Entertainment The Best Drama Movies of 2012  

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List of the best 2012 drama movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Some of the movies on this list are award-winning drama films, so if you're trying to watch Oscar-winning and Oscar-nominated drama movies, then these are the ones you want to see. These are all the drama movies that defined the year 2012, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

This list has a variety of movies, like The Amazing Spider-Man and Django Unchained, in it. This isn't necessarily a list of all drama movies from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

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Ben Affleck, John Goodman, Bryan Cranston

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Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Hugh Jackman

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Jessica Chastain, Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf

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Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd

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Gérard Depardieu, Irrfan Khan, Tabu

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Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans

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Anna Kendrick, Jake Gyllenhaal, America Ferrera

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

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Jessica Chastain, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong

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Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alec Baldwin

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Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer

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Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Geraldine Chaplin

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Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba

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6 7
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Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth

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Amy Adams, Clint Eastwood, Justin Timberlake

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5 6
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Amy Adams, Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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5 6
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Keira Knightley, Steve Carell, Connie Britton

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James Franco, Winona Ryder, Chris Evans

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Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper

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Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B. Jordan

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6 8
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Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly

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5 7
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Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz