While the stage at last night's Critics' Choice Awards saw many memorable moments, and there was plenty of excitement in the audience as well. Dustin Hoffman  congratulated George Clooney  on his big win and Leonardo DiCaprio  snapped a cute picture of himself. Charlize Theron  and her Young Adult writer Diablo Cody got together to chat while The Help's Emma Stone , Jessica Chastain, and Ahna O'Reilly shared a laugh. Click through for all the candid convos inside the show!
George Clooney  and Viola Davis shared their winning moment.
The cast of The Help toasted to their big win.
Michelle Williams 's cutout back was on display during a chat while pal Busy Philipps waited nearby.
Leonardo DiCaprio  snapped a pic with some fans.
Dustin Hoffman  congratulated George Clooney  on his win.
Charlize Theron  wrapped her arms around her mom, Greta.
Jessica Chastain, Emma Stone , and Ahna O'Reilly got excited.
George Clooney  and Stacy Keibler posed for a picture inside.
Elizabeth Olsen got a laugh from Judy Greer while Shailene Woodley watched on.
Back to Black
Chloe Moretz and Evan Rachel Wood were both in black.
Brad Pitt  snuck up behind George Clooney  at his table.
Diablo Cody and Charlize Theron  hugged it out.
Charlize Theron  watched the action.
Face to Face
Brad Pitt  and Diane Kruger  shared a chat during a commercial break.
Michelle Williams  and Busy Philipps checked a phone.
The cast of The Help posed backstage after their big win.
Talk It Out
Charlize Theron  took a minute to chat with Chloe Moretz.
Leonardo DiCaprio  hung out at his table with his dad, George, and Martin Scorsese .
Brad Pitt  and his long hair made their way through the tables.
The Help's Jessica Chastain and Emma Stone  celebrated their best ensemble cast win.
Table to Table
Ides of March costars George Clooney  and Evan Rachel Wood got together to talk.
Diane Kruger  accepted praise from Sir Ben Kingsley.
Stacy Keibler and George Clooney  shared a sweet moment in the middle of the show.
Jessica Chastain and Isabelle Fuhrman met up inside.
Charlize Theron  sat next to her mom, Greta.
The Help's Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer got excited after they both picked up awards.
Just the Boys
Leonardo DiCaprio  and his dad, George, hung out with Music + Film honoree Martin Scorsese .
Judy Greer and Shailene Woodley had a moment.
Funny ladies Melissa McCarthy  and Maya Rudolph kept in touch.
Buddies Brad Pitt  and George Clooney  had a laugh.