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Movies. 2015 Oscar Nominations: Birdman, Boyhood And The Grand Budapest Hotel For The Best Picture

Movies. 2015 Oscar Nominations: Birdman, Boyhood And The Grand Budapest Hotel For The Best Picture
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Movies. 2015 Oscar Nominations: Birdman

Movies. 2015 Oscar Nominations: Birdman

This Thursday morning, the Academy Awards announced the 2015 Oscar Nominations. Our favorite for the Best Picture award is Birdman, but Boyhood and The Grand Budapest Hostel can be serious candidates. We miss Interstellar in the Best Picture category and Christopher Nolan in the Directing category, but this is just our taste.

Best Picture

American Sniper
Birdman
Boyhood
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Selma
The Theory of Everything

Our personal choice: Birdman

A photo of Mexican film director Alejandro Iñárritu in Barcelona, Spain during movie production.. Source: wikipeida.

A photo of Mexican film director Alejandro Iñárritu in Barcelona, Spain during movie production.. Source: wikipeida.

Directing

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, “Birdman”
Richard Linklater, “Boyhood”
Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher”
Wes Anderson, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Morten Tyldum, “The Imitation Game”

Our personal choice: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Benedict Cumberbatch at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2014. Source: flickr. Author: Ibsan73

Benedict Cumberbatch at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2014. Source: flickr. Author: Ibsan73

Actor in a Leading Role

Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher”
Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper”
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Imitation Game”
Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything”

Our personal choice (very personal): Benedict Cumberbatch, but Michael Keaton is also great on his role.

Julianne Moore at the 66th Venice International Film Festival, September 2009. Source: flickr. Author: nicolas genin

Julianne Moore at the 66th Venice International Film Festival, September 2009. Source: flickr. Author: nicolas genin

Actress in a Leading Role

Marion Cotillard, “Two Days One Night”
Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything”
Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”
Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl”
Reese Witherspoon, “Wild”

Our personal choice: Julianne Moore. We love her and she deserves an Academy Award for her long and great career.

Actor Edward Norton in Africa, March 2012. Source: flickr. Author: Steve Jurvetson

Actor Edward Norton in Africa, March 2012. Source: flickr. Author: Steve Jurvetson

Actor in a Supporting Role

Robert Duvall, “The Judge”
Ethan Hawke, “Boyhood”
Edward Norton, “Birdman”
Mark Ruffalo, “Foxcatcher”
J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash”

Our personal choice: Robert Duvall? Yes, maybe… but we like Edward Norton.

Keira Knightley at the 2011 Venice Film Festival. Source: wikipedia. Author: Andrea Raffin

Keira Knightley at the 2011 Venice Film Festival. Source: wikipedia. Author: Andrea Raffin

Actress in a Supporting Role

Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”
Laura Dern, “Wild”
Emma Stone, “Birdman”
Keira Knightley, “The Imitation Game”
Meryl Streep, “Into the Woods”

Our personal choice: Meryl Streep is always a good choice but Keira Knightley is great on the English film The Imitation Game.

We are excited to watch the ceremony and, of course, we expect very much of Neil Patrick Harris as a host.

You can see all the nominations in the official Oscars site.

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