2012 was another year of star-crossed lovers, from Sam and Suzy in “Moonrise Kingdom” to the forbidden toners in “Pitch Perfect.” If you can’t find your not-so-perfect match, try inventing her a la “Ruby Sparks” or just stick with your hubby (“This is 40”)
After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
A story that follows a New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment), apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer), and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possibility dwindles.
Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.