Oscar Nominations are in
The moment all movie lovers have been waiting for has come and passed and the Oscar nominations have been revealed. As it was expected some of the winners and nominees from the Golden Globes are on the Oscar lists as well, but they most definitely deserve it.
This year’s Oscar Awards will take place on the 22nd of February and will be hosted by none other than How I Met Your Mother star Neil Patrick Harris. Taking over from Ellen DeGeneres he will have some big shoes to fill, however nobody doubts him.
Running for best motion picture we have American Sniper, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game, Selma, The Theory of Everything and Whiplash. The only surprise here is why Gone Girl din not make the list, however we have Rosamund Pike in the category for best female in leading role. All movies on the list deserve to be there and we can also see some Golden Globes nominees.
One of the favorites for best male in a leading role is Michael Keaton for his performance in Birdman who also won a Golden Globe with the same movie. However he has some heavy contenders like: Steve Carell, Bradley Cooper, Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne.
Competing for best female in a leading role is Golden Globe winner Julianne Moore – Still Alice -, Marion Cotillard, Felicity Jones, Rosamund Pike and Reese Witherspoon.
The fight is very tight with so many big names and we’ll have to wait and see. Regardless who wins all the movies are great and performances thrilling.