The 2014 Oscars: And the Nominees Are…

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 OSCARS-2013

It is that time of year again.  It’s not rabbit season or duck season, it’s Oscar season. Early this morning Thor a.k.a. Chris Hemsworth helped announce the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards.  The nominees this year are not thunderous surprises but rather clear picks with a sprinkling of snubbing.  Check out the full list of nominees below to see if you notice anyone missing from the list. Then click here to check out Matt Marshall’s article on what we can learn from this list about the upcoming Oscars.

BEST PICTURE

  • American Hustle
  • Captain Phillips
  • Dallas Buyers Club
  • Gravity
  • Her
  • Nebraska
  • Philomena
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST DIRECTOR

  • David O. RussellAmerican Hustle
  • Alfonso CuarónGravity
  • Alexander Payne Nebraska
  • Steve McQueen12 Years a Slave
  • Martin Scorsese- The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST ACTOR

  • Christian BaleAmerican Hustle
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor12 Years a Slave
  • Bruce DernNebraska
  • Matthew McConaugheyDallas Buyers Club
  • Leonardo DiCaprioThe Wolf of Wall Street

 BEST ACTRESS

  • Amy Adams – American Hustle
  • Judi Dench – Philomena
  • Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine
  • Meryl Streep – August: Osage County
  • Sandra Bullock – Gravity

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

  • Sally HawkinsBlue Jasmine
  • Julia Roberts August: Osage County
  • Jennifer LawrenceAmerican Hustle
  • June SquibbNebraska
  • Lupita Nyong’o12 Years a Slave

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

  • Barkhad AbdiCaptain Phillips
  • Bradley CooperAmerican Hustle
  • Michael Fassbender12 Years a Slave
  • Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club
  • Jonah HillThe Wolf of Wall Street

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

  • The Croods
  • Frozen
  • Despicable Me 2
  • Ernest & Celestine
  • The Wind Rises

CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • The Grandmaster – Philippe Le Sourd
  • Gravity –  Emmanuel Lubezki
  • Inside Llewyn Davis – Bruno Delbonnel
  • NebraskaPhedon Papmichael
  • Prisoners –  Roger A. Deakins

COSTUME DESIGN

  • American Hustle – Michael Wilkinson
  • The Grandmaster – William Chang Suk Ping
  • The Great Gatsby – Catherine Martin
  • The Invisible Woman – Michael O’Connor
  • 12 Years a Slave – Patricia Norris

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

  • The Act of Killing
  • Cutie and the Boxer
  • Dirty Wars
  • The Square
  • 20 Feet from Stardom

 DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT

  • CaveDigger
  • Facing Fear
  • Karama Has No Walls
  • The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life
  • Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall

FILM EDITING

  • American Hustle – Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers and Alan Baumgarten
  • Captain Phillips – Christopher Rouse
  • Dallas Buyers Club – John Mac McMurphy and Martin Pensa
  • Gravity – Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger
  • 12 Years a Slave – Joe Walker

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

  • The Broken Circle Breakdown – Belgium
  • The Great Beauty – Italy
  • The Hunt – Denmark
  • The Missing Picture – Cambodia
  • Omar – Palestine

MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING

  • Dallas Buyers Club – Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews
  • Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa – Stephen Prouty
  • The Lone Ranger – Joel Harlow and Gloria Pasqua-Casny

ORIGINAL SCORE

  • The Book Thief – John Williams
  • Gravity – Steven Price
  • Her – William Butler and Owen Pallett
  • Philomena – Alexandre Desplat
  • Saving Mr. Banks– Thomas Newman

ORIGINAL SONG

  • “Alone Yet Not Alone” from ALONE YET NOT ALONE – Music by Bruce Broughton; Lyric by Dennis Spiegel
  • “Happy” from DESPICABLE ME 2 – Music and Lyric by Pharrell Williams
  • “Let It Go” from FROZEN –  Music and Lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
  • “The Moon Song” from HER – Music by Karen O; Lyric by Karen O and Spike Jonze
  • “Ordinary Love” from MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM – Music by Paul Hewson, Dave Evans, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen; Lyric by Paul Hewson

PRODUCTION DESIGN

  • American Hustle – Judy Becker (Production Design); Heather Loeffler (Set Decoration)
  • Gravity – Andy Nicholson (Production Design); Rosie Goodwin and Joanne Woollard (Set Decoration)
  • The Great Gatsby – Catherine Martin (Production Design); Beverley Dunn (Set Decoration)
  • Her – K.K. Barrett (Production Design); Gene Serdena (Set Decoration)
  • 12 Years a Slave – Adam Stockhausen (Production Design); Alice Baker (Set Decoration)

SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)

  • Feral
  • Get a Horse!
  • Mr. Hublot
  • Possessions
  • Room on the Broom

 SHORT FILM (LIVE ACTION)

  • Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn’t Me)
  • Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just Before Losing Everything)
  • Helium
  • Pitääkö Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?)
  • The Voorman Problem

SOUND EDITING

  • All Is Lost – Steve Boeddeker and Richard Hymns
  • Captain Phillips – Oliver Tarney
  • Gravity – Glenn Freemantle
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Brent Burge
  • Lone Survivor – Wylie Stateman

SOUND MIXING

  • Captain Phillips – Chris Burdon, Mark Taylor, Mike Prestwood Smith and Chris Munro
  • Gravity – Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Christopher Boyes, Michael Hedges, Michael Semanick and Tony Johnson
  • Inside Llewyn Davis – Skip Lievsay, Greg Orloff and Peter F. Kurland
  • Lone Survivor – Andy Koyama, Beau Borders and David Brownlow

VISUAL EFFECTS

  • Gravity – Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk and Neil Corbould
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton and Eric Reynolds
  • Iron Man 3 – Christopher Townsend, Guy Williams, Erik Nash and Dan Sudick
  • The Lone Ranger – Tim Alexander, Gary Brozenich, Edson Williams and John Frazier
  • Star Trek Into Darkness – Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Ben Grossmann and Burt Dalton

WRITING (Adapted Screenplay)

  • Before Midnight – Written by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke
  • Captain Phillips – Screenplay by Billy Ray
  • Philomena – Screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope
  • 12 Years a Slave – Screenplay by John Ridley
  • The Wolf of Wall Street – Screenplay by Terence Winter

WRITING (Original Screenplay)

  • American Hustle – Written by Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell
  • Blue Jasmine – Written by Woody Allen
  • Dallas Buyers Club – Written by Craig Borten & Melisa Wallack
  • Her – Written by Spike Jonze
  • Nebraska Written by Bob Nelson

 

Anyone you feel should be on here but are missing? Leave a comment and let us know what you think of this years picks.



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