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Friday, January 18, 2008

My Personal Oscar Ballot

This is what I would have voted for in the main categories:

Best Picture
Away from Her
In the Shadow of the Moon
The Namesake
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Best Director
Paul Thomas Anderson, "There Will Be Blood"
Ethan & Joel Coen, "No Country for Old Men"
Mira Nair, "The Namesake"
Sarah Polley, "Away from Her"
David Sington, "In the Shadow of the Moon"

Best Actor
George Clooney, "Michael Clayton"
Daniel Day-Lewis, "There Will Be Blood"
Frank Langella, "Starting Out in the Evening"
Ulrich Muhe, "The Lives of Others"
Gordon Pinsent, "Away from Her"

Best Actress
Amy Adams, "Enchanted"
Helena Bonham Carter, "Sweeney Todd"
Julie Christie, "Away from Her"
Ellen Page, "Juno"
Tang Wei, "Lust, Caution"

Best Supporting Actor
Casey Affleck, "The Assassination of Jesse James"
Javier Bardem, "No Country for Old Men"
Paul Dano, "There Will Be Blood"
Stephen Graham, "This is England"
Irfan Khan, "The Namesake"

Best Supporting Actress
Samantha Morton, "Control"
Imelda Staunton, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"
Tilda Swinton, "Michael Clayton"
Tabu, "The Namesake"
Kristen Thomson, "Away from Her"

Best Original Screenplay
Hot Fuzz
Michael Clayton
This is England

Best Adapted Screenplay
Away from Her
The Namesake
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Best Foreign-Language Film
Days of Glory
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
The Lives of Others
Lust, Caution
Syndromes and a Century

Best Animated Feature
The Simpsons Movie


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