December 26, 2012 7:44 PM

Blockbusters with depth, thoughtful thrillers made 2012 a good year for movies

A Hollywood blockbuster from three years ago titled “2012” envisioned the world ravaged by a global cataclysm of earthquakes, floods and volcanic eruptions. In reality, 2012 turned out to be a rather pleasant year for the film industry, with plenty of big hits and critical triumphs.

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