New York Film Critics Online Hail 'Zero Dark Thirty'
The group also hands awards to the film's screenwriter Mark Boal and director Kathryn Bigelow.
The New York Film Critics Online added its endorsement to Zero Dark Thirty on Sunday, voting it the year’s best picture and also naming Kathryn Bigelow best director. The film also won an award for Mark Boal’s screenplay.
In the acting categories, the 35-member group hailed Lincoln’s Daniel Day-Lewis, Amour’s Emmanuelle Riva, Lincoln’s Tommy Lee Jones and Les Miserables’ Anne Hathaway.
A complete list of winners follows:
Picture: Zero Dark Thirty
Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
Actress : Emmanuelle Riva, Amour
Director: Kathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty
Best Supporting Actor : Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables
Breakthrough Performer: Quvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Debut Director: Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Ensemble Cast :Argo
Screenplay : Zero Dark Thirty
Documentary: The Central Park Five
Foreign Language : Amour
Animated: Chico and Rita
Cinematography: Life of Pi
Film Music or Score: Django Unchained
NYFCO'S TOP TEN FILMS OF 2012 (alphabetical) Argo (Warner Bros) Beasts of the Southern Wild (Fox Searchlight) Django Unchained (The Weinstein Company) Les Misérables (Universal) Life of Pi (20th Century Fox) Lincoln (DreamWorks) The Master (The Weinstein Company) Moonrise Kingdom (Focus Features) Silver Linings Playbook (The Weinstein Company) Zero Dark Thirty (Columbia Pictures)
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