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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Oscar Nominations 2011

Morning all.  Today marks the day the nominations are announced for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards for the ceremony on February 27th.  I am typing this AS the nominations are being announced, and will provide any links that are available to titles already available for purchase at Amazon.  Deeper information can be found at Oscar.com as well.  Enjoy!

Best Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role: 
Best Performance By An Actor In A Supporting Role:
Christian Bale for The Fighter (2010)

Best Original Screenplay:

Best Adapted Screenplay:

Best Foreign Language Film:
Dogtooth (2009): Giorgos Lanthimos(Greece)
Incendies (2010): Denis Villeneuve(Canada)
Best Animated Feature Film:
Toy Story 3 (2010)

Best Performance By An Actress In A Leading Role:
Best Performance By An Actor In A Leading Role:
Best Achievement In Directing:
Best Motion Picture Of The Year:
127 Hours (2010)
Black Swan (2010)
Inception (2010)
True Grit (2010)
The King's Speech won 12 nominations, with "True Grit" following with 10.  "Toy Story 3" is the highest grossing film nominated this year for Best Picture, and only the third animated feature ever nominated.

So there you have it, the list of nominees for this year's Academy Awards.  I will not be posting the winners as they are announced on February 27th, but will follow in the morning afterwards with the complete list of winners and an updated list of Amazon links, allowing you to purchase titles right from the blog.  Oh, and in case there is any confusion, I'm not all of a sudden taking a month-long break, so remember to keep the popcorn warm for me!

1 comment:

  1. OMG - the only movies I saw from these lists are "Toy Story 3" and "How to train your dragon"

    Nothing else needs to be said for you to know a whole lot about me at this point.