2012 Movies

Complete List of 2012 Movies in Theaters

This 2012 Movies page is updated daily. This Movies 2012 page contains the most accurate 2012 movie release dates and information about all 2012 movies released in theaters in 2012.

Our list of 2015 Movies below is more accurate than all other pages on the web featuring 2012 Movie releases, including the (inaccurate) IMDB database of 2012 movies and (error ridden) Rotten Tomatoes database.

Below is the complete list of major 2012 movie releases by week of release.

Click on any of the 2012 movie posters images for complete information about all 2012 movies in theaters.

Trailers for all 2012 Movie releases are featured on each page below.

2012's #1 film - The Avengers - $623 MIL

January 6, 2012

The Devil Inside

January 13, 2012

Joyful NoiseThe DivideBeauty And The BeastContraband

January 20, 2012

HaywireRed TailsUnderworld 4: AwakeningCarol Channing Larger Than Life

January 27, 2012

Man On A LedgeOne For The MoneyThe Grey (2012)

February 3, 2012

W.E.The InnkeepersWoman In BlackBig MiracleChronicle

February 10, 2012

In DarknessJourney 2 : The Mysterious IslandSafe HouseThe Vow

February 17, 2012

On The IceThin IceThis Means WarThe Secret World Of ArriettyUndefeatedBullheadGhost Rider 2 - Spirit of Vengeance

February 24, 2012

GoneGood DeedsAct Of ValorWanderlust

March 2, 2012

Tim And Erics Billion Dollar MovieProject XThe LoraxBeing Flynn

March 9, 2012

Salmon Fishing in the YemenSilent HouseNoiseA Thousand WordsFootnoteFriends With Kids

March 16, 2012

House Of My FatherJeff Who Lives At HomeSeeking Justice21 Jump Street

March 23, 2012

Musical ChairsOctober BabyThe Deep Blue SeaThe Hunger GamesThe Raid Redemption

March 30, 2012

GoonI Kissed A VampireIntrudersMirror MirrorBullyWrath Of The TitansDark Tide

April 4, 2012


April 6, 2012

We_Have_A_PopeThe HunterAmerican Pie ReunionDamsels In Distress

April 13, 2012

The Cabin In The WoodsLockoutMonsieur LazharThe LadyThe Three Stooges (2012)Bad AssBlue Like JazzWoman Thou Art Loosed On 7th DayDetention

April 20, 2012

Walt Disney's ChimpanzeeMarleyThe Lucky OneThink Like A ManTo The ArcticChimpanzeeDarling Companion

April 27, 2012

Pirates Band Of MisfitsWhoreSafeThe PiratesThe Five Year EngagementThe RavenThe Sound Of My VoiceBernie

May 4, 2012

A Little Bit Of HeavenThe Avengers

May 11, 2012

Dark Shadows

May 16, 2012

The Dictator

May 18, 2012

HysteriaBattleshipWhat To Expect When You're Expecting

May 25, 2012

Men In Black 3 (MiB3)Moonrise Kingdom

June 1, 2012

WaterPiranha 3 DD (2012)Snow White And The Huntsman

June 8, 2012

Madagascar 3Prometheus (2012)Bel AmiDark Horse

June 15, 2012

Rock Of AgesThat's My Boy

June 22, 2012

BraveSeeking A Friend For The End Of The World (2012)Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterTo Rome With Love

June 27, 2012

Beasts Of The Southern WildWrong Cops

June 29, 2012

Madeas Witness Protectionmagic_mikeTedpeople_like_us

July 3, 2012

The Amazing Spiderman

July 5, 2012

Katy Perry Movie

July 6, 2012


July 13, 2012

Ice Age 4

July 20, 2012

The Dark Knight Rises

July 25, 2012

Ruby Sparks

July 27, 2012

Killer Joe (2012)Neighborhood Watch (2012)step_up_revolution

August 3, 2012

Total Recall RemakeCeleste And Jesse ForeverDiary Of A Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

August 8, 2012

Hope Springs

August 10, 2012

Red Hook SummerThe Bourne LegacyThe Campaign

August 15, 2012

Odd Life Of Timothy GreenCosmopolis (2012)

August 17, 2012

Paranorman (2012)sparkleObamas AmericaChicken With PlumsExpendables 2

August 22, 2012

Hit And Run

August 24, 2012

Somewherepremium_rushRobot And FrankSamsaraThunderstruckThe Apparition

August 29, 2012

Oogieloves Big Balloon Adventure

August 31, 2012

LawlessPossessionFor A Good Time CallNow Is Good

September 7, 2012

InbetweenersKeep The Lights Onraiders-of-the-lost-ark-20121The Cold Light Of Day (2012)The WordsBachelorette

