Ben Affleck’s ‘Gone Girl’ took top honors in the recent Hollywood Film Awards, Deseret News reported.
Last Friday the award giving body hit the television and was attended by big stars such as Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie and of course Queen Latifah who hosted the show.
Gone Girl”‘ film is based on the novel of Gillian Flynn, about a man who was suspected of murdering his wife who have gone missing.
The film was not only a blockbuster but also a hit among the critics due to the actors’ powerful acting performances.
Several reports have predicted the film to be noticed by award bodies like the Oscars and it was indeed made a mark in the film industry as it was feted as securing the Hollywood Film Award.
Inside movies listed the awardee as the following: Hollywood Actor Award: Benedict Cumberbatch, ‘The Imitation Game’; Hollywood Actress Award: Julianne Moore, ‘Still Alice;’Hollywood Career Achievement Award: Michael Keaton, ‘Birdman;’ Hollywood Director Award: Morten Tyldum, ‘The Imitation Game;’ Hollywood Ensemble Award: ‘Foxcatcher’ cast;Hollywood Documentary Award: ‘Supermensch,’;New Hollywood Award: Jack O’Connell, ‘Unbroken;’Hollywood Comedy Film Award:: Chris Rock, ‘Top Five’;Hollywood Animation Award: ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2’;Hollywood Supporting Actor Award: Robert Duvall, ‘The Judge’;Hollywood Supporting Actress Award: Keira Knightley, ‘The Imitation Game’;Hollywood Breakout Performance Actress Award: Shailene Woodley, ‘The Fault in Our Stars’;Hollywood Breakthrough Director Award: Jean-Marc Vallée, ‘Wild’;Hollywood Breakout Performance Actor Award: Eddie Redmayne, ‘The Theory of Everything’;Hollywood Screenwriter Award: Gillian Flynn, ‘Gone Girl’;Hollywood Song Award: Janelle Monae, “What is Love” for ‘Rio 2’ ;and Hollywood Blockbuster Award: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy.’ CBS executive Jack Sussman, who aired the show stated in the article that “It’s been the best-kept secret in all of Hollywood and we’re going to bring it to millions of people on television.
It had this very kind of cool, almost everybody’s- in-the-same-family vibe.” Most of the movies that won accolades in the Hollywood Film Awards has not even hit the screens yet.