Nominees & Winners of The 3rd Annual WBAMMYs

These are all our nominees and winners of our annual award show, the WBAMMYs. Watch the video podcast episode here:

Best A24 movie not made by A24

The Winner: Pig

Pig (Courtesy of NEON)

The Runner-ups: Malcolm and Marie, The Power of the Dog, CODA

BEST ACTOR

The Winner: Simon Rex

Simon Rex in Red Rokcet (Courtesy of A24)

The Runner-ups: Nic Cage (Pig), Jeremy Strong (Succession, Jason Sudekis (Ted Lasso), Hamish Linklater (Midnight Mass), Willem Dafoe (Spider-Man: No Way Home), Oscar Issac (The Card Counter), Benedict Cumberbatch (The Power of the Dog)

BEST ACTRESS

The Winner: Alana Haim (Licorice Pizza)

Licorice Pizza (Courtesy of MGM and Focus Features)

The Runner-ups: Kristen Stewart (Spencer), Rebecca Ferguson (Dune), Kate Winslet (Mare of Easttown), Annie Murphy (Kevin Can F*** Himself), Jodie Comer (The Last Duel), Renate Reinsve (The Worst Person In the World)

Best Original Music

The Winner: Inside

Bo Burnham: Inside (Courtesy of Netflix)

The Runner-ups: Dune, Squid Game, The Power of the Dog, The White Lotus

Best Needle Drop

The Winner: Let Me Roll It (Licorice Pizza)

The Runner-ups: Light House (Titane), All I Need Is A Miracle (Spencer), Bye Bye Bye (Red Rocket)

BEST PICTURE

The Winner: Licorice Pizza

Licorice Pizza (Courtesy of MGM and Focus Features)

The Runner-ups: Dune, The Green Knight, Judas and the Black Messiah, House of Gucci, Inside, The French Dispatch, Pig, Red Rocket

BEST SCREENPLAY

The Winner: Station Eleven

Station Eleven (Courtesy of HBO Max)

The Runner-ups: Pig, Malignant, Shiva Baby, The Green Knight, Licorice Pizza, The Power of the Dog, The White Lotus

Best Theatrical Experience

The Winner: Dune

Dune (Courtesy of Warner Bros)

The Runner-ups: Nobody, The Green Knight, House of Gucci, F9, Old, No Time To Die, Quiet Place 2, Spider-Man: No Way Home

Best TV episode

The Winner: I Think You Should Leave S2E2

I Think You Should Leave (Courtesy of Netflix)

The Runner-ups: How To With John Wilson S2E3, Succession S3E9, Midnight Mass E7, Invincible E8, Squid Game E6, Station Eleven E5

Biggest Surprise

The Winner: Station Eleven

Station Eleven (Courtesy of HBO Max)

The Runner-ups: For All Mankind, Inside, House Of Gucci, Nobody, Loki, West Side Story, Dune

M. Night Bimbo Award for the movie that looks great but is pretty dumb

The Winner: Old

The Runner-ups: No Time To Die, Last Night in Soho, Reminiscence

Cool Experiment Award

The Winner: The Matrix Resurrections

The Matrix Resurrections (Courtesy of Warner Bros)

The Runner-ups: Kevin Can F*** Himself, The Snyder Cut, Old, Malignant

Craftsmanship Award

The Winner: The French Dispatch

The Runner-ups: The Green Knight, Dune

Cultural Relevance Award

The Winner: Squid Game

The Runner-ups: Inside, Old, F9, Succession, Spider-Man, Dune, Olivia Rodrigo

Denzel Washington Award for performance oozing with movie star charisma

The Winner: Dev Patel in The Green Knight

The Runner-ups: Denzel Washington in The Tragedy of Macbeth, Jason Momoa in Dune, Lady Gaga in House of Gucci, Gabriel Malignant, Oscar Isaac in The Card Counter

Good For You Bud Award

The Winner: Zack Snyder

The Runner-ups: Edgar Wright, James Gunn, Sam Levinson

Handyman Award for the movie that could improve the most by fixing one thing

The Winner: F9 (John Cena)

