"Gravity," "American Hustle," "12 Years a Slave" Lead Satellite Awards 


The International Press Academy has announced its nominations for the 18th annual Satellite Awards and Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity," David O. Russell's "American Hustle," and Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" led the pack.

Winners will be announced on February 23, 2014 at a ceremony in Los Angeles. Here's the complete nominations:

MOTION PICTURES

Actress in a Motion Picture


Amy Adams American Hustle (Sony)

Cate Blanchett Blue Jasmine (Sony Pictures Classics)

Sandra Bullock Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Judi Dench Philomena (The Weinstein Company)

Adèle Exarchopoulos Blue Is the Warmest Color (Sundance)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Enough Said (Fox Searchlight)

Meryl Streep August: Osage County (The Weinstein Company)

Emma Thompson Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)


Actor in a Motion Picture


Christian Bale American Hustle (Sony)

Bruce Dern Nebraska (Paramount)

Leonardo DiCaprio The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount)

Chiwetel Ejiofor 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Tom Hanks Captain Phillips (Sony)

Matthew McConaughey Dallas Buyers Club (Focus Features)

Robert Redford All Is Lost (Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions)

Forest Whitaker Lee Daniels’ The Butler (The Weinstein Company)


Actress in a Supporting Role

Sally Hawkins Blue Jasmine (Sony Pictures Classics)

Jennifer Lawrence American Hustle (Sony)

Lupita Nyong’o 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Julia Roberts August: Osage County (The Weinstein Company)

Léa Seydoux Blue Is the Warmest Color (Sundance)

June Squibb Nebraska (Paramount)

Emily Watson The Book Thief (20th Century Fox)

Oprah Winfrey Lee Daniels’ The Butler (The Weinstein Company)


Actor in a Supporting Role

Bradley Cooper American Hustle (Sony)

Michael Fassbender 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Harrison Ford 42 (Warner Bros.)

Ryan Gosling The Place Beyond the Pines (Focus Features)

Jake Gyllenhaal Prisoners (Warner Bros.)

Tom Hanks Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)

Casey Affleck Out of the Furnace (Relativity Media)

Jared Leto Dallas Buyers Club (Focus Features)


Best Film

12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

All Is Lost (Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions)

American Hustle (Sony)

Blue Jasmine (Sony Pictures Classics)

Captain Phillips (Sony)

Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

Philomena (The Weinstein Company)

Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)

The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount)


Best Foreign Language Film

Bethlehem Israel

Blue Is the Warmest Color France

The Broken Circle Breakdown Belgium

Circles Serbia

Four Corners South Africa

The Great Beauty Italy

The Hunt Denmark

Metro Manila United Kingdom

The Past Iran

Wadjda Saudia Arabia


Best Animated Film

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 (Sony)

The Croods (DreamWorks)

Epic (20th Century Fox)

Ernest & Celestine (GKIDS)

Frozen (Disney)

Monsters University (Disney-Pixar)

Turbo (DreamWorks)

The Wind Rises (Studio Ghibli)


Best Documentary

20 Feet from Stardom (Radius-TWC)

The Act of Killing (Drafthouse Films)

After Tiller (Oscilloscope)

American Promise (Rada Film Group)

Blackfish (Magnolia Pictures)

Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie (Ironbound Films)

Sound City (Roswell Films)

The Square (City Drive Entertainment Group)

Stories We Tell (Roadside Attractions)

Tim’s Vermeer (Sony Pictures Classics)


Director


Woody Allen Blue Jasmine (Sony Pictures Classics)

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

Alfonso Cuaron Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Paul Greengrass Captain Phillips (Sony)

Ron Howard Rush (Universal)

Steve McQueen 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

David O. Russell American Hustle (Sony)

Martin Scorsese The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount)


Screenplay, Original

David O. Russell, Eric Singer American Hustle (Sony)

Woody Allen Blue Jasmine (Sony Pictures Classics)

Nicole Holofcener Enough Said (Fox Searchlight)

Spike Jonze Her (Warner Bros.)

