The National Board of Review was all about Up in the Air with its annual awards, announced today. Jason Reitman's follow up to Juno landed four trophies, including Best Film of 2009. Stars George Clooney and Anna Kendrick were also honored for the dramedy.
Clooney tied for Best Actor with Morgan Freeman, recognized for his portrayal of Nelson Mandela in Invictus. Clint Eastwood was named Best Director for the biographical drama, which also received two other mentions. Carey Mulligan (An Education), Woody Harrelson (The Messenger), Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker), Gabourey Sidibe (Precious) and the cast of It’s Complicated rounded out the other acting categories.
For a quick look at all the winners (which will be handed out on January 12 in New York), see the comments section below.