Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics 2005 Awards

by | December 20, 2005 | Comments

December 19, 2005 — DALLAS-FORT WORTH FILM CRITICS NAME “BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN” BEST OF 2005. The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the frontier romance BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN as the best film of 2005, according to the results of its 12th annual critics’ poll.

Rounding out the composite list of the top 10 films of the year were CAPOTE (2), GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (3), CRASH (4), CINDERELLA MAN (5), SYRIANA (6), PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (7), A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE (8), KING KONG (9) and THE THREE BURIALS OF MELQUIADES ESTRADA (10).

For Best Actor, the association named Philip Seymour Hoffman for CAPOTE. Runners-up included Heath Ledger for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN (2), David Strathairn for GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (3), Joaquin Phoenix for WALK THE LINE (4) and Russell Crowe for CINDERELLA MAN (5).

Felicity Huffman was voted Best Actress for TRANSAMERICA. Next in the voting were Keira Knightley for PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (2), Reese Witherspoon for WALK THE LINE (3), Joan Allen for THE UPSIDE OF ANGER (4) and Charlize Theron for NORTH COUNTRY (5).

In the Best Supporting Actor category, the winner was Matt Dillon for CRASH. He was followed by Paul Giamatti for CINDERELLA MAN (2), Jake Gyllenhaal for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN (3), George Clooney for SYRIANA (4) and Jesse Eisenberg for THE SQUID AND THE WHALE (5).

For Best Supporting Actress, the association named Catherine Keener for CAPOTE. Runners-up included Michelle Williams for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN (2), Rachel Weisz for THE CONSTANT GARDENER (3), Scarlett Johansson for MATCH POINT (4) and Amy Adams for JUNEBUG (5).

Ang Lee was voted Best Director for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN. Next in the voting were George Clooney for GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (2), Bennett Miller for CAPOTE (3), Peter Jackson for KING KONG (4) and Paul Haggis for CRASH (5).

The association voted PARADISE NOW as the best foreign-language film of the year. Runners-up were KUNG FU HUSTLE (2), DOWNFALL (3), NOBODY KNOWS (4) and BALZAC AND THE LITTLE CHINESE SEAMSTRESS (5).


WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT was named the best animated film of 2003, with CORPSE BRIDE as runner-up. The award for Best Cinematography went to Rodrigo Prieto for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, followed by Emmanuel Lubezki for THE NEW WORLD. Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana won the Best Screenplay award for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN over Dan Futterman for CAPOTE.

The association voted ME AND YOU AND EVERYONE WE KNOW as the winner of the Russell Smith Award, named for the late Dallas Morning News film critic. The honor is given annually to the best low-budget or cutting-edge independent film.

The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association consists of 33 broadcast, print and online journalists from throughout North Texas.

Tag Cloud

Calendar Sundance Rocketman cats 2015 Countdown 007 Trivia Fantasy revenge werewolf Action boxoffice Drama Super Bowl Apple TV+ Rom-Com FXX what to watch Sci-Fi stand-up comedy Reality Competition mockumentary 20th Century Fox Tumblr elevated horror Tarantino Awards History science fiction teaser MSNBC anthology television witnail spinoff period drama justice league Chernobyl renewed TV shows richard e. Grant TCA 2017 Spring TV Marvel Studios Pop HBO Disney+ Disney Plus Stephen King Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt award winner SundanceTV Rocky Brie Larson MTV unscripted National Geographic TBS Pride Month Showtime screenings Mystery VICE Election TLC Shudder Marvel ghosts Logo serial killer Amazon NYCC Martial Arts crime drama Peacock nature Comedy Central Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Dark Horse Comics Columbia Pictures El Rey AMC joker psycho Vudu 21st Century Fox Box Office natural history spider-man Binge Guide Holidays movies Certified Fresh vampires canceled WarnerMedia Shondaland blaxploitation Watching Series Warner Bros. sitcom Tomatazos dceu Valentine's Day YouTube Red Esquire 2018 President Star Wars binge children's TV adaptation medical drama cars PaleyFest BET NBC Disney Channel Freeform Nat Geo Cartoon Network anime Marvel Television Nickelodeon Crackle zombies Toys FX TIFF spain canceled TV shows DC Universe cancelled TV series christmas movies festivals politics Pixar cancelled television disaster Marathons Amazon Prime USA Musical free movies doctor who hist rotten movies we love Mindy Kaling Netflix Superheroes sports casting Cosplay ABC Family TCA Music sequel BBC America Nominations Cannes Spike Britbox miniseries animated latino First Reviews Elton John Horror Family SXSW ABC Epix Extras DC streaming service Lionsgate diversity Apple GIFs VH1 cooking Starz USA Network Hulu Mary Poppins Returns mutant hispanic Schedule Infographic strong female leads Ovation Anna Paquin Photos Best and Worst TV renewals harry potter dc CW Seed Acorn TV Character Guide Winners streaming Podcast true crime discovery Film IFC DirecTV Universal X-Men Arrowverse 2017 social media Pet Sematary breaking bad docudrama E! IFC Films Television Academy Western RT21 The Witch San Diego Comic-Con Kids & Family Masterpiece Spectrum Originals Quiz supernatural Trailer OWN Crunchyroll Disney SDCC slashers tv talk New York Comic Con The Walking Dead Fox News game show Premiere Dates golden globes The CW The Purge cults zero dark thirty Mary poppins Comedy technology cops comiccon Hallmark Christmas movies YouTube Premium Rock Song of Ice and Fire Writers Guild of America LGBT See It Skip It 24 frames Lifetime Christmas movies Sneak Peek book foreign HBO Max TCM video transformers crossover Awards Tour thriller Pirates MCU LGBTQ Disney streaming service robots E3 Set visit RT History dragons Interview based on movie versus Holiday CNN 71st Emmy Awards CBS Thanksgiving Comics on TV Women's History Month FOX WGN Film Festival Musicals GLAAD Sony Pictures quibi Bravo Disney Plus TruTV zombie cancelled TV shows Syfy romantic comedy Lucasfilm Winter TV space Reality DC Comics Summer TV Ellie Kemper talk show jamie lee curtis TNT cinemax halloween Polls and Games First Look indie Turner biography Biopics travel kids comic Christmas Turner Classic Movies Amazon Prime Video TV Land war Opinion CBS All Access Netflix Christmas movies Mary Tyler Moore Heroines Emmys ITV A&E facebook crime PBS spanish language spy thriller Paramount Network toy story batman Sundance Now independent Mudbound historical drama series APB Trophy Talk Walt Disney Pictures Country Creative Arts Emmys Year in Review Hallmark YA singing competition police drama CMT Black Mirror Superheroe Classic Film Oscars Comic Book Food Network Red Carpet Teen Animation ESPN green book Emmy Nominations cancelled 2016 cartoon Adult Swim Lifetime blockbuster Paramount romance Fall TV YouTube south america BBC comics Apple TV Plus 45 Star Trek The Arrangement political drama Video Games theme song Captain marvel Grammys DGA aliens ratings crime thriller dramedy GoT American Society of Cinematographers Ghostbusters A24 finale game of thrones 2019 adventure composers psychological thriller