Gravity Ruled The Critic’s Choice Awards

Thursday saw Los Angeles waking up with Oscar wave as The Oscar Nominations were announced and that was not all, the city in the evening saw the announcement of the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards 2014. The results are sometimes the products of the results in the Academy Awards, and if this holds good, 12 Years A Slave, American Hustle and Gravity may have a good Oscar night.

The Best picture was bagged by 12 Years A Slave, and the Best Supporting Actress for Lupita Nyong’o and Best Adapted Screenplay for John Ridley.

But Gravity went on with a clean victory, Starting off with Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Visual Effects, Best Actress In An Action Movie for Sandra Bullock, Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie, and Best Score. However American Hustle added Best Acting Ensemble, Best Actress In A Comedy (Amy Adams) in its list.

Her was awarded the Best Original Screenplay, while there were expected wins for Cate Blanchett in Best Actress for Blue Jasmine, and Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto as Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor for Dallas Buyers Club.

The details of the full list is given below:

Best Picture
12 Years A Slave
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dallas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis
Nebraska
Saving Mr. Banks

Best Actor
Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyers Club
Christian Bale – American Hustle
Bruce Dern – Nebraska
Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years A Slave
Tom Hanks – Captain Phillips
Robert Redford – All Is Lost

Best Actress
Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine
Sandra Bullock – Gravity
Judi Dench – Philomena
Brie Larson – Short Term 12
Meryl Streep – August: Osage County
Emma Thompson – Saving Mr. Banks

Best Supporting Actor
Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club
Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips
Daniel Bruhl – Rush
Bradley Cooper – American Hustle
Michael Fassbender – 12 Years A Slave
James Gandolfini – Enough Said

Best Supporting Actress 
Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years A Slave
Scarlett Johansson – Her
Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle
Julia Roberts – August: Osage County
June Squibb – Nebraska
Oprah Winfrey – Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Best Young Actor/Actress
Adele Exarchopoulos – Blue Is The Warmest Colour
Asa Butterfield – Ender’s Game
Liam James – The Way Way Back
Sophie Nelisse – The Book Thief
Tye Sheridan – Mud

Best Acting Ensemble 
American Hustle
August: Osage County
Lee Daniels’ The Butler
Nebraska
12 Years A Slave
The Wolf Of Wall Street

Best Director
Alfonso Cuaron – Gravity
Paul Greengrass – Captain Phillips
Spike Jonze – Her
Steve McQueen – 12 Years A Slave
David O. Russell – American Hustle
Martin Scorsese – The Wolf Of Wall Street

Best Original Screenplay
Spike Jonze – Her
Eric Singer and David O. Russell – American Hustle
Woody Allen – Blue Jasmine
Joel Coen and Ethan Coen – Inside Llewyn Davis
Bob Nelson – Nebraska

Best Adapted Screenplay
John Ridley – 12 Years A Slave
Tracy Letts – August: Osage County
Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke – Before Midnight
Billy Ray – Captain Phillips
Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope – Philomena
Terence Winter – The Wolf Of Wall Street

Best Cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki – Gravity 
Bruno Delbonnel – Inside Llewyn Davis
Phedon Papamichael – Nebraska
Roger Deakins – Prisoners
Sean Bobbitt – 12 Years A Slave

Best Art Direction
The Great Gatsby
Gravity
Her
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
12 Years A Slave

Best Editing
Gravity
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Rush
12 Years A Slave
The Wolf Of Wall Street

Best Costume Design
The Great Gatsby
American Hustle
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
Saving Mr. Banks
12 Years A Slave

Best Hair And Makeup
American Hustle
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
Lee Daniels’ The Butler
Rush
12 Years A Slave

Best Visual Effects 
Gravity
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
Iron Man 3
Pacific Rim
Star Trek Into Darkness

Best Animated Feature
Frozen
The Croods
Despicable Me 2
Monsters University
The Wind Rises

Best Action Movie
Lone Survivor
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Iron Man 3
Rush
Star Trek Into Darkness

Best Actor In An Action Movie
Mark Wahlberg – Lone Survivor
Henry Cavill – Man Of Steel
Robert Downey Jr. – Iron Man 3
Brad Pitt – World War Z

Best Comedy
American Hustle
Enough Said
The Heat
This Is The End
The Way Way Back
The World’s End

Best Actor In A Comedy
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Wolf Of Wall Street
Christian Bale – American Hustle
James Gandolfini – Enough Said
Simon Pegg – The World’s End
Sam Rockwell – The Way Way Back

Best Actress In A Comedy
Amy Adams – American Hustle
Sandra Bullock – The Heat
Greta Gerwig – Frances Ha
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Enough Said
Melissa McCarthy – The Heat

Best Sci-fi/Horror Movie
Gravity
The Conjuring
Star Trek Into Darkness
World War Z

Best Foreign Language Film
Blue Is The Warmest Colour
The Great Beauty
The Hunt
The Past
Wadjda

Best Documentary Feature
20 Feet From Stardom
The Act Of Killing
Blackfish
Stories We Tell
Tim’s Vermeer

Best Song
Let It Go – Frozen
Atlas – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Happy – Despicable Me 2
Ordinary Love – Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom
Please Mr. Kennedy – Inside Llewyn Davis
Young And Beautiful – The Great Gatsby

Best Score
Gravity
Her
Saving Mr. Banks
12 Years A Slave

 

 

 

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