2011 Academy Award Nominations

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2011 Academy Award Nominations

The 83rd Annual Academy Award nominations have been announced and "The King's Speech" and "True Grit" lead the pack with twelve and ten nominations respectively, followed by "The Social Network" and "Inception" with eight each.

Also faring well were "The Fighter" with seven, "127 Hours" with six, "Toy Story 3" and "Black Swan" with five, and "Winter's Bone" and "The Kids Are All Right" with four.

Here's the complete list:

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Mia Wasikowska Joins "Stoker," "Wettest County"

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Mia Wasikowska Joins

Rising Australian actress Mia Wasikowska ("Alice in Wonderland," "The Kids Are All Right") is looking to be a part of both John Hillcoat‘s prohibition crime saga “The Wettest County In The World” and Chan-wook Park's spooky family drama “Stoker” reports Variety.

'Wettest County' stars Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy and Jessica Chastain in the story of a family of vengeful Depression-era bootleggers in ...


"The King's Speech" Leads Baftas Nominations

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British historical drama ‘The King’s Speech’ is leading the nominations for this year’s Baftas with 14 nods.

Tom Hooper’s film about King George VI is up for best film and director while Colin Firth is up for best actor.

Second on the nominations list is ‘Black Swan’ with 12, followed by ‘Inception’, which got 9, and fourth place was taken by ‘127 Hours’ and ‘True Grit’, both scoring 8.
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"127 Hours" A.R. Rahman's Music Gets BAFTA Nomination

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Oscar-winning Indian music composer A.R. Rahman has been nominated for the British Academy of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) award for original music in Danny Boyle’s ‘127 Hours’. This is the second time he is nominated for the BAFTA.

The composer, who lost out on the Golden Globe award for the film this year to ‘The Social Network’, has been nominated alongside Danny Elfman (‘Alice In Wonderland’), John Powell (‘How To Train Your ...


A.R. Rahman Loses Golden Globes to "The Social Network'

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A.R. Rahman Loses Golden Globes to

Indian music maestro A.R. Rahman could not get second time lucky. He lost out on the trophy for the best original score – motion picture for Danny Boyle’s ‘127 Hours’ at the 68th Annual Golden Globes Awards to Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross who won it for ‘The Social Network’.

Rahman, the double Oscar-award wining composer, was competing with the likes of Alexandre Desplat (‘The King’s Speech’), Danny Elfman (‘Alice in Wond ...