Complete List of All 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

2012 Movies Already Released - Full List

January 2012

January 6

The Devil Inside

January 13

Beauty And The BeastContrabandJoyful NoiseThe Divide

January 20

Carol Channing Larger Than LifeHaywireRed TailsUnderworld 4: Awakening

January 27

Man On A LedgeOne For The MoneyThe Grey (2012)

February 2012

February 3

Big MiracleChronicleThe InnkeepersW.E.Woman In Black

February 10

In DarknessJourney 2 : The Mysterious IslandSafe HouseThe Vow

February 17

BullheadGhost Rider 2 - Spirit of VengeanceOn The IceThe Secret World Of ArriettyThin IceThis Means WarUndefeated

February 24

Act Of ValorGoneGood DeedsWanderlust

March 2012

March 2

Being FlynnProject XThe LoraxTim And Erics Billion Dollar Movie

March 9

A Thousand WordsFootnoteFriends With KidsNoiseSalmon Fishing in the YemenSilent House

March 16

21 Jump StreetHouse Of My FatherJeff Who Lives At HomeSeeking Justice

March 23

Musical ChairsOctober BabyThe Deep Blue SeaThe Hunger GamesThe Raid Redemption

March 30

BullyDark TideGoonI Kissed A VampireIntrudersMirror MirrorWrath Of The Titans

April 2012

April 4


April 6

American Pie ReunionDamsels In DistressThe HunterWe_Have_A_Pope

April 13

Bad AssBlue Like JazzDetentionLockoutMonsieur LazharThe Cabin In The WoodsThe LadyThe Three Stooges (2012)Woman Thou Art Loosed On 7th Day

April 20

ChimpanzeeDarling CompanionMarleyThe Lucky OneThink Like A ManTo The ArcticWalt Disney's Chimpanzee

April 27

BerniePirates Band Of MisfitsSafeThe Five Year EngagementThe PiratesThe RavenThe Sound Of My VoiceWhore

May 2012

May 4

A Little Bit Of HeavenThe Avengers

May 11

Dark Shadows

May 16

The Dictator

May 18

BattleshipHysteriaWhat To Expect When You're Expecting

May 25

Men In Black 3 (MiB3)Moonrise Kingdom

June 2012

June 1

Piranha 3 DD (2012)Snow White And The HuntsmanWater

June 8

Bel AmiDark HorseMadagascar 3Prometheus (2012)

June 15

Rock Of AgesThat's My Boy

June 22

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

June 27

Beasts Of The Southern WildWrong Cops

June 29

Madeas Witness Protectionmagic_mikepeople_like_usTed

July 2012

July 3

The Amazing Spiderman

July 5

Katy Perry Movie

July 6


July 13

Ice Age 4

July 20

The Dark Knight Rises

July 25

Ruby Sparks

July 27

Killer Joe (2012)Neighborhood Watch (2012)step_up_revolution

August 2012

August 3

Celeste And Jesse ForeverDiary Of A Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysTotal Recall Remake

August 8

Hope Springs

August 10

Red Hook SummerThe Bourne LegacyThe Campaign

August 15

Cosmopolis (2012)Odd Life Of Timothy Green

August 17

Chicken With PlumsExpendables 2Obamas AmericaParanorman (2012)sparkle

August 22

Hit And Run

August 24

premium_rushRobot And FrankSamsaraSomewhereThe ApparitionThunderstruck

August 29

Oogieloves Big Balloon Adventure

August 31

For A Good Time CallLawlessNow Is GoodPossession

September 2012

September 7

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

September 14

Resident Eviil 5The Master

September 21

about_cherryDredd (2012)End Of WatchHouse At The End Of The StreetHow To Survive A PlaguePerks Of Being A WallflowerTrouble With The Curve

September 28

hotel_transylvaniaLooperSolomon KaneThe HoleWon't Back Down

October 2012

October 1

Secret Of The Wings

October 5

Frankenweenie (2012)PaperboyPitch PerfectSinisterTaken 2Trade

October 12

321 Frankie Go BoomargoHere Comes The BoomSeven Psychopaths

October 19

Alex CrossParanormal Activity 4

October 26

Chasing MavericksCloud AtlasFun SizeSilent Hill 2

November 2012

November 2

A Late QuartetFlightMan With The Iron FistsVampsWreck It Ralph

November 9


November 15

To Kill A Mockingbird

November 16


November 21

Life Of PiRed Dawn (2012)Rise Of The GuardiansSilver Linings Playbook

November 23

Central Park FiveHitchcockRust And Bone

November 30

Addicted To FameKilling Them SoftlySilent Night (2012)The Collector

December 2012

December 7

Delhi SafariDino TimeHyde Park On HudsonPlaying For Keeps

December 14

Stand Up GuysThe Hobbit Part 1 (2012)

December 19

AmourMonsters Inc.The Guilt TripZero Dark Thirty

December 21

Cirque Du Soleil Worlds AwayJack ReacherNot Fade AwayOn The RoadThe ImpossibleThis Is 40

December 25

django_unchainedLes Miserables (2012)Parental GuidanceWest Of Memphis

December 28

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.