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

Kelly Mareel, Sue Smith Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)


Screenplay, Adapted


John Ridley 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, Richard Linklater Before Midnight (Sony Pictures Classics)

Billy Ray Captain Phillips (Sony)

Peter Berg Lone Survivor (Universal)

Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope Philomena (The Weinstein Company)

Terence Winter The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount)


Original Score

Hans Zimmer 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

John Williams The Book Thief (20th Century Fox)

Steven Price Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Arcade Fire Her (Warner Bros.)

Alexandre Desplat Philomena (The Weinstein Company)

Theodore Shapiro The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (20th Century Fox)


Original Song

Happy Despicable Me 2 (Universal)

Let It Go Frozen (Disney)

Young and Beautiful The Great Gatsby (Warner Bros.)

I See Fire The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (Warner Bros)

Please Mr. Kennedy Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

So You Know What It’s Like Short Term 12 (Cinedigm)


Cinematography

Sean Bobbitt 12 Years A Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Emmanuel Lubezki Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Bruno Delbonnel Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

Roger Deakins Prisoners (Warner Bros.)

Anthony Dod Mantle Rush (Universal)

Stuart Dryburgh The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (20th Century Fox)


Visual Effects

Robert Munroe, Colin Davies, Brendon O’Dell All Is Lost (Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions)

Markus Manninen, Matt Baer The Croods (DreamWorks)

Tim Webber, Charles Howell, Chris Lawrence Gravity (Warner Bros.)

Scott Stokdyk, Troy Saliba, James Schwalm Oz the Great and Powerful (Disney)

Jody Johnson, Mark Hodgkins, Antoine Moulineau Rush (Universal)

Scott Farrar, Andrew R. Jones, Jessica Norman, and World War Z (Paramount)


Film Editing


Joe Walker 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers American Hustle

Alfonso Cuaron, Mark Sanger Gravity (Warner Bros)

Joel Cox, Gary D. Roach Prisoners (Warner Bros.)

Daniel P. Hanley, Mike Hill Rush (Universal)

Thelma Schoonmaker The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount)


Sound (Editing and Mixing)

Steve Boeddeker, Richard Hymns, Brandon Proctor All Is Lost (Lionsgate)

Oliver Tarney, Chris Burdon, Mark Taylor Captain Phillips (Sony)

Craig Berkey, Dave Whitehead, David Husby, and Elysium (Sony)

Christopher Scarabosio

Glenn Freemantle, Niv Adiri, Skip Lievsey Gravity (Warner Bros)

Skip Lievsay, Paul Urmson, Igor Nikolic Inside Llewyn Davis (CBS Films)

Danny Hambrook, Frank Kruse, Markus Stemler Rush (Universal)


Art Direction & Production Design


Catherine Martin, Beverly Dunn The Great Gatsby (Warner Bros.)

Maria Djurkovic, Tatiana Macdonald The Invisible Woman (Sony Pictures Classics)

Tim Galvin, Diane Lederman Lee Daniels’ The Butler (The Weinstein Company)

Robert Stromberg, Nancy Haigh Oz the Great and Powerful (Disney)

Mark Digby, Patrick Rolfe Rush (Universal)

Michael Corenblith, Lauren E. Polizzi Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)


Costume Design

Patricia Norris 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight)

Catherine Martin The Great Gatsby (Warner Bros.)

Michael O’Connor The Invisible Woman (Sony Pictures Classics)

Gary Jones Oz the Great and Powerful (Disney)

Julian Day Rush (Universal)

Daniel Orlandi Saving Mr. Banks (Disney)

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Boston Online Film Critics Really, Really, Really Love "12 Years a Slave!" 


Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" won big with the Boston Online Film Critics Association taking home 7 awards including Best Picture and Director!

