News

Boston Film Critics Awards: Spotlight Named Best Picture of 2015

by | December 7, 2015 | Comments

The Boston Society of Film Critics picked the winners for their 2015 Awards on December 6. Spotlight won big with the awards for Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Ensemble Cast. Read through for the full list.


Best Picture:  Spotlight (2015) 97%

Best Actor: (tie) Paul Dano for Love & Mercy (2014) 89% and Leonardo DiCaprio for The Revenant (2015) 78%

Best Actress:  Charlotte Rampling for 45 Years (2015) 97%

Best Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance for Bridge of Spies (2015) 90%

Best Supporting Actress: Kristen Stewart for Clouds of Sils Maria (2014) 90%

Best Director: Todd Haynes for Carol (2015) 94%

Best Screenplay: Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer for Spotlight (2015) 97%

Best Cinematography: Edward Lachman for Carol (2015) 94%

Best Documentary: Amy (2015) 95%

Best Foreign-Language Film :  The Look of Silence (2014) 96%

Best Animated Film:  (tie) Anomalisa (2015) 92% and Inside Out (2015) 98%

Best Film Editing (awarded in memory of Karen Schmeer):  Margaret Sixel for Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) 97%

Best New Filmmaker (awarded in memory of David Brudnoy):  Marielle Heller for The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015) 95%

Best Ensemble Cast – Spotlight (2015) 97%

Best Use of Music in a Film – Love & Mercy (2014) 89%

  • Bradly Martin

    Award season is keeping up the trend of The Best films are Films nobody gets to see or more appropriately nobody can see. My small town Theater currently isn’t interested in “Child Molester Catholic movie” or “50’s Lesbian Romance”. They don’t even know what the hell Love & Mercy is an honestly, neither do I!?

