It is also the third year in a row that a direct-to-streaming animated film has won the Critics Choice animation honor.
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‘Pinocchio,’ ‘Marcel the Shell with Shoes On,’ ‘Puss in Boots: The Last Wish,’ and ‘Turning Red’ have emerged as the key contenders this award season.
Two of the frontrunners in the Oscar race for best animated feature traded awards on Sunday evening.
Three Disney films are up against “Flee” and “The Mitchells vs. the Machines.”
For the first time in 22 years, the awards are not honoring animated features, which are now included in the spin-off Critics Choice Super Awards.
“The Jungle Book” and “Zootopia” were recognized tonight by the Critics’ Choice Awards.
This year’s topsy-turvy animation award season shows no signs of letting up; after being shut out of the Oscars, ‘The Lego Movie’ won the Critics’ Choice Movie Award tonight for best animated feature.