Critics' Choice Awards 2014 NomineesBy Alex Marin
The nominations for the 19th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards were announced Monday—these are the WhoSayers who got the nod from the Broadcast Film Critics' Association.
The Broadcast Film Critics' Association announced the 2014 Critics' Choice Movie Awards nominees on Monday, confirming some of the names previously selected by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and Radio Artists as this year's most likely candidates for the Academy Awards.
The winners of the Critics' Choice Movie Awards will be announced Thursday, January 16, 2014, and the ceremony will be broadcast live on The CW Network at 8:00 p.m. (E.T.) from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.
Click here for a full list of nominees, and read on to see which WhoSayers got the nod.
Matthew McConaughey: The star of "Dallas Buyers Club" got nominated for Best Actor. Additionally, the film was nominated in the Best Picture and Best Supporting Actor (Jared Leto) categories. McConaughey's other project, "The Wolf of Wall Street," received several nominations (see below).
Tom Hanks: The star of "Captain Smith" was nominated in the Best Actor category. "Captain Smith" is also nominated for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Barkhad Abdi), Best Director (Paul Greengrass), Best Adapted Screenplay (Billy Ray), and Best Editing (Christopher Rouse).
"Saving Mr. Banks," also starring Hanks, got nods in the Best Picture, Best Costume Design (Daniel Orlandi), and Best Score (Thomas Newman) categories.
"The Wolf of Wall Street": Martin Scorsese's black comedy, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, and Margot Robbie, was nominated in the Best Picture, Best Acting Ensemble, Best Director (Scorsese), Best Adapted Screenplay (Terence Winter), Best Editing (Thelma Schoonmaker) and Best Actor in a Comedy (DiCaprio) categories.
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug": Starring Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch and Luke Evans, the second installent of "The Hobbit," was nominated in the Best Art Direction (Dan Hennah and Ra Vincent), Best Costume Design (Bob Buck, Lesley Burkes-Harding, Ann Maskrey, and Richard Taylor), Best Makeup, and Best Visual Effects categories.
"Iron Man 3": Starring Robert Downey, Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow, "Iron Man 3" is nominated in the Best Action Movie, Best Actor in an Action Movie (Downey, Jr.) and Best Actress in an Action Movie (Paltrow) categories.
"Frozen": The Disney feature, starring Idina Menzel and Kristen Bell (see below) is up for the Best Animated Feature and Best Song ("Let It Go" by Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez) categories.
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire": Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, and Elizabeth Banks, "Catching Fire" earned nominations in the Best Action Movie, Best Actress in an Action Movie (Lawrence), and Best Song ("Atlas" by Coldplay) categories.
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