Inside Llewyn Davis sweeps National Society of Film Critics Awards

Best Picture: “Inside Llewyn Davis” (23) Runners-up: “American Hustle” (17); “12 Years a Slave” (16); “Her” (16) Director: Joel and Ethan Coen, “Inside Llewyn Davis” (25) Runners-up: Alfonso Cuaron, “Gravity” (18); Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave” (15) Actor: Oscar Isaa...
Posted On 04 Jan 2014

Amour tops National Society of Film Critics

BEST PICTURE *1. Amour (Sony Classics) – 28 2. The Master – 25 3. Zero Dark Thirty – 18 BEST DIRECTOR *1. Michael Haneke (Amour) – 27 2. Kathryn Bigelow – 24 2. Paul Thomas Anderson – 24
Posted On 05 Jan 2013

National Society of Film Critics

BEST PICTURE *1. Melancholia – 29 (Lars von Trier) 2. The Tree of Life – 28 (Terrence Malick) 3. A Separation – 20 (Asghar Farhadi) BEST DIRECTOR *1. Terrence Malick – 31 (The Tree of Life) 2. Martin Scorsese – 29 (Hugo) 3. Lars von Trier – 23 (Melancholia) BEST ACTOR *1. Brad...
Posted On 07 Jan 2012

Social Network Sweeps National Society of Film Critics

Complete list of winners and runners-up from the National Society of Film Critics, with vote break-downs for the top three films in each category (via IndieWire) BEST PICTURE *1. The Social Network 61 2. Carlos 28 3. Winter’s Bone 18 BEST DIRECTOR *1. David Fincher 66 – The...
Posted On 08 Jan 2011

Anticipating the National Society of Film Critics

Unlike many of the major critics’ groups, the National Society of Film Critics really do think outside the box.¬† Their winner last year, for instance, was Waltz with Bashir for Best Film. There are a great many films this year that could take their Best Film prize. My...
Posted On 02 Jan 2010

National Society Watch

Thanks to Ross for reminding us that the National Society of Film Critics announces today (I don’t think they’ve announced yet). Last year, they sort of backed up what the LA Film Critics had said when they named Paul Thomas Anderson’s There Will Be Blood as...