The National Board of Review has awarded "Hugo", Martin Scorsese's film, with Best Picture and Best Director. The awards were held yesterday.
Other winners at the awards were George Clooney, receiving the Best Actor award for "The Descendants", and Tilda Swinton taking home the Best Actress award for her role in "We Need to Talk About Kevin". Best Supporting Actress and Actor awards were given to Shailene Woodley for "The Descendants" and Christopher Plummer for "Beginners".
"Rango" came out on top in the Best Animated Film category.
They also released their Top 5 and 10 lists as follows:
Top 10 Films: The Artist, The Descendants, Drive, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, The Ides of March, J. Edgar, Tree of Life, War Horse
Top 5 Foreign Language Films: 13 Assassins, Elite Squad: The Enemy Within, Footnote, Le Havre, Point Blank
Top 5 Documentaries: Born to be Wild, Buck, George Harrison: Living in the Material World, Project Nim, Senna
Top 10 Independent Films: 50/50, Another Earth, Beginners, A Better Life, Cedar Rapids, Margin Call, Shame, Take Shelter, We Need To Talk About Kevin, Win Win