Just like for the other countries we have also gathered the best Spanish movies of 2012. We have made our selection of the most promising films from Spain of this year. A few we shall highlight, the others can be found in the Spanish Film release list of 2012. We hope to include a trailer for every movie we discuss, but perhaps they are not out yet. Here you can read about our most highly anticipated Spanish Movies. It is surprising how many Spanish Horror Movies are released every year.
An American production, but directed by Spanish Filmmaker Juan Antonio Bayona. He was responsible for the great suspense thriller El Orfanato – The orphanage (2009). Hollywood movie stars Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor star in this film inspired on the true story of a family in the 2004 Tsunami.
‘An account of a family caught, with tens of thousands of strangers, in the mayhem of one of the worst natural catastrophes of our time.’
Trailer of The Impossible:
[REC3] Genesis | Release date: 30 March 2012
The trequel of the success of the Spanish 2007 film [Rec] which was very popular among the Spanish Horror / Thriller fans. It is by director Paco Plaza who was also in charge of the first two films. Especially the first film was welcomed by the international audience. The second did a little worse, but apparently there is still need for a third one. This one is about the beginnings. It is about a nightmare wedding.
Trailer of Rec 3 Genesis:
The Red Lights | Release date: 3 May 2012
Another movie by a Spanish movie director with a strong American cast. This thriller with Robert DeNiro seems very promising and suspenseful.
‘Psychologist Margaret Matheson and her assistant study paranormal activity, which leads them to investigate a world-renowned psychic.’
Trailer of The Red Lights: