Best award winning movies with a semiotic topic from 2012

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a semiotic topic from 2012! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a semiotic topic from 2012, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Neighboring Sounds (2012)

An independent private security firm arrives at a middle-class neighborhood in Recife, Brazil.

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2012-11-19 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Irandhir Santos, Gustavo Jahn

Rating

rating icon 7.06
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #31 for
    hoary
  2. Ranked #123 for
    afterschool special
  3. Ranked #203 for
    great sound effects

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2 Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

Hushpuppy, an intrepid six-year-old girl, lives with her father, Wink in 'the Bathtub', a southern Delta community at the edge of the world. Wink’s tough love prepares her for the unraveling of the universe—for a time when he’s no longer there to protect her. When Wink contracts a mysterious illness, nature flies out of whack—temperatures rise, and the ice caps melt, unleashing an army of prehistoric creatures called aurochs. With the waters rising, the aurochs coming, and Wink’s health fading, Hushpuppy goes in search of her lost mother.

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2012-06-29 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Quvenzhané Wallis, Dwight Henry

Rating

rating icon 6.817
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    tour de force
  2. Ranked #38 for
    extraordinary
  3. Ranked #85 for
    ramshackle house

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3 Pieta (2012)

A loan shark is forced to reconsider his violent lifestyle after the arrival of a mysterious woman claiming to be his long-lost mother.

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2012-09-05 | Drama

Cast

Cho Min-soo, Lee Jung-jin

Rating

rating icon 7.124
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #116 for
    blood-boiling
  2. Ranked #118 for
    dadaism
  3. Ranked #119 for
    cold hearted

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4 Life of Pi (2012)

The story of an Indian boy named Pi, a zookeeper's son who finds himself in the company of a hyena, zebra, orangutan, and a Bengal tiger after a shipwreck sets them adrift in the Pacific Ocean.

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2012-11-20 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.402
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    wonderful
  2. Ranked #73 for
    great sound effects
  3. Ranked #77 for
    remarkable

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5 Holy Motors (2012)

We follow 24 hours in the life of a being moving from life to life like a cold and solitary assassin moving from hit to hit. In each of these interwoven lives, the being possesses an entirely distinct identity: sometimes a man, sometimes a woman, sometimes youthful, sometimes old. By turns murderer, beggar, company chairman, monstrous creature, worker, family man.

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2012-07-02 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Denis Lavant, Edith Scob

Rating

rating icon 7.004
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #70 for
    impressionistic
  2. Ranked #98 for
    opaque
  3. Ranked #116 for
    oneiric

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6 Anna Karenina (2012)

In Imperial Russia, Anna, the wife of the officer Karenin, goes to Moscow to visit her brother. On the way, she meets the charming cavalry officer Vronsky to whom she is immediately attracted. But in St. Petersburg’s high society, a relationship like this could destroy a woman’s reputation.

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2012-09-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Keira Knightley, Jude Law

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #59 for
    like Pride & Prejudice
  2. Ranked #85 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #94 for
    decadent

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7 The Master (2012)

Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World War II.

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2012-09-14 | Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 7.134
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #84 for
    confusing
  2. Ranked #102 for
    extraordinary
  3. Ranked #105 for
    tour de force

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8 Bwakaw (2012)

Gruff retiree Rene rejects most human contact, but begins to soften once he comes to terms with his homosexuality.

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2012-09-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Eddie Garcia, Armida Siguion-Reyna

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #69 for
    scrawny
  2. Ranked #153 for
    Independent Film
  3. Ranked #164 for
    cantankerous

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9 Amour (2012)

Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.

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2012-09-20 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva

Rating

rating icon 7.772
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #34 for
    masterpiece
  2. Ranked #39 for
    cruel twist
  3. Ranked #106 for
    downward spiral

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10 Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore – and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle.

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2012-05-16 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward

Rating

rating icon 7.695
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #47 for
    symmetry plots
  2. Ranked #52 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #63 for
    masterful story

Trailer

Moonrise Kingdom trailer
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