Atonement, Control Lead London Film Critics Noms

Strap on your corset and crank up "Love Will Tear Us Apart."

by | December 14, 2007 | Comments

The London Critics Circle has announced the nominees for its year-end awards, with Anton Corbijn‘s Control and Joe Wright‘s Atonement leading the pack at eight nominations apiece.

A full list of the nominees follows below, with Tomatometers in parentheses. Let the nitpicking begin!

FILM OF THE YEAR
No Country for Old Men (95 percent)
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (75 percent)
There Will Be Blood (94 percent)
Zodiac (89 percent)
The Bourne Ultimatum (93 percent)

ATTENBOROUGH AWARD FOR BRITISH FILM OF THE YEAR
Once (98 percent)
Control (89 percent)
Atonement (85 percent)
Eastern Promises (88 percent)
This Is England (93 percent)

DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

Florian Henckel von DonnersmarckThe Lives of Others (93 percent)
Paul Thomas AndersonThere Will Be Blood
Joel and Ethan CoenNo Country for Old Men
David FincherZodiac
Cristian Mungui4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days (96 percent)

BRITISH DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
Anton Corbijn — Control
Paul GreengrassThe Bourne Ultimatum
Shane MeadowsThis Is England
Joe Wright — Atonement
Danny BoyleSunshine (75 percent)

ACTOR OF THE YEAR
Ulrich MuheThe Lives of Others
Casey AffleckThe Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
George ClooneyMichael Clayton (90 percent)
Tommy Lee JonesIn the Valley of Elah (69 percent)
Daniel Day-LewisThere Will Be Blood

ACTRESS OF THE YEAR
Laura LinneyThe Savages (89 percent)
Marion CotillardLa Vie en rose (74 percent)
Maggie GyllenhaalSherrybaby (72 percent)
Angelina JolieA Mighty Heart (77 percent)
Anamaria Marinca4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days

BRITISH ACTOR OF THE YEAR
Sam RileyControl
James McAvoyAtonement
Christian Bale3:10 to Yuma (87 percent)
Jim BroadbentAnd When Did You Last See Your Father (81 percent)
Jonny Lee MillerThe Flying Scotsman (51 percent)

BRITISH ACTRESS OF THE YEAR
Samantha MortonControl
Julie ChristieAway From Her (95 percent)
Keira KnightleyAtonement
Helena Bonham CarterSweeney Todd (92 percent)
Sienna MillerInterview (57 percent)

BRITISH ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Tom WilkinsonMichael Clayton
Toby JonesThe Painted Veil (75 percent)
Alfred MolinaThe Hoax (86 percent)
Tobey Kebell — Control
Albert FinneyBefore the Devil Knows You’re Dead (87 percent)

BRITISH ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Saoirse RonanAtonement
Imelda StauntonHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (77 percent)
Tilda SwintonMichael Clayton
Kelly MacdonaldNo Country for Old Men
Vanessa RedgraveAtonement

SCREENWRITER OF THE YEAR
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck — The Lives of Others
Joel and Ethan Coen — No Country for Old Men
Paul Thomas Anderson — There Will Be Blood
Ronald HarwoodThe Diving Bell and the Butterfly (94 percent)
Christopher HamptonAtonement

BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH — ACTING
Saoirse Ronan — Atonement
Sam Riley — Control
Thomas TurgooseThis Is England
Benedict CumberbatchAmazing Grace (71 percent)
Dakota Blue RichardsThe Golden Compass

BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH — FILMMAKING
John Carney, writer and director — Once
Sarah Gavron, director — Brick Lane (68 percent)
Anton Corbijn, director — Control
Matt Greenhalgh, writer — Control
Stevan Riley, writer, director, producer — Blue Blood

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM OF THE YEAR
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days
The Lives of Others
Letters From Iwo Jima (91 percent)
Tell No One (93 percent)

