Opinion

The 2016 Cinemaholic Movie Awards

January 28, 2017
2 min read

We are into 2017 and having seen most, if not all, of the (relevant) movies of 2016, now is the apt time to declare The Cinemaholic Movie Awards. Yes, we declare our own awards too (with some new twist and few new categories) and in our own way celebrate cinema. We declare awards in a total of 14 categories, which includes categories that you will not find anywhere else like Best Scene, Best Movie Quote and Best Climax. So, let’s get started then.

 

Best Supporting Actress

WINNER: Naomie Harris, ‘Moonlight’

RUNNERS-UP:
Michelle Williams, ‘Manchester by the Sea’
Greta Grewig, ’20th Century Women’

 

Best Supporting Actor

WINNER: Michael Shannon, ‘Nocturnal Animals’

RUNNERS-UP:
Mahershala Ali, ‘Moonlight’
Jeff Bridges, ‘Hell or High Water’

 

Best Editing

WINNER: La La Land

RUNNERS-UP:
Arrival
Knight of Cups

 

Best Cinematography

WINNER: The Neon Demon

RUNNERS-UP:
La La Land
Knight of Cups

 

Best Screenplay

WINNER: Manchester by the Sea

RUNNERS-UP:
La La Land
20th Century Women

 

Best Actress

WINNER: Annette Bening, ’20th Century Women’

RUNNERS-UP:
Emma Stone, ‘La La Land’
Elle Fanning, ‘The Neon Demon’
Isabelle Huppert, ‘Elle’

 

Best Actor

WINNER: Casey Affleck, ‘Manchester by the Sea

RUNNERS-UP:
Peter Simonischek, Toni Erdmann
Colin Farrell, The Lobster

 

Best Soundtrack

WINNER: La La Land

RUNNERS-UP:
The Neon Demon
Arrival

 

Best Movie Quote

WINNER:

If you could see your whole life from start to finish, would you change things?” – Dr. Louise Banks, ‘Arrival’

RUNNERS-UP:

“This is the dream! It’s conflict and it’s compromise, and it’s very, very exciting!” – Sebastian, ‘La La Land’

 

Best Climax

WINNER: La La Land

RUNNERS-UP:
The Salesman
Arrival

 

Best Movie Scene

WINNER: “The Dream Sequence”, ‘La La Land’

RUNNERS-UP:
The Admittance of Guilt”, ‘The Salesman’
“First Interaction With Heptatods”, ‘The Arrival’

 

Best Director

WINNER: Damian Chazelle, ‘La La Land’

RUNNERS-UP:
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea
Barry Jenkins, ‘Moonlight’

 

Best Picture

WINNER: La La Land

RUNNERS-UP:
Manchester by the Sea
Toni Erdmann
20th Century Women

Read More: The 10 Best Movies of 2016

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