The Los Angeles Film Critics Assocation has named WALL-E the best film of 2008, with The Dark Knight as runner-up. The other major award winners are: best director, Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire); best actress, Sally Hawkins (Happy-Go-Lucky); best actor, Sean Penn (Milk); best screenplay, Mike Leigh (Happy-Go-Lucky); best supporting actress, Penelope Cruz (Elegy / Vicky Cristina Barcelona); and best supporting actor, Heath Ledger (The Dark Knight).