'Boyhood' Snags Best Picture, Best Director from Los Angeles Film Critics

December 9, 2014 12:00 PM

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Boyhood has been greeted with critical acclaim at all the film festival circuits. When it was first released over the summer, reviewers praised it, "calling it 'as real as magic gets' and worth 'a thousand more superlatives.'"

Director Richard Linklater certainly took a leap of faith when he embarked to film this 12 year story, but the gamble has proven to have paid off, with Boyhood also taking home five awards from the Boston Society of Film Critics as well as more honors from the New York Film Critics Circle.

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