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Director David Fincher, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and their Facebook drama, "The Social Network," twice repeated on Sunday their New York Film Critics trifecta, taking Best Director, Screenplay and Film from both the Los Angeles Film Critics Awards and Boston Society of Film Critics.

 

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The BSFC, meanwhile, played it right down the middle, giving "Social Network" five awards, and two each to "The Fighter" and "Black Swan."

 

Here's a list of winners in the major categories :

 

PICTURE

LA & Boston: "The Social Network"

 

DIRECTOR

LA: Olivier Assayas, "Carlos," and David Fincher, "The Social Network" (tie)

Boston: David Fincher, "The Social Network"

 

ACTOR

LA: Colin Firth, "The King's Speech"

Boston: Jesse Eisenberg, “The Social Network”

 

ACTRESS

LA: Kim Hye-ja, "Mother"

Boston: Natalie Portman, “Black Swan”

 

SUPPORTING ACTOR

LA: Niels Arestrup, "A Prophet"

Boston: Christian Bale, “The Fighter”

 

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

LA: Jacki Weaver, "Animal Kingdom"

Boston:  Juliette Lewis, “Conviction”

 

SCREENPLAY

LA & Boston: Aaron Sorkin, "The Social Network"

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

LA: "Carlos"

Boston: "Mother"

 

ANIMATION

LA & Boston: "Toy Story 3"

 

DOCUMENTARY / NON-FICTION FILM

LA: "Last Train Home"

Boston: “Marwencol”

 

CINEMATOGRAPHY

LA: Matthew Libatique, "Black Swan"

Boston: Roger Deakins, "True Grit"

 

MUSIC/SCORE

LA: Alexandre Desplat, "The Ghost Writer," and Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, "The Social Network" (tie)

Boston: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, "The Social Network"

 

For a complete list of winners and runners-up visit the websites of LA Film Critics and the Boston Society of Film Critics.

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