Mad Max: Fury Road, one of the contenders for the Best Picture award at the Oscars, has won nine awards at the 21st annual Critics’ Choice Awards. The movie won the Best Director (George Miller), Best Action Movie, Best Actress in an Action Movie (Charlize Theron), Best Actor in an Action Movie (Tom Hardy), Best Production Design, Best Editing, Best Costume Design, Best Visual Effects, Best Hair and Make-up awards.
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio bagged the Best Actor Award for ‘The Revenant‘ and Brie Larson won the Best Actress trophy for ‘Room, at the event that took place on Sunday night in Santa Monica. Spotlight, directed by Tom McCarthy, was named as the Best Picture, and the Best Comedy Film award was presented to ‘The Big Short. Christian Bale, who played the lead role in The Big Short was named the Best Actor In A Comedy Role. Amy Schumer won the Best Actress In A Comedy for the 2015 film Trainwreck. The Best Actor and Actress in a Supporting Role was given to Sylvester Stallone for Creed, and Alicia Vikander for The Danish Girl’ respectively. Ex Machina, Inside Out and Amy bagged the Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie, Best Animated Feature and Best Documentary Feature.