Critics Choice Movie Awards

critics choice movie awards

Nominations Announced: December 14, 2016
Winners Announced: January 17, 2016

◊ indicates winner

Best Picture
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Actor
Bryan Cranston, Trumbo
Matt Damon, The Martian
Johnny Depp, Black Mass
◊Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl

Best Actress
Cate Blanchett, Carol
◊Brie Larson, Room
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy
Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn
Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road

Best Supporting Actor
Paul Dano, Love & Mercy
Tom Hardy, The Revenant
Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight
Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Michael Shannon, 99 Homes
◊Sylvester Stallone, Creed

Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Rooney Mara, Carol
Rachel McAdams, Spotlight
Helen Mirren, Trumbo
◊Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Best Young Actor/Actress
Abraham Attah, Beasts of No Nation
RJ Cyler, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Shameik Moore, Dope
Milo Parker, Mr. Holmes
◊Jacob Tremblay, Room

Best Acting Ensemble
The Big Short
The Hateful Eight
Straight Outta Compton

Best Director
Todd Haynes, Carol
Alejandro González Iñárritu, The Revenant
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight
◊George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road
Ridley Scott, The Martian
Steven Spielberg, Bridge of Spies

Best Original Screenplay
Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen, Bridge of Spies
Alex Garland, Ex Machina
Quentin Tarantino, The Hateful Eight
Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley, Inside Out
◊Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy, Spotlight

Best Adapted Screenplay
◊Charles Randolph and Adam McKay, The Big Short
Nick Hornby, Brooklyn
Drew Goddard, The Martian
Emma Donoghue, Room
Aaron Sorkin, Steve Jobs

Best Cinematography
Carol, Ed Lachman
The Hateful Eight, Robert Richardson
Mad Max: Fury Road, John Seale
The Martian, Dariusz Wolski
◊The Revenant, Emmanuel Lubezki
Sicario, Roger Deakins

Best Production Design
Bridge of Spies, Adam Stockhausen, Rena DeAngelo
Brooklyn, François Séguin, Jennifer Oman and Louise Tremblay
Carol, Judy Becker, Heather Loeffler
The Danish Girl, Eve Stewart, Michael Standish
◊Mad Max: Fury Road, Colin Gibson, Lisa Thompson
The Martian, Arthur Max, Celia Bobak

Best Editing
The Big Short, Hank Corwin
◊Mad Max: Fury Road, Margaret Sixel
The Martian, Pietro Scalia
The Revenant, Stephen Mirrione
Spotlight, Tom McArdle

Best Costume Design
Brooklyn, Odile Dicks-Mireaux
Carol, Sandy Powell
Cinderella, Sandy Powell
The Danish Girl, Paco Delgado
◊Mad Max: Fury Road, Jenny Beavan

Best Hair & Makeup
Black Mass
The Danish Girl
The Hateful Eight
◊Mad Max: Fury Road
The Revenant

Best Visual Effects
Ex Machina
Jurassic World
◊Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
The Walk

Best Animated Feature
The Good Dinosaur
◊Inside Out
The Peanuts Movie
Shaun the Sheep Movie

Best Action Movie
Furious 7
Jurassic World
◊Mad Max: Fury Road
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

Best Actor in an Action Movie
Daniel Craig, Spectre
Tom Cruise, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation
◊Tom Hardy, Mad Max: Fury Road
Chris Pratt, Jurassic World
Paul Rudd, Ant-Man

Best Actress in an Action Movie
Emily Blunt, Sicario
Rebecca Ferguson, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation
Bryce Dallas Howard, Jurassic World
Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
◊Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road

Best Comedy
◊The Big Short
Inside Out

Best Actor in a Comedy
◊Christian Bale, The Big Short
Steve Carell, The Big Short
Robert De Niro, The Intern
Bill Hader, Trainwreck
Jason Statham, Spy

Best Actress in a Comedy
Tina Fey, Sisters
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy
Melissa McCarthy, Spy
◊Amy Schumer, Trainwreck
Lily Tomlin, Grandma

Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie
◊Ex Machina
It Follows
Jurassic World
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian

Best Foreign Language Film
The Assassin
Goodnight Mommy
The Second Mother
◊Son of Saul

Best Documentary Feature
Cartel Land
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
He Named Me Malala
The Look of Silence
Where to Invade Next

Best Song
Fifty Shades of Grey, “Love Me Like You Do”
◊Furious 7, “See You Again”
The Hunting Ground, “Til It Happens To You”
Love & Mercy, “One Kind of Love”
Spectre, “Writing’s on the Wall”
Youth, “Simple Song #3”

Best Score
Carol, Carter Burwell
◊The Hateful Eight, Ennio Morricone
The Revenant, Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto
Sicario, Johann Johannsson
Spotlight, Howard Shore