In a gathering today at Manhattan’s Walter Reade theatre, the NYFCO (New York Film Critics Online) voted on the following awards: Best PictureAvatar (20th Century Fox….LITTLE BIT OF A GEEKY CHOICE BUT WE’RE TALKING ONLINE HERE…FINE); Best ActorJeff Bridges (Crazy Heart); Best ActressMeryl Streep (Julie & Julia…WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU GUYS?); Best DirectorKathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker…GOOD MOVE).

Plus Best Supporting ActorChristoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds…ZELIGS!); Best Supporting ActressMo’Nique (Precious…GOATS PRODDED BY SHEPHERD’S STAFF…baaaah); Best ScreenplayInglourious Basterds, Quentin Tarantino; Best DocumentaryThe Cove (Roadside Attractions); Best Foreign Language –The White Ribbon (Sony Classics); Best Animated feature — Up (Disney/Pixar).