Critics’ Choice vs. Oscars

How Oscars, BFCA winners compare

2008
BFCA

  • “Slumdog Millionaire”

  • Sean Penn, “Milk”

  • Meryl Streep, “Doubt”/Anne Hathaway, “Rachel Getting Married” (tie)

OSCAR

  • “Slumdog Millionaire”

  • Sean Penn, “Milk”

  • Kate Winslet, “The Reader”

2007
BFCA

  • “No Country for Old Men”

  • Daniel Day-Lewis, “There Will Be Blood”

  • Julie Christie, “Away From Her”

OSCAR

  • “No Country for Old Men”

  • Daniel Day-Lewis, “There Will Be Blood”

  • Marion Cotillard, “La Vie en rose”

2006
BFCA

  • “The Departed”

  • orest Whitaker, The Last King of Scotland”

  • Helen Mirren, “The Queen”

OSCAR

  • “The Departed”

  • Forest Whitaker, The Last King of Scotland”

  • Helen Mirren, “The Queen”

2005
BFCA

  • “Brokeback Mountain”

  • Philip Seymour Hoffman, “Capote”

  • Reese Witherspoon, “Walk the Line”

OSCAR

  • “Crash”

  • Philip Seymour Hoffman, “Capote”

  • Reese Witherspoon, “Walk the Line”

2004
BFCA

  • “Sideways”

  • Jamie Foxx, “Ray”

  • Hilary Swank, “Million Dollar Baby”

OSCAR

  • “Million Dollar Baby”

  • Jamie Foxx, “Ray”

  • Hilary Swank, “Million Dollar Baby”

2003
BFCA

  • “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”

  • Sean Penn, “Mystic River”

  • Charlize Theron, “Monster”

OSCAR

  • “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”

  • Sean Penn, “Mystic River”

  • Charlize Theron, “Monster”

2002
BFCA

  • “Chicago”

  • Daniel Day-Lewis, “Gangs of New York”/Jack Nicholson, “About Schmidt” (tie)

  • Julianne Moore, “Far From Heaven”

OSCAR

  • “Chicago”

  • Adrien Brody, “The Pianist”

  • Nicole Kidman, “The Hours”

2001
BFCA

  • “A Beautiful Mind”

  • Russell Crowe, “A Beautiful Mind”

  • Sissy Spacek, “In the Bedroom”

OSCAR

  • “A Beautiful Mind”

  • Denzel Washington, “Training Day”

  • Halle Berry, “Monster’s Ball”

2000
BFCA

  • “Gladiator”

  • Russell Crowe, “Gladiator”

  • Julia Roberts, “Erin Brockovich”

OSCAR

  • “Gladiator”

  • Russell Crowe, “Gladiator”

  • Julia Roberts, “Erin Brockovich”

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