My 30 most anticipated movies of 2012by raka-mf | created - 07 Sep 2011 | updated - 07 Sep 2011 | Public
Well, read this through and you all can know of how a movie freak i am.. I LOVE MOVIES!
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1. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.
Votes: 688,310 | Gross: $303.00M
Who doesn't want to see the Shire and life in Middle-Earth once again?! This is going to be EPIC!
2. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
PG-13 | 164 min | Action, Thriller
Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.
Votes: 1,277,604 | Gross: $448.14M
The final chapter of the greatest superhero movie franchise in years.. Even the old superman movies got beaten by this.. Another EPIC!
3. Prometheus (I) (2012)
R | 124 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone.
Votes: 510,871 | Gross: $126.48M
I'm a HUGE fan of the Alien franchise and it will be disappointing if they do not put Sigourney Weaver any part in this..
4. Brave (2012)
PG | 93 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse.
Votes: 308,627 | Gross: $237.28M
You always have high hopes for Disney-Pixar movies
5. World War Z (2013)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.
Votes: 516,384 | Gross: $202.36M
Brad Pitt vs Zombies? Sounds cool to me!
6. The Avengers (2012)
PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are going to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity.
Votes: 1,081,294 | Gross: $623.36M
Okay, i'm not expecting quality from this movie.. I'm just expecting a hell lot of action from my favourite superheroes..
7. Lincoln (2012)
PG-13 | 150 min | Biography, Drama, History
As the War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.
Votes: 214,643 | Gross: $182.21M
Combination of Steven Speilberg and Daniel Day-Lewis will blow your mind away.. One of the best director ever combined with one of the best actors ever..
8. Skyfall (2012)
PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.
Votes: 563,153 | Gross: $304.36M
James Bond's movie franchise never gets old
9. The Hunger Games (2012)
PG-13 | 142 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.
Votes: 757,895 | Gross: $408.01M
Just look at the trailer and well, it kinda interests me..
10. Django Unchained (2012)
R | 165 min | Drama, Western
With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Votes: 1,096,625 | Gross: $162.81M
Leo DiCaprio with Q-Tarantino? Sounds good to me!
11. The Bourne Legacy (2012)
PG-13 | 135 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
An expansion of the universe from Robert Ludlum's novels, centered on a new hero whose stakes have been triggered by the events of the previous three films.
Votes: 253,726 | Gross: $113.20M
Always a fan of the Bourne franchise..
Action, Crime, Drama | Pre-production
Story takes place in 1910, as two men - an assassin and a government agent with a hidden connection to him - try to stop an organization behind an arms smuggling ring.
Director: Todd Field
Always love movies set in the beginning of 1900s and it has Leo DiCaprio in it!
13. Wrath of the Titans (2012)
PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Perseus braves the treacherous underworld to rescue his father, Zeus, captured by his son, Ares, and brother Hades who unleash the ancient Titans upon the world.
Votes: 163,799 | Gross: $83.67M
Just want the action.. I hope they don't disappoint me..
14. Rock of Ages (2012)
PG-13 | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.
Votes: 66,268 | Gross: $38.52M
A classic movie renewed to be another classic! Hopefully..
15. To the Wonder (2012)
R | 112 min | Drama, Romance
After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Votes: 23,771 | Gross: $0.59M
If you loved "The Tree Of Life", then you must see this because it's Terrence Malick!
16. Ted (2012)
R | 106 min | Comedy, Fantasy
John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Votes: 510,224 | Gross: $218.82M
Always a big fan of Seth MacFarlane..
17. Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
PG-13 | 114 min | Adventure, Fantasy
The ancient war between humans and a race of giants is reignited when Jack, a young farmhand fighting for a kingdom and the love of a princess, opens a gateway between the two worlds.
Votes: 115,654 | Gross: $65.19M
Bryan Singer with Ewan McGregor must be interesting..
18. The Campaign (2012)
R | 85 min | Comedy
An incumbent Representative embroiled in personal scandal faces a no-holds-barred challenge from a naive newcomer funded by two unscrupulous billionaire lobbyist brothers.
Votes: 113,351 | Gross: $86.91M
The combination of Zach Galifinakis and Will Ferrell will crack us up!
19. Killing Them Softly (2012)
R | 97 min | Crime, Thriller
Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Votes: 119,182 | Gross: $15.03M
I have a good feeling for this one.. Brad Pitt as an enforcer is always interesting..
20. The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains newfound, spider-like powers and ventures out to solve the mystery of his parent's mysterious death.
Votes: 491,951 | Gross: $262.03M
Not expecting much.. But oh well..
21. Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
PG | 88 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Votes: 161,442 | Gross: $161.32M
I kinda liked the first 2 films..
22. Old Boy (2013)
R | 104 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
Obsessed with vengeance, a man sets out to find out why he was kidnapped and locked into solitary confinement for twenty years without reason.
Votes: 57,333 | Gross: $2.16M
Josh Brolin's movies are great.. Watch No Country For Old Men and True Grit..
23. The Dictator (2012)
R | 83 min | Comedy
The heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Votes: 233,511 | Gross: $59.65M
SBC as a dictator maybe the same with his portrayal of Borat
24. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)
R | 105 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, discovers vampires are planning to take over the United States. He makes it his mission to eliminate them.
Votes: 136,689 | Gross: $37.52M
The title looks cool..
25. This Is 40 (2012)
R | 134 min | Comedy, Romance
Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Votes: 111,069 | Gross: $67.54M
Judd Apatow's movies are hilarious and i have high hopes for this one!
26. Gambit (I) (2012)
PG-13 | 89 min | Comedy, Crime
An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Got interested from the title and even from the synopsis..
27. A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
R | 98 min | Action, Thriller
John McClane travels to Russia to help out his seemingly wayward son, Jack, only to discover that Jack is a CIA operative working undercover, causing the father and son to team up against underworld forces.
Votes: 178,248 | Gross: $67.35M
John McClane never dies!
28. Men in Black 3 (2012)
PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.
Votes: 287,154 | Gross: $179.02M
Agent J and K back?? Well count me in!
29. The Great Gatsby (2013)
PG-13 | 143 min | Drama, Romance
A writer and wall street trader, Nick, finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor, Jay Gatsby.
Votes: 402,425 | Gross: $144.84M
Again, i'm a huge fan of DiCaprio
30. American Reunion (2012)
R | 113 min | Comedy
Jim, Michelle, Stifler, and their friends reunite in East Great Falls, Michigan for their high school reunion.
Votes: 183,019 | Gross: $57.01M
Well, this one must be funny..