Online Film Critics 2005

Best Picture
Brokeback Mountain
Good Night, and Good Luck.
* A History of Violence

Best Animated Feature
Corpse Bride
Howl’s Moving Castle
* Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Best Foreign Language Film
* Downfall
Kung Fu Hustle

Best Documentary
The Aristocrats
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
* Grizzly Man
March of the Penguins

Best Director
George Clooney – Good Night, and Good Luck.
* David Cronenberg – A History of Violence
Peter Jackson – King Kong
Ang Lee – Brokeback Mountain
Steven Spielberg – Munich

Best Actor
* Philip Seymour Hoffman – Capote
Terrence Howard – Hustle & Flow
Heath Ledger – Brokeback Mountain
Joaquin Phoenix – Walk the Line
David Strathairn – Good Night, and Good Luck.

Best Actress
Joan Allen – The Upside of Anger
Felicity Huffman – Transamerica
Keira Knightley – Pride & Prejudice
Naomi Watts – King Kong
* Reese Witherspoon – Walk the Line

Best Supporting Actor
Matt Dillon – Crash
Paul Giamatti – Cinderella Man
Jake Gyllenhaal – Brokeback Mountain
William Hurt – A History of Violence
* Mickey Rourke – Sin City

Best Supporting Actress
Amy Adams – Junebug
* Maria Bello – A History of Violence
Catherine Keener – Capote
Rachel Weisz – The Constant Gardener
Michelle Williams – Brokeback Mountain

Best Original Screenplay
Broken Flowers – Jim Jarmusch
Crash – Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco
* Good Night, and Good Luck. – George Clooney and Grant Heslov
Match Point – Woody Allen
The Squid and the Whale – Noah Baumbach

Best Adapted Screenplay
* Brokeback Mountain – Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana
Capote – Dan Futterman
The Constant Gardener – Jeffrey Caine
A History of Violence – Josh Olson
Munich – Tony Kushner and Eric Roth

Best Score
Batman Begins – James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer
* Brokeback Mountain – Gustavo Santaolalla
King Kong – James Newton Howard
Munich – John Williams
The New World – James Horner

Best Editing
The Constant Gardener – Claire Simpson
Good Night, and Good Luck. – Stephen Mirrione
A History of Violence – Ronald Sanders
Munich – Michael Kahn
* Sin City – Robert Rodriguez

Best Cinematography
2046 – Christopher Doyle, Pung-Leung Kwan and Lai Yiu-fai
Brokeback Mountain – Rodrigo Prieto
Good Night, and Good Luck. – Robert Elswit
The New World – Emmanuel Lubezki
* Sin City – Robert Rodriguez

Breakthrough Filmmaker
Judd Apatow – The 40-Year-Old Virgin
Craig Brewer – Hustle & Flow
* Paul Haggis – Crash
Bennett Miller – Capote
Joe Wright – Pride & Prejudice

Breakthrough Performer
Nathan Fillion – Serenity
Georgie Henley – The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Tony Jaa – Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior
Q’orianka Kilcher – The New World
* Owen Kline – The Squid and the Whale