The Runner-ups: No Time To Die (Rami Malek), A Quiet Place Pt 2 (the ending), Last Night in Soho, The Tragedy of Macbeth

Honestly Visually Stunning Award

The Winner: The Green Knight

The Runner-ups: Dune, Pig, The French Dispatch, The Tragedy of Macbeth

I Hope It Doesn’t Tank Award

The Winner: Reservation Dogs

The Runner-ups: The White Lotus, Squid Game, Loki, Hacks

Jaleel White Award for scene-stealing side character in a comedy

The Winner: Jared Leto in House of Gucci

The Runner-ups: Andrew Garfield in Spider-Man, Gabriel in Malignant, Harriet Sansom Harris in Licorice Pizza, Patti Harrison in I Think You Should Leave

Leap of Faith Award for the movie moment that asks the most from the audience

The Winner: Gabriel’s Reveal (Malignant)

The Runner-ups: House of Gucci (when Paolo speaks), Malcolm and Marie (Zendaya not leaving after minute 10), Eternals (Paperboy did Hiroshima)

Michael Mann Award for outstanding achievement in Dad Cinema

The Winner: Nobody

The Runner-ups: No Time to Die, The Last Duel, Joe Bell

Missed Opportunity Award

The Winner: Y The Last Man

The Runner-ups: Falcon and Winter Soldier, Black Widow, Reminiscence, Conjuring 3, Halloween Kills, Malcolm and Marie

Most delightful joyous good time

The Winner: Licorice Pizza

The Runner-ups: The Great British Bake-off, Red Rocket

Most Disappointing

The Winner: Last Night In Soho

The Runner-ups: Wandavision, The Suicide Squad

Most ethically questionable onscreen couple

The Winner: Mikey and Strawberry (Red Rocket)

The Runner-ups: Gary and Alana (Licorice Pizza), Timmy and Franny D (The French Dispatch), Uncle Phil and Peter (The Power of the Dog), Tony and Maria (West Side Story), Malcolm and Marie

Most Overrated

The Winner: Belfast

The Runner-ups: WandaVision, The Suicide Squad

Most Tears aka The Gut Punch Award

The Winner: Station Eleven

The Runner-ups: Ted Lasso, For All Mankind

Most Underrated Performance

The Winner: Lakeith Stanfield (Judas and the Black Messiah)

The Runner-ups: Rebecca Fergusson in Dune, Winston Duke in Nine Days, Dev Patel in The Green Knight, Cooper Hoffman in Licorice Pizza

Nostalgia Award

The Winner: Spider-Man No Way Home

The Runner-ups: The Beatles Get Back

Oh yeah I didn’t see that I’ll have to check it out award

The Winner: Drive My Car

The Runner-ups: The Worst Person in the World, The Last Duel, Belfast, Spencer, C’mon C’mon, Nightmare Alley, Mass

SCENE OF THE YEAR

The Winner: The Ending Montage (The Green Knight)

The Runner-ups: Bus fight (Nobody), first worm attack (Dune), opening number (In the Heights), Gabriel arrives in the jail cell (Malignant), Nic Cage talks with the chef (Pig), Cuba (No Time To Die)

Most Overlooked aka Le Underrated Gem aka The Straggler Award (for the best movie furthest from the top 10)

The Winner: Shiva Baby

The Runner-ups: Nine Days, tick tick boom, Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, The Mitchells vs the Machines, The Lost Daughter, In The Heights, Luca

The Limitless Award for the One that Wasn’t Great But Stole Your Heart

The Winner: F9

The Runner-ups: Matrix 4, Old, Last Night in Soho, Venom 2, Malignant

Who Asked For This?

The Winner: Cinderella

The Runner-ups: Tom and Jerry, Malcolm and Marie, Space Jam 2,

Winner of the Year

The Winner: HBO MAX

The Runner-ups: Squid Game, Bo Burnham, Ridley Scott, Denis Villeneuve, Andrew Garfield, Zendaya, Timmy

WTF award

The Winner: Titane

The Runner-ups: Malignant, Venom Let There Be Carnage, The Suicide Squad, Jared Leto in House of Gucci

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