The 2012 Critics Choice Awards Announced!

Best Picture
“The Artist”

Best Director
Michel Hazanavicius, “The Artist”

Best Actor
George Clooney, “The Descendants”

Best Actress
Viola Davis, “The Help”

Best Supporting Actor
Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”

Best Supporting Actress
Octavia Spencer, “The Help”

Best Adapted Screenplay
Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin, “Moneyball”

Best Original Screenplay
Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”


Best Cinematography
 “War Horse”

Best Art Direction

Best Song
 “Life’s a Happy Song” from “The Muppets”

Best Animated Feature

Best Foreign Language Film
“A Separation”

Best Action Movie

Best Comedy

Best Young Actor/Actress
Thomas Horn, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Best Acting Ensemble
“The Help