Gravity wins best film at Empire Awards
- The World’s End wins best British film
Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity [+see also:
film profile] has won best film and best director at the 19th Empire Awards. Edgar Wright’s The World’s End [+see also:
film profile] won best British film while Emma Thompson won best actress for Saving Mr. Banks [+see also:
film profile] and James McAvoy best actor for Filth [+see also:
film profile]. Empire bestowed two special Lifetime awards on Tom Cruise and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Hugh Jackman was presented the Icon award and Simon Pegg the Hero award.
The Empire Awards are the only awards in the UK where the winners are decided by votes of the cinema-going public.
Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity)
James McAvoy (Filth)
Emma Thompson (Saving Mr. Banks)
Best British Film
The World’s End
Best Supporting Actress
Sally Hawkins (Blue Jasmine)
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa
Best Male Newcomer
Aidan Turner (The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug)
Best Female Newcomer
Margot Robbie (The Wolf Of Wall Street)
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