1st MATM Awards (2012)



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Films of the Year



Action Film of the Year

The Raid: Redemption

(Stars: Iko Uwais; Director: Gareth Evans)

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Adventure Film of the Year

The Hunger Games

(Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, and John Hutcherson; Director: Gary Ross)

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Animated Film of the Year

Wreck-It Ralph

(Stars: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, and Jane Lynch; Director: Rich Moore)

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Biopic Film of the Year

Lincoln

(Stars: Daniel Day Lewis, Sally Field, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt; Director: Steven Spielberg)

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Comedy Film of the Year

Ted

(Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, and Seth MacFarlane; Director: Seth MacFarlane)

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Documentary Film of the Year

Radioman

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Drama Film of the Year

Life of Pi

(Stars: Suraj Sharma and Irrfan Khan; Director: Ang Lee)

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Espionage/Spy Film of the Year

Skyfall

(Stars: Daniel Craig, Judy Dench, and Javier Bardem; Director: Sam Mendes)

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Fantasy Film of the Year

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

(Stars: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, and Andy Serkis; Director: Peter Jackson)

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Musical Film of the Year

Les Misérables

(Stars: Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, and Russell Crowe; Director: Tom Hooper)

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Non-English Film of the Year

Bekas

(Stars: Zamand Taha and Sarwar Fazil; Director: Karzan Kader)

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Political Thriller Film of the Year

Zero Dark Thirty

(Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, and Chris Pratt ; Director: Kathryn Bigelow)

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Science-Fiction Film of the Year

Looper

(Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, and Jeff Daniels; Director: Rian Johnson)

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Superhero Film of the Year

The Dark Knight Rises

(Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway; Director: Christopher Nolan)

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Western Film of the Year

Django Unchained

(Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, and Leonardo DiCaprio; Director: Quentin Taratino)

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The Bests



Best Actor

Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln in “Lincoln

Daniel Day Lewis Lincoln



Best Actress

Jessica Chastain as Maya in “Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Chastain Zero Dark Thirty



Best Supporting Actor

Christoph Waltz as Dr. King Schultz in “Django Unchained

Christoph Waltz King Schultz Django Unchained



Best Supporting Actress

Anne Hathaway as Fantine in “Les Misérables

Anne Hathaway Les Miserables Fantine



Best Director

Ang Lee for “Life of Pi

Ang Lee Life of Pi Director



Best Screenplay

Quentin Tarantino for “Django Unchained

Quentin Tarantino Django Unchained


Best Cinematography

Claudio Miranda for “Life of Pi

Life of Pi Cinematography Ang Lee



Best Visual Effects

Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton, and R. Christopher White for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey Visual Effects



Best Original Score

Mychael Danna for “Life of Pi

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Best Original Song

“Skyfall” performed by Adele for “Skyfall

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Best Hero

Christian Bale as Batman in “The Dark Knight Rises

Christian Bale Batman The Dark Knight Rises



Best Villain

Javier Bardem as Silva in “Skyfall

Javier Bardem Silva Skyfall




The Mosts



Most Entertaining Film

The Avengers

(Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, and Samuel L. Jackson; Director: Joss Whedon)

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Most Quirky Film

Silver Linings Playbook

(Stars: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, and Robert De Niro; Director: David O. Russell)

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Most Overrated Film

The Cabin in the Woods

(Stars: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, and Anna Hutchison; Director: Drew Goddard)

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Most Pleasant Surprise

Chronicle

(Stars: Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell and Michael B. Jordan; Director: Josh Trank)

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Most Underrated Film

The Grey

(Stars: Liam Neeson; Director: Joe Carnahan)

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And Finally….



….MATM’s 2012 Film of the Year….



….Is…





The Dark Knight Rises

(Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway; Director: Christopher Nolan)

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9 thoughts on “1st MATM Awards (2012)

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    1. I hope you enjoy it, Bilal. It is a fantastic film! 😀 Javier Bardem is a chameleon. He has this ability to transform into roles unlike any other actor. He is very entertaining!

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