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16th Critics' Choice Awards

16th Critics' Choice Awards
Date January 14, 2011
Best Film The Social Network

The 16th Critics' Choice Awards, which were presented on January 14, 2011, at the Hollywood Palladium, honored the finest achievements in 2010 filmmaking.[1] The ceremony was broadcast on VH1.

Nominees were announced on December 13, 2010.

Winners and nominees

Best Picture

The Social Network

Best Actor

Colin Firth - The King's Speech

Best Actress

Natalie Portman - Black Swan

Best Supporting Actor

Christian Bale - The Fighter

Best Supporting Actress

Melissa Leo - The Fighter

Best Young Actor/Actress

Hailee Steinfeld - True Grit

Best Acting Ensemble

The Fighter

Best Director

David Fincher - The Social Network

Best Original Screenplay

The King's Speech - David Seidler

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Social Network - Aaron Sorkin

Best Cinematography

Inception - Wally Pfister

Best Art Direction

Inception - Guy Hendrix Dyas

Best Editing

Inception - Lee Smith

Best Costume Design

Alice in Wonderland - Colleen Atwood

Best Makeup

Alice in Wonderland

Best Visual Effects


Best Sound


Best Animated Feature

Toy Story 3

Best Action Movie


Best Comedy

Easy A

Best Picture Made For Television

The Pacific

Best Foreign Language Film

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Best Documentary Feature

Waiting for Superman

Best Song

"If I Rise" - performed by Dido and A. R. Rahman; music by A. R. Rahman; lyrics by Dido and Rollo Armstrong; from 127 Hours

Best Score

The Social Network - Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

Joel Siegel Award

Matt Damon [2]

Music+Film Award

Quentin Tarantino [3]

Awards breakdown

Number of nominations (minimum 2)

12Black Swan
11The King's Speech and True Grit
9The Social Network
8127 Hours
6The Fighter
5Toy Story 3 and The Town
4Winter's Bone, The Kids Are All Right, and Alice in Wonderland
2Blue Valentine, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, Tangled, and Waiting for "Superman"

Number of awards (minimum 2)

4The Social Network
3The Fighter
2The King's Speech and Alice in Wonderland


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