Happy new year and welcome to my 400th blog. Today is part 1 of my countdown of the best films I saw in 2012. To qualify for this list the films don't need to have been released in 2012 but simply need to have been seen by me for the first time in 2012. In total I saw 48 films this year that I hadn't seen before. If you wish to see a full list in no particular order to see what films didn't make the cut then click the spoiler below.
[spoiler] The Muppets, The Pirates in an Adventure with scientists, The Avengers, The Amazing Spiderman, The Expendables, The Expendables 2, The Dark Knight Rises, Dredd, Skyfall, Judge Dredd, Contagion, Kick-Ass, The Hunger Games, Planet of the Apes(1968), Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Megamind, Batman, Batman Returns, Batman Forever, Batman and Robin, The Incredible Hulk, Ratatouille, Kung Fu Panda 2, Super 8, The Hangover, The Hangover part 2, Attack the Block, Easy A, Spirited Away, Iron Sky, Cowboys and Aliens, The Fighter, Real Steel, Sin City, Dr Strangelove, The Candidate, Public Enemies, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Puss in Boots, Gattaca, The Muppets take Manhattan, Tower Heist, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo(2011), GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra, Full Metal Jacket, Ted, Superbad, The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn [/spoiler]
Now for the first 10 entries, For parts 2 and 3 I will give details of why I chose the films but for these 10 I will not elaborate.
25- GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra(2009)
24- The Incredible Hulk(2008)
23- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo(2011)
22- Super 8(2011)
21- Real Steel(2011)
19- Dr Strangelove(1964)
18- Full Metal Jacket(1987)
17- The Expendables 2(2012)
16- Cowboys and Aliens(2011)
Parts 2 and 3 will be up in due course and not will be followed by my top 20 games of 2012 split across 2 blogs.
Thanks for reading.