The Cranky Critic® Best of 2005

Film
Cinderella Man

Hustle + Flow
The Island
Walk the Line
Llittle Manhattan


Movie

King Kong

Stealth
Sky High
Stay
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Animated
Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Madagascar
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
Chicken Little

Screenplay (Original)
Cinderella Man

Little Manhattan
Stay
Stealth
The Island

Screenplay (Adapted)
King Kong

Oliver Twist

Direction
Peter Jackson
(King Kong)

Ron Howard (Cinderella Man)
Michael Bay (The Island)

Actor
Joaquin Phoenix
(Walk the Line)

Andy Serkis (King Kong)
Terrence Howard (Hustle + Flow)
Russell Crowe (Cinderella Man)
Robert Downey jr - (Kiss Kiss Bang Bang)

Best Actress
Renee Zellweger (Cinderella Man)

Reese Witherspoon (Walk the Line)
Natasha Richardson (Asylum)

Supporting Actor
Will Ferrell
(The Producers)

Val Kilmer - (Kiss Kiss Bang Bang)
Craig Bierko (Cinderella Man)
Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man)

SupportingActress
Catherine Keener
(Capote)

Hope Davis (The Matador)
Taraji P. Henson (Hustle and Flow)

 

Cinematography
Memoirs of a Geisha

Brothers Grimm
Mirrormask

 

Worst
Wolf Creek

The Devil's Rejects
The Family Stone
Prequel to The Exorcist
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