Globe Film Nominations 2012: Handicapping
A film about a shy freshman watched over by two seniors. Stars Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, and Ezra Miller. Directed by Stephen Chbosky.
A film about Seal Team Six and its hunt for terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden. Stars Kyle Chandler, Jessica Chastain, and Joel Edgerton. Directed by Kathryn Bigelow.
A film about a young woman and her lover killing her husband but then haunted by his ghost. Stars Elizabeth Olsen and Jessica Lange. Directed by Charlie Stratton.
A film about a paralyzed man in an iron lung who hires a sex surrogate to take his virginity. Stars John Hawkes and Helen Hunt. Directed by Ben Lewin.
A film set in the 1950s about a charismatic intellectual who begins a faith-based organization and takes on a drifter as his right-hand man. Stars Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.
A film about a couple caught up in the 2004 tsunami. Stars Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts. Directed by Juan Antonio Bayona.
A film set in a dystopian future where a young woman must fight for her life in a title competition. Stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Woody Harrelson. Directed by Gary Ross.
A film following Bilbo Baggins to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom from a dragon. Stars Martin Freeman and Ian McKellen. Directed by Peter Jackson.
A film set eight years after the previous installment where Batman attempts to stop two new villains. Stars Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway. Directed by Christopher Nolan.
A film about a former militant activist wanted for murder and the reporter hot on his trail. Stars Robert Redford, Shia LaBeouf, and Susan Sarandon. Directed by Robert Redford.
A film about James Bond 007 seeking to eliminate a threat after MI6 is attacked. Stars Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes, and Javier Bardem. Directed by Sam Mendes.
A film about a pair of marijuana growers who search for their shared girlfriend after she is kidnapped. Stars Aaron Johnson, Taylor Kitsch, and Blake Lively. Directed by Oliver Stone.
A film about a salesman for an energy company who visits a small town hoping to drill for natural gas. Stars Matt Damon and John Krasinski. Directed by Gus Van Sant.
A film set in the 1960s about a group of friends who want to make it big as a rock band. Stars James Gandolfini. Directed by David Chase.
A film about President Abraham Lincoln and his struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves. Stars Daniel Day-Lewis and Sally Field. Directed by Steven Spielberg.
A film about a man who survives the sinking of a freighter and finds himself on a lifeboat with various animals. Stars Suraj Sharma. Directed by Ang Lee.
A film about a professional enforcer who investigates the heist of a mob-protected poker game. Stars Brad Pitt and James Gandolfini. Directed by Andrew Dominik.
A film following the difficulty that Alfred Hitchcock had in making "Psycho." Starring Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren. Directed by Sacha Gervasi.
A film about an orphan who becomes a gentleman with the help of a benefactor. Stars Jeremy Irvine, Ralph Fiennes, and Helena Bonham Carter. Directed by Mike Newell.
A film about an airline pilot who saves a flight from crashing but later comes under suspicion. Stars Denzel Washington. Directed by Robert Zemeckis.
A film about two Los Angeles police officers who become targets of a drug cartel after making a surprising discovery. Stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena. Directed by David Ayer.
A film set in the Old South in which a freed slave sets out across the country to rescue his wife from a sadistic plantation owner. Stars Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, and Leonardo DiCaprio. Directed by Quentin Tarantino.
A film about humankind in which the actions and consequences of our lives impact one another throughout the past, present, and future. Stars Tom Hanks, Hugh Grant, Halle Berry, and Susan Sarandon. Directed by Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, and Lana Wachowski.
A film about a six-year-old girl who lives with her father in a southern Delta community. Stars Quvenzhané Wallis and Dwight Henry. Directed by Benh Zeitlin.
A thriller about the rescue of six US diplomats from Tehran, Iran, during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis. Ben Affleck directs and stars.
A film about a New York hedge fund manager who must sell his company but faces a pair of dire legal entanglements. Stars Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon. Directed by Nicholas Jarecki.
A film about a woman in a loveless marriage who has an affair with a count. Stars Keira Knightley and Jude Law. Directed by Joe Wright.
A film about members of a world-renowned string quartet who struggle to stay together in the face of death, competing egos and insuppressible lust. Stars Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener, and Christopher Walken. Directed by Yaron Zilberman.