12th annual Critics Choice Awards nominees


Babel (Paramount Vantage)
Blood Diamond (Warner Bros. Pictures)
The Departed (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Dreamgirls (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Letters From Iwo Jima (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Little Children (New Line Cinema)
Little Miss Sunshine (Fox Searchlight)
Notes on a Scandal (Fox Searchlight)
The Queen (Miramax)
United 93 (Universal)

Leonardo DiCaprio, "Blood Diamond" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Ryan Gosling, "Half Nelson" (ThinkFilm)
Peter O'Toole, "Venus" (Miramax)
Will Smith, "The Pursuit of Happyness" (Sony)
Forest Whitaker, "The Last King of Scotland" (Fox Searchlight)

Penelope Cruz, "Volver" (Sony Pictures Classics)
Judi Dench, "Notes on a Scandal" (Fox Searchlight)
Helen Mirren, "The Queen" (Miramax)
Meryl Streep, "The Devil Wears Prada" (Fox)
Kate Winslet, "Little Children" (New Line)

Supporting Actor
Ben Affleck, "Hollywoodland" (Focus Features)
Alan Arkin, "Little Miss Sunshine" (Fox Searchlight)
Adam Beach, "Flags of Our Fathers" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Djimon Hounsou, "Blood Diamond" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Eddie Murphy, "Dreamgirls" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Jack Nicholson, "The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Supporting Actress
Adriana Barraza, "Babel" (Paramount Vantage)
Cate Blanchett, "Notes on a Scandal" (Fox Searchlight)
Jennifer Hudson, "Dreamgirls" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Rinko Kikuchi, "Babel" (Paramount Vantage)
Catherine O'Hara, "For Your Consideration" (Warner Independent)
Emma Thompson, "Stranger Than Fiction" (Sony)

Acting Ensemble
"Babel" (Paramount Vantage)
"Bobby" (MGM/The Weinstein Co.)
"The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
"Dreamgirls" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
"Little Miss Sunshine" (Fox Searchlight)
"A Prairie Home Companion" (Picturehouse)

Bill Condon, "Dreamgirls" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Clint Eastwood, "Letters From Iwo Jima" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Stephen Frears, "The Queen" (Miramax)
Paul Greengrass, "United 93" (Universal)
Martin Scorsese, "The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Michael Arndt, "Little Miss Sunshine" (Fox Searchlight)
Guillermo Arriaga, "Babel" (Paramount Vantage)
Todd Field, Tom Perrotta, "Little Children" (New Line)
Zach Helm, "Stranger Than Fiction" (Sony)
William Monahan, "The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Peter Morgan, "The Queen" (Miramax)

Animated Feature
"Cars" (Buena Vista)
"Flushed Away" (Paramount/DreamWorks Animation)
"Happy Feet" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
"Monster House" (Sony)
"Over the Hedge" (Paramount/DreamWorks Animation)

Young Actor
Cameron Bright, "Thank You for Smoking" (Fox Searchlight)
Joseph Cross, "Running With Scissors" (Sony)
Paul Dano, "Little Miss Sunshine" (Fox Searchlight)
Freddie Highmore, "A Good Year" (Fox)
Jaden Smith, "The Pursuit of Happyness" (Sony)

Young Actress
Ivana Baquero, "Pan's Labyrinth" (Picturehouse)
Abigail Breslin, "Little Miss Sunshine" (Fox Searchlight)
Shareeka Epps, "Half Nelson" (ThinkFilm)
Dakota Fanning, "Charlotte's Web" (Paramount)
Keke Palmer, "Akeelah and the Bee" (Lionsgate)

Comedy Movie
Borat (Fox)
The Devil Wears Prada" (Fox)
For Your Consideration (Warner Independent)
Little Miss Sunshine (Fox Searchlight)
Thank You for Smoking (Fox Searchlight)

Family Film (live action)
Akeelah and the Bee (Lionsgate)
Charlotte's Web (Paramount)
Flicka (Fox)
Lassie (Samuel Goldwyn/Roadside Attractions)
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (Buena Vista)

Picture Made for Television
Elizabeth I (HBO)
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (TNT)
Nightmares and Dreamscapes (TNT)
The Ron Clark Story (TNT)
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (HBO)

Documentary Feature
An Inconvenient Truth (Paramount Classics)
Shut Up & Sing (The Weinstein Co.)
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (IFC Films)
Who Killed the Electric Car (Sony Pictures Classics)
Wordplay (IFC Films)

Foreign-Language Film
Apocalypto (Buena Vista)
Days of Glory (IFC Films/The The Weinstein Co.)
Letters From Iwo Jima (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Pan's Labyrinth (Picturehouse)
Volver (Sony Pictures Classics)
Water (Fox Searchlight)

"I Need to Wake Up," Melissa Etheridge, "An Inconvenient Truth" (Paramount Classics)
"Listen," Beyonce, "Dreamgirls" (Paramount/DreamWorks)
"My Little Girl," Tim McGraw, "Flicka" (Fox)
"The Neighbor," Dixie Chicks, "Shut Up & Sing" (The Weinstein Co.)
"Never Gonna Break My Faith," Aretha Franklin, Mary J. Blige, "Bobby" (MGM/The Weinstein Co.)
"Ordinary Miracle," Sarah McLachlan, "Charlotte's Web" (Paramount)

Babel (Paramount Vantage)
Cars (Buena Vista)
Dreamgirls (Paramount/DreamWorks)
Happy Feet (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Marie Antoinette (Sony)

Philip Glass, "The Illusionist" (Yari Film Group Releasing)
Clint Mansell, "The Fountain" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Thomas Newman, "The Good German" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Gustavo Santaolalla, "Babel" (Paramount Vantage)
Howard Shore, "The Departed" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Hans Zimmer, "The Da Vinci Code" (Sony)