The 2012 MAJOR Awards: The Best Picture Nominees

Best Picture Nominees

Alright, people. Here we go. The crème de la crème. The year’s best movies. The top ten movies of 2012.

2012 was an incredible year for movies, with an abundance of huge blockbusters that delivered on their promises, and your typical mix of Oscar worthy material in the mix as well. This list could have turned in to a top 20 with ease.

But I made the tough calls, and whittled it down to just ten.

Click through to see what made the final cut – the best movies of 2012!

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New Episode of The (title pending) Movie Podcast with Tank and Fogs!!

Back to business!

A BIG thank you to everyone who participated in the 80s Movie Draft, it was tremendous success! Tank and I discuss the results (including crowning the winner) and briefly touch on our plan for those in the future, but then it’s back to business!

There’s box office data to look at, there’s a new segment to introduce, there’s ALL kinds of movies to review – seriously, we review like FIVE movies! “Safe”, “The Five-Year Engagement”, “The Raven”, “The Pirates! Band of Misfits” and “The Raid: Redemption”.

Then it’s on to Part 1 of our Summer Movie Preview! Tanker and I break down the biggest movies scheduled for May and June, 2012, including “The Avengers”, “Prometheus”, “Battleship”, “Moonrise Kingdom”, and many, many more! We’ll be back with Part 2, covering July and August next week!

You can download and listen to this episode here, or, as always, you can find us on iTunes! Don’t forget to leave us a rating and a review if you do! :D

To follow the goings on throughout the week, you can follow The (title pending) Movie Podcast on Facebook, here!

The Raid: Redemption

“The Raid: Redemption” is an Indonesian action film, featuring the martial art of Pencak Silat. It was given limited release two or three weeks ago, and spread wide last week. It’s been given little to no promotion, in fact, as I said on (title pending) this week, I hadn’t even noticed it was in my megaplex. Foreign, subtitled, limited release, directed by and starring people I’ve never heard of… this isn’t usually the type of movie I cover here.

But the film has been getting some crazy buzz, and the rest of this week’s offerings make me want to kill myself are lackluster to say the least, so I figured eh, let’s go check it out.

Now that I have, there’s only one thing to say:

Holy Mary, mother of God…

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