Scoreboards – Critics Awards

2014 Critics Awards Utah Film Critics Association

Picture: Birdman Director: Alejandro G Iñarritu, Birdman Actor: Michael Keaton, Birdman Actress: Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl Supporting Actor: JK Simmons, Whiplash Supporting Actress: Jessica Chastain, A Most Violent Year Original Screenplay: Birdman, screenplay by Alejandro G Iñarritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bo Adapted Screenplay: (tie) Inherent Vice, screenplay by Paul Thomas Anderson; and Snowpiercer,…

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2014 Critics Awards Chicago Film Critics Association

BEST PICTURE: Boyhood BEST DIRECTOR: Richard Linklater–Boyhood BEST ACTOR: Michael Keaton–Birdman BEST ACTRESS: Julianne Moore–Still Alice BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: J.K. Simmons–Whiplash BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Patricia Arquette–Boyhood BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Wes Anderson–The Grand Budapest Hotel BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: Gillian Flynn–Gone Girl BEST ART DIRECTION: The Grand Budapest Hotel BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY (TIE): Birdman–Emmanuel Lubezki The Grand Budapest Hotel–Robert…

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2014 Critics Awards Online Film Critics Society

Best Picture The Grand Budapest Hotel Best Animated Feature The Lego Movie Best Film Not in the English Language Two Days, One Night Best Documentary Life Itself Best Director Richard Linklater – Boyhood Best Actor Michael Keaton – Birdman Best Actress Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl Best Supporting Actor Edward Norton – Birdman Best Supporting…

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2014 Critics Awards: Indiana Film Journalists Association

Best Film Boyhood   Best Animated Feature The LEGO Movie   Best Foreign Language Film Two Days, One Night   Best Documentary Life Itself   Best Original Screenplay Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel   Best Adapted Screenplay Damien Chazelle, Whiplash   Best Director Richard Linklater, Boyhood   Best Actress Reese Witherspoon, Wild   Best…

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Broadcast Film Critics Assocation Nominates For 20th Critics’ Choice Awards

“Birdman” leads this year with thirteen nominations including Best Picture, Michael Keaton for Best Actor and Best Actor in a Comedy, Edward Norton for Best Supporting Actor, Emma Stone for Best Supporting Actress, Best Acting Ensemble, Alejandro G. Inarritu for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Editing, Best Comedy, and…

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2014 Critics Awards: New York Film Critics Online

  PICTURE Boyhood DIRECTOR Richard Linklater for Boyhood ACTRESS Marion Cotillard for Two Days, One Night ACTOR Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything SUPPORTING ACTRESS Patricia Arquette for Boyhood SUPPORTING ACTOR J.K. Simmons for Whiplash ENSEMBLE CAST Birdman DEBUT AS DIRECTOR Dan Gilroy for NIghtcrawler BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER Jack O’Connell for Unbroken and Starred Up SCREENPLAY  Birdman (Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris, Nicolás Giacobone, Alejandro González…

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Chicago Film Critics Association 2014 Nominations

  BEST PICTURE   Birdman Boyhood The Grand Budapest Hotel Under the Skin Whiplash   BEST DIRECTOR   Wes Anderson–The Grand Budapest Hotel David Fincher–Gone Girl Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu–Birdman Richard Linklater–Boyhood Christopher Nolan–Interstellar   BEST ACTOR   Benedict Cumberbatch–The Imitation Game Jake Gyllenhaal–Nightcrawler Michael Keaton–Birdman David Oyelowo–Selma Eddie Redmayne–The Theory of Everything   BEST ACTRESS…

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2014 Critics Awards: Los Angeles Film Critics

Best Picture BOYHOOD Runner-up: THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL Best Director Richard Linklater, BOYHOOD Runner-up: GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, Wes Anderson Best Actor Tom Hardy, LOCKE Runner-up: Michael Keaton, BIRDMAN Best Actress Patricia Arquette, BOYHOOD Runner-up: Julianne Moore, STILL ALICE Best Supporting Actor J.K. Simmons, WHIPLASH Runner-up: Edward Norton, BIRDMAN Best Supporting Actress Agata Kulesza, IDA Runner-up:…

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2014 Critics Awards: National Board of Review

Best Film A Most Violent Year Best Director Clint Eastwood – American Sniper Best Actor (TIE) Oscar Isaac – A Most Violent Year; Michael Keaton – Birdman Best Actress Julianne Moore – Still Alice Best Supporting Actor Edward Norton – Birdman Best Supporting Actress Jessica Chastain – A Most Violent Year Best Original Screenplay Phil…

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2014 Critics Awards: Boston Film Critics

BEST PICTURE SNOWPIERCER BEST DIRECTOR Alejandro González Iñárritu for BIRDMAN BEST ACTOR Brendan Gleeson – for his performance as an emotionally troubled and tortured priest in CALVARY BEST ACTRESS Marion Cotillard – for her role as a desperate wife and mother trying to hold on to her job in TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT BEST SUPPORTING…

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New York Film Critics Online 2014 Awards

