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Critics Choice Awards nominations 2016: 'Mad Max,' 'Carol' top list

"Mad Max: Fury Road," landed 13 Critics Choice Awards nominations. Photo Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures / Jasin Boland

It's a big year for "Mad Max: Fury Road," "Carol" and Jennifer Lawrence.

The Critics' Choice Awards were announced Monday. Here are the major nominees:

Best Picture

"The Big Short"
"Bridge of Spies"
"Mad Max: Fury Road"
"The Martian"
"The Revenant"

Best Actor

Bryan Cranston – "Trumbo"
Matt Damon – "The Martian"
Johnny Depp – "Black Mass"
Leonardo DiCaprio – "The Revenant"
Michael Fassbender – "Steve Jobs"
Eddie Redmayne – "The Danish Girl"

Best Actress

Cate Blanchett – "Carol"
Brie Larson – "Room"
Jennifer Lawrence – "Joy"
Charlotte Rampling – "45 Years"
Saoirse Ronan – "Brooklyn"
Charlize Theron – "Mad Max: Fury Road"

Best Supporting Actor

Paul Dano – "Love & Mercy"
Tom Hardy – "The Revenant"
Mark Ruffalo – "Spotlight"
Mark Rylance – "Bridge of Spies"
Michael Shannon – "99 Homes"
Sylvester Stallone – "Creed"

Best Supporting Actress

Jennifer Jason Leigh – "The Hateful Eight"
Rooney Mara – "Carol"
Rachel McAdams – "Spotlight"
Helen Mirren – "Trumbo"
Alicia Vikander – "The Danish Girl"
Kate Winslet – "Steve Jobs"

Best Young actor/ actress

Abraham Attah – "Beasts of No Nation"
RJ Cyler – "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl"
Shameik Moore – "Dope"
Milo Parker – "Mr. Holmes"
Jacob Tremblay – "Room"

Best Acting Ensemble

"The Big Short"
"The Hateful Eight"
"Straight Outta Compton"

Best Director

Todd Haynes – "Carol"
Alejandro González Iñárritu – "The Revenant"
Tom McCarthy – "Spotlight"
George Miller – "Mad Max: Fury Road"
Ridley Scott – "The Martian"
Steven Spielberg – "Bridge of Spies"

Best Original Screenplay

Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen – "Bridge of Spies"
Alex Garland – "Ex Machina"
Quentin Tarantino – "The Hateful Eight"
Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley – "Inside Out"
Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy – "Spotlight"

Best Adapted Screenplay

Charles Randolph and Adam McKay – "The Big Short"
Nick Hornby – "Brooklyn"
Drew Goddard – "The Martian"
Emma Donoghue – "Room"
Aaron Sorkin – "Steve Jobs"

Best Cinematography

"Carol" – Ed Lachman
"The Hateful Eight" – Robert Richardson
"Mad Max: Fury Road" – John Seale
"The Martian" – Dariusz Wolski
"The Revenant" – Emmanuel Lubezki
"Sicario" – Roger Deakins

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