My Film Awards – 2015

In advance of the Golden Globes ceremony, and Academy Award nominations, I present my own personalized awards for the year in film – at least of movies I’ve seen. (So if none of my winners get awards in those or other venues, they can take comfort that they’re winners to me!)

Best Supporting Actress


Sarah Snook, Predestination

Olivia Cooke, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Rachel McAdams, Spotlight

Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina

Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs


Best Supporting Actor

Adam Driver

Adam Driver, Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Oscar Isaac, Ex Machina

Richard Jenkins, Bone Tomahawk

Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies

Sylvester Stallone, Creed


Best Original Score

Tom Holkenborg

Tom Holkenborg, Mad Max: Fury Road

Patrick Doyle, Cinderella

Michael Giacchino, Inside Out

Daniel Pemberton, Steve Jobs

Howard Shore, Spotlight


Best Production Design

Allerdale Hall

Thomas E. Sanders, Crimson Peak

Dante Ferretti, Cinderella

Colin Gibson, Mad Max: Fury Road

Arthur Max, The Martian

Gary Williamson, Paddington


Best Director

George Miller

George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road

Ryan Coogler, Creed

Steven Spielberg, Bridge of Spies

Matthew Vaughn, Kingsman: The Secret Service

Denis Villeneuve, Sicario


Best Actor

Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs

Tom Hardy, Legend

Michael B. Jordan, Creed

Peter Sarsgaard, Experimenter

Jason Segel, The End of the Tour


Best Actress


Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road

Cate Blanchett, Truth

Emily Blunt, Sicario

Anna Kendrick, The Last Five Years

Daisy Ridley, Star Wars: The Force Awakens


Best Adapted Screenplay

Drew Goddard

Drew Goddard, The Martian

Matt Charman and Ethan & Joel Coen, Bridge of Spies

Paul King, Paddington

Tom McCarthy & Josh Singer, Spotlight

Aaron Sorkin, Steve Jobs


Best Original Screenplay

Docter LeFauve Cooley

Pete Docter & Meg LeFauve & Josh Cooley, Inside Out

Michael Almereyda, Experimenter

Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi, What We Do in the Shadows

Alex Garland, Ex Machina

S. Craig Zahler, Bone Tomahawk


Best Picture

The Fleet

Mad Max: Fury Road

Avengers: Age of Ultron

The Martian

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Steve Jobs


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