The Kansas City Film Critics Circle Bows to ‘The Master’

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After what looked like the beginning of a Zero Dark Thirty sweep with the critics, we see another critics group opting for something else. The Kansas City Film Critics Circle has named Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master the best film of 2012. However, they selected a director other than PTA as best in show, and instead went for Life of Pi’s Ang Lee. Have a look at the complete list of winners after the jump.

Kansas City:

Best Picture
“The Master”

Best Director
Ang Lee, “Life of Pi”

Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis, “Lincoln”

Best Actress
Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook”

Best Supporting Actor
Philip Seymour Hoffman, “The Master”

Best Supporting Actress
Anne Hathaway, “Les Miserables”

Best Adapted Screenplay
“Argo”

Best Original Screenplay
“The Master”

Best Animated Film
“Frankenweenie”

Best Foreign Language Film
“Amour”

Best Documentary
“The Imposter”

Best Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror Film
“The Cabin in the Woods”