrepentant death-squad leaders to dramatize their role in genocide. The result is a surreal, cinematic journey, not only into the memories and imaginations of mass murderers, but also into a frighteningly banal regime of corruption and impunity.

Genre: Documentary

Director:

Cast: Adi Zulkadry, Anwar Congo, Haji Anif, Haji Marzuki,...

Country: Denmark, Norway, UK

Duration: 115 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (35,010 votes)

[#6] Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 (2012)

Shahid Khan is exiled after impersonating the legendary Sultana Daku in order to rob British trains. Now outcast, Shahid becomes a worker at Ramadhir Singh's colliery, only to spur a revenge battle that passes on to generations. At the turn of the decade, Shahid's son, the philandering Sardar Khan vows to get his father's honor back, becoming the most feared man of Wasseypur.

Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Cast: Anurita Jha, Huma Qureshi, Jaideep Ahlawat, Jameel Khan,...

Country: India

Duration: 160 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (80,850 votes)

[#7] Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. The film won Best Documentary at the 85th Academy Awards.

Genre: Documentary, Music

Director:

Cast: Clarence Avant, Craig Bartholomew Strydom, Dan DiMaggio, Dennis Coffey,...

Country: Finland, South Africa, Sweden, UK, US

Duration: 85 min

Release: 2012

Rated: PG-13

IMDb: 8.2 (61,565 votes)

[#8] Kahaani (2012)

Pregnant and alone in the city of Kolkata, a woman begins a relentless search for her missing husband, only to find that nothing is what it seems.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Cast: Darshan Jariwala, Indraneil Sengupta, Masood Akhtar, Nawazuddin Siddiqui,...

Country: India

Duration: 122 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.1 (57,586 votes)

[#9] Wolf Children (2012)

After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident, a woman must find a way to raise the son and daughter that she had with him. However, their inheritance of their father's traits prove to be a challenge for her.

Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Cast: Amon Kabe, Aoi Miyazaki, Hajime Inoue, Haru Kuroki,...

Country: Japan

Duration: 117 min

Release: 2012

Rated: PG

IMDb: 8.1 (38,229 votes)

[#10] Barfi! (2012)

He is cute. He's shrewd. The girls love him. The cops hate him. He can't speak but is always talked about. His naughty antics will make you scream, but he will never listen. Cos he can't! Next summer ride a rollercoaster of emotions with Barfii - the Chalu Chaplin!

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Cast: Ileana D'Cruz, Priyanka Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor, Roopa Ganguly,...

Country: India

Duration: 151 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.1 (75,279 votes)