Fantasy The Best Fantasy Movies of 2012  

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List of the best 2012 fantasy movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These are all the fantasy 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.

The Amazing Spider-Man and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey are included on this list along with many more. This isn't necessarily a list of all fantasy movies from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

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Lucy Liu, Lucy Hale, Raven-Symoné

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Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom

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Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher

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Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans

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Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth

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Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Ryan Reynolds

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Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz

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Jennifer Garner, Common, David Morse

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Quvenzhané Wallis, Jay Oliver, Henry D. Coleman

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Anna Kendrick, John Goodman, Ariel Winter

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Willem Dafoe, Bryan Cranston, Mark Strong

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Pan AnnaSophia Robb, Sean Bean, Aaron Eckhart

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4 5
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The Ghastly Love of Johnny X Paul Williams, Kevin McCarthy, Creed Bratton

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4 5
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Annette Bening, Deborah Ann Woll, Humphrey Bogart

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Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alan Tudyk, Erin Wasson

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3 4
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Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman, Michael Ealy

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3 4
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Aoi Miyazaki, Megumi Hayashibara, Bunta Sugawara

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Joker Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Prakash Raj

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Ricky Gervais

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Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Rosamund Pike

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Paul Giamatti, Clancy Brown, Doug Jones

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Jason Alexander, Cheryl Hines, Drake Bell

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2 4
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Bae Doona, Bong Joon-ho, Jo Yoon-hee

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2 4
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Gemma Arterton, Saoirse Ronan, Jonny Lee Miller

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Lacey Chabert, Danielle Harris, Billy Zane

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Takahiro Sakurai, Hōchū Ōtsuka, Kenta Miyake

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Caldera

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The Centrifuge Brain Project Leslie Barany

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Kelly Hu, Dave Bautista, Ron Perlman

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August Eighth Konstantin Samoukov, Gosha Kutsenko, Sergey Gazarov

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Sam Ever Prishkulnik

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Alexis Bledel, Juno Temple, Cristin Milioti

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Kylie Minogue, Michel Piccoli, Denis Lavant

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Jessica Schwarz, Tobias Moretti, Justus von Dohnányi

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The Philosophers Bonnie Wright, Maia Mitchell, Sophie Lowe

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Last Man Out Will Lyman, John Kuntz, Grant MacDermott

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Gathering of Heroes: Legend of the Seven Swords Christopher Atkins, Debra Marshall, Martin Kove

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İbrahim Çelikkol, Cengiz Coşkun, Sedat Mert

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0 3
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The Return of Captain Kidd Christopher Lloyd, Jimmy Bennett, Connor Price

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0 3
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Butterflies & Lightning Paz Vega, Sônia Braga, Alfonso Arau

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0 3
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The Metamorphosis Kim Hyun-joo, So-hee Kim

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Starbright Kathy Bates, James Earl Jones, Sarah Bolger

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The Hungry Boy

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Solipsist Mary Elise Hayden, Marissa Merrill, Dustin Edward

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Anushka Shetty, Prakash Raj, Brahmanandam

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Kelly Sheridan, Peter Kelamis, Ashleigh Ball

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Portia de Rossi, Eddie Izzard, Jerry O'Connell