For Your Consideration: 85th Academy Awards

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1.
Django Unchained (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner. (165 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Pilar Savone, Stacy Sher, and Rgginald Hudlin
Best Director: Quentin Tarantino
Best Actor: Jamie Foxx
Best Suporting Actor: Leonardio DiCaprio
Best Supporting Actor: Samuel L. Jackson
Best Supporting Actress: Kerry Washington
Best Original Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
2.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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. (169 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ Best Picture: Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Carolynne Cunniugham
Best Director: Peter Jackson
Best Adapted Screenplay: Phillippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro and Fran Walsh
Best Original Score: Howard Shore
Best Original Song
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Cinematography
Best Art Direction
Best Make Up
Best Costume Design: Ann Maskrey and Richard Taylor
Best Film Editing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
3.
Life of Pi (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger. (127 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ Best Picture: Ang Lee, Gill Netter and David Womark
Best Director: Ang Lee
Best Adtapted Screenplay: Dave Magee
Best Original Score: Mychael Danna
Best Original Song
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Cinematography
Best Make Up
Best Film Editing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
4.
Lincoln (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
As the Civil 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. (150 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy
Best Director: Steven Spielberg
Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actor: Tommy Lee Jones
Best Supporting Actress: Sally Field
Best Adapted Screenplay: Tony Kusher, John Logan and Paul Webb
Best Original Score: John Williams
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Make Up
Best Costume Design: Joanna Johnston
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
5.
The Master (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader. (144 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Paul Thomas Anderson, Megan Ellison, Daniel Lupi and JoAnne Sellar
Best Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Best Actor: Philip Seymour Hoffman
Best Supporting Actor: Jouquin Phoenix
Best Supporting Actress: Amy Adams
Best Original Screenplay: Paul Thomas Anderson
Best Original Score: Jonny Greenwood
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Make Up
Best Costume Design: Mark Bridges
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
6.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them. (94 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
“ Best Picture: Wes Anderson and Scott Rudin
Best Director: Wes Anderson
Best Actor: Jared Gilman
Best Actress: Kara Hayward
Best Supporting Actor: Bill Murray
Best Supporting Actor: Jason Schwartzman
Best Supporting Actor: Bruce Willis
Best Supporting Actress: Frances McDormand
Best Supporting Actress: Tilda Swinton
Best Original Screenplay: Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola
Best Original Song ” - adog1990
 
7.
On the Road (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly. (124 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
“ Best Picture: Charles Gillibert and Rebeca Yeldham
Best Director: Walter Salles
Best Actor: Sam Riley
Best Actress: Kristen Stewart
Best Supporting Actor: Viggo Mortenson
Best Supporting Actor: Garrett Hedlund
Best Supporting Actress: Kristen Dunst
Best Adapted Screenplay: Jose Rivera
Best Original Score: Gustavo Stanolalla
Best Original Song
Best Costume Design: Danny Glicker ” - adog1990
 
8.
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011. (157 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ Best Picture: Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and Megan Ellison
Best Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress: Jessica Chastain
Best Supporting Actress: Nina Arianda
Best Original Screenplay: Mark Boal
Best Original Score: TBA (it may be Hans Zimmer or Marco Beltrami and Buck Sanders
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Cinematography
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
9.
The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
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A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective. (140 mins.)
“ Best Director: Derek Clanfrance
Best Actor: Ryan Gosling
Best Original Screenplay: Derek Clanfrance, Ben Coccio and Darius Marder
Best Original Song
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
10.
Hyde Park on Hudson (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret "Daisy" Suckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York. (94 mins.)
Director: Roger Michell
“ Best Picture: David Aukin and Kevin Loader
Best Actor: Bill Murray
Best Actress: Laura Linney
Best Supporting Actress: Olivia Williams
Best Original Screenplay: Richard Nelson
Best Art Direction
Best Make Up
Best Costume Design: Dinah Collin ” - adog1990
 
11.
To the Wonder (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
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. (112 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
“ Best Picture: Nicolas Gonda and Sarah Green
Best Director: Terrence Malick
Best Actor: Ben Afflick
Best Actress: Rachel McAdams
Best Supporting Actress: Jessica Chastain
Best Original Screenplay: Terrence Malick
Best Original Score: TBA (it could be Alexandre Desplat)
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography ” - adog1990
 
12.
The Paperboy (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A reporter returns to his Florida home-town to investigate a case involving a death row inmate. (107 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
“ Best Picture: Ed Cathell lll, Lee Daniels, Cassian Elwes and Hilary Shor
Best Director: Lee Daniels
Best Actor: Zac Efron
Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey
Best Suporting Actor: John Cusack
Best Supporting Actress: Nicole Kidman
Best Adatped Screenplay: Peter Dexter
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
13.
Anna Karenina (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky. (129 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
“ Best Picture: Tim Bevan
Best Actress: Keria Knightley
Best Supporting Actor: Jude Law
Best Supporting Actress: Michelle Dockery
Best Supporing Actress: Emily Watson
Best Adapted Screenplay: Tom Stoppad
Best Original Score: Dario Marianell
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Costume Design: Jacqueline Durran ” - adog1990
 
