2012: Top 10 movies of the year, by Matt Pais

Beasts of the Southern Wild (movie)
8. "Beasts of the Southern Wild" An unforgettable debut performance from then-6-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis anchors this remarkable story, which sometimes feels like a dream and other times feels like it naturally materialized on its own. Wonderfully presented from young Hushpuppy's perspective,... Fox Searchlight