Oscar 2008: Nominations Announced in All Categories

January 22, 2008–The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced today the nominations in all categories for the 81th Oscar Awards. The Oscar show will take place on Sunday, Februray 22.

BEST PICTURE

Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Frost/Nixon
Milk
The Reader
Slumdog Millionaire

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Richard Jenkins
Frank Langella
Sean Penn
Brad Pitt
Mickey Rourke

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

James Brolin
Robert Downey Jr.
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Heath Ledger
Michael Shannon

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

Anne Hathaway
Angelina Jolie
Melissa Leo
Meryl Streep
Kate Winslet

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Amy Adams
Penelope Cruz
Viola Davis
Taraji
Marisa Tomei

DIRECTOR

David Fincher
Ron Howard
Gus Van Sant
Stephen Daldry
Danny Boyle

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

ANIMATED FEATURE

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

ART DIRECTION

CINEMATOGRAPHY

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

ANIMATED SHORT FILM

LIVE-ACTION SHORT FILM

VISUAL EFFECTS

COSTUME DESIGN

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

FILM EDITING

SOUND MIXING

SOUND EDITING

ORIGINAL SCORE

ORIGINAL SONG

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