PLANET OF THE APES, SUPER 8 Run Rings Around Competition at SATURN AWARDS

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror handed out the annual Saturn Awards Thursday night, and it was a big night for intelligent apes, aliens, and meth cooks. They also won a lot of trophies at the ceremonies!


Best Science Fiction Film
Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Best Fantasy Film
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2

Best Horror/Thriller Film
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Best Action/Adventure Film
Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol

Best Actor
Michael Shannon (Take Shelter)

Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst (Melancholia)

Best Supporting Actor
Andy Serkis (Rise of the Planet of the Apes)

Best Supporting Actress
Emily Blunt (The Adjustment Bureau)

Best Performance by a Younger Actor
Joel Courtney (Super 8)

Best Director
J.J. Abrams (Super 8)

Best Writing
Jeff Nichols (Take Shelter)

Best Music
Michael Giacchino (Super 8)

Best Editor
Paul Hirsch (Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol)

Best Production Design
Dante Ferretti (Hugo)

Best Costume
Alexandra Byrne (Thor)

Best Make-Up
Dave Elsey, Fran Needham, Conor O’Sullivan (X-Men: First Class)

Best Special Effects
Dan Lemmon, Joe Letteri, R. Christopher White, Daniel Barrett (Rise of the Planet of the Apes)

Best International Film
The Skin I Live In

Best Animated Film
Puss in Boots


Best Network Television Series
Fringe (Fox)

Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series
Breaking Bad (AMC)

Best Television Presentation (10 episodes or less)
The Walking Dead (AMC)

Best Youth-Oriented Television Series
Teen Wolf (MTV)

Best Actor on Television
Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad)

Best Actress on Television
Anna Torv (Fringe)

Best Supporting Actor on Television
Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad)

Best Supporting Actress on Television
Michelle Forbes (The Killing)

Best Guest Star on Television
Tom Skerritt (Leverage)


Best DVD/BD Release
(tie) Atlas Shrugged, Part One and The Perfect Host

Best DVD/BD Special Edition Release
Giorgio Moroder Presents Metropolis

Best DVD/BD Collection Release
Stanley Kubrick: The Essential Collection

Best DVD/BD Television Series Release
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena


The Life Career Award
Frank Oz

The Life Career Award
James Remar

The Filmmakers Showcase Award
Drew Goddard

The Milestone Award
The Simpsons

The Innovator Award
Robert Kirkman



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