Oscar Nominations

Discussion in 'The Clubhouse Bar' started by An Tarbh, Jan 24, 2007.

  1. An Tarbh

    An Tarbh Guest

    Surprised there hasn't been a thread on this already, I know award shows are ten a penny but there's still something about the Oscars.

    Anyway for those interested here's all the nominations.

    Best Motion Picture of the Year
    The Departed
    Letters From Iwo Jima
    Little Miss Sunshine
    The Queen

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
    Leonardo DiCaprio - Blood Diamond
    Ryan Gosling - Half Nelson
    Peter O'Toole - Venus
    Will Smith - The Pursuit of Happyness
    Forest Whitaker -The Last King of Scotland

    Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
    Penelope Cruz - Volver
    Judi Dench - Notes on a Scandal
    Helen Mirren - The Queen
    Meryl Streep - The Devil Wears Prada
    Kate Winslet - Little Children

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
    Eddie Murphy -Dreamgirls
    Alan Arkin - Little Miss Sunshine
    Jackie Earle Haley - Little Children
    Djimon Hounsou - Blood Diamond
    Mark Wahlberg - The Departed

    Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
    Jennifer Hudson - Dreamgirls
    Adriana Barraza - Babel
    Cate Blanchett - Notes on a Scandal
    Abigail Breslin - Little Miss Sunshine
    Rinko Kikuchi - Babel

    Best Achievement in Directing
    Martin Scorsese - The Departed
    Clint Eastwood - Letters From Iwo Jima
    Stephen Frears - The Queen
    Paul Greengrass - United 93
    Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu - Babel

    Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
    Babel - Guillermo Arriaga
    Letters from Iwo Jima - Iris Yamashita
    Little Miss Sunshine - Michael Arndt
    Pan's Labyrinth - Guillermo del Toro
    The Queen (2006) - Peter Morgan

    Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
    Borat - Sacha Baron Cohen, Anthony Hines, Peter Baynham, Dan Mazer, Todd Phillips
    Children of Men - Alfonso Cuarón, Timothy J. Sexton, David Arata, Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby
    The Departed - William Monahan
    Little Children - Todd Field, Tom Perrotta
    Notes on a Scandal - Patrick Marber

    Best Achievement in Cinematography
    The Black Dahlia - Vilmos Zsigmond
    Children of Men - Emmanuel Lubezki
    The Illusionist - Dick Pope
    Pan's Labyrinth - Guillermo Navarro
    The Prestige - Wally Pfister

    Best Achievement in Editing
    Babel - Douglas Crise, Stephen Mirrione
    Blood Diamond - Richard Chew, Steven Rosenblum
    Children of Men - Alfonso Cuarón, Alex Rodríguez
    The Departed - Thelma Schoonmaker
    United 93 - Clare Douglas, Richard Pearson, Christopher Rouse

    Best Achievement in Art Direction
    The Good Shepherd
    Pan's Labyrinth
    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
    The Prestige

    Best Achievement in Costume Design
    Curse Of The Golden Flower - Chung Man Yee
    The Devil Wears Prada - Patricia Field
    Dreamgirls - Sharen Davis
    Marie Antoinette - Milena Canonero
    The Queen - Consolata Boyle

    Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score
    Babel - Gustavo Santaolalla
    The Good German - Thomas Newman
    Notes on a Scandal - Philip Glass
    Pan's Labyrinth - Javier Navarrete
    The Queen - Alexandre Desplat

    Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
    An Inconvenient Truth - "I Need To Wake Up"
    Dreamgirls - "Listen"
    Dreamgirls - "Love You I Do"
    Cars - "Our Town"
    Dreamgirls - "Patience"

    Best Achievement in Makeup
    Pan's Labyrinth

    Best Achievement in Sound
    Blood Diamond
    Flags of Our Fathers
    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - Paul Massey, Christopher Boyes, Lee Orloff

    Best Achievement in Sound Editing
    Blood Diamond
    Flags of Our Fathers
    Letters from Iwo Jima
    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - Christopher Boyes, George Watters

    Best Achievement in Visual Effects
    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - John Knoll, Hal T. Hickel, Charles Gibson, Allen Hall
    Superman Returns - Mark Stetson, Richard R. Hoover, Neil Corbould, Jon Thum

    Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
    Happy Feet
    Monster House

    Best Foreign Language Film of the Year
    After the Wedding
    Days of Glory
    Pan's Labyrinth
    The Lives of Others

    Best Documentary, Features
    Deliver Us from Evil
    An Inconvenient Truth
    Iraq in Fragments
    Jesus Camp
    My Country My Country

    Best Documentary, Short Subjects
    The Blood of Yingzhou District
    Recycled Life
    Rehearsing a Dream
    Two Hands

    Best Short Film, Animated
    The Danish Poet
    The Little Matchgirl
    No Time for Nuts

    Best Short Film, Live Action
    Binta and the Great Idea
    One Too Many
    Helmer & Son
    The Saviour
    West Bank Story

    Honourary Award
    Ennio Morricone

    Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
    Sherry Lansing

    Forest Whitaker must have best actor sewn up already but I would question whether he was the lead role in the film, think he should have been nominated for Supporting actor. It's certainly a very international feel to the nominations though.
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  3. DC

    DC Guest

    little miss sunshine what a joke, that movie was so shitty.
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