Top 2012 IMDb Rated Movies

List of highest IMDb ranked movies released in 2012 as rated by IMDb users. How many if these have you watched? YesMovies - Watch Free Movies and TV Shows Online - Official YesMovies

[#1] 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: Christopher Nolan

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

Country: US

Duration: 165 min

Release: 2012

Rated: PG-13

IMDb: 8.4 (1,521,454 votes)

[#2] 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: Quentin Tarantino

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

Country: US

Duration: 165 min

Release: 2012

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.4 (1,364,102 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: Thomas Vinterberg

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

Country: Denmark, Sweden

Duration: 116 min

Release: 2012

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.3 (288,361 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: Tigmanshu Dhulia

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

Country: India

Duration: 135 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (34,488 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: Joshua Oppenheimer

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

Country: Denmark, Norway, UK

Duration: 115 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (36,252 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: Anurag Kashyap

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

Country: India

Duration: 160 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.2 (83,718 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: Malik Bendjelloul

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 (64,006 votes)

[#8] 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: Anurag Basu

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

Country: India

Duration: 151 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.1 (77,949 votes)

[#9] 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: Sujoy Ghosh

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

Country: India

Duration: 122 min

Release: 2012

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.1 (59,628 votes)

[#10] 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: Mamoru Hosoda

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

Country: Japan

Duration: 117 min

Release: 2012

Rated: PG

IMDb: 8.1 (39,585 votes)