Dec 3, 2010
The Social Network Is Best Film By National Board of Review
Written under: Entertainment
The Facebook movie – The Social Network was the best movie of the year by the National Board of Review, which announced its year-end awards today.
The New York group also gave the film the Best Director award to David Fincher, Best Actor award to Jesse Eisenberg and Best Adapted Screenplay to Aaron Sorkin.
NBR President, Annie Schulhof says of the decision, “We believe the film portrays a dramatic story that stand up over time and appeal to many generations.”
In other categories, the NBR gave its Best Actress award to Lesley Manville for the British film Another Year. While the Best Supporting Actor award went to Christian Bale for The Fighter Boxing and Best Supporting Actress to Jacki Weaver for Animal Kingdom.
Chris Sparling took the award for Best Original Screenplay for Buried and the Production Design Award to Dante Ferretti for Shutter Iceland.