The Oscars were announced this morning. I've listed some of the noms below. In green I've highlighted the performances I've seen. It looks like I've got a lot of movies to see.
Performance by an actor in a leading role
- George Clooney in "Michael Clayton" (Warner Bros.)
- Daniel Day-Lewis in "There Will Be Blood" (Paramount Vantage and Miramax)-Ed says this sucks so I'll skip it.
- Johnny Depp in "Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" (DreamWorks and Warner Bros., Distributed by DreamWorks/Paramount)
- Tommy Lee Jones in "In the Valley of Elah" (Warner Independent)
- Viggo Mortensen in "Eastern Promises" (Focus Features)
Performance by an actor in a supporting role
- Casey Affleck in "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford" (Warner Bros.)-I'm interested to see what Ben's little bro can do besides rob casino's
- Javier Bardem in "No Country for Old Men" (Miramax and Paramount Vantage)
- Philip Seymour Hoffman in "Charlie Wilson's War" (Universal)-I think I've seen every thing this guy can do. I'll skip it.
- Hal Holbrook in "Into the Wild" (Paramount Vantage and River Road Entertainment)
- Tom Wilkinson in "Michael Clayton" (Warner Bros.)
Performance by an actress in a leading role
- Cate Blanchett in "Elizabeth: The Golden Age" Love Elizabeth Love Cate got to see it.
- Julie Christie in "Away from Her" (Lionsgate)
- Marion Cotillard in "La Vie en Rose" (Picturehouse)
- Laura Linney in "The Savages" -I love Laura Linney I'll try to find this one
- Ellen Page in "Juno" (Fox Searchlight)
Performance by an actress in a supporting role
- Cate Blanchett in "I'm Not There" (The Weinstein Company)
- Ruby Dee in "American Gangster" (Universal)
- Saoirse Ronan in "Atonement" (Focus Features)
- Amy Ryan in "Gone Baby Gone" Looks like I need to see this movie
- Tilda Swinton in "Michael Clayton" And this one too
- "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" (Miramax/Pathé Renn), Julian Schnabel
- "Juno" (Fox Searchlight), Jason Reitman
- "Michael Clayton" (Warner Bros.), Tony Gilroy
- "No Country for Old Men" (Miramax and Paramount Vantage), Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
- "There Will Be Blood" (Paramount Vantage and Miramax), Paul Thomas Anderson
- "Atonement" (Focus Features) A Working Title Production: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Paul Webster, Producers
- "Juno" (Fox Searchlight) A Dancing Elk Pictures, LLC Production: Lianne Halfon, Mason Novick and Russell Smith, Producers
- "Michael Clayton" (Warner Bros.) A Clayton Productions, LLC Production: Sydney Pollack, Jennifer Fox and Kerry Orent, Producers
- "No Country for Old Men" (Miramax and Paramount Vantage) A Scott Rudin/Mike Zoss Production: Scott Rudin, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen, Producers
- "There Will Be Blood" (Paramount Vantage and Miramax) A JoAnne Sellar/Ghoulardi Film Company Production: JoAnne Sellar, Paul Thomas Anderson and Daniel Lupi, Producers
So I looks like I need to see No Country for Old Men, Michael Clayton, Gone baby gone, Th Savages and Elizabeth the Golden Age. Any one want to join my quest?