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Official 2012 Academy Award nominations announcement

January 10th, 2013 by Stuart Miller Comments

It’s that time of the year when award ceremony season kicks off and there are none bigger than the Oscars which are set to take place at the Dolby Theatre on February 24th.

So below is the full list of nominations and tell us what you think about the list and who you expect to take away the golden statue on the night.

Best Picture
Life of Pi
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Silver Linings Playboo
Django Unchained
Zero Dark Thirty
Les Miserables

Best Actor
Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook
Joaquin Phoenix – The Master
Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln
Denzel Washington – Flight
Hugh Jackman – Les Miserables

Best Actress
Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty
Quvenzhane Wallis – Beats of the Southern Wild
Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
Naomi Watts – The Impossible
Emmanuelle Riva – Amour

Best Supporting Actor
Alan Arkin – Argo
Robert De Niro – Silver Linings Playbook
Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Master
Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln
Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained

Best Supporting Actress
Amy Adams – The Master
Sally Field – Lincoln
Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables
Helen Hunt – The Session
Jacki Weaver – Silver Linings Playbook

Animated Feature Film
The Pirates! Band of Misfits (in an Adventure with Scientists)
Wreck-It Ralph

Best Cinematography
Anna Karenina
Django Unchained
Life of Pi

Best Costume Design
Anna Karenina
Les Miserables
Mirror Mirror
Snow White and the Huntsman

Best Director
Michael Haneke – Amour
Benh Zeitlin – Beast of the Southern Wild
Ang Lee – Life of Pi
Steven Spielberg – Lincoln
David O Russell – Silver Linings Playbook

Documentary Feature
5 Broken Cameras
The Gatekeepers
How to Survive a Plague
The Invisible War
Searching for Sugar Man

Film Editing
William Goldenberg – Argo
Tim Squyres – Life of Pi
Michael Kahn – Lincoln
Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers – Silver Linings Playbook
Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg – Zero Dark Thirty

Best Foreign Language Film
A Royal Affair
War Witch

Best Original Score
Dario Marianesli – Anna Karenina
Alexandre Desplat – Argo
Mychael Danna – Life of Pi
John Williams – Lincoln
Thomas Newman – Skyfall

Best Original Song
Before My Time – Chasing Ice
Everybody Needs a Best Friend – Ted
Pi’s Lullaby – The Life of Pi
Skyfall – Skyfall
Suddenly – Les Miserables

Production Design
Anna Karenina
The Hobbit: an Unexpected Journey
Les Miserables
Life of Pi

Visual Effects
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Life of Pi
Marvel’s The Avengers
Snow White and the Huntsman

Best Adapted Screenplay
Beats of the Southern Wild
Life of Pi
Silver Linings Playbook

Best Original Screenplay
Django Unchained
Moonrise Kingdom
Zero Dark Thirty

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Stuart is co-founder and one of the hosts of the Monday movie show. Ever since the age of two he's been a huge movie fan, especially horror films since one of the first films he ever watched was Poltergeist, yes at age two. Since then he can't stop watching films and over the years it has become a bit of an obsession, but it's not just films that he has a passion for; he's also a huge videogame fanatic and has also been known for belting out the odd tune or two. For more on what Stuart does visit

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