BBOPTAs - 2011

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1.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Favourite Motion Picture of the Year

Runner ups:
Super
Melancholia
50/50
Captain America: The First Avenger
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
X-Men: First Class
Puss in Boots
Source Code
Rango ” - solmaquina
 
2.
Melancholia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (135 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ Best Film of the Year

Runner ups:
Submarine
Take Shelter
50/50
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Ides of March
Contagion
Rango
Moneyball
Source Code ” - solmaquina
 
3.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A substance, designed to help the brain repair itself, gives rise to a super-intelligent chimp who leads an ape uprising. (105 mins.)
Director: Rupert Wyatt
“ Best Lead Actor: Andy Serkis

Runner ups:
Michael Shannon in Take Shelter
Joseph Gordon-Levitt in 50/50
James McAvoy in X-Men: First Class
Charlize Theron in Young Adult
Meryl Streep in The Iron Lady
Michael Fassbender in X-Men: First Class
Liana Liberato in Trust
Kristen Wiig in Bridesmaids
Tilda Swinton as Eva Khatchadourian in We Need to Talk About Kevin ” - solmaquina
 
4.
The Help (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis. (146 mins.)
Director: Tate Taylor
“ Best Supporting Actress: Jessica Chastain

Runner ups:
Mark Strong in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Tom Hiddleston in Thor
Christoph Waltz in The Green Hornet
Viola Davis as Aibileen Clark in The Help
Octavia Spencer as Minny Jackson in The Help
George Clooney in The Ides of March
Judy Greer as Julie Speere in The Descendants
Clive Owen in Trust
Anna Kendrick as Katherine in 50/50 ” - solmaquina
 
5.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Best Direction

Runner ups:
Melancholia
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Contagion
The Artist ” - solmaquina
 
6.
Super (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, but lacking in heroic skills. (96 mins.)
Director: James Gunn
“ Best Original Screenplay

Runner ups:
50/50
Source Code
Rango
Melancholia ” - solmaquina
 
7.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Best Adapted Screenplay

Runner ups:
The Ides of March
The Help
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Descendants ” - solmaquina
 
8.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6. (122 mins.)
Director: Tomas Alfredson
“ Best Achievement in Cinematography

Runner ups:
Submarine
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Take Shelter
Insidious ” - solmaquina
 
9.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization. (124 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Best Art Design

Runner ups:
X-Men: First Class
Thor
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
Hugo ” - solmaquina
 
10.
Thor (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The powerful but arrogant god Thor is cast out of Asgard to live amongst humans in Midgard (Earth), where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders. (115 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
“ Best Costume Design

Runner ups:
X-Men: First Class
Captain America: The First Avenger
Sucker Punch
A Dangerous Method ” - solmaquina
 
11.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization. (124 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Best Make-up

Runner ups:
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Thor
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 ” - solmaquina
 
12.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Best Editing

Runner ups:
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Green Hornet
Sucker Punch
Melancholia ” - solmaquina
 
13.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A substance, designed to help the brain repair itself, gives rise to a super-intelligent chimp who leads an ape uprising. (105 mins.)
Director: Rupert Wyatt
“ Best Visual Effects

Runner ups:
Captain America: The First Avenger
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
The Thing ” - solmaquina
 
14.
Hanna (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A sixteen-year-old girl who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives. (111 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
“ Best Original Score

Runner ups:
Attack the Block
Rango
Puss in Boots
Contagion ” - solmaquina
 
15.
The Muppets (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his two human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures. (103 mins.)
Director: James Bobin
“ Best Original Song for "Man or Muppet"

Runner ups:
"Pictures in My Head" from The Muppets
"Life's a Happy Song" from The Muppets
"Rango Theme Song" from Rango
"Star-Spangled Man" from Captain America: The First Avenger ” - solmaquina
 
16.
Rango (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Rango is an ordinary chameleon who accidentally winds up in the town of Dirt, a lawless outpost in the Wild West in desperate need of a new sheriff. (107 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ Best Animated Film

Runner ups:
Puss in Boots
Winnie the Pooh
Kung Fu Panda 2
The Adventures of Tintin ” - solmaquina
 
17.
Rango (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Rango is an ordinary chameleon who accidentally winds up in the town of Dirt, a lawless outpost in the Wild West in desperate need of a new sheriff. (107 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ Best Animation

Runner ups:
Winnie the Pooh
Kung Fu Panda 2
Puss in Boots
Cars 2 ” - solmaquina
 
18.
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Po and his friends fight to stop a peacock villain from conquering China with a deadly new weapon, but first the Dragon Warrior must come to terms with his past. (90 mins.)
“ Best Voice-Over Performance: Gary Oldman

Runner ups:
Michael Caine in Cars 2
Jim Cummings in Winnie the Pooh
Larry the Cable Guy in Cars 2
Craig Furgeson in Winnie the Pooh ” - solmaquina
 
