Empire Award for Best British Film

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The Empire Award for Best British Film is one of the Empire Awards presented annually by Empire magazine to the best British film of the previous year. The Empire Award for Best British Film is one of six ongoing awards that have been handed out since the establishment of the Empire Awards in 1996 (the others being Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Best Newcomer). The winners are chosen each year by readers of Empire magazine.

Winners and nominees[edit]

In the list below, winners are listed first in bold, followed by the other nominees. The number of the ceremony (1st, 2nd, etc.) appears in parentheses after the awards year, linked to the article (if any) on that ceremony.

1990s[edit]

Year Film
1996 (1st)[1]
Shallow Grave
1997 (2nd)[2]
Trainspotting
1998 (3rd)[3]
The Full Monty
1999 (4th)[4]
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Elizabeth
My Name Is Joe
Sliding Doors
24/7

2000s[edit]

Year Film
2000 (5th)[5]
Notting Hill
2001 (6th)[6]
Billy Elliot
Angela’s Ashes
Chicken Run
Snatch
Topsy-Turvy
2002 (7th)[7]
Bridget Jones's Diary
Enigma
Lucky Break
Mike Bassett: England Manager
The Parole Officer
2003 (8th)[A][8]
28 Days Later
24 Hour Party People
About a Boy
Bend It Like Beckham
The Guru
2004 (9th)[9]
Love Actually
Bright Young Things
Calendar Girls
Johnny English
Young Adam
2005 (10th)[10]
Shaun of the Dead
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
Dead Man's Shoes
Enduring Love
Layer Cake
2006 (11th)[B][11]
Pride & Prejudice
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Stoned
The Descent
The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
2007 (12th)[12]
United 93
A Cock and Bull Story
Confetti
Starter for 10
The Queen
2008 (13th)[13]
Atonement
Control
Hot Fuzz
Sunshine
This Is England
2009 (14th)[14]
RocknRolla
Eden Lake
Hunger
In Bruges
Son of Rambow

2010s[edit]

Year Film
2010 (15th)[15][16]
Harry Brown
An Education
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
In the Loop
Nowhere Boy
2011 (16th)[17]
Kick-Ass
127 Hours
Four Lions
Monsters
The King's Speech
2012 (17th)[18]
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Attack the Block
The Inbetweeners Movie
Submarine
Tyrannosaur
2013 (18th)
Sightseers
Dredd
The Woman in Black
Les Misérables
Skyfall
2014 (19th)
The World's End
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa
Filth
Rush
Sunshine on Leith

Notes[edit]

A : The official name of the award in 2003 was called "Sky Movies Best British Film".
B : The 2006 awards had six nominees (instead of the usual five) for Best British Film.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Past Winners - 1996". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Past Winners - 1997". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Past Winners - 1998". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Past Winners - 1999". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Past Winners - 2000". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Empire Awards 2001". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Empire Awards 2002: Best British Film". Empire (Bauer Consumer Media) (#154): 56. April 2002. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Sky Movies Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2004. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2005. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2006. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2007. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  13. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2008. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2009. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  15. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2010. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  16. ^ Reynolds, Simon (February 25, 2010). "In Full: Empire Awards 2010 nominees". digitalspy.co.uk. Digital Spy. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  17. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2011. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  18. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2011. 

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