Monthly Archives: December 2012

Top 20 Movies of 2012

Here is my Top 20 list of movies for the year 2012: 1. The Avengers 2. Skyfall 3. The Dark Knight Rises 4. Django Unchained 5. Argo 6. Zero Dark Thirty 7. The Expendables 2 8. The Amazing Spider-Man 9. … Continue reading

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“Parental Guidance”

“Parental Guidance” Release Date: December 25, 2012 After Alice and Phil have to leave town for work, Alice desperately tries to find someone to babysit her three kids while they are gone. Alice really does not want to call her … Continue reading

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“Silver Linings Playbook”

“Silver Linings Playbook” Release Date: December 25, 2012 Some of the best acting from the year 2012 can be found in this film. Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence are absolutely tremendous with their roles. I know most people think of … Continue reading

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“Django Unchained”

“Django Unchained” Release Date: December 25, 2012 “Django Unchained” has everything that you could ask for in a movie. You have the witty remarks time and time again and the best dialogue scenes since “Inglorious Bastards.” The action/drama sequences will … Continue reading

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“Les Misérables”

“Les Misérables” Release Date: December 25, 2012 Now I know this was a musical before I watched this film, but I was not expecting that nearly every single line of dialogue was sung. This is the first movie that I … Continue reading

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“Jack Reacher”

“Jack Reacher” Release Date: December 21, 2012 Tom Cruise stars as Jack Reacher who is a “drifter” and a former Army Military Police Officer. After a highly trained sniper guns down 5 innocent bystanders in Pittsburgh, the police are able … Continue reading

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“This is 40”

“This is 40” Release Date: December 21, 2012 I knew before watching this movie that it was not going to be as good as “Knocked Up,” but I figured “This is 40” would have been better than what it was. … Continue reading

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