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Critics' Choice Awards 2014 Winners

Matthew McConaughey's win as Best Actor makes him a clear frontrunner at this year's Oscars.

Jan 17, 2014 | 10:26 AM

"Dallas Buyers Club" star Matthew McConaughey took home the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor on Thursday, reprising his Golden Globes win in the same category and becoming the defacto frontrunner for the Academy Awards next March 2. 

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) also honored Disney's animated film "Frozen," which took home two awards last night—Best Animated Feature and Best Orginal Song ("Let It Go").   

The 19th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards, hosted by Aisha Tyler, aired live on The CW from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. Other winners included: Cate Blanchett (Best Actress, "Blue Jasmine"), Jared Leto (Best Supporting Actor, "Dallas Buyers Club"), Lupita Nyong'o (Best Supporting Actress, "12 Years a Slave"), and Alfonso Cuarón (Best Director, "Gravity"). 

Check out the ful list of winners below:

 

BEST PICTURE

"American Hustle"
"Captain Phillips"
"Dallas Buyers Club"
"Gravity"
"Her"
"Inside Llewyn Davis"
"Nebraska"
"Saving Mr. Banks"
*"12 Years a Slave"
"The Wolf of Wall Street"

 

BEST ACTOR

Christian Bale, "American Hustle"
Bruce Dern, "Nebraska"
Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"
Tom Hanks, "Captain Phillips"
*Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"
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

Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips"
Daniel Bruhl, "Rush"
Bradley Cooper, "American Hustle"
Michael Fassbender, "12 Years a Slave"
James Gandolfini, "Enough Said"
*Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Scarlett Johansson, "Her"
Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"
*Lupita Nyong’o, "12 Years a Slave"
Julia Roberts, "August: Osage County"
June Squibb, "Nebraska"
Oprah Winfrey, "Lee Daniels’ The Butler"  

     

BEST YOUNG ACTOR/ACTRESS

Asa Butterfield, "Ender’s Game"
*Adele Exarchopoulos, "Blue Is the Warmest Color"
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

Eric Singer and David O. Russell, "American Hustle"
Woody Allen, "Blue Jasmine"
*Spike Jonze, "Her"
Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, "Inside Llewyn Davis"
Bob Nelson, "Nebraska"

 

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Tracy Letts, "August: Osage County"
Richard Linklater & Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke, "Before Midnight"
Billy Ray, "Captain Phillips"
Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope, "Philomena"
*John Ridley, "12 Years a Slave"
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

Andy Nicholson (Production Designer), Rosie Goodwin (Set Decorator), "Gravity"
*Catherine Martin (Production Designer), Beverley Dunn (Set Decorator), "The Great Gatsby"
K.K. Barrett (Production Designer), Gene Serdena (Set Decorator), "Her"
Dan Hennah (Production Designer), Ra Vincent (Set Decorator), "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Adam Stockhausen (Production Designer), Alice Baker (Set Decorator), "12 Years a Slave"

 

BEST EDITING

Alan Baumgarten, Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers, "American Hustle"
Christopher Rouse, "Captain Phillips"
*Alfonso Cuarón, Mark Sanger, "Gravity"
Daniel P. Hanley, Mike Hill, "Rush"
Joe Walker, "12 Years a Slave"
Thelma Schoonmaker, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

 

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Michael Wilkinson, "American Hustle"
*Catherine Martin, "The Great Gatsby"
Bob Buck, Lesley Burkes-Harding, Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Daniel Orlandi, "Saving Mr. Banks"
Patricia Norris, "12 Years a Slave"

 

BEST 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

"The Croods"
"Despicable Me 2"
*"Frozen"
"Monsters University"
"The Wind Rises"

 

BEST ACTION MOVIE

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"
"Iron Man 3"
*"Lone Survivor"
"Rush"
"Star Trek into Darkness"

 

BEST ACTOR IN AN ACTION MOVIE

Henry Cavill, "Man of Steel"
Robert Downey Jr., "Iron Man 3"
Brad Pitt, "World War Z"
*Mark Wahlberg, "Lone Survivor"

 

BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION MOVIE

*Sandra Bullock, "Gravity"
Jennifer Lawrence, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"
Evangeline Lilly, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Gwyneth Paltrow, "Iron Man 3"

 

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

Christian Bale, "American Hustle"
*Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"
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

"The Conjuring"
*"Gravity"
"Star Trek into Darkness"
"World War Z"

 

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

*"Blue Is the Warmest Color"
"The Great Beauty"
"The Hunt"
"The Past"
"Wadjda"

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

"The Act of Killing"
"Blackfish"
"Stories We Tell"
"Tim’s Vermeer"
*"20 Feet from Stardom"

 

BEST SONG

"Atlas," Coldplay, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"
"Happy," Pharrell Williams, "Despicable Me 2"
*"Let It Go," Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, "Frozen"
"Ordinary Love, U2," "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom"
"Please Mr. Kennedy," Justin Timberlake/Oscar Isaac/Adam Driver, "Inside Llewyn Davis"
"Young and Beautiful," Lana Del Rey, "The Great Gatsby"

 

BEST SCORE

*Steven Price, "Gravity"
Arcade Fire, "Her"
Thomas Newman, "Saving Mr. Banks"
Hans Zimmer, "12 Years a Slave"

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