Online Film Critics 2001

Top 10 films
Memento
Mulholland Dr.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Ghost World
In the Bedroom
Moulin Rouge!
The Man Who Wasn’t There
Shrek
Gosford Park
The Royal Tenenbaums

Best Picture
Ghost World
In the Bedroom
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
* Memento
* Mulholland Dr.

Best Director
Joel Coen – The Man Who Wasn’t There
Todd Field – In the Bedroom
Peter Jackson – The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Baz Luhrmann – Moulin Rouge!
* David Lynch – Mulholland Dr.
Christopher Nolan – Memento

Best Actor
Russell Crowe – A Beautiful Mind
Guy Pearce – Memento
* Billy Bob Thornton – The Man Who Wasn’t There
Denzel Washington – Training Day
Tom Wilkinson – In the Bedroom

Best Actress
Thora Birch – Ghost World
Nicole Kidman – The Others
Sissy Spacek – In the Bedroom
Tilda Swinton – The Deep End
* Naomi Watts – Mulholland Dr.

Best Supporting Actor
* Steve Buscemi – Ghost World
Ben Kingsley – Sexy Beast
Jude Law – A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Ian McKellen – The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Tony Shalhoub – The Man Who Wasn’t There

Best Supporting Actress
* Jennifer Connelly – A Beautiful Mind
Scarlett Johansson – Ghost World
Helen Mirren – Gosford Park
Maggie Smith – Gosford Park
Marisa Tomei – In the Bedroom

Best Original Screenplay
Gosford Park – Julian Fellowes
The Man Who Wasn’t There – Joel and Ethan Coen
* Mulholland Dr. – David Lynch
* The Others – Alejandro Amenábar
The Royal Tenenbaums – Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson

Best Adapted Screenplay
A.I. Artificial Intelligence – Steven Spielberg
Ghost World – Daniel Clowes and Terry Zwigoff
In the Bedroom – Todd Field and Rob Festinger
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens and Peter Jackson
* Memento – Christopher Nolan

Best Original Score
A.I. Artificial Intelligence – John Williams
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Howard Shore
Moulin Rouge! – Craig Armstrong and Marius de Vries
* Mulholland Dr. – Angelo Badalamenti
Ocean’s Eleven – David Holmes

Best Cinematography
A.I. Artificial Intelligence – Janusz Kaminski
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Andrew Lesnie
* The Man Who Wasn’t There – Roger Deakins
Moulin Rouge! – Donald McAlpine
Mulholland Dr. – Peter Deming

Best Animated Feature
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
Monsters, Inc.
* Shrek
Waking Life

Best Foreign Language Film
* Amélie
Fat Girl
In the Mood for Love
No Man’s Land
With a Friend Like Harry…

Best Documentary
Down from the Mountain
The Endurance
The Gleaners and I
Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale
* Startup.com

Best Ensemble
Ghost World
* Gosford Park
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Ocean’s Eleven
The Royal Tenenbaums

Breakthrough Filmmaker
Todd Field – In the Bedroom
Alejandro González Iñárritu – Amores Perros
Richard Kelly – Donnie Darko
John Cameron Mitchell – Hedwig and the Angry Inch
* Christopher Nolan – Memento

Breakthrough Performer
Hayden Christensen – Life as a House
John Cameron Mitchell – Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Audrey Tautou – Amélie
* Naomi Watts – Mulholland Dr.

Best Overall DVD
Almost Famous Untitled: The Bootleg Cut
Citizen Kane
The Godfather Collection
* Moulin Rouge!
Shrek