United 93 Named Best Film In U.k. Critics Poll

U.K. film critics selected British director Paul Greengrass's United 93 as the best film of 2006 at Sunday's 34th annual Evening Standard British Film Awards. Daniel Craig received the best actor prize for his role as the new James Bond in Casino Royale, while Judy Dench won the best actress award for her performance in Notes on a Scandal (beating out Oscar favorite Helen Mirren). Sacha Baron Cohen won the Peter Sellers Award for comedy for Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.




05/02/2007


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