David Denby: 11 Best Films of 2012

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Lincoln - Steven Spielberg

David Denby: 11 Best Films of 2012 (as extracted from his year-end roundup in The New Yorker, with some reflection of their implied order)

  • Lincoln – Steven Spielberg
  • Zero Dark Thirty – Kathryn Bigelow
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild – Benh Zeitlin
  • Argo – Ben Affleck
  • This is 40 – Judd Apatow
  • Arbitrage – Nicholas Jarecki
  • Moonrise Kingdom – Wes Anderson
  • The Master – Paul Thomas Anderson
  • Detropia – Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
  • The Central Park Five – Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, and David McMahon
  • The Gatekeepers – Dror Moreh