New York Film Critics Online members held their 15th annual awards meeting onDecember 7, 2014, at the Furman Gallery inside Lincoln Center.   Richard Linklater’s Boyhood won three awards for Picture, Director and Supporting Actress Patricia Arquette, while Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman also won three for its Screenplay, Cinematography and Ensemble Cast.   Actor Eddie Redmayne was honored for his…

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Vancouver Film Critics Awards 2013

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS BEST FILM 12 Years a Slave BEST ACTOR Oscar Isaac, Inside Llewyn Davis BEST ACTRESS Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle BEST DIRECTOR Alfonso Cuaron, Gravity BEST SCREENPLAY Joel and Ethan Coen, Inside Llewyn Davis BEST FOREIGN FILM The Hunt…

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Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

2013 Film Awards Best Film Her Top 10 Films 1. Her 2. American Hustle 3. 12 Years a Slave 4. Gravity 5. Inside Llewyn Davis 6. Captain Philips 7. The Wolf of Wall Street 8. All Is Lost 9. Dallas Buyers Club 10. Prisoners Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave Best Actress…

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2013 Critics Awards: Utah Film Critics Association

Best Picture: Gravity Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave Best Actress: Adèle Exarchopoulos, Blue Is the Warmest Color Best Supporting Actor: Bill Nighy, About Time Best Supporting Actress: Scarlett Johansson, Her Best Original Screenplay: Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright, The World’s End Best Adapted Screenplay: Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke & Richard…

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2013 Critics Awards: Las Vegas Film Critics Society

Best Picture “12 Years a Slave” Best Director Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actor Matthew McConaughey, “Dallas Buyers Club” Best Actress Emma Thompson, “Saving Mr. Banks” Best Supporting Actor Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club” Best Supporting Actress Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave” Best Screenplay Spike Jonze, “Her” Best Foreign Film “Blue is…

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2013 Critics Awards: Kansas City Film Critics

Best Picture “12 Years a Slave” Best Director (tie) Alfonso Cuarón, “Gravity” and Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actress Sandra Bullock, “Gravity” Best Supporting Actor Michael Fassbender, “12 Years a Slave” Best Supporting Actor Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave” Best Adapted Screenplay “12 Years a Slave”…

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2013 Critics Awards: Boston Film Critics

Best Picture: “12 Years a Slave” Runner-up: “The Wolf of Wall Street” Best Director: Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave” Runner-up: Martin Scorsese, “The Wolf of Wall Street” Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years a Slave” Runner-up: Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Wolf of Wall Street” Best Actress: Cate Blanchett, “Blue Jasmine” Runner-up: Judi Dench, “Philomena” Best…

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2013 Critics Awards: Black Film Critics Circle

Best Picture: “12 Years a Slave” Best Director: Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actress: Brie Larson, “Short Term 12″ Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club” Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave” Best Adapted Screenplay: “12 Years a Slave” Best Original…

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2013 Film Critics: Austin Film Critics

Best Film: “Her” Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón, “Gravity” Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years a Slave” Best Actress: Brie Larson, “Short Term 12″ Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club” Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave” Best Original Screenplay: Spike Jonze, “Her” Best Adapted Screenplay: John Ridley, “12 Years a Slave”…

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2013 Critics Awards: African-American Film Critics Association

Best Actor                               Forest Whitaker, Lee Daniels: The Butler (TWC) Best Actress                            Sandra Bullock, Gravity (Warner Bros.) Best Supporting Actress         Oprah Winfrey, Lee Daniels: The Butler (TWC) Best Supporting Actor            Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club (Focus Features) Best World Cinema                Mother of George (Oscilloscope Laboratories) Breakout Performance            Lupita Nyong’o, 12…

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“Any time a movie causes a country to threaten nuclear retaliation, the higher-ups wanna get in a room with you… In terms of getting the word out about the movie, it’s not bad. If they actually make good on it, it would be bad for the world—but luckily that doesn’t seem like their style… We’ll make a movie that maybe for two seconds will make some 18-year-old think about North Korea in a way he never would have otherwise. Or who knows? We were told one of the reasons they’re so against the movie is that they’re afraid it’ll actually get into North Korea. They do have bootlegs and stuff. Maybe the tapes will make their way to North Korea and cause a fucking revolution. At best, it will cause a country to be free, and at worst, it will cause a nuclear war. Big margin with this movie.”
~ Seth Rogen In Rolling Stone 1224

“Yes, good movies sprout up, inevitably, in the cracks and seams between the tectonic plates on which all of these franchises stay balanced, and we are reassured of their hardiness. But we don’t see what we don’t see; we don’t see the effort, or the cost of the effort, or the movies of which we’re deprived because of the cost of the effort. Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice may have come from a studio, but it still required a substantial chunk of outside financing, and at $35 million, it’s not even that expensive. No studio could find the $8.5 million it cost Dan Gilroy to make Nightcrawler. Birdman cost a mere $18 million and still had to scrape that together at the last minute. Imagine American movie culture for the last few years without Her or Foxcatcher or American Hustle or The Master or Zero Dark Thirty and it suddenly looks markedly more frail—and those movies exist only because of the fairy godmothership of independent producer Megan Ellison. The grace of billionaires is not a great business model on which to hang the hopes of an art form.”
~ Mark Harris On The State Of The Movies