14.
Brave (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
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. (93 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Katherine Safafian
Best Original Screenplay: Brenda Chapman, Irene Mecchal, Steve Purcell and Mark Andrews (screenplay), Brenda Chapman (story)
Best Animated Feature: Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman
Best Original Score: Patrick Doyle
Best Original Song
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
15.
The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Pirate Captain sets out on a mission to defeat his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz for the Pirate of the year Award. The quest takes Captain and his crew from the shores of Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London. (88 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Peter Lord ” - adog1990
 
16.
The Painting (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Three characters of different social classes escape their unfinished painting in search of the Painter, hoping he will complete it. (76 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Jean-Francois Laguionie ” - adog1990
 
17.
The Rabbi's Cat (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Set in Algeria in the 1920s, a rabbi's cat who learns how to speak after swallowing the family parrot expresses his desire to convert to Judaism. (100 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Joann Sfar and Antoine Delesvaux ” - adog1990
 
18.
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world. (97 mins.)
Director: Peter Ramsey
“ Best Adapted Screenplay: David Lindsay-Abaire and William Joyce
Best Animated Feature: Peter Ramsey
Best Original Score: Alexander Desplat ” - adog1990
 
19.
ParaNorman (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse. (92 mins.)
“ Best Original Screenplay: Chris Buttler
Best Animated Feature: Chris Buttler and Sam Fell
Best Original Song ” - adog1990
 
20.
Frankenweenie (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences. (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ Best Adapted Screenplay: John August, Tim Burton and Leonard Ripps
Best Animated Feature: Tim Burton
Best Original Score: Danny Elfman ” - adog1990
 
21.
A Monster in Paris (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A 3D-animated movie set in Paris in the year 1910 and centered on a monster who lives in a garden and his love for a beautiful, young singer. (90 mins.)
Director: Bibo Bergeron
“ Best Animated Feature: Bibo Bergeron ” - adog1990
 
22.
A Letter to Momo (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Clinging to an unfinished letter written by her recently deceased father, young Momo moves with her... (120 mins.)
Director: Hiroyuki Okiura
“ Best Animated Feature: Hiroyuki Okiura ” - adog1990
 
23.
The Lorax (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world. (86 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Chris Renaud
Best Original Song ” - adog1990
 
24.
Les Misérables (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever. (158 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
“ Best Picture: Tim Beavan, Eric Fellner and Cameron MacKintosh
Best Director: Tom Hooper
Best Actor: Hugh Jackman
Best Supporting Actor: Russell Crowe
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway
Best Supporting Actress: Helen Bonham Carter
Best Adapted Screenplay: William Nicholson
Best Original Song
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Make Up
Best Costume Design: Paco Delgado ” - adog1990
 
25.
Dark Shadows (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection. (113 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ Best Actor: Johnny Deep
Best Original Score: Danny Elfman
Best Art Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Make up
Best Costume Design: Colleen Atwood ” - adog1990
 
26.
The Avengers (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity. (143 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
“ Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
27.
Cloud Atlas (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. (172 mins.)
“ Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
28.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his imposed exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane. (164 mins.)
“ Best Original Score: Hans Zimmer
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Cinematography
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
29.
The Impossible (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. (114 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
“ Best Actress: Naomi Watts
Best Original Screenplay: Sergio G. Sanchez
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
30.
John Carter (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Woola and a princess in desperate need of a savior. (132 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stanton
“ Best Original Score: Michael Giacchiao
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Costume Design: Mayes C. Rubeo
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
31.
Prometheus (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team find a structure on a distant moon, but they soon find they are not alone. (124 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Best Actress: Noomi Rapace
Best Original Screenplay: Jon Spaithts and Damon Lindelof
Best Original Score: Marc Streitenfeld
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Art Direction
Best Costume Design: Janty Yates
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
32.
Men in Black 3 (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
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. (106 mins.)
“ Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Art Direction
Best Make up
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
33.
Argo (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980. (120 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
“ Best Picture: George Clooney and Grant Heslov
Best Director: Ben Affleck
Best Supporting Actor: Bryan Cranston
Best Adapted Screenplay: Chris Terrio
Best Original Score: Alexandre Desplat
Best Cinematography
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
34.
Lawless (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by a new special deputy and other authorities angling for a cut of their profits. (116 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ Best Director: John Hillcoat
Best Actor: Tom Hardy
Best Supporting Actor: Gary Oldman
Best Supporting Actrees: Jessica Chastain
Best Supporting Actress: Mia Waslkowaska
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
35.
This Is 40 (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
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. (134 mins.)
Director: Judd Apatow
“ Best Original Screenplay: Judd Apatow ” - adog1990
 
36.
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
One year after meeting, Tom proposes to his girlfriend, Violet, but unexpected events keep tripping them up as they look to walk down the aisle together. (124 mins.)
“ Best Actor: Jason Segal
Best Original Screenplay: Jason Segal and Nicholas Stoller ” - adog1990
 
37.
Hysteria (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The truth of how Mortimer Granville devised the invention of the first vibrator in the name of medical science. (100 mins.)
Director: Tanya Wexler
“ Best Original Screenplay: Jonah Lisa Dyer, Stephen Dyer and Howard Gensider
Best Art Direction
Best Costume Design: Nic Ede ” - adog1990
 
38.
The Dictator (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed. (83 mins.)
Director: Larry Charles
“ Best Original Screenplay: Alec Berg, Sacha Baron Cohen, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer ” - adog1990
 
39.
The Bourne Legacy (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
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. (135 mins.)
Director: Tony Gilroy
“ Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Film Editing ” - adog1990
 
40.
Hope Springs (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship. (100 mins.)
Director: David Frankel
“ Best Actress: Meryl Streep
Best Original Screenplay: Vanessa Taylor ” - adog1990
 
41.
To Rome with Love (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The lives of some visitors and residents of Rome and the romances, adventures and predicaments they get into. (112 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ Best Picture: Letty Aronson and Stephen Tenenbaum
Best Director: Woody Allen
Best Actrees: Ellen Page
Best Original Screenplay: Woody Allen
Best Art Direction
Best Costume Design: Sonia Grande ” - adog1990
 
42.
Ruby Sparks (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A novelist struggling with writer's block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence. (104 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa
Best Actress: Alia Shawkat
Best Supporting Actor: Antonio Banderas
Best Supporting Actress: Annette Bening
Best Original Screenplay: Zoe Kazan
Best Film Editing: ” - adog1990
 
43.
Killing Them Softly (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
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. (97 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ Best Actor: Brad Pitt
Best Supporting Actor: Ricahrd Jenkins
Best Adapted Screenplay: Andrew Domink
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
44.
Only God Forgives (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death. (90 mins.)
“ Best Picture: Lene Boglum
Best Director: Nicolas Winding Refin
Best Supporting Actor: Vithaya Pansringarm
Best Original Screenplay: Nicolas Winding Refin
Best Sound Editng
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
45.
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives. (101 mins.)
Director: Rich Moore
“ Best Animated Feature: Rich Moore
Best Original Song ” - adog1990
 
46.
Tales of the Night (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Tales of the Night weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to medieval Europe, to the Land of the Dead. From the imagination of internationally renowned animator Michel Ocelot. (84 mins.)
Director: Michel Ocelot
“ Best Animated Feature: Michel Ocelot ” - adog1990
 
47.
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent - Madagascar style. (93 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Eric Darnell ” - adog1990
 
48.
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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. (88 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Steve Martino and Mike Thurmeier ” - adog1990
 
49.
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter. (91 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Genndy Tartakovsky ” - adog1990
 
50.
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen. (127 mins.)
Director: Rupert Sanders
“ Best Art Direction
Best Make up
Best Costume Design: Colleen Atwood ” - adog1990
 
51.
Mirror Mirror (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
An evil queen steals control of a kingdom and an exiled princess enlists the help of seven resourceful rebels to win back her birthright. (106 mins.)
“ Best Original Score: Alan Menken
Best Art Direction
Best Make up
Best Costume Design: Eiko Ishioka ” - adog1990
 
52.
The Hunger Games (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
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. (142 mins.)
Director: Gary Ross
“ Best Original Song
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Art Direction
Best Costume Dsign: Judianna Makovsky ” - adog1990
 
53.
Trouble with the Curve (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A daughter tries to remedy her dysfunctional relationship with her ailing father, a decorated baseball scout by helping him in a recruiting trip which could be his last. (111 mins.)
Director: Robert Lorenz
“ Best Picture: Client Eastwood and Robert Lorenz
Best Actor: Clint Eastwood
Best Actress: Amy Adams
Best Original Screenplay: Randy Brown ” - adog1990
 
54.
The Sessions (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man in an iron lung who wishes to lose his virginity contacts a professional sex surrogate with the help of his therapist and priest. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Lewin
“ Best Director: Ben Lewin
Best Actor: John Hawkes
Best Actress: Helen Hunt
Best Supporting Actor: William H. Macy
Best Original Screenplay: Ben Lewin ” - adog1990
 
55.
Won't Back Down (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Two determined mothers­, one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. (121 mins.)
Director: Daniel Barnz
“ Best Actress: Viola Davis ” - adog1990
 
