AFI Names Top 10 Movies of the Year: Zero Dark Thirty Continues Streak

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We're moving right along this award season, as the year is coming to a close. Zero Dark Thirty has had a major surge in the last few weeks, being named Best Film of the Year by both the National Board of Review and the New York Film Critics Circle.

Now, the American Film Institute has released its annual Top 10 Movies of the Year list, and, surprise surprise, Zero Dark Thirty is on there. In fact, the movie about the killing of Osama Bin Laden also received top honors today from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association. Check out the full list of AFI winners below, featuring an eclectic mix of Hollywood blockbusters and independent films:

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AFI Movies of the Year:
Beasts of the Southern Wild
The Dark Knight Rises
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Moonrise Kingdom
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty

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Zero Dark Thirty Quotes

Can I be honest with you? I am bad fucking news. I'm not your friend. I'm not gonna help you. I'm gonna break you. Any questions?


[to Navy SEALs] Quite frankly, I didn't even want to use you guys, with your dip and velcro and all your gear bullshit. I wanted to drop a bomb. But people didn't believe in this lead enough to drop a bomb. So they're using you guys as canaries. And, in theory, if bin Laden isn't there, you can sneak away and no one will be the wiser. But bin Laden is there. And you're going to kill him for me.


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Kathryn Bigelow has returned to action in Zero Dark Thirty. It is her first work since sweeping the Academy Awards in 2009 with The Hurt...

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