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'Milk' Tops New York Film Critics’ Awards



    'Milk' Tops New York Film Critics’ Awards
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    Sean Penn stars in "Milk"

    The New York Film Critics Circle named Milk 2008's Best Picture, with prizes for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor going to Sean Penn and Josh Brolin. Happy-Go-Lucky's Sally Hawkins racked up her second win for Best Actress, following yesterday's honors from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association. Disappointingly, Wall-E only took home the Best Animated Film booby prize. See the full list of winners after the jump!

    Best Picture:Milk

    Best Director: Mike Leigh, Happy-Go-Lucky

    Best Actor: Sean Penn, Milk

    Best Actress: Sally Hawkins, Happy-Go-Lucky

    Best Supporting Actor: Josh Brolin, Milk

    Best Supporting Actress: Penélope Cruz, Vicky Cristina Barcelona

    Best Screenplay: Jenny Lumet, Rachel Getting Married

    Best Cinematographer: Anthony Dod Mantle, Slumdog Millionaire

    Best Animated Film:Wall-E

    Best First Film:Courtney Hunt, Frozen River

    Best Foreign Film:4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

    Best Documentary:Man on Wire

    New York Film Critics Circle [Official site]

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    Filed Under: milk, movies, new york film critics circle awards, sally hawkins, wall-e

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