Who Won 18th Annual Critics Choice Awards?

Ben Affleck at the 18th Critics Choice Awards
Jan 10, 2013

"Argo" was the winner for Best Picture, and Ben Affleck who directed the movie won as well.

Jennifer Lawrence won two awards - one for actress in a comedy ("Silver Linings Playbook") and one for actress in an action movie ("The Hunger Games").

"Silver Linings Playbook" also won best comedy, actor in a comedy (Bradley Cooper) and acting ensemble.

2012 Critics Choice Award Winners

Critics Choice: Best Picture
Other Nominees: Beasts Of The Southern Wild; Django Unchained; Les Miserables; Life Of Pi; Lincoln; The Master; Moonrise Kingdom; Silver Linings Playbook; Zero Dark Thirty
Critics Choice: Best Actress
Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) 
Other Nominees: Marion Cotillard (Rust And Bone); Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook); Emmanuelle Riva (Amour); Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts Of The Southern Wild); Naomi Watts (The Impossible)
Critics Choice: Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln) 
Other Nominees: Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook); John Hawkes (The Sessions); Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables); Joaquin Phoenix (The Master); Denzel Washington (Flight)
Critics Choice: Best Supporting Actress
Anne Hathaway (Les Miserables) 
Other Nominees: Amy Adams (The Master); Judi Dench (Skyfall); Ann Dowd (Compliance); Sally Field (Lincoln); Helen Hunt (The Sessions)
Critics Choice: Best Supporting Actor
Philip Seymour Hoffman (The Master) 
Other Nominees: Alan Arkin (Argo); Javier Bardem (Skyfall); Robert De Niro (Silver Linings Playbook); Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln); Matthew McConaughey (Magic Mike)
Critics Choice: Best Director
Ben Affleck (Argo) 
Other Nominees: Kathryn Bigelow (Zero Dark Thirty); Tom Hooper (Les Miserables); Ang Lee (Life Of Pi); David O Russell (Silver Linings Playbook); Steven Spielberg (Lincoln)
Critics Choice: Acting Ensemble
Silver Linings Playbook 
Other Nominees: Argo; The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel; Les Miserables; Lincoln; Moonrise Kingdom
Critics Choice: Writer
Tony Kushner (Lincoln) 
Other Nominees: Chris Terrio (Argo); David O Russell (Silver Linings Playbook); David Magee (Life Of Pi); Stephen Chbosky (The Perks Of Being A Wallflower)
Critics Choice: Writer
Quentin Tarantino (Django Unchained) 
Other Nominees: John Gatins (Flight); Rian Johnson (Looper); Paul Thomas Anderson (The Master); Wes Anderson & Roman Coppola (Moonrise Kingdom); Mark Boal (Zero Dark Thirty)
Critics Choice: Animated Feature
Wreck-It Ralph 
Other Nominees: Brave; Frankenweenie; Madagascar 3; ParaNorman; Rise Of The Guardians
Critics Choice: Young Actor
Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts Of The Southern Wild) 
Other Nominees: Elle Fanning (Ginger & Rose); Kara Hayward (Moonrise Kingdom); Tom Holland (The Impossible); Logan Lerman (The Perks Of Being A Wallflower); Suraj Sharma (Life Of Pi)
Critics Choice: Comedy
Silver Linings Playbook 
Other Nominees: Bernie; Ted; This Is 40; 21 Jump Street
Critics Choice: Action Movie
Other Nominees: The Avengers; The Dark Knight Rises; Looper
Critics Choice: Foreign Language Film
Other Nominees: The Intouchables; A Royal Affair; Rust And Bone
Critics Choice: Documentary Feature
Searching For Sugar Man 
Other Nominees: Bully; The Imposter; Queen Of Versailles; The Central Park Five; West Of Memphis
Critics Choice: Soundtrack
John Williams (Lincoln) 
Other Nominees: Argo; Life Of Pi; The Master; Moonrise Kingdom
Critics Choice: Song
Adele (Skyfall) 
and Paul Epworth
Other Nominees: For You (Actor Of Valor); Still Alive (Paul Williams Still Alive); Suddenly (Les Miserables); Learn Me Right (Brave)
Critics Choice: Actress In A Comedy
Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook) 
Other Nominees: Mila Kunis (Ted); Shirley MacLaine (Bernie); Leslie Mann (This Is 40); Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect)
Critics Choice: Actor In A Comedy
Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook) 
Other Nominees: Jack Black (Bernie); Paul Rudd (This Is 40); Channing Tatum (21 Jump Street); Mark Wahlberg (Ted)
Critics Choice: Actress In An Action Movie
Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games) 
Other Nominees: Emily Blunt (Looper); Gina Carano (Haywire); Judi Dench (Skyfall); Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises)
Critics Choice: Actor In An Action Movie
Daniel Craig (Skyfall) 
Other Nominees: Christian Bale (The Dark Knight Rises); Robert Downey Jr (The Avengers); Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Looper); Jake Gyllenhaal (End Of Watch)
Critics Choice: Visual Effects
Life Of Pi 
Other Nominees: The Avengers; Cloud Atlas; The Dark Knight Rises; The Hobbit
Critics Choice: Sci-Fi/Horror Movie
Other Nominees: Cabin In The Woods; Prometheus
Critics Choice: Makeup
Cloud Atlas 
Other Nominees: The Hobbit; Les Miserables; Lincoln
Critics Choice: Editing
Zero Dark Thirty 
Other Nominees: Argo; Les Miserables; Life Of Pi; Lincoln
Critics Choice: Costume Design
Anna Karenina 
Other Nominees: Cloud Atlas; The Hobbit; Les Miserables; Lincoln
Critics Choice: Cinematography
Life Of Pi 
Other Nominees: Lincoln; Les Miserables; The Master; Skyfall
Critics Choice: Art Direction
Anna Karenina 
Other Nominees: The Hobbit; Les Miserables; Life Of Pi; Lincoln