10 Days of Oscar – My Nominees

If I could vote for the Academy Awards here are what I would’ve nominated in some of the most important categories. Check back tomorrow to see the winners!

Best Cinematography

  • The Tree of Life
  • Melancholia
  • Hugo
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • War Horse

Best Score

  • Hugo
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Shame
  • War Horse
  • The Artist
Art Direction
  • Hugo
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
  • War Horse
  • The Artist
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Hugo
  • Moneyball
  • Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • War Horse
  • The Help
Best Original Screenplay
  • Bridesmaids
  • Midnight in Paris
  • Young Adult
  • The Artist
  • Beginners
Best Supporting Actor
  • Keneth Branagh, My Week With Marilyn
  • Alan Rickman, Harry Potter
  • Patton Oswalt, Young Adult
  • Brad Pitt, Tree of Life
  • Christopher Plummer, Beginners
Best Supporting Actress
  • Jessica Chastain, The Help
  • Berenice Bejo, The Artist
  • Octavia Spencer, The Help
  • Shailene Woodley, The Descendants
  • Carey Mulligan, Shame

Best Actor

  • Jean Dujardin, The Artist
  • Brad Pitt, Moneyball
  • George Clooney, The Descendants
  • Michael Fassbender, Shame
  • Ewan McGregor, Beginners

Best Actress

  • Viola Davis, The Help
  • Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn
  • Charlize Theron, Young Adult
  • Rooney Mara, Dragon Tattoo
  • Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady

Best Director

  • Terrence Malick, The Tree of Life
  • Martin Scorsese, Hugo
  • Michael Hazanavicius, The Artist
  • Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris
  • Jason Reitman, Young Adult

Best Picture

The Tree of Life

The Help


The Artist

Young Adult

War Horse



The Descendants

Midnight in Paris


*Let me explain: You might be surprised to find Drive on my list of Best Picture nominees after the mixed review of the movie I wrote after my initial viewing. I recently re-watched the film, knowing exactly what to expect and this time I was able to really appreciate the simple brilliance of the movie.


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