September 14, 2012

Resident Eviil 5The Master

September 21, 2012

How To Survive A PlaguePerks Of Being A WallflowerTrouble With The CurveHouse At The End Of The Streetabout_cherryDredd (2012)End Of Watch

September 28, 2012

hotel_transylvaniaLooperThe HoleSolomon KaneWon't Back Down

October 1, 2012

Secret Of The Wings

October 5, 2012

PaperboyPitch PerfectSinisterTaken 2TradeFrankenweenie (2012)

October 12, 2012

Here Comes The BoomSeven Psychopaths321 Frankie Go Boomargo

October 19, 2012

Paranormal Activity 4Alex Cross

October 26, 2012

Silent Hill 2Chasing MavericksCloud AtlasFun Size

November 2, 2012

Man With The Iron FistsA Late QuartetVampsWreck It RalphFlight

November 9, 2012


November 15, 2012

To Kill A Mockingbird

November 16, 2012


November 21, 2012

Red Dawn (2012)Life Of PiRise Of The GuardiansSilver Linings Playbook

November 23, 2012

HitchcockRust And BoneCentral Park Five

November 30, 2012

The CollectorKilling Them SoftlySilent Night (2012)Addicted To Fame

December 7, 2012

Hyde Park On HudsonPlaying For KeepsDelhi SafariDino Time

December 14, 2012

Stand Up GuysThe Hobbit Part 1 (2012)

December 19, 2012

Monsters Inc.The Guilt TripAmourZero Dark Thirty

December 21, 2012

The ImpossibleJack ReacherNot Fade AwayOn The RoadThis Is 40Cirque Du Soleil Worlds Away

December 25, 2012

Les Miserables (2012)Parental GuidanceWest Of Memphisdjango_unchained

December 28, 2012

LuvPromised LandQuartet

Number of movies in Top 100 at box office based on a ‘popular’ novel (not all of the movies box office hits): The Hunger Games, Breaking Dawn, The Hobbit, Life Of Pi, Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Lorax, Snow White And The Huntsman, Mirror Mirror, Lincoln, Think Like A Man, The Lucky One, Jack Reacher. Alex Cross, Cloud Atlas, Silver Linings Playbook, Lawless, Savages, One For The Money, Cosmopolis

Number of movies based on a ‘popular’ comic book: Dark Knight Rises, Amazing Spiderman, The Avengers, Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

Number of movies based on a TV show: 21 Jump Street, Dark Shadows, The Three Stooges

Best blockbuster of 2012: The Amazing Spiderman

Best mainstream movie of 2012: Argo

Best art house movie of 2012: Amour

Best animated movie of 2012: Wreck It Ralph

Best remake of 2012: Les Miserables

Best foreign film of 2012: Amour

Best documentary of 2012: How To Survive A Plague

Best performance by an actor in 2012 movie: Daniel Day Lewis, Lincoln

Best peformance by an actress in a 2012 movie: Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

Best performance by a supporting actress in a 2012 movie: Maggie Smith, Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Best performace by a supporting actor in a 2012 movie: Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln

Best director of a 2012 movie: Tom Hooper, Les Miserables

Most overrated movie of 2012: (tie) Zero Dark Thirty, The Beasts Of The Southern Wild

Most underrtated movie of 2012: Bernie

Biggest embarrassment by an A-list star: The Guilt Trip, Barbra Streisand

Best movie studio publicist 2012: Stu Gottesman, Summit Entertainment
Best non movie studio movie publicist of 2012: Melody Korenbrot

Most popular actor at 2012 movie box office: Channing Tatum (The Vow, Magic Mike, 21 Jump Street). The only actor to headline three $100+ million movies in 2012.

Actors who have had their day, and will fade into the night, now that the Twilight series is over: Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner

+Movies that are released on Video-On-Demand the same day or anytime before they are released in theaters, without an Oscar qualifying theatrical run, are not theatrical releases, (and never able to be considered for Oscar consideration), and are not featured on this page or on our website. Additionally, movies that do not have the capability of earning a minimum of $250,000 at the U.S. movie box office are not featured on Wild About Movies.

The Great Gatsby remake, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, was originally penciled in for a Christmas 2012 release. It was moved back to a May 2013 release date.