Las Vegas Film Critics 2003

Best Picture
Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Actor
Sean Penn, Mystic River, 21 Grams

Best Actress
Charlize Theron, Monster

Best Supporting Actor
Sean Astin, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Supporting Actress
Holly Hunter, Thirteen

Best Director
Peter Jackson, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Screenplay
Thomas McCarthy, The Station Agent

Best Cinematography
Andrew Lesnie, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Film Editing
Sally Menke, Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Best Score
Howard Shore, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Song
“School of Rock”, Sammy James, Jr., Mike White, performed by Jack Black – School of Rock

Best Foreign Film
City of God (Brazil)

Best Animated Film
Finding Nemo

Best Family Film
Holes

Best Documentary
Andrew Jarecki and Marc Smerling, Capturing the Friedmans

Best Costume Design
Ngila Dickson and Richard Taylor, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Art Direction
Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Visual Effects
Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Youth in Film Award
Evan Rachel Wood, Thirteen

Best DVD (packaging, content and transfer)
Alien Quadrilogy Fox Home Entertainment

Best Las Vegas Theater
Century Orleans

Silver Nitrate Award
Anthony Zuiker