National averages suggest that most Americans watch three movies a year in theaters. Unfortunately, that means a lot of great films never end up getting seen. In 2012, there were plenty of quality releases that missed out on the big crowds. If you're wondering what, exactly, you should've seen this year but didn't, we're here to fill you in.

The following is a list of movies that, for whatever reason, just didn't get the attention or large-scale critical appreciation they deserved. However, each are very much worth your time.

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