2012 Animation Movies (By Title)

A Letter to Momo (2012)

A Letter to Momo

  • 79%
  • NR
  • 120 min
  • Animation

Clinging to an unfinished letter written by her recently deceased father, young Momo moves with her mother from bustling Tokyo to the remote Japanese island of Shio. Upon their arrival, she begins to explore her new habitat, meeting local children and learning their routines and customs. However, it's not long before several bizarre occurrences crop up around the previously tranquil island. Orchards are found ransacked, prized trinkets start disappearing and, worst of all, each morning after...

A Liar's Autobiography (2012)

A Liar's Autobiography

    • NONE
    • 85 min
    • Animation

    A Liar's Autobiography is a film based on the memoir of the late Monty Python member, Graham Chapman, who died in 1989. The 3D animated feature, made in association with Bill and Ben Productions Ltd., Trinity Films (UK) and Brainstorm Media, tells the story of Chapman's life in the famously atypical Python style. The EPIX original will feature recordings of Chapman that he made of his book in 1982 and reunites the Monty Python troupe that includes John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin and...

    Adventures in Zambezia (2012)

    Adventures in Zambezia

      • G
      • 85 min
      • Animation

      When a spirited young falcon named Kai (Jeremy Suarez, TV’s “The Bernie Mac Show”) learns of Zambezia, the fabulous city of birds, he leaves his remote country home against the wishes of his father (Samuel L. Jackson). But when his dad is captured by an evil lizard who plans to attack the city, Kai must learn the importance of teamwork if he’s to rescue his father, save his new friends and help keep Zambezia lizard free. Samuel L. Jackson, Abigail Breslin, Jeff Goldblum and Leonard...

      Adventures on the Red Plane (2012)

      Adventures on the Red Plane

        • 70 min
        • Adventure

        A film about imagination, in which the protagonist goes on internal journeys around the world, overcoming fears and making new discoveries.

        After School Midnighters (2012)

        After School Midnighters

          • Unrated
          • 95 min
          • Fantasy

          Houkago Midnighters is about a human anatomical model that comes to life at midnight in a school.

          An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (2012)

          An Oversimplification of Her Beauty

          • 79%
          • NONE
          • 93 min
          • Animation

          You’ve just arrived home after a bad day. You’re broke and lonely, even though you live in the biggest and busiest city in America. You do, however, have one cause for mild optimism: you seem to have captured the attention of an intriguing young lady. You’ve rushed home to clean your apartment before she comes over. In your haste, you see that you’ve missed a call. There’s a voice mail; she tells you that she won’t be seeing you tonight.

          Approved for Adoption (2012)

          Approved for Adoption

          • 100%
          • NONE
          • 70 min
          • Animation

          Traces the unconventional upbringing of filmmaker Jung Henin, one of thousands of Korean children adopted by Western families after the end of the Korean War. It is the story of a boy stranded between two cultures. Sepia-toned animated vignettes – some humorous and some poetic – track Jung from the day he first meets his new blond siblings, through elementary school, and into his teenage years, when his emerging sense of identity begins to create fissures at home and ignite the latent...

          Back to the Sea (2012)

          Back to the Sea

            • PG
            • 96 min
            • Animation

            Kevin, a young flying fish, lives in the New York harbor. He dreams of leading his family back to Barbados-the mythical kingdom of the flying fish. One fateful day his adventurous nature finds him captured by a fishing ship and delivered to the fish tank of a famous restaurant in New York city's Chinatown, where he meets a quiet young boy who also longs for excitement and adventure. The two become fast friends and begin a daring quest to get Kevin back home to the sea.

            Bad Toys II

              • Animation

              Cops parody with Toys.

              Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012)

              Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1

              • 100%
              • PG-13
              • 76 min
              • Animation

              Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing fifty year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?

              Beforel Orel: Trust (2012)

              Beforel Orel: Trust

                • 25 min
                • Animation

                The story of Orel before Moral Orel

                Berserk: The Golden Age Arc - The Egg of the King (2012)

                Berserk: The Golden Age Arc - The Egg of the King

                  • Unrated
                  • 76 min
                  • Action

                  This arc is a flashback showing Guts' youth and what led him to become the "Black Swordsman". Guts grows up as a young mercenary until his enrollment in the Band of the Hawk. He develops complex relationships with Casca and Griffith, the Band's charismatic leader and holder of the Crimson Behelit, who leads the Band to its rise to prominence within the Midland army. Griffith is elevated from his commoner status to the nobility, causing some resentment, and after sleeping with...

