The 80th Academy Award Nominations

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The 80th Academy Award nominations for movies released in 2007 were announced on January 22, 2008 and the awards were presented by Jon Stewart on February 24, 2008.  No Country for Old Men won four Academy Awards with eight nominations.  Click on BasementRejects Reviews links below the pictures for full length reviews of the nominated films.

Best Picture:

atonement poster 2007 movie

Atonement

juno poster 2007 movie

Juno

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michael clayton poster 2007 movie

Michael Clayton

no country for old men poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  No Country for Old Men

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

There Will Be Blood

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Best Director:

there will be blood paul thomas anderson directing academy awards

Paul Thomas Anderson—There Will Be Blood

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no country for old men joel ethan coen academy awards

WINNER:  Joel and Ethan Coen—No Country for Old Men

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michael clayton tony gilroy directing

Tony Gilroy—Michael Clayton

juno jason reitman academy awards

Jason Reitman—Juno

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diving bell and the butterfly julian schnabel directing

Julian Schnael—The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

Best Actor:

there will be blood daniel day lewis

WINNER:  Daniel Day-Lewis—There Will Be Blood

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michael clayton george clooney academy awards

George Clooney—Michael Clayton

sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street johnny depp academy award

Johnny Depp—Sweeney Todd:  The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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in the valley of elah tommy lee jones academy award

Tommy Lee Jones—In the Valley of Elah

eastern promises viggo mortensen

Viggo Mortensen—Eastern Promises

Best Actress:

elizabeth the golden age cate blanchett academy award

Cate Blanchett—Elizabeth:  The Golden Age

away from her julie christie academy award

Julie Christie—Away from Her

la vie en rose marion cotillard academy award

WINNER:  Marion Cotillard—La Vie en Rose

the savages laura linney academy award

Laura Linney—The Savages

juno ellen page academy award

Ellen Page—Juno

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Best Supporting Actor:

assassination of jesse james by the coward robert ford casey affleck

Casey Affleck—The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

no country for old men javier bardem killer academy awards

WINNER:  Javier Bardem—No Country for Old Men

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charlie wilsons war phillip seymour hoffman academy award

Philip Seymour Hoffman—Charlie Wilson’s War

into the wild hal holbrook academy award

Hal Holbrook—Into the Wild

michael clayton tom wilkinson academy award

Tom Wilkinson—Michael Clayton

Best Supporting Actress:

im not there cate blanchett academy awards bob dylan

Cate Blanchett—I’m Not There

american gangster ruby dee academy awards

Ruby Dee—American Gangster

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atonement saoirse ronan academy award

Saoirse Ronan—Atonement

gone baby gone amy ryan academy awards

Amy Ryan—Gone Baby Gone

michael clayton tilda swinton academy award

WINNER:  Tilda Swinton—Michael Clayton

Best Original Screenplay:

juno poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  Juno

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lars and the real girl poster 2007 movie

Lars and the Real Girl

ratatouille poster 2007 movie

Ratatouille

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the savage poster 2007 movie

The Savages

Best Adapted Screenplay:

atonement poster 2007 movie

Atonement

away from her poster 2006 movie

Away from Her

diving bell and the butterfly poster 2007 movie

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

no country for old men poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  No Country for Old Men

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

There Will Be Blood

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Best Animated Feature:

persepolis poster 2007 movie

Persepolis

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ratatouille poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  Ratatouille

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surfs up poster 2007 movie

Surf’s Up

Best Foreign Language Film:

12 poster 2007 movie

12

beaufort poster 2007 movie

Beaufort

the counterfeiters poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  The Counterfeiters

katyn poster 2007 movie

Katyn

mongol poster 2007 movie

Mongol

Best Documentary Feature:

no end in sight poster 2007 movie

No End in Sight

operation homecoming writing the wartime experience poster 2007

Operation Homecoming:  Writing the Wartime Experience

sicko poster 2007 movie

Sicko

taxi to the darkside poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  Taxi to the Dark Side

war dance poster 2007 movie

War/Dance

Best Documentary Short Subject:

La Corona

WINNER:  Freeheld

Salim Baba

Sari’s Mother

Best Live Action Short Film:

At Night

WINNER:  The Mozart of Pickpockets

The Substitute

Tanghi Argentini

The Tonto Woman

Best Animated Short Film:

Even Pigeons Go to Heaven

I Met the Walrus

Madame Tutli-Putli

My Love

WINNER:  Peter and the Wolf

Best Original Score:

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3:10 to Yuma

atonement poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  Atonement

kite runner poster 2007 movie

The Kite Runner

michael clayton poster 2007 movie

Michael Clayton

ratatouille poster 2007 movie

Ratatouille

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Best Original Song:

once poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  “Falling Slowly”—Once

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enchanted poster 2007 movie

“Happy Working Song”—Enchanted

august rush poster 2007 movie

“Raise It Up”—August Rush

enchanted poster 2007 movie

“So Close”—Enchanted

enchanted poster 2007 movie

“That’s How You Know”—Enchanted

Best Sound Editing:

bourne ultimatum poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  The Bourne Ultimatum

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no country for old men poster 2007 movie

No Country for Old Men

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ratatouille poster 2007 movie

Ratatouille

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

There Will Be Blood

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transformers movie poster review

Transformers

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Best Sound Mixing:

310 to yuma poster 2007 movie

3:10 to Yuma

bourne ultimatum poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  The Bourne Ultimatum

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no country for old men poster 2007 movie

No Country for Old Men

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ratatouille poster 2007 movie

Ratatouille

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transformers movie poster review

Transformers

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Best Art Direction:

american gangster poster 2007 movie

American Gangster

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atonement poster 2007 movie

Atonement

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The Golden Compass

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sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  Sweeney Todd:  The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

There Will Be Blood

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Best Cinematography:

assassination of jesse james by the coward robert ford poster 2007 movie

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

atonement poster 2007 movie

Atonement

diving bell and the butterfly poster 2007 movie

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

no country for old men poster 2007 movie

No Country for Old Men

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  There Will Be Blood

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Best Makeup:

la vie en rose poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  La Vie en Rose

norbit poster 2007 movie

Norbit

pirates of the caribbean at worlds end poster 2007 movie johnny depp

Pirates of the Caribbean:  At World’s End

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Best Costume Design:

across the universe poster 2007 movie

Across the Universe

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atonement poster 2007 movie

Atonement

WINNER:  Elizabeth: The Golden Age

sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street poster 2007 movie

Sweeney Todd:  The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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la vie en rose poster 2007 movie

La Vie en Rose

Best Film Editing:

bourne ultimatum poster 2007 movie

WINNER:  The Bourne Ultimatum

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diving bell and the butterfly poster 2007 movie

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

into the wild poster 2007 movie

Into the Wild

no country for old men poster 2007 movie

No Country for Old Men

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there will be blood poster 2007 movie

There Will Be Blood

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Best Visual Effects:

golden compass poster 2007 movie dakota blue richards

WINNER:  The Golden Compass

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pirates of the caribbean at worlds end poster 2007 movie johnny depp

Pirates of the Caribbean:  At World’s End

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transformers movie poster review

Transformers

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