Disney's animated fairytale adaptation Frozen is given the award for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song for “Let It Go,” at the Critics' Choice Movie Awards.
Also taking home the award for Best Original Song for Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Bobby Lopez's “Let It Go,” Frozen beat out DreamWorks Animation’s The Croods, Universal’s Despicable Me 2, Pixar’s Monsters University and Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises.
Frozen’s accolades continue to snowball, following up last weekend's Golden Globe win for Best Animated Feature Film, and the Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song.
Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity also pulled in the honors, winning Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Visual Effects.
The full list of winners is shown below:
WINNERS OF THE 19th ANNUAL CRITICS' CHOICE MOVIE AWARDS:
Best Picture - 12 Years a Slave
Best Actor - Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club
Best Actress - Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Best Supporting Actor - Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club
Best Supporting Actress - Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave
Best Young Actor/Actress - Adele Exarchopoulos, Blue Is The Warmest Color
Best Acting Ensemble - American Hustle
Best Director - Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity
Best Original Screenplay - Spike Jonze, Her
Best Adapted Screenplay - John Ridley, “12 Years a Slave”
Best Cinematography - Emmanuel Lubezki, Gravity
Best Art Direction - Catherine Martin (Production Designer), Beverley Dunn (Set Decorator), The Great Gatsby
Best Editing - Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger, Gravity
Best Costume Design - Catherine Martin, The Great Gatsby
Best Hair & Makeup - American Hustle
Best Visual Effects - Gravity
Best Animated Feature - Frozen
Best Action Movie - Lone Survivor
Best Actor in an Action Movie - Mark Wahlberg, Lone Survivor
Best Actress in an Action Movie - Sandra Bullock, Gravity
Best Comedy - American Hustle
Best Actor in a Comedy - Leonardo DiCaprio, The Wolf of Wall Street
The Critics' Choice Movie Awards are bestowed annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) to honor the finest in cinematic achievement. The BFCA is the largest film critics organization in the United States and Canada, representing more than 280 television, radio and online critics. BFCA members are the primary source of information for today's filmgoing public. Eligible films were released in 2013. The accounting firm of CMM, LLP tallied the written ballots. The 19th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards are produced by Bob Bain Productions and Berlin Entertainment.
Since its inception in 1995, the Critics' Choice Movie Awards has been a star-studded bellwether event of the movie awards season. Historically, the Critics' Choice Movie Awards have been the most accurate predictor of the Academy Award nominations.
Source: Broadcast Film Critics Association
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.