The second oldest film critics group in the country tonight named The Master the best film of 2012 during its 46th annual awards meeting. The Master led all films with three wins, including Best Supporting Actor for Philip Seymour Hoffman and Best Original Screenplay for it’s director Paul Thomas Anderson.
The Kansas City Film Critics’ Circle is a professional association made up of 31 film critics from newspapers, broadcast and Internet outlets in the Kansas City are and the movie awards are called the Loutzenheiser Awards in memory of KCFCC’s founder, the late Dr. James Loutzenheiser.
FULL LIST OF WINNERS:
Best Film: THE MASTER
Robert Altman Award for Best Director: Ang Lee, LIFE OF PI
Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
Best Actor: Daniel Day Lewis, LINCOLN
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, LES MISERABLES
Best Supporting Actor: Philip Seymour Hoffman, THE MASTER
Best Adapted Screenplay, Chris Terrio, ARGO
Best Original Screenplay, Paul Thomas Anderson, THE MASTER
Best Foreign Language Film, AMOUR
Vince Koehler Award for Best Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror Film: THE CABIN IN THE WOODS
Best Animated Film: FRANKENWEENIE
Best Documentary: THE IMPOSTER