Tag Cloud

Thanksgiving Broadway crime thriller stand-up comedy Comic Book 2015 Spectrum Originals comic king arthur adenture Syfy Dark Horse Comics Tokyo Olympics rt labs CW Seed BBC America finale science fiction TV movies Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt mockumentary TCA Winter 2020 Mary Poppins Returns WarnerMedia nfl American Society of Cinematographers Teen name the review hollywood cults Valentine's Day Comics on TV series rotten Pop TV Ellie Kemper Sony Pictures Travel Channel monster movies TV One comic books Legendary adaptation FX SXSW Awards Tour Grammys scorecard Cannes sequel Comedy Central Toys revenge DC Universe ratings boxoffice Rocky cartoon 2020 comics critics Winter TV biography football Hallmark Christmas movies HBO LGBT Awards OneApp toy story deadpool justice league Film Festival Captain marvel Reality Freeform 007 unscripted Sundance TV indie critic resources Song of Ice and Fire slashers action-comedy ABC Family Avengers Lionsgate Chernobyl transformers obituary christmas movies zombie based on movie YouTube Superheroe Disney streaming service Wes Anderson SDCC franchise young adult Year in Review DC streaming service Anna Paquin Film Lifetime Star Trek Adult Swim Acorn TV green book crime drama cars Arrowverse BBC richard e. Grant spain king kong films reviews A24 72 Emmy Awards Tubi cinemax Tarantino suspense Television Academy award winner Apple RT History romance Lucasfilm PBS Columbia Pictures hist mission: impossible Fall TV TBS space See It Skip It debate superman Opinion Superheroes 1990s Bravo Marvel lord of the rings reboot cops Rock south america VOD New York Comic Con Vudu war Musical ghosts Brie Larson APB psychological thriller singing competition TV renewals miniseries Rocketman aliens The Witch Sci-Fi Emmy Nominations Pirates olympics hispanic free movies BET classics Pacific Islander fresh emmy awards HBO Max HBO Go trailers ABC FXX zero dark thirty Polls and Games screen actors guild 45 Infographic Mary Tyler Moore italian Disney dexter President FX on Hulu stoner Holidays Set visit canceled TV shows Binge Guide worst casting National Geographic Food Network prank Paramount hidden camera YouTube Red book adaptation The Academy french australia joker Apple TV Plus BET Awards comic book movie directors BBC One Box Office tv talk comedies YouTube Premium women Drama harry potter The CW IFC Films San Diego Comic-Con Showtime VICE DirecTV dragons crime Sundance comic book movies Trivia Western Netflix 71st Emmy Awards vampires streaming movies Funimation a nightmare on elm street royal family Emmys Music crossover marvel comics kong Lifetime Christmas movies Netflix Christmas movies NBC foreign 99% black Mary poppins Kids & Family Countdown nbcuniversal WGN game of thrones Ghostbusters police drama Spring TV Cartoon Network DC Comics jurassic park Epix Masterpiece what to watch Hear Us Out biopic A&E Comedy remakes 2017 anime Extras Spike laika sequels sports Disney Channel 93rd Oscars Family politics PaleyFest indiana jones pirates of the caribbean Warner Bros. Black History Month First Reviews toronto canceled game show facebook Disney+ Disney Plus heist movie Endgame 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards Amazon Prime Watching Series composers 73rd Emmy Awards USA teaser feel good Pride Month wonder woman versus international Photos FOX witnail Turner E3 concert diversity Crunchyroll screenings Marathons Marvel Studios Amazon children's TV Schedule breaking bad movie comiccon Red Carpet Nat Geo Walt Disney Pictures book Black Mirror renewed TV shows DGA cancelled TV series Comic-Con@Home 2021 die hard Marvel Television kaiju Classic Film TV Land CBS Disney Plus Pet Sematary Super Bowl festivals social media Oscars halloween Nickelodeon Sundance Now talk show rotten movies we love TruTV new star wars movies Image Comics Premiere Dates high school History quibi Podcast Hulu Summer scary movies cancelled TV shows mutant hispanic heritage month news video fast and furious blaxploitation elevated horror OWN asian-american Country 2019 Alien GoT historical drama Universal live action cancelled popular Writers Guild of America period drama golden globe awards universal monsters Television Critics Association TV strong female leads animated scene in color 20th Century Fox Amazon Prime Video ITV disaster Stephen King Trailer ESPN supernatural Pixar venice james bond dark The Walking Dead television blockbusters romantic comedy dramedy GLAAD best satire 2018 X-Men technology Esquire legend all-time worst movies new york TCA Awards CBS All Access Cosplay PlayStation know your critic Mindy Kaling discovery Best and Worst 4/20 Apple TV+ Trophy Talk razzies 2021 japanese dc robots golden globes gangster Quiz Elton John Character Guide MTV RT21 VH1 festival dceu Shondaland marvel cinematic universe docudrama rt archives Chilling Adventures of Sabrina travel spider-man Fox News E! Paramount Plus Winners adventure Heroines Fox Searchlight LGBTQ sitcom spinoff Mystery anthology TNT CNN batman SundanceTV Creative Arts Emmys TLC dogs TCA 2017 The Purge 21st Century Fox documentary saw binge kids Britbox superhero Interview Biopics doctor who TCM NBA rom-coms MCU jamie lee curtis Ovation Rom-Com parents werewolf spanish language cancelled television The Walt Disney Company Exclusive Video Certified Fresh El Rey streaming 90s USA Network political drama TIFF BAFTA true crime Turner Classic Movies Nominations Fantasy zombies Pop Mudbound Shudder spy thriller ViacomCBS criterion Academy Awards godzilla cats chucky Tomatazos telelvision 24 frames Video Games stop motion cooking rt labs critics edition aapi TCA Action Reality Competition medical drama Crackle blockbuster Tumblr new zealand Discovery Channel Logo ABC Signature The Arrangement basketball natural history Paramount Network ID Peacock documentaries Election IFC Sneak Peek movies GIFs MSNBC Star Wars target AMC child's play serial killer psycho slasher nature halloween tv Baby Yoda Martial Arts Women's History Month docuseries Holiday thriller twilight Animation video on demand sag awards latino theme song japan Christmas Horror posters mcc Amazon Studios 2016 spanish archives CMT Musicals boxing YA First Look Starz independent NYCC Calendar Hallmark