Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin)
Cosmopolis (David Cronenberg)
The Imposter (Bart Layton)
Like Someone in Love (Abbas Kiarostami)
Museum Hours (Jem Cohen)
Passion (Brian De Palma)


Amour (Michael Haneke)
Ape (Joel Potrykus)
Bernie (Richard Linklater)
The Comedy (Rick Alverson)
Django Unchained (Quentin Tarantino)
Gangs of Wasseypur (Anurag Kashyap)
Holy Motors (Leos Carax)
Life of Pi (Ang Lee)
The Lords of Salem (Rob Zombie)
Moonrise Kingdom (Wes Anderson)
Only the Young (Elizabeth Mims & Jason Tippet)
Supporting Characters (Daniel Schechter)
Wrong (Quentin Dupieux)
Zero Dark Thirty (Kathryn Bigelow)


Dredd (Pete Travis)
Frankenweenie (Tim Burton)
Kid-Thing (David Zellner)
The Last Time I Saw Macao (Joao Pedro Rodrigues & Joao Rui Gerra da Mata)
Prometheus (Ridley Scott)
Spring Breakers (Harmony Korine)
The Unspeakable Act (Dan Sallitt)


The Battery (Jeremy Gardner)
Black Rock (Kate Aselton)
Compliance (Craig Zobel)
Here Comes the Devil (Adrian Garcia Bogliano)
The Hunt (Thomas Vinterberg)
Leviathan (Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Verena Paravel)
Lincoln (Steven Spielberg)
Looper (Rian Johnson)
Mud (Jeff Nichols)
Pieta (Kim Ki-duk)
The Queen of Versailles (Lauren Greenfield)
Red Flag (Alex Karpovsky)
Safety Not Guaranteed (Colin Trevorrow)
Sleepwalk with Me (Mike Birbiglia & Seth Barrish)
Stories We Tell (Sarah Polley)
Sun Don't Shine (Amy Seimetz)


The Act of Killing (Joshua Oppenheimer)
The Brass Teapot (Ramaa Mosley)
Cabin in the Woods (Drew Goddard)
The Conspiracy (Christopher MacBride)
Dark Shadows (Tim Burton)
The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (Jay & Mark Duplass)
Flight (Robert Zemeckis)
Grabbers (Jon Wright)
Hellbenders (J.T. Petty)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Peter Jackson)
The Impossible (J.A. Bayona)
It's a Disaster (Todd Berger)
Lawless (John Hillcoat)
Neighboring Sounds (Kleber Mendonca Filho)
Not Fade Away (David Chase)
Paradise: Love (Ulrich Seidl)
The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Peter Lord & Jeff Newitt)
Pitch Perfect (Jason Moore)
Savages (Oliver Stone)
Sinister (Scott Derrickson)
Somebody Up There Likes Me (Bob Byington)
Starlet (Sean Baker)
This is 40 (Judd Apatow)
The Three Stooges (Bobby & Peter Farrelly)
Vamps (Amy Heckerling)
Would You Rather (David Guy Levy)
Wreck-It-Ralph (Rich Moore)


Arbitrage (Nicholas Jarecki)
Argo (Ben Affleck)
Berberian Sound Studio (Peter Strickland)
Brave (Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman, Steve Purcell)
Byzantium (Neil Jordan)
Chained (Jennifer Lynch)
Dracula 3D (Dario Argento)
Excision (Richard Bates Jr.)
The Hunger Games (Gary Ross)
Magic Mike (Steven Soderbergh)
The Master (Paul Thomas Anderson)
The Place Beyond the Pines (Derek Cianfrance)
Premium Rush (David Koepp)
Room 237 (Rodney Ascher)
Rubberneck (Alex Karpovsky)
Seven Psychopaths (Martin McDonagh)
Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell)
Tabu (Miguel Gomes)


American Mary (Soska Sisters)
Antiviral (Brandon Cronenberg)
The Avengers (Joss Whedon)
The Dark Knight Rises (Christopher Nolan)
For a Good Time, Call... (Jamie Travis)
The Grey (Joe Carnahan)
Haywire (Steven Soderbergh)
Les Miserables (Tom Hooper)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
Project X (Nima Nourizadeh)
Red Lights (Rodrigo Cortes)
Rent-a-Cat (Naoko Ogigami)
Resolution (Justin Benson & Aaron Moorehead)
Sightseers (Ben Wheatley)
Sushi Girl (Kern Saxton)
The Watch (Akiva Schaffer)


21 Jump Street (Phil Lord & Chris Miller)
Aftershock (Nicolas Lopez)
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marc Webb)
The Bay (Barry Levinson)
Project X (Nima Nourizadeh)
Celeste and Jesse Forever (Lee Toland Krieger)
Chronicle (Josh Trank)
Dr. Suess' The Lorax (Chris Renaud & Kyla Balda)
Entrance (Dallas Richard Hallam & Patrick Horvath)
Hello I Must Be Going (Todd Louiso)
Maniac (Franck Khalfoun)
Ruby Sparks (Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris)
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (Lorene Scafaria)
To the Wonder (Terrence Malick)
Uncle Kent (Joe Swanberg)
Wanderlust (David Wain)


The ABCs of Death (Various)
Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (Corey Grant)
The Five-Year Engagement (Nicholas Stoller)
The Guilt Trip (Anne Fletcher)
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Peter Hedges)
[REC] 3: Genesis (Paco Plaza)
Ted (Seth MacFarlane)
To Rome With Love (Woody Allen)
To the Arctic (Greg MacGillivray)


Aziz Ansari: Dangerously Delicious (Jason Woliner)
The Campaign (Jay Roach)
Chimpanzee (Mark Linfield & Alastair Fothergill)
The Sessions (Ben Lewin)
To the Arctic (Greg MacGillivray)
V/H/S (David Bruckner, Glenn McQuaid, Joe Swanberg, Ti West, Adam Wingard


Bachelorette (Leslye Headland)
Trouble with the Curve (Robert Lorenz)


The Dinosaur Project (Sid Bennett)
A Fantastic Fear of Everything (Crispian Mills & Chris Hopewell)
The Man With the Iron Fists (RZA)
The Paperboy (Lee Daniels)
Paranormal Activity 4 (Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman)
Piranha 3DD (John Gulager)
Skyfall (Sam Mendes)

Notable Shorts (3+ stars, listed preferential)
Walker (Tsai Ming-liang)
El Wingador (Errol Morris)