The Critics' Choice Awards are given out annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association.
Here's a look at what movies and actors took home the most significant hardware at the event last night:
Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire
Best Actor: Sean Penn, Milk
Best Actress: Anne Hathaway, Rachel Getting Married
Best Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight
Best Supporting Actress: Kate Winslet, The Reader