Here's the full list of winners:

Best Picture
"12 Years a Slave"

Best Director

Steve McQueen, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Actor

Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Actress
Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"

Best Supporting Actor

Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Best Supporting Actress
Lupita Nyong'o, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Screenplay
"Before Midnight"

Best Foreign Language Film
"Blue is the Warmest Color"

Best Documentary

"The Act of Killing"

Best Animated Film
(tie) "Frozen" and "The Wind Rises"

Best Cinematography
"Inside Llewyn Davis"

Best Editing
"12 Years a Slave"

Best Original Score
"12 Years a Slave"

Best Ensemble

"12 Years a Slave"

The 10 Best Films of the Year

1. "12 Years a Slave"
2. "Inside Llewyn Davis"
3. "The Wolf of Wall Street"
4. "Gravity"
5. "Before Midnight"
6. "The Spectacular Now"
7. "Blue is the Warmest Color"
8. "Spring Breakers"
9. "The World's End"
10. "Fruitvale Station"

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"12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" Big Winners with San Francisco Film Critics Circle  


Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" took home the Best Picture prize at the annual awards of the San Francisco Film Critics Circle while Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" won best director, cinematography, film editing, and production design.

Here's the full list of winners:

Best Picture: "12 Years a Slave"

Best Director:
Alfonso Cuarón, "Gravity"

Best Actor:
Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Actress:
Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"

Best Supporting Actor:
James Franco, "Spring Breakers"

Best Supporting Actress:
Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"

Best Adapted Screenplay: "12 Years a Slave"

Best Original Screenplay: "American Hustle"

Best Cinematography: "Gravity"

Best Film Editing: "Gravity"

Best Production Design:
"Gravity"

Best Animated Film:
"Frozen"

Best Foreign Film:
"Blue is the Warmest Color"

Best Documentary:
"The Act of Killing"

Marlon Riggs Award:
Chris Slatton (Roxie Theater) and Ryan Coogler ("Fruitvale Station")

Special Citation: "Computer Chess"

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St. Louis Film Critics Love "Her," "Nebraska," "12 Years a Slave" 


The St. Louis Film Critics have announced their nominees for their annual year-end film awards and Spike Jonze's "Her," Alexander Payne's "Nebraska," and Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" received numerous nominations including Best Film consideration.

Winners to be announced Monday, December 16, 2013.

The 2013 St. Louis Film Critics’ Award nominees are:

Best Film

12 Years a Slave
American Hustle
Gravity
Her
Nebraska

Best Director

Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity)
Spike Jonze (Her)
Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave)
Alexander Payne (Nebraska)
David O. Russell (American Hustle)

Best Actor

Christian Bale (American Hustle)
Bruce Dern (Nebraska)
Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)
Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station)
Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club)

Best Actress

Amy Adams (American Hustle)
Cate Blanchette (Blue Jasmine)
Sandra Bullock (Gravity)
Judi Dench (Philomena)
Meryl Streep (August: Osage County)
Emma Thompson (Saving Mr. Banks)

Best Supporting Actor

Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips)
Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave)
Harrison Ford (42)
Will Forte (Nebraska)
Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)

Best Supporting Actress

Scarlett Johannson (Her)
Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle)
Lupita Nyongo (12 Years a Slave)
Lea Seydoux (Blue Is the Warmest Colour)
June Squibb (Nebraska)

Best Original Screenplay

American Hustle
Enough Said
Her
Nebraska
Saving Mr. Banks

Best Adapted Screenplay

12 Years a Slave
Before Midnight
Captain Phillips
Philomena
Short Term 12
The Spectacular Now

Best Cinematography

12 Years a Slave (Sean Bobbitt)
The Grandmaster (Philippe Le Sourd)
The Great Gatsby (Simon Duggan)
Gravity (Emmanuel Lubezki)
Inside Llewyn Davis (Bruno Delbonnel)
Nebraska (Phedon Papamichael)

Best Visual Special Effects

Gravity
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Iron Man 3
Pacific Rim
Star Trek Into Darkness
Thor: The Dark World