                  Berserk: The Golden Age Arc 2 - The Battle for Doldrey (2012)

                  Berserk: The Golden Age Arc 2 - The Battle for Doldrey

                    • Unrated
                    • 80 min
                    • Animation

                    For three years, Guts believed his mission was to pursue Griffith's dream together with him. But in order to become Griffith's equal and truly be called his friend, Guts realizes he will have to leave the Band of the Hawk. At the same time, a bloody battle to capture the impenetrable Fortress of Doldrey from the Empire of Chuder is about to begin. The Band of the Hawk will face an army 30,000 strong!

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                    Blood-C: The Last Dark (2012)

                    Blood-C: The Last Dark

                      • 106 min
                      • Action

                      Tokyo, Winter. Despite the use of the Youth Ordinance Bill to enforce curfews for minors and regulate the use of the Internet, young people continue to fight for their own freedom through underground methods. One such group calls themselves Surat. They have decided to take on Fumito Nanahara, a man who has great influence on the political world, and basically controls Tokyo with an iron fist. While using the Internet as a weapon to discover more information about Fumito, they learn about...

                      Blue Exorcist the Movie (2012)

                      Blue Exorcist the Movie

                        • NONE
                        • 88 min
                        • Animation

                        Rin and his friends, along with the rest of True Cross Academy Town, are in the midst of preparing for a festival that is celebrated only once every 11 years. While the barriers protecting the city from demon intrusions are being repaired, Rin and his twin brother Yukio are sent to the scene of an exorcism as reinforcements. Things take a turn for the worse and as they attempt to salvage their mission, they meet a mysterious young boy that may threaten everything that they know. Meanwhile,...

                        Brave (2012)

                        Brave

                        • 78%
                        • PG
                        • 100 min
                        • Animation

                        Merida is a skilled archer and impetuous daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined to carve her own path in life, Merida defies an age-old custom sacred to the uproarious lords of the land: massive Lord MacGuffin, surly Lord Macintosh and cantankerous Lord Dingwall. Merida's actions inadvertently unleash chaos and fury in the kingdom, and when she turns to an eccentric old Witch for help, she is granted an ill-fated wish. The ensuing peril forces Merida to discover the meaning of...

                        Cinderella 3D (2012)

                        Cinderella 3D

                          • PG
                          • 81 min
                          • Animation

                          Once upon a time... In the west, there was a secluded, pigtailed cowgirl who worked day and night for her wicked stepmother and evil stepsisters in their dusty frontier town. But this is not your typical Cinderella story: When the mother of handsome Prince Vladimir is kidnapped by high-flying desert pirates, Cinderella - with the help of her magical native spiritualist - takes off on an action-packed quest to rescue the Duchess, claim the missing tooth she lost at the ball, and capture the...

                          Combustible (2012)

                          Combustible

                            • 13 min
                            • Animation

                            The city of Edo, the 18th century. Owaka, the daughter of a merchant family, and her childhood friend Matsukichi. The two were drawn to each other, but Matsukichi has been disowned by his family, and is working for the city fire brigade. Meanwhile, negotiations begin for the arrangement of Owaka's marriage. Unable to let go of her thoughts of Matsukichi, her mad emotions make her bring about a massive inferno which razes Edo. By chance encounter, the two meet again amidst the fires.It is an...

                            Consuming Spirits (2012)

                            Consuming Spirits

                            • 89%
                            • 136 min
                            • Animation

                            Consuming Spirits 16mm to HD, is an Independent feature animation, chronicling the lives of three characters who live in a rust belt town called Magguson, and work at its local newspaper The Daily Suggester. They are: Gentian Violet 42: Victor Blue 38: and Earl gray 64: first appear to be acquaintances. But as the film unfolds, we find they have a long diabolical history, revolving around social service intervention, and foster care, romance and hatred. Each character has family secrets to...

                            Daffy's Rhapsody (2012)

                            Daffy's Rhapsody

                              • G
                              • 4 min
                              • Animation

                              The cartoon short Daffy's Rhapsody is the second of a new series of three original 3D theatrical cartoons from Warner Bros. Animation designed to make their debut in theaters, attached to feature film releases from Warner Bros. Pictures.