Tuesday, 6 January 2015


Yet another critic group win for Boyhoodas it hurtles toward winning the Oscar next month, with no formidable challenge having yet shown itself to the film's dominance. The Iowa Film Critics Association's choices for the top achievements in film in 2014 are fairly conventional, with wins for actors Michael Keaton, J. K. Simmons and Patricia Arquette, and for The LEGO Movie and Citizenfour in the ghettos. All of the details right here:

Best Film
1. Boyhood
2. Birdman
3. The Imitation Game

Best Director
1. Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
2. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman)
3. David Fincher (Gone Girl)

Best Actor
1. Michael Keaton (Birdman)
2. Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)
3. Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)

Best Actress
1. Reese Witherspoon (Wild)
2. Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything)
3. Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)

Best Supporting Actor
1. J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)
2. Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
3. Edward Norton (Birdman)

Best Supporting Actress
1. Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
2. Emma Stone (Birdman)
3. Tilda Swinton (The Grand Budapest Hotel / Only Lovers Left Alive / Snowpiercer)

Best Score
1. Antonio Sanchez (Birdman)
2. Alexandre Desplat (The Imitation Game)
3. Johann Johannsson (The Theory of Everything)

Best Song
1. 'Everything Is Awesome' (The LEGO Movie)
2. 'Glory' (Selma)
3. 'Lost Stars' (Begin Again)

Best Animated Film
1. The LEGO Movie
2. Big Hero 6
3. How to Train Your Dragon 2

Best Documentary
1. Citizenfour
2. Life Itself
3. Last Days in Vietnam

Best Movie Yet to Open in Iowa
American Sniper
A Most Violent Year