‘Inception’ and ‘The Social Network’ dominate Critics Choice Awards

Saturday, January 15, 2011

WASHINGTON - Mind-bending drama ‘Inception’ and ‘The Social Network’ dominated the Critics Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Friday.

‘The Social Network’ bagged awards for Best Film, Best Director (David Fincher), Best Adapted Screenplay (Aaron Sorkin) and Best Score (Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross), while ‘Inception’ won six prizes, including Best Action Film, Best Visual Effects and Best Sound, reports Contactmusic.

Oscar favourites Natalie Portman and Colin Firth were honored with acting awards for their roles in ‘Black Swan’ and ‘The King’s Speech’, respectively.

Christian Bale and Melissa Leo claimed the Best Supporting Actor and Actress awards for their roles in ‘The Fighter’.

The boxing movie also landed the Best Acting Ensemble accolade.

The full list of winners is:

Best Picture - The Social Network

Best Actor - Colin Firth (The King’s Speech)

Best Actress - Natalie Portman (Black Swan)

Best Supporting Actor - Christian Bale (The Fighter)

Best Supporting Actress - Melissa Leo (The Fighter)

Best Young Actor/Actress - Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit)

Best Acting Ensemble - The Fighter

Best Director - David Fincher (The Social Network)

Best Original Screenplay - David Seidler (The King’s Speech)

Best Adapted Screenplay - Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network)

Best Cinematography - Inception

Best Art Direction - Inception

Best Editing - Inception

Best Costume Design - Colleen Atwood (Alice in Wonderland)

Best Make-up - Alice in Wonderland

Best Visual Effects - Inception

Best Sound - Inception

Best Animated Feature - Toy Story 3

Best Action Movie - Inception

Best Comedy - Easy A

Best Picture Made for Television - The Pacific

Best Foreign Language Film - The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Best Documentary Feature Waiting for Superman Best Song - If I Rise by Dido and A.R. Rahman (127 Hours)

Best Score - The Social Network by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (ANI)

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