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The 11 Best Movies Of 2012

These picks represent the consensus of the BuzzFeed Entertainment staff, who hereby officially certify the greatness of all films listed below.

2012 was a year of more doubles and triples than home runs — a lot of very solid films, few instant classics. But that leaves room on the list for some quirky oddballs that may not have made it in other years, giving us a very fun but interesting rundown of films.

10. "The Imposter" and "Jiro Dreams of Sushi"

9. "The Queen of Versailles"

8. "Anna Karenina"

7. "Haywire"

6. "Zero Dark Thirty"

5. "Pitch Perfect"

4. "End of Watch"

3. "Silver Linings Playbook"

2. "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

1. "The Dark Knight Rises"