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L.A. Film Critics name 'Amour' 2012's best, praise 'The Master'
L.A. Film Critics name 'Amour' 2012's best, praise 'The Master'

After being snubbed by major critics groups this award season, “The Master” got a boost Sunday from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. The Paul Thomas Anderson-directed film was awarded more prizes than any other film, taking home honors for the filmmaker, lead actor Joaquin Phoenix, supporting actress Amy Adams and production design. But the film couldn’t steal the best picture title from “Amour,” Michael Haneke’s Palme d’Or-winning French drama about an aging married couple. Instead, “The Master” had to settle for runner-up. Still, the picture fared far better with LAFCA than other critics: the movie about a boisterous leader of a...

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