Critics Choice 2016

Best Picture
* La La Land
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Lion
Loving
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Sully

Best Director
* Damien Chazelle – La La Land
Mel Gibson – Hacksaw Ridge
Barry Jenkins – Moonlight
Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea
David Mackenzie – Hell or High Water
Denis Villeneuve – Arrival
Denzel Washington – Fences

Best Actor
* Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea as Lee Chandler
Joel Edgerton – Loving as Richard Loving
Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge as Desmond T. Doss
Ryan Gosling – La La Land as Sebastian Wilder
Tom Hanks – Sully as Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger
Denzel Washington – Fences as Troy Maxson

Best Actress
* Natalie Portman – Jackie as Jackie Kennedy
Amy Adams – Arrival as Dr. Louise Banks
Annette Bening – 20th Century Women as Dorothea Fields
Isabelle Huppert – Elle as Michèle LeBlanc
Ruth Negga – Loving as Mildred Loving
Emma Stone – La La Land as Mia Dolan

Best Supporting Actor
* Mahershala Ali – Moonlight as Juan
Jeff Bridges – Hell or High Water as Marcus Hamilton
Ben Foster – Hell or High Water as Tanner Howard
Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea as Patrick Chandler
Dev Patel – Lion as Saroo Brierley
Michael Shannon – Nocturnal Animals as Detective Bobby Andes

Best Supporting Actress
* Viola Davis – Fences as Rose Maxson
Greta Gerwig – 20th Century Women as Abbie Porter
Naomie Harris – Moonlight as Paula
Nicole Kidman – Lion as Sue Brierley
Janelle Monáe – Hidden Figures as Mary Jackson
Michelle Williams – Manchester by the Sea as Randi Chandler

Best Young Actor/Actress
* Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea as Patrick Chandler
Alex R. Hibbert – Moonlight as Child Chiron / “Little”
Lewis MacDougall – A Monster Calls as Conor O’Malley
Madina Nalwanga – Queen of Katwe as Phiona Mutesi
Sunny Pawar – Lion as Young Saroo
Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen as Nadine Franklin

Best Acting Ensemble
* Moonlight
20th Century Women
Fences
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
Manchester by the Sea

Best Original Screenplay
* Damien Chazelle – La La Land (TIE)
* Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea (TIE)
Efthimis Filippou and Yorgos Lanthimos – The Lobster
Barry Jenkins – Moonlight
Jeff Nichols – Loving
Taylor Sheridan – Hell or High Water

Best Adapted Screenplay
* Eric Heisserer – Arrival
Luke Davies – Lion
Tom Ford – Nocturnal Animals
Todd Komarnicki – Sully
Theodore Melfi and Allison Schroeder – Hidden Figures
August Wilson – Fences

Best Animated Feature
* Zootopia
Finding Dory
Kubo and the Two Strings
Moana
The Red Turtle
Trolls

Best Action Movie
* Hacksaw Ridge
Captain America: Civil War
Deadpool
Doctor Strange
Jason Bourne

Best Actor in an Action Movie
* Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge as Desmond T. Doss
Benedict Cumberbatch – Doctor Strange as Dr. Stephen Strange
Matt Damon – Jason Bourne as Jason Bourne
Chris Evans – Captain America: Civil War as Steve Rogers / Captain America
Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool as Wade Wilson / Deadpool

Best Actress in an Action Movie
* Margot Robbie – Suicide Squad as Dr. Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn
Gal Gadot – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman
Scarlett Johansson – Captain America: Civil War as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
Tilda Swinton – Doctor Strange as The Ancient One

Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie
* Arrival
10 Cloverfield Lane
Doctor Strange
Don’t Breathe
Star Trek Beyond
The Witch

Best Comedy Movie
* Deadpool
Central Intelligence
Don’t Think Twice
The Edge of Seventeen
Hail, Caesar!
The Nice Guys

Best Actor in an Comedy Movie
* Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool as Wade Wilson / Deadpool
Ryan Gosling – The Nice Guys as Holland March
Hugh Grant – Florence Foster Jenkins as St. Clair Bayfield
Dwayne Johnson – Central Intelligence as Bob Stone / Robbie Wheirdicht
Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic as Ben Cash

Best Actress in an Comedy Movie
* Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins as Florence Foster Jenkins
Kate Beckinsale – Love & Friendship as Lady Susan Vernon
Sally Field – Hello, My Name Is Doris as Doris Miller
Kate McKinnon – Ghostbusters as Dr. Jillian “Holtz” Holtzmann
Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen as Nadine Franklin

Best Art Direction
* David Wasco and Sandy Reynolds-Wasco – La La Land
Stuart Craig, James Hambidge, and Anna Pinnock – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Jess Gonchor and Nancy Haigh – Live by Night
Paul Hotte, André Valade, and Patrice Vermette – Arrival
Véronique Melery and Jean Rabasse – Jackie

Best Cinematography
* Linus Sandgren – La La Land
Stéphane Fontaine – Jackie
James Laxton – Moonlight
Seamus McGarvey – Nocturnal Animals
Bradford Young – Arrival

Best Costume Design
* Madeline Fontaine – Jackie
Colleen Atwood – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Consolata Boyle – Florence Foster Jenkins
Joanna Johnston – Allied
Eimer Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh – Love & Friendship
Mary Zophres – La La Land

Best Editing
* Tom Cross – La La Land
John Gilbert – Hacksaw Ridge
Blu Murray – Sully
Nat Sanders and Joi McMillon – Moonlight
Joe Walker – Arrival

Best Score
* Justin Hurwitz – La La Land
Nicholas Britell – Moonlight
Jóhann Jóhannsson – Arrival
Micachu – Jackie
Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka – Lion

Best Song
* “City of Stars” – La La Land
“Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” – La La Land
“Can’t Stop the Feeling!” – Trolls
“Drive It Like You Stole It” – Sing Street
“How Far I’ll Go” – Moana
“The Rules Don’t Apply” – Rules Don’t Apply

Best Hair and Makeup
* Jackie
Doctor Strange
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hacksaw Ridge
Star Trek Beyond

Best Visual Effects
* The Jungle Book
Arrival
Doctor Strange
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
A Monster Calls

Best Foreign Language Film
* Elle  • France / Germany
The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) • Korea
Julieta • Spain
Neruda • Chile
The Salesman (Forušande) • France / Iran
Toni Erdmann • Austria / Germany