56.
Bully (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A documentary on peer-to-peer bullying in schools across America. (98 mins.)
Director: Lee Hirsch
“ Best Documentary Feature: Lee Hirsch ” - adog1990
 
57.
Marley (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A documentary on the life, music, and legacy of Bob Marley. (144 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
“ Best Documentary Feature: Kevin MacDonald ” - adog1990
 
58.
Zarafa (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The plot of the film has a grandfather telling his grand kids the story of Maki, a young boy who escapes from slave traders... (78 mins.)
“ Best Animated Feature: Rémi Bezançon and Jean-Christophe Lie ” - adog1990
 
59.
From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of Yokohama teens look to save their school's clubhouse from the wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. (91 mins.)
Director: Gorô Miyazaki
“ Best Animated Feature: Goro Miyazaki ” - adog1990
 
60.
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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. (136 mins.)
Director: Marc Webb
“ Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Visual Effects ” - adog1990
 
61.
Flight (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling. (138 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Best Actror: Denzel Washington
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing ” - adog1990
 
62.
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
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A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu. (110 mins.)
Director: Martin McDonagh
“ Best Supporting Actor: Woody Harrelson
Best Original Screenplay: Martin McDonagh ” - adog1990
 
63.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
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Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. (93 mins.)
Director: Benh Zeitlin
“ Best Picture: Michael Gottwald, Dan Janvey and Josh Peen
Best Director: Benh Zeitlin
Best Actress: Quvenzhane Wallis
Best Adapted Screenplay: Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin
Best Cinematography ” - adog1990
 
64.
Rust and Bone (2012)
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Put in charge of his young son, Alain leaves Belgium for Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Alain's bond with Stephanie, a killer whale trainer, grows deeper after Stephanie suffers a horrible accident. (120 mins.)
Director: Jacques Audiard
“ Best Actress: Marion Cotillard
Best Original Screenplay: Jacques Audiard and Thomas Bidegain (screenplay), Craig Davidson (story)
Best Foreign Langauge Film: France ” - adog1990
 
65.
Amour (2012)
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Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ Best Director: Michael Haneke
Best Original Screenplay: Michael Haneke
Best Foreign Langauge Film: Austria ” - adog1990
 
66.
The Grandmaster (2013)
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The story of martial-arts master Ip Man, the man who trained Bruce Lee. (130 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
“ Best Foreign Langauge Film: Hong Kong ” - adog1990
 
67.
No (2012)
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An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum. (118 mins.)
Director: Pablo Larraín
“ Best Foreign Langauge Film: Chile ” - adog1990
 
68.
Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A chronicle of the life of Yasui Santetsu, a 17th century master of go who turned his attention to astronomy and created a new calendar for Japan. (141 mins.)
Director: Yôjirô Takita
“ Best Foreign Langauge Film: Japan ” - adog1990
 
69.
The Invisible War (2012 Documentary)
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An investigative documentary about the epidemic of rape of soldiers within the US military. (93 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
“ Best Documentary Feature: Kirby Dick ” - adog1990
 
70.
The House I Live In (2012 Documentary)
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From the dealer to the narcotics officer, the inmate to the federal judge, a penetrating look inside America's criminal justice system, revealing the profound human rights implications of U.S. drug policy. (108 mins.)
Director: Eugene Jarecki
“ Best Documentary Feature: Eugene Jarecki ” - adog1990
 
71.
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A documentary that chronicles artist and activist Ai Weiwei as he prepares for a series of exhibitions and gets into an increasing number of clashes with the Chinese government. (91 mins.)
Director: Alison Klayman
“ Best Documentary Feature: Alison Kiayman ” - adog1990
 
72.
The Queen of Versailles (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A documentary that follows a billionaire couple as they begin construction on a mansion inspired by Versailles. During the next two years, their empire, fueled by the real estate bubble and cheap money, falters due to the economic crisis. (100 mins.)
“ Best Documetary Feature: Lauren Greenfield ” - adog1990
 
73.
Garbage in the Garden of Eden (2012 Documentary)
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Villagers in Turkey's Black Sea village of Camburnu struggle with the government's decision to turn their community into a garbage dump. (85 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
“ Best Documentary Feature: Fatih Akin ” - adog1990
 
74.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
“ Best Documentary Feature: Malik Bendjelloul ” - adog1990
 
75.
A Royal Affair (2012)
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A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician - and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever. (137 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
“ Best Foreign Langauge Film: Denmark ” - adog1990
 
76.
Reality (2012)
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Luciano is a charming fishmonger whose unexpected and sudden obsession with being a contestant on a reality show leads him down a rabbit hole of skewed perceptions and paranoia. (116 mins.)
Director: Matteo Garrone
“ Best Foreign Langauge Film: Italy ” - adog1990