19.
Sleep Tight (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
You wake day after day to the comfort and security of your home. But how safe is it really? (102 mins.)
“ Best Foreign-Language Film

Runners up:
Juan of the Dead
Pokemon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom ” - solmaquina
 
20.
America's Most Hated Family in Crisis (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Louis returns to the Phelps family to find that several members have left the cult, and that they are being sued. (60 mins.)
Director: Emma Cooper
“ Best Documentary

Runner ups:
6 Days to Air: The Making of South Park
Project Nim
Louis Theroux: America's Most Dangerous Pets
Into the Abyss ” - solmaquina
 
21.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Funniest Film

Runner ups:
Bridesmaids
Horrible Bosses
Rango
Super ” - solmaquina
 
22.
The Green Hornet (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Following the death of his father, Britt Reid, heir to his father's large company, teams up with his late dad's assistant Kato to become a masked crime fighting team. (119 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ Best Comedic Performance: Christoph Waltz

Runner ups:
William Fichtner in Drive Angry
James Franco in The Green Hornet
Kevin Spacey in Horrible Bosses
Kristen Wiig in Bridesmaids ” - solmaquina
 
23.
Contagion (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Healthcare professionals, government officials and everyday people find themselves in the midst of a worldwide epidemic as the CDC works to find a cure. (106 mins.)
“ Scariest Film

Runner ups:
Insidious
Melancholia ” - solmaquina
 
24.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization. (124 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Best Action Movie

Runner ups:
Puss in Boots
Rango
X-Men: First Class
Rise of the Planet of the Apes ” - solmaquina
 
25.
50/50 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease. (100 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Levine
“ Most Emotional Film

Runner ups:
Take Shelter
Source Code
Submarine
Melancholia ” - solmaquina
 
26.
Sucker Punch (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather, retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, envisioning a plan to help her escape. (110 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ Best Zombie and/or Vampire Movie

Runner ups:
Fright Night
Stake Lane ” - solmaquina
 
27.
Super (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, but lacking in heroic skills. (96 mins.)
Director: James Gunn
“ Best Superhero Movie

Runner ups:
Captain America: The First Avenger
X-Men: First Class ” - solmaquina
 
28.
The Green Hornet (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Following the death of his father, Britt Reid, heir to his father's large company, teams up with his late dad's assistant Kato to become a masked crime fighting team. (119 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ Best Villain: Chudnofsky

Runner ups:
Loki from Thor
The Accountant from Drive Angry
Sebastian Shaw from X-Men: First Class
Shen from Kung Fu Panda 2 ” - solmaquina
 
29.
Melancholia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (135 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ Best Trailer

Runner ups:
Super
Thor
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Captain America: The First Avenger ” - solmaquina
 
30.
Melancholia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (135 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ Best Poster
(Lars character poster)

Runner ups:
Captain America: The First Avenger (1940s style poster)
Tyrannosaur
Super
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas ” - solmaquina
 
31.
Straw Dogs (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
L.A. screenwriter David Sumner relocates with his wife to her hometown in the deep South. There, while tensions build between them, a brewing conflict with locals becomes a threat to them both. (110 mins.)
Director: Rod Lurie
“ Turd of the Year

Runner ups:
The Theatre Bizarre
Pokémon the Movie: Black - Victini and Reshiram
Pokemon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom
Jack and Jill ” - solmaquina
 
32.
War Horse (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on. (146 mins.)
“ The No Excuses Award (for terrible film made by people who I expect more from)

Runner ups:
Cars 2
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
In Time
The Iron Lady ” - solmaquina
 
33.
Animator vs Animation 3 (2011 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
"The Chosen One" escapes his imprisonment, so the animator creates "The Dark Lord" to try to recapture him. (8 mins.)
Director: Alan Becker
“ Best Short Film

Runner ups:
The Ballad of Nessie
Take This Pill (Health Reminder: Lesson 2)
The Bride of Vernon
See Me ” - solmaquina
 
34.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future. (49 mins.)
“ Best TV Drama (for season 4)

Runner ups:
Black Mirror (series 1)
This is England '88 (series 1)
Dexter (season 6)
The Walking Dead (season 2) ” - solmaquina
 
35.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future. (49 mins.)
“ Best Dramatic Performance (TV): Bryan Cranston (for season 4)

Runner ups:
Joseph Gilgun in This is England '88 (series 1)
Aaron Paul in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Dean Norris in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Bob Odenkirk in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Vicky McClure in This is England '88 (series 1)
Giancarlo Esposito in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Jonathan Banks in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Anna Gunn in Breaking Bad (season 4)
Betsy Brandt in Breaking Bad (season 4) ” - solmaquina
 
36.
Futurama (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999. (22 mins.)
“ Best TV Comedy (for season 6B)

Runner ups:
Community (seasons 2/3)
The Office (seasons 7/8)
The Life & Times of Tim (season 3)
South Park (season 15)
American Dad! (seasons 6/7)
Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (series 2)
Mid-Morning Matters with Alan Partridge (series 1)
An Idiot Abroad (series 2)
30 Rock (season 5) ” - solmaquina
 
