Oscar noms announced

22 Jan

Here’s a list of this year’s Academy Award nominations. Share your thoughts!

Best Picture
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
“Frost/Nixon”
“Milk”
The Reader
Slumdog Millionaire

Actor
Richard Jenkins, “The Visitor”
Frank Langella, “Frost/Nixon”
Sean Penn, “Milk”
Brad Pitt, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Mickey Rourke, “The Wrestler

Actress
Anne Hathaway, “Rachel Getting Married”
Angelina Jolie, “Changeling
Melissa Leo, “Frozen River
Meryl Streep, “Doubt”
Kate Winslet, “The Reader”

Supporting Actor
Josh Brolin, “Milk”
Robert Downey Jr., “Tropic Thunder
Philip Seymour Hoffman, “Doubt”
Heath Ledger, “The Dark Knight
Michael Shannon, “Revolutionary Road

Supporting Actress
Amy Adams, “Doubt”
Penelope Cruz, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Viola Davis, “Doubt”
Taraji P. Henson, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Marisa Tomei, “The Wrestler”

Director
David Fincher
, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Ron Howard, “Frost/Nixon”
Gus Van Sant, “Milk”
Stephen Daldry, “The Reader”
Danny Boyle, “Slumdog Millionaire”

Foreign Film
“The Baader Meinhof Complex,” Germany
“The Class,” France
“Departures,” Japan
“Revanche,” Austria
Waltz With Bashir,” Israel

Adapted Screenplay
Eric Roth and Robin Swicord, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
John Patrick Shanley, “Doubt”
Peter Morgan, “Frost/Nixon”
David Hare, “The Reader”
Simon Beaufoy, “Slumdog Millionaire”

Original Screenplay
Courtney Hunt, “Frozen River”
Mike Leigh, “Happy-Go-Lucky”
Martin McDonagh, “In Bruges”
Dustin Lance Black, “Milk”
Andrew Stanton, Jim Reardon and Pete Docter, “WALL-E”

Animated Feature Film
“Bolt”
Kung Fu Panda
“WALL-E”

For a complete list, visit the Academy Awards Web site.

What do y’all think about this year’s nominations? Talk back!

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