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Boyhood Ethan Hawke, Eller Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater
Boyhood took the top prize from the Houston Film Critics Society and five other awards. Pictured here, from left, Lorelei Linklater, Ethan Hawke and Eller Coltrane. Courtesy photo
Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler
Jake Gyllenhaal was named Best Actor for his role in Nightcrawler. Photo by Chuck Zlotnick
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie took two awards. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Grand Budapest Hotel took two awards. Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures
J.K. Simmons in Whiplash
J.K. Simmons was named Best Supporting Actor for his role in Whiplash. Photo by Daniel McFadden/Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics