I'm cheating with my best of the year list from 2012...reviews will be coming up for each, but here's my final BEST OF 2012. I've never done this, but this year, my top 10 is really a top 13. Sue me.
1. Zero Dark Thirty
2. Cloud Atlas
3. Killing them Softly
4. The Grey
5. The Dark Knight Rises/Skyfall/Prometheus (aka Hollywood Does Big Budget Right)
6. Silver Linings Playbook
7. Django Unchained
8. Anna Karenina
9. The Impossible
10. Beasts of the Southern Wild
Runners Up: Argo, Lincoln, Flight, Lawless, Les Miserables, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Chronicle, Bernie, Looper, God Bless America, The Raid, Magic Mike, The Avengers, Ted, Haywire, The Bourne Legacy, Take this Waltz, The Master, End of Watch, Savages, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, Cabin in the Woods, and Moonrise Kingdom.