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The Top Ten Films of 2012

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 24, 2012 11:29 AM
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  • 1 Comment
An alternate look at some of the best films of 2012.

The Criticwire Survey: Tarantino's Best Movie

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 24, 2012 10:05 AM
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  • 7 Comments
"Pulp Fiction?" "Jackie Brown?" "Inglorious Basterds?" "Four Rooms?" What's your pick?

This Week on Criticwire: Singing the Praises of Films and Critics Alike

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 23, 2012 12:10 PM
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  • 0 Comments
Many of this week's stories centered around the critics awards blitz, including the treasure trove of results from Indiewire's giant annual poll. Year-end recognition never sleeps!

One Last Critics Group Awards Roundup Before the Holidays

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 21, 2012 5:45 PM
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Have a lovely holiday, everyone.

A Few Notable Indiewire Critics Poll Ballots

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 21, 2012 4:20 PM
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Who voted for "The Dark Knight Rises" for Best Ensemble?

Four Different Winners at Four Different Critics Group Awards

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 21, 2012 10:23 AM
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  • 2 Comments
Four groups, four winners: "Argo," "Lincoln," "Safety Not Guaranteed," and "Zero Dark Thirty"

The Best Flops of 2012

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 20, 2012 4:37 PM
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  • 6 Comments
These five movies deserved better than they got. Here's why.

Watch the Worst Movies of the Year Review Themselves

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 20, 2012 10:31 AM
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  • 2 Comments
Deep down, they know they're bad. And they're very sorry.
More: Video

The Best Worst Films of 2012

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 19, 2012 2:21 PM
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  • 5 Comments
They were so bad they were great.

From Megan Ellison to Ai Weiwei, Critics Comment on the 2012 Indiewire Critics Poll

  • By Eric Kohn
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  • December 19, 2012 12:55 PM
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There are plenty of diverse opinions evident from the lists of best films, performances and other highlights from 2012 accomplishments in film submitted by over 200 critics in Indiewire's poll. While the consensus surrounding certain achievements may generate a lot of attention, there's a lot more to be explored in the differences between various critics' opinions on what truly defined this year's biggest accomplishments. In addition to voting in 10 categories, critics were invited to submit comments to flesh out their ballots. Here excerpts from some of our favorites. Follow the links for more and browse the full results of the survey here.

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