And the Oscar Nominees Are…

The nominees are in for the 84th Annual Academy Awards. Hugo and The Artist both came in as the big nominee holders, with eleven and ten nominations each, respectively. Moneyball and War Horse were the next nominee leaders, with six each. You can read the full list of nominees below.

Best Motion Picture of the Year


The Artist (2011)

The Descendants (2011)

The Help (2011)

Hugo (2011/II)

Moneyball (2011)

War Horse (2011)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role


Jean Dujardin for The Artist (2011)

Brad Pitt for Moneyball (2011)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role


Bérénice Bejo for The Artist (2011)

Jessica Chastain for The Help (2011)

Janet McTeer for Albert Nobbs (2011)

Octavia Spencer for The Help (2011)

Best Achievement in Directing


Martin Scorsese for Hugo (2011/II)

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

Best Animated Feature Film of the Year


A Cat in Paris (2010)

Chico & Rita (2010)

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Puss in Boots (2011)

Rango (2011)

Best Foreign Language Film of the Year


Bullhead (2011): Michael R. Roskam (Belgium)

Footnote (2011): Joseph Cedar (Israel)

In Darkness (2011): Agnieszka Holland (Poland)

Monsieur Lazhar (2011): Philippe Falardeau (Canada)

A Separation (2011): Asghar Farhadi (Iran)

Best Achievement in Cinematography

Best Achievement in Costume Design


Anonymous (2011/I): Lisy Christl

Hugo (2011/II): Sandy Powell

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song


The Muppets (2011): Bret McKenzie (“Man or Muppet”)

Rio (2011): Sergio MendesCarlinhos BrownSiedah Garrett (“Real in Rio”)

Best Short Film, Live Action

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