Best Musical Score

12 Years a Slave
Gravity
Her
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Nebraska
Saving Mr. Banks

Best Soundtrack

American Hustle
Despicable Me 2
Frozen
The Great Gatsby
Inside Llewyn Davis
Muscle Shoals

Best Art Direction

12 Years A Slave
The Grandmaster
The Great Gatsby
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis

Best Documentary

20 Feet from Stardom
The Act of Killing
Blackfish
Muscle Shoals
Stories We Tell

Best Non-English Language Film

Blue Is the Warmest Colour
A Hijacking
The Hunt
No
Wadjda

Best Comedy

Enough Said
The Heat
Nebraska
The Way Way Back
The World’s End

Best Animated Feature

The Croods
Despicable Me 2
Frozen
Monsters University
The Wind Rises

Best Art-House or Festival Film

For artistic excellence in independent, international or smaller-budget films that played at film festivals, film series or had a limited-release run in St. Louis, playing one to three cinemas.


Ain’t Them Bodies Saints
Before Midnight
Blue Is the Warmest Colour
Frances Ha
In a World…
Short Term 12

Best Scene

- A favorite movie scene or sequence


12 Years a Slave - The hanging scene
Captain Phillips – The scene near the end of the film where Tom Hanks is being checked out by military medical personnel and he breaks down.
Gravity - the opening tracking shot.
Her – OS sex scene.
The Place Beyond the Pines - The opening scene where Ryan Gosling is walking through the carnival.

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Big Win for "Her," Matthew McConaughey, and Scarlett Johansson  


The Detroit Film Critics Society announced the winners of their 2013 awards and "Her" won the top prize of the evening, the Best Picture Award. But the director of the film, Spike Jonze, lost to Alfonso Cuaron who gave us "Gravity."

Matthew McConaughey won Best Actor for "Dallas Buyers Club," while Brie Larson took home the Best Actress award for "Short Term 12." McConaughey's co-star, Jared Leto, won Best Supporting Actor while Scarlett Johansson nabbed another Best Supporting Actress for her voice work in "Her."

Here's the complete list of nominees and winners (highlighted):

Best Picture
"Before Midnight"
"Gravity"
"Her"
"Short Term 12"
"12 Years a Slave"

Best Director
Alfonso Cuarón, "Gravity"

Paul Greengrass, "Captain Phillips"
Spike Jonze, "Her"
David O. Russell, "American Hustle"
Martin Scorsese, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Best Actor
Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"
Tom Hanks, "Captain Phillips"
Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"
Robert Redford, "All is Lost

Best Actress
Amy Adams, "American Hustle"
Julie Delpy, "Before Midnight"
Adèle Exarchopoulos, "Blue is the Warmest Color"
Brie Larson, "Short Term 12"
Meryl Streep, "August: Osage County"

Best Supporting Actor
Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips"
James Franco, "Spring Breakers"
Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"
Matthew McConaughey, "Mud"
Stanley Tucci, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Best Supporting Actress
Scarlett Johansson, "Her"

Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"
Lupita Nyong'o, "12 Years a Slave"
Julia Roberts, "August: Osage County"
June Squibb, "Nebraska"

Best Screenplay

"American Hustle"
"Before Midnight"
"Her"
"Short Term 12"
"The Wolf of Wall Street"

Best Documentary
"The Act of Killing"
"Blackfish"
"The Square"
"Stories We Tell"
"The Unknown Known"

Best Ensemble
"American Hustle"

"August: Osage County"
"Blue Jasmine"
"12 Years a Slave"
"The Wolf of Wall Street"

Best Breakthrough
Lake Bell, "In a World…" (Director, Screenplay, Actress)
Ryan Coogler, "Fruitvale Station" (Director, Screenplay)
Destin Cretton, "Short Term 12" (Director, Screenplay)
Michael B. Jordan, "Fruitvale Station" (Actor)
Brie Larson, "Short Term 12" (Actress)

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