Little Children

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Little Children is a 2006 drama movie based on the novel of the same name. Actress Kate Winslet plays a reluctant housewife and mother from Boston in the film.

Cast[change | change source]

Reception[change | change source]

Reviews of Little Children were mostly positive. The movie got an 80% rating from the Rotten Tomatoes.[1]

Top ten lists[change | change source]

Little Children was listed on many critics' top ten lists.[2]

Accolades[change | change source]

Award Category Recipients and nominees Outcome
Academy Awards Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Nominated
Best Adapted Screenplay Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Alliance of Women Film Journalists Best Drama by or About Women Todd Field Won
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
BAFTA Awards Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Film Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa, Todd Field Nominated
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Writer Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Screenplay Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards Best Picture Todd Field Nominated
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Deauville American Film Festival Grand Special Prize Todd Field Nominated
Dublin Film Critics' Circle Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Empire Awards Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Golden Globe Awards Best Motion Picture - Drama Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa, Todd Field Nominated
Best Actress - Motion Picture, Drama Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Screenplay- Motion Picture Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Gotham Awards Best Film Todd Field Nominated
Iowa Film Critics Awards Best Picture Todd Field Won
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
London Film Critics' Circle British Actress of the Year Kate Winslet Nominated
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Best Music Thomas Newman Won
National Society of Film Critics Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Nominated
New York Film Critics Circle Awards Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
OFTA Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Best Screenplay - Adapted Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Best Casting Belinda Monte & Todd Thaler Nominated
Online Film Critics Society Awards Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Best Screenplay - Adapted Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Palm Springs International Film Festival Desert Palm Achievement Awar Kate Winslet Won
Visionary Award Todd Field Won
San Francisco Film Critics Circle Best Picture Todd Field Won
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Best Screenplay - Adapted Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Won
Satellite Awards Best Film - Drama Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa, Todd Field Nominated
Best Actress - Drama Kate Winslet Nominated
Best Actor - Drama Patrick Wilson Nominated
Best Screenplay - Adapted Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role Jackie Earle Haley Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role Kate Winslet Nominated
Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards Best Picture Todd Field Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Jackie Earle Haley Won
Writers Guild of America Awards Best Adapted Screenplay Todd Field & Tom Perrotta Nominated
Vancouver Film Critics Circle Best Picture Todd Field Nominated
Best Actress Kate Winslet Nominated

References[change | change source]

  1. "Little Children". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  2. "Metacritic: 2006 Film Critic Top Ten Lists". February 12, 2010.
  3. Denby, David (December 11, 2006). "Memorable Movies of 2006" – via www.newyorker.com.