Source: Variety

Tag Cloud

Spectrum Originals IFC 71st Emmy Awards RT21 Cannes what to watch Universal Lifetime ratings Mudbound breaking bad Avengers Drama Family YouTube Red docudrama Countdown Rocketman Hallmark Holiday Christmas Podcast renewed TV shows Academy Awards versus Discovery Channel Syfy cancelled TV series christmas movies Film Festival HBO Max children's TV Walt Disney Pictures Dark Horse Comics TCA PaleyFest TCA 2017 The Witch Vudu Musical Anna Paquin game of thrones Crackle Pixar Kids & Family Reality Competition elevated horror Star Trek President See It Skip It VICE cancelled New York Comic Con FXX Oscars TCA Winter 2020 comic Fall TV Calendar Year in Review witnail DC Universe foreign Rock 2016 CMT Classic Film medical drama free movies Superheroe Stephen King 2017 Paramount Network Character Guide CW Seed Certified Fresh TV Land The CW SXSW psychological thriller Adult Swim crime drama Disney Plus BBC Tomatazos Epix doctor who richard e. Grant zombie harry potter Women's History Month stand-up comedy TCM YA comiccon romantic comedy Opinion TIFF sitcom cancelled TV shows DGA Amazon Studios Disney+ Disney Plus 007 Best and Worst unscripted screenings Nat Geo Nominations Mystery Holidays dogs Logo anime toy story Fantasy technology Sundance TV mutant natural history Netflix Christmas movies Tubi Box Office blaxploitation Masterpiece RT History serial killer Mary Poppins Returns Warner Bros. Schedule Awards Extras Shudder Emmys GLAAD Sony Pictures directors Comics on TV Acorn TV south america IFC Films E3 teaser Western sag awards Apple television Trailer social media 2018 movie Baby Yoda mockumentary E! dceu anthology DirecTV TV renewals Trophy Talk Superheroes A24 Photos miniseries Music Video Games video MCU Pirates Martial Arts Marathons Apple TV Plus biography USA VH1 A&E quibi spy thriller 2015 Watching Series war zero dark thirty Interview 2019 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt composers book Nickelodeon 45 Netflix Disney Channel dragons LGBT movies historical drama Red Carpet El Rey jamie lee curtis ITV game show revenge transformers science fiction Britbox canceled TV shows Disney streaming service based on movie Horror police drama Creative Arts Emmys GIFs Sundance Now Quiz YouTube Writers Guild of America Cosplay robots CNN Grammys Arrowverse indie cartoon Chilling Adventures of Sabrina National Geographic Premiere Dates series Starz disaster Food Network cancelled television hist Comedy Central APB Spike The Arrangement ABC Family spanish language Comedy Binge Guide ghosts Country Pet Sematary Heroines OneApp dramedy Mary Tyler Moore slashers San Diego Comic-Con Sci-Fi Elton John casting Action cops Cartoon Network vampires rotten movies we love Rom-Com Trivia Valentine's Day Apple TV+ FX festivals adventure American Society of Cinematographers DC Comics Lucasfilm Peacock WGN kids Teen Amazon zombies 2020 Crunchyroll Fox News Disney Rocky LGBTQ Amazon Prime Video Election Comic Book Showtime Ovation werewolf blockbuster true crime 21st Century Fox spinoff aliens ABC Infographic space Reality TLC period drama hispanic Super Bowl Film reboot First Reviews CBS All Access BET Paramount Summer diversity Set visit facebook Shondaland crime USA Network discovery Mary poppins golden globes Esquire animated adaptation travel TruTV Musicals FOX Endgame Awards Tour award winner politics Television Academy Mindy Kaling Bravo 24 frames Winter TV halloween History canceled NBC dc boxoffice documentary nature supernatural cats green book spain First Look Marvel Studios independent Chernobyl Hallmark Christmas movies X-Men MSNBC Columbia Pictures Freeform crime thriller BBC America Sundance talk show HBO screen actors guild ESPN Hulu Marvel YouTube Premium Tarantino justice league cinemax Star Wars 20th Century Fox thriller joker streaming romance finale TV tv talk Tumblr Brie Larson spider-man singing competition Marvel Television latino psycho Ellie Kemper sequel Captain marvel PBS DC streaming service cults Turner Classic Movies Ghostbusters binge name the review Animation MTV strong female leads GoT Turner cooking batman Pride Month Sneak Peek AMC Black Mirror Biopics Amazon Prime Song of Ice and Fire Thanksgiving Winners OWN Pop cars TBS Toys theme song SDCC Lifetime Christmas movies Polls and Games The Purge NYCC SundanceTV WarnerMedia TNT sports Emmy Nominations Spring TV political drama crossover CBS comics Lionsgate The Walking Dead