The 25 Best Movies of 2012!

1. Holy Motors (Leos Carax)

2. The Master (Paul Thomas Anderson)

3. The Turin Horse (Bela Tarr)

4. Moonrise Kingdom (Wes Anderson)

5. Amour (Michael Haneke)

6. The Kid With a Bike (Jean-Pierre et Luc Dardennes)

7. Tabu (Miguel Gomes)

8. How to Survive a Plague (David France)

9. Zero Dark Thirty (Kathryn Bigelow)

10. Girl Walk // All Day (Jacob Krupnick)

11. Lincoln (Steven Spielberg)

12. Bonsái (Cristián Jiménez)

13. Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present (Matthew Akers)

14. Magic Mike (Steven Soderbergh)

15. Detropia (Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady)

16. A Royal Affair (Nikolaj Arcel)

17. The Night Watchman / El Velador (Natalia Almada)

18. Neighboring Sounds (Kleber Mendonça Filho)

19. Now, Forager (Jason Cortlund, Julia Halperin)

20. Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell)

21. Miss Bala (Gerardo Naranho

22. Only the Young (Jason Tippet & Elizabeth Mims)

23. Oslo, August 31st (Joachim Trier)

24. Tchoupitoulas (Bill Ross IV & Turner Ross)

25. Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin)