Online critics vote ‘Slumdog’ best

Danny Boyle film wins five prizes

Slumdog Millionaire” dominated the New York Film Critics Online awards, winning best picture, director, screenplay, cinematography and score.

Org, composed of 27 web-based reviewers and 2 print critics with a strong online presence, picked Sean Penn as best actor for “Milk,” while Sally Hawkins took best actress for “Happy-Go-Lucky.”

Heath Ledger won supporting actor for “The Dark Knight” and Penelope Cruz supporting actress for Vicki Cristina Barcelona.”

“4 Months, 3 Weeks 2 Days” was named best foreign film, while best docu honors went to “Man on Wire.”

Picture
Slumdog Millionaire

Director
Danny Boyle w/ Loveleen Tandan – “Slumdog Millionaire”

Actor
Sean Penn – “Milk”

Actress
Sally Hawkins – “Happy-Go-Lucky”

Supporting Actor
Heath Ledger – “The Dark Knight”

Supporting Actress
Penelope Cruz – “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”

Cinematography
Slumdog Millionaire – Anthony Dod Mantle

Screenplay
“Slumdog Millionaire” – Simon Beaufoy

Foreign Picture
“4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days”

Documentary
“Man on Wire”

Animated Feature
“Wall-E”

Score
Slumdog Millionaire – “A.R. Rahman”

Breakout Performance
Sally Hawkins – “Happy-Go-Lucky”

Debut As Director
Martin McDonagh – “In Bruges”

Ensemble Performance
“Milk”

Pictures (alphabetical)
“Che”
“A Christmas Tale”
“The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
“The Dark Knight”
“Happy-Go-Lucky”
“Milk”
“Rachel Getting Married”
“Slumdog Millionaire”
“Wall-E”
“The Wrestler”

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