New York Film Critics Online Hail 'Zero Dark Thirty'

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Joel Edgerton (left) and Nash Edgerton ride in a helicopter on the way to the bin Laden compound.

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 MiserablesAnne 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)