Winning six awards, Quentin Taratino’s “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” was named Best Picture of the year by the Las Vegas Film Critics Society. Also winning Best Director and Best Screenplay, the film shut out other nominees like “The Irishman,” “Marriage Story,” and “Parasite,” which were also heavily nominated.

BEST PICTURE

“Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

NOMINEES
  • “The Irishman”
  • “Knives Out”
  • “Marriage Story”
  • “Parasite”
  • “Uncut Gems”

BEST DIRECTOR

Quentin Tarantino — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

NOMINEES
  • Noah Baumbach — “Marriage Story”
  • Greta Gerwig — “Little Women”
  • Marielle Heller — “A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood”
  • Bong Joon-Ho — “Parasite”
  • The Safdie Brothers — “Uncut Gems”

BEST ACTOR

Adam Sandler — “Uncut Gems”

NOMINEES
  • Christian Bale — “Ford v Ferrari”
  • Adam Driver — “Marriage Story”
  • Eddie Murphy — “My Name Is Dolemite”
  • Brad Pitt — “Ad Astra”

BEST ACTRESS

Renée Zellweger — “Judy”

NOMINEES
  • Ana de Armas — “Knives Out”
  • Scarlett Johansson — “Marriage Story”
  • Lupita Nyong’— “Us”
  • Florence Pugh — “Midsommar”
  • Saoirse Ronan — “Little Women”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Willem Dafoe — “The Lighthouse”

NOMINEES
  • Sterling K. Brown — “Waves”
  • Chris Cooper — “Little Women” & “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”
  • Joe Pesci — “The Irishman”
  • Brad Pitt — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Margot Robbie — “Bombshell”

NOMINEES
  • Annette Bening — “The Report”
  • Laura Dern — “Marriage Story”
  • Thomasin McKenzie — “Jojo Rabbit”
  • Florence Pugh — “Little Women”
  • Da’Vine Joy Randolph — “Dolemite Is My Name”

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

“Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
Quentin Tarantino

NOMINEES
  • “Dolemite Is My Name” — Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski
  • “Knives Out” — Rian Johnson
  • “Marriage Story” — Noah Baumbach
  • “Parasite” — Bong Joon-Ho & Han Jin-won
  • “Uncut Gems” — Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie, & Ronald Bronstein

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

“The Two Popes”
Anthony McCarten

NOMINEES
  • “The Irishman” — Steven Zaillian
  • “Little Women” — Greta Gerwig
  • “Motherless Brooklyn” — Edward Norton

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

“1917” — Roger Deakins

NOMINEES
  • “Ad Astra”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “Joker”
  • “The Lighthouse”
  • “Waves”

BEST FILM EDITING

“Ford v Ferrari”

NOMINEES
  • “The Irishman”
  • “Marriage Story”
  • “Uncut Gems”
  • “Waves”

BEST SCORE

“Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

NOMINEES
  • “Joker”
  • “Little Women”
  • “Motherless Brooklyn”
  • “Us”
  • “Waves”

BEST SONG

“Stand Up” by Cynthia Erivo — “Harriet”

NOMINEES
  • “The Dead Don’t Die” by Sturgill Simpson — “The Dead Don’t Doe”
  • “Daily Battles” by Thom Yorke — “Motherless Brooklyn”
  • “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” by Elton John & Taron Egerton — “Rocketman”

BEST DOCUMENTARY

“Apollo 11”

NOMINEES
  • “The Biggest Little Farm”
  • “The Black Godfather”
  • “David Crosby: Remember My Name”
  • “Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound”
  • “Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese”

BEST ANIMATED FILM

“Missing Link”

NOMINEES
  • “I Lost My Body”
  • “Klaus”

BEST FOREIGN FILM

“Parasite”

NOMINEES
  • “Atlantics”
  • “The Farewell”
  • “Pain and Glory”
  • “Portrait of a Lady on Fire”

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

“Dolemite Is My Name”

NOMINEES
  • “Joker”
  • “Knives Out”
  • “The Lighthouse”
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

BEST ENSEMBLE

“Knives Out”

NOMINEES
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “Little Women”
  • “Marriage Story”
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

BEST BREAKOUT FILMMAKER

Olivia Wilde — “Booksmart”

NOMINEES
  • Chinonye Chukwu — “Clemency”
  • Mati Diop — “Atlantics”
  • Joe Talbot“The Last Black Man In San Francisco”
  • Lulu Wang — “The Farewell”

Best male Youth Performance
(Under 21)

Noah Jupe — “Honey Boy”

Best Female Youth Performance
(Under 21)

Julia Butters — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

BEST ART DIRECTION

“Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”

NOMINEES
  • “Ad Astra”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “The Irishman”
  • “Parasite”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

“Avengers: Endgame”

NOMINEES
  • “Ad Astra”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “Gemini Man”
  • “Hobbs and Shaw”

BEST ACTION FILM

“Ford v Ferrari”

BEST COMEDY FILM

“Dolemite Is My Name”

BEST HORROR/SCI-FI FILM

“Midsommar”

BEST FAMILY FILM

“Fighting With My Family”

William Holden Lifetime Achievement Award

Ruth E. Carter

TOP TEN FILMS OF 2019

  1. “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
  2. “The Irishman”
  3. “Marriage Story”
  4. “Parasite”
  5. “1917”
  6. “Little Women”
  7. “Joker”
  8. “Ford v Ferrari”
  9. “The Lighthouse”
  10. “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”
QUICK LIST

Best Picture: “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Best Director: Quentin Tarantino — “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Best Actor: Adam Sandler — “Uncut Gems”
Best Actress: Renée Zellweger — “Judy”
Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe — “The Lighthouse”
Best Supporting Actress: Margot Robbie — “Bombshell”
Best Original Screenplay: “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” — Quentin Tarantino
Best Adapted Screenplay: “The Two Popes” — Anthony McCarten
Best Cinematography: “1917” — Roger Deakins
Best Film Editing: “Ford v Ferrari”
Best Score: “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Best Song: “Stand Up” by Cynthia Erivo — “Harriet”
Best Documentary: “Apollo 11”
Best Animated Film: “Missing Link”
Best Foreign Film: “Parasite”
Best Costume Design: “Dolemite Is My Name”
Best Ensemble: “Knives Out”
Best Breakout Filmmaker: Olivia Wilde — “Booksmart”
Best Male Youth Performance: Noah Jupe — “Honey Boy”
Best Female Youth Performance: Julia Butters — “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Best Art Direction: “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Best Visual Effects: “Avengers: Endgame”
Best Action Film: “Ford v Ferrari”
Best Comedy Film: “Dolemite Is My Name”
Best Horror/Sci-Fi: “Midsommar”
Best Family Film: “Fighting With My Family​”
William Holden Lifetime Achievement Award: Ruth E. Carter

LAS VEGAS FILM CRITICS SOCIETY

The Las Vegas Film Critics Society is a non-profit, progressive organization dedicated to the advancement and preservation of film and is composed of selected print, television, radio and Internet film critics in the Las Vegas and Reno area. The LVFCS presents its “Sierra” awards each year for the best in film, including The William Holden Lifetime Achievement Award, which is named for the brilliant Academy Award winning actor.

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