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'The Hurt Locker' Sweeps 2009 Chicago Film Critics Awards

December 22, 2009 (5:51 am) GMT
The Kathryn Bigelow-directed flick won Best Picture prize in addition to four other kudos that were garnered by the movie at the annual awards event.
'The Hurt Locker' Sweeps 2009 Chicago Film Critics Awards

The winners of 2009 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards have been announced on Monday morning, December 21. At the ceremony, "" has once again shown a great achievement as it grabbed five kudos out of five nods that were received by the drama action movie.

Beside being hailed as the Best Picture, the movie also helped to win Best Actor award and Kathryn Bigelow to earn Best Director prize. Additionally, the Iraq-set movie about an Army bomb squad grabbed Best Original Screenplay and Best Cinematography kudos.

Other winners at the annual awards event were who was honored with Best Supporting Actor prize for his role of Col. Hans Landa in "", and "" star who was named Best Supporting Actress. Meanwhile, "" which was nominated in six categories only managed to win Best Adapted Screenplay prize.

Full winners list of 2009 Chicago Film Critics Awards:

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