2008 Chicago Film Critics Awards winners announced

pixar_walleWe won’t be covering too many of the awards being announced this season, because there are just too many of them — and the Golden Globes and the Oscars are pretty much the only ones that really count, in most people’s eyes, anyway — but I do have some hometown pride, so:

The Chicago Film Critics Association has announced the winners of the 2008 Chicago Film Critics Awards — and Pixar’s WALL•E is the big winner, with four awards, including Best Picture and Best Animated Feature.

Here’s the full list:

BEST PICTURE: WALL-E

BEST DIRECTOR: Danny Boyle – Slumdog Millionaire

BEST ACTOR: Mickey Rourke – The Wrestler

BEST ACTRESS: Anne Hathaway – Rachel Getting Married

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Heath Ledger – The Dark Knight

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Kate Winslet – The Reader

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: WALL-E (Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon)

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: Slumdog Millionaire (Simon Beaufoy)

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM: Let the Right One In

BEST DOCUMENTARY: Man On Wire

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE: WALL-E

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: The Dark Knight (Wally Pfister)

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE: WALL-E (Thomas Newman)

MOST PROMISING PERFORMER: Dev Patel – Slumdog Millionaire

MOST PROMISING DIRECTOR: Tomas Alfredson – Let the Right One In

Posted on December 18, 2008 at 12:30 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink
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