37.
The Office (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Based on the hit BBC series. (22 mins.)
“ Best Male Comedy Performance (TV): Steve Carell (for season 7)

Runner ups:
Steve Coogan in Mid-Morning Matters with Alan Partridge (series 1)
Rainn Wilson in The Office (seasons 7/8)
Ellie Kemper in The Office (seasons 7/8)
Jane Krakowski in 30 Rock (season 5)
Alec Baldin in 30 Rock (season 5)
Dan Skinner in Shooting Stars! (series 8)
James Spader in The Office (seasons 7/8)
Gillian Jacobs in Community (seasons 2/3)
Amy Poehler in Parks and Recreation (seasons 3/4) ” - solmaquina
 
38.
Futurama (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999. (22 mins.)
“ Best Animated Comedy Series (for season 6B)

Runner ups:
The Life & Times of Tim (season 3)
South Park (season 15)
American Dad! (seasons 6/7)
Family Guy (seasons 9/10) ” - solmaquina
 
39.
How TV Ruined Your Life (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A comedic documentary series in which Charlie Brooker uses a mix of sketches and jaw-dropping archive footage to explore the gulf between real life and television. (30 mins.)
“ Best Newcomer Comedy Series

Runner ups:
Life's Too Short
Friday Night Dinner ” - solmaquina
 
40.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
Episode: Crawl Space (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
Hank asks Walt to drive him to the laundry where the meth lab is hidden. Ted still won't pay the IRS so Skyler asks Saul for help, and Saul sends in his A-Team. Gus and Jesse return from Mexico, and Walt fears he is in trouble with Gus. (49 mins.)
“ Best Direction in an Individual Episode:

Runner ups:
Breaking Bad: "Face Off"
Black Mirror: "The National Anthem"
Community: "For a Few Paintballs More"
Community: "Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps" ” - solmaquina
 
41.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
Episode: Crawl Space (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
Hank asks Walt to drive him to the laundry where the meth lab is hidden. Ted still won't pay the IRS so Skyler asks Saul for help, and Saul sends in his A-Team. Gus and Jesse return from Mexico, and Walt fears he is in trouble with Gus. (49 mins.)
“ Best Writing in an Individual Episode

Runner ups:
Community: "Remedial Chaos Theory"
Breaking Bad: "Face Off"
Black Mirror: "The National Anthem"
Futurama: "Law and Oracle" ” - solmaquina
 
42.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
Episode: Crawl Space (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
Hank asks Walt to drive him to the laundry where the meth lab is hidden. Ted still won't pay the IRS so Skyler asks Saul for help, and Saul sends in his A-Team. Gus and Jesse return from Mexico, and Walt fears he is in trouble with Gus. (49 mins.)
“ Best Individual Drama Series Episode

Runner ups:
Breaking Bad: "Face Off"
Breaking Bad: "End Times"
Breaking Bad: "Box Cutter"
Breaking Bad: "Bug"
Breaking Bad: "Problem Dog"
Breaking Bad: "Salud"
Breaking Bad: "Bullet Points"
Black Mirror: "The National Anthem"
Breaking Bad: "Hermanos" ” - solmaquina
 
43.
Community (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Remedial Chaos Theory (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.8/10 X  
At Abed and Troy's housewarming party, Jeff decides to let the decision on who gets the pizza rest on the roll of the dice, leaving Abed to contemplate six alternate realities. (22 mins.)
“ Best Individual Comedy Series Episode

Runner ups:
Futurama: "Law and Oracle"
Community: "For a Few Paintballs More"
Community: "Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps"
The Office: "The Search"
The Office: "Garage Sale"
Futurama: "Reincarnation"
Futurama: "Benderama"
The Office: "Dwight K. Schrute, (Acting) Manager"
Community: "Advanced Dungeons and Dragons" ” - solmaquina
 
44.
The Venture Bros. (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
See the Venture Family as you've never seen them before: in an 11 minute documentary-style animated UNCENSORED special... (22 mins.)
“ Best TV Special

Runner ups:
How Not to Live Your Life: "It's a Don-derful Life"
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
45.
Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Louis jokes about fatherhood, success, and flying first class at the Beacon Theater in New York. (63 mins.)
Director: Louis C.K.
Stars: Louis C.K.
“ Best Stand-up Comedy Recording

Runner ups:
Angelos Epithemiou and Friends
Norm Macdonald: Me Doing Standup ” - solmaquina
 
46.
Portal 2 (2011 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Many years after "Portal," Chell reawakens at Aperture Science and tries to stop GLADoS once again with the help of Wheatley, who has his own plans for the historical facility.
Director: Joshua Weier
“ Best Video Game

Runner ups:
Batman: Arkham City
Sonic Generations (home console)
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Sonic Generations (3DS) ” - solmaquina