The Flixist Awards are done!


Well, they’ve come and gone, and now we have our winners. This year saw some awesome winners and a few surprises here and there. We’d like to congratulate Drive for winning the most awards by taking Best Picture, The Pterodactyl, Best Director and Best Supporting Actor. Seriously, if you haven’t seen it yet go out and rent it for tonight. Hell, go out and buy it. You’re going to love it.

Now that we’ve had our say, let us know what you think. Head over to the blogs or leave a comment below and tell us your favorite films of the year. Or yell at us a bit about how we totally got it all wrong. Check out the full list of Golden Dactyl winners below.

Best Director – Nicolas Winding Refn, Drive 
Best Screenplay – Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris 
Best Animated FilmRango
Worst FilmHuman Centipede II: Full Sequence
Best Supporting Actor – Albert Brooks, Drive
Best Supporting Actress – Carey Mulligan, Shame
Best Actor – Ryan Gosling, Drive
Best Actress – Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Best Original SoundtrackThe Muppets
Best CinematographyThe Tree of Life
Best Comedy – The Muppets 
Best DocumentaryBeing Elmo
Best Foreign – A Separation
Best Action – Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol 
Best HorrorAttack the Block
Best FilmDrive
Most Promising New Filmmaker – Evan Glodell, Bellflower
Most Promising New Performer – Elizabeth Olsen, Martha Marcy May Marlene
Most Overrated Film – Tree of Life
Most Underrated FilmSource Code
Best “Oh, sh*t” moment – Dubai Building Climb, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol 
The Pterodactyl (most awesome/best character) – The Driver, Drive

Matthew Razak
Matthew Razak is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Flixist. He has worked as a critic for more than a decade, reviewing and talking about movies, TV shows, and videogames. He will talk your ear off about James Bond movies, Doctor Who, Zelda, and Star Trek.