The Athletic Nerd’s 2012 Movie Review Round Up

January 12, 2013 at 7:33 pm

The Athletic Nerd's 2012 Movie Review Round Up

Here is a collection of all my 2012 movie reviews:

ZERO DARK THIRTY | Zero Dark Thirty & The True Stories We’ll Never Forget

DJANGO UNCHAINED | DJANGO UNCHAINED: New Quentin Tarantino Movies Don’t Come Around Every Day!

TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE | The Trouble with the Curve & The 2013 Toronto Blue Jays

LOOPER | More Movies Like Looper Please!

21 JUMP STREET | The Unexpectedly Awesome 21 Jump Street

END OF WATCH | End of Watch Is Right Up There With Training Day

TOTAL RECALL | Sometimes Remakes Like Total Recall Just… Work.

THE BOURNE LEGACY | They Should Have Left Jason Bourne’s Legacy Alone

THE CAMPAIGN | Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakas, The Campaign & The Undecided Voter

THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY | The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey With Detours

THE WATCH | For those who didn’t know The Watch was about aliens

BRAVE | A Sunday morning with Pixar’s Brave

MOONRISE KINGDOM | Why didn’t I love Moonrise Kingdom?

LIFE OF PILife of Pi & The Cinematic Comfort Zone 2: The Review

SKYFALL | Skyfall, James Bond & the Characters we Love

ARGO | Argo See This Movie

PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 4 | Want to know more about the Paranormal Activity Demon Toby?  Me too…

SINISTER | Bughuul Rule #1: Don’t move into Sinister houses

INDIE GAME: THE MOVIE | Why creative people HAVE to see Indie Game: The Movie

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES | The Dark Knight Rises is the blockbuster we need AND deserve

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN | A Spider-Man story we’ve seen before is still amazing

TED | Were Ted’s trailers over-stuffed with jokes?

PROMETHEUS | The big questions of Prometheus

DARK SHADOWS | Dark Shadows cursed my wallet

THE AVENGERS | The Avengers anticipation is over now…  It makes me sad

THE HUNGER GAMES | If only I was part of The Hunger Games fan base

JOHN CARTER | John Carter, Woola, Barsoom, Helium, Zodanga, Tharks, Jeddak, Therns… What!?

CHRONICLE | Chronicle, action figures & the super powered dream

THE GREY | Wolves are scary, Liam Neeson is bad ass but The Grey still falls short

TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY | Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy… Patience



THE CABIN IN THE WOODS | Decent but over-hyped

AMERICAN REUNION | Not the greatest

BATTLESHIP | A classic Transformers parody

SNOW WHITE & THE HUNTSMAN | Saw it on a plane.  Seriously disliked airlines taste in movies.

MEN IN BLACK 3 | Also on a plane.  Not a great movie

MAGIC MIKE | Story wasn’t great

XTRA | Top 10 2013 Summer Movies