2013 Critics Choice Awards Winners

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Just a few hours after the Oscar nomination snub, Ben Affleck won best director for his work on Argo at the Critics Choice Movie Awards. The award ceremony (formerly known as the Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards) prides itself on its ability to anticipate Academy Award nominations. The 2013 winners were announced Thursday night. Silver Linings Playbook, Daniel Day-Lewis, Ben Affleck and Jessica Chastain were among this years big winners.

Best Picture

‘Argo’ — WINNER
‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’
‘Django Unchained’
‘Les Miserables’
‘Life of Pi’
‘The Master’
‘Moonrise Kingdom’
‘Silver Linings Playbook’
‘Zero Dark Thirty’

Best Actor

Bradley Cooper, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’
Daniel Day-Lewis, ‘Lincoln’ — WINNER
John Hawkes, ‘The Sessions’
Hugh Jackman, ‘Les Miserables’
Joaquin Phoenix, ‘The Master’
Denzel Washington, ‘Flight’

Best Actress

Jessica Chastain, ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ — WINNER
Marion Cotillard, ‘Rust and Bone’
Jennifer Lawrence, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’
Emmanuelle Riva, ‘Amour’
Quvenzhane Wallis, ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’
Naomi Watts, ‘The Impossible’

Best Supporting Actor

Alan Arkin, ‘Argo’
Javier Bardem, ‘Skyfall’
Robert De Niro, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’
Philip Seymour Hoffman, ‘The Master’ — WINNER
Tommy Lee Jones, ‘Lincoln’
Matthew McConaughey, ‘Magic Mike’

Best Supporting Actress

Amy Adams, ‘The Master’
Judi Dench, ‘Skyfall’
Ann Dowd, ‘Compliance’
Sally Field, ‘Lincoln’
Anne Hathaway, ‘Les Miserables’ — WINNER
Helen Hunt, ‘The Sessions’

Best Young Actor/Actress

Elle Fanning, ‘Ginger & Rosa’
Kara Hayward, ‘Moonrise Kingdom’
Tom Holland, ‘The Impossible’
Logan Lerman, ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’
Suraj Sharma, ‘Life of Pi’
Quvenzhane Wallis, ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ — WINNER

Best Acting Ensemble

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
‘Les Miserables’
‘Moonrise Kingdom’
‘Silver Linings Playbook’ — WINNER

Best Director

Ben Affleck, ‘Argo’ — WINNER
Kathryn Bigelow, ‘Zero Dark Thirty’
Tom Hooper, ‘Les Miserables’
Ang Lee, ‘Life of Pi’
David O. Russell, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’
Steven Spielberg, ‘Lincoln’

Best Original Screenplay

Quentin Tarantino, ‘Django Unchained’ — WINNER
John Gatins, ‘Flight’
Rian Johnson, ‘Looper’
Paul Thomas Anderson, ‘The Master’
Wes Anderson & Roman Coppola, ‘Moonrise Kingdom’
Mark Boal, ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

Best Adapted Screenplay

Chris Terrio, ‘Argo’
Tony Kushner, ‘Lincoln’ — WINNER
David O. Russell, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’
David Magee, ‘Life of Pi’
Stephen Chbosky, ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’

Best Cinematography

‘Life of Pi’ — WINNER
‘Les Miserables’
‘The Master’

Best Art Direction

‘Anna Karenina’ — WINNER
‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’
‘Les Miserables’
‘Life of Pi’

Best Editing

‘Les Miserables’
‘Life of Pi’
‘Zero Dark Thirty’ — WINNER

Best Costume Design

‘Anna Karenina’ –- WINNER
‘Cloud Atlas’
‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’
‘Les Miserables’

Best Makeup

‘Cloud Atlas’ — WINNER
‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’
‘Les Miserables’

Best Visual Effects

‘The Avengers’
‘Cloud Atlas’
‘The Dark Knight Rises’
‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’
‘Life of Pi’ — WINNER

Best Animated Feature

‘Madagascar 3′
‘Rise of the Guardians’
‘Wreck-It Ralph’ — WINNER

Best Action Movie

‘The Avengers’
‘The Dark Knight Rises’
‘Skyfall’ — WINNER

Best Actor in an Action Movie

Christian Bale, ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ — WINNER
Daniel Craig, ‘Skyfall’
Robert Downey Jr., ‘The Avengers’
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, ‘Looper’
Jake Gyllenhaal, ‘End of Watch’

Best Actress in an Action Movie

Emily Blunt, ‘Looper’
Gina Carano, ‘Haywire’
Judi Dench, ‘Skyfall’
Anne Hathaway, ‘The Dark Knight Rises’
Jennifer Lawrence, ‘The Hunger Games’ — WINNER

Best Comedy

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ — WINNER
‘This Is 40′
’21 Jump Street’

Best Actor in a Comedy

Jack Black, ‘Bernie’
Bradley Cooper, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ — WINNER
Paul Rudd, ‘This Is 40′
Channing Tatum, ’21 Jump Street’
Mark Wahlberg, ‘Ted’

Best Actress in a Comedy

Mila Kunis, ‘Ted’
Jennifer Lawrence, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ — WINNER
Shirley MacLaine, ‘Bernie’
Leslie Mann, ‘This Is 40′
Rebel Wilson, ‘Pitch Perfect’

Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie

‘Cabin in the Woods’
‘Looper’ — WINNER

Best Foreign Language Film

‘Amour’ — WINNER
‘The Intouchables’
‘A Royal Affair’
‘Rust and Bone’

Best Documentary Feature

‘The Imposter’
‘Queen of Versailles’
‘Searching for Sugar Man’ — WINNER
‘The Central Park Five’
‘West of Memphis’

Best Song

“For You,” ‘Actor of Valor’
“Skyfall,” ‘Skyfall’ — WINNER
“Still Alive,” ‘Paul Williams Still Alive’
“Suddenly,” ‘‘Les Miserables’’
“Learn Me Right,” ‘Brave’

Best Score

‘Argo’, Alexandre Desplat
‘Life of Pi’, Mychael Danna
‘Lincoln’, John Williams — WINNER
‘The Master’, Jonny Greenwood
‘Moonrise Kingdom’, Alexandre Desplat

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