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84th Annual Oscars. The Films of 2011
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Recent Articles 
Oscar Post Mortem All the Articles from Oscar Night On...

this season's interviews
Charlize, Corey, Chastain, & many more
 

All articles

BEST PICTURE

The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
  Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse

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DISCUSS OSCAR RACE

BEST DIRECTOR

Woody Allen
MIDNIGHT IN PARIS

Michael Hazanavicius
THE ARTIST

Terrence Malick
TREE OF LIFE
Alexander Payne
DESCENDANTS
Martin Scorsese
HUGO

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DISCUSS OSCAR RACE

BEST ACTOR

Demian Bichir
A Better Life
George Clooney
THE DESCENDANTS

Jean Dujardin
THE ARTIST

Gary Oldman
TINKER TAILOR
Brad Pitt
MONEYBALL

Predictions?
correct

DISCUSS OSCAR RACE

BEST ACTRESS

Glenn Close
ALBERT NOBBS
Viola Davis
THE HELP
Rooney Mara
DRAGON TATTOO

Meryl Streep
THE IRON LADY

Michelle Williams
MY WEEK WITH 

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DISCUSS OSCAR RACE

SUPPORTING ACTOR

Kenneth Branagh
MY WEEK WITH...
Jonah Hill
MONEYBALL
Nick Nolte
WARRIOR

Christopher Plummer
BEGINNERS

Max von Sydow
EXTREMELY LOUD 

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DISCUSS THE OSCAR RACE

 SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Bérénice Bejo
THE ARTIST
Jessica Chastain
THE HELP
Melissa McCarthy
BRIDESMAIDS
Janet McTeer
ALBERT NOBBS

Octavia Spencer
THE HELP

Predictions?
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DISCUSS THE OSCAR RACE

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

 THE ARTIST
Hazanavicius
BRIDESMAIDS
Mumulo & Wiig
MARGIN CALL
JC Chandor

MIDNIGHT IN PARIS
Allen

A SEPARATION
Farhadi

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ARTICLES ON SCREENPLAYS

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
 

 THE DESCENDANTS
Payne, Faxon & Rash

HUGO
Logan
IDES OF MARCH
Clooney, Henslov, Willimon
MONEYBALL
Zaillan & Sorkin
TINKER TAILOR...
O'Connor & Straughan

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON SCREENPLAYS

CINEMATOGRAPHY

THE ARTIST
Schiffman
DRAGON TATTOO
Cronenwerth

HUGO
Richardson

TREE OF LIFE
Lubezki
WAR HORSE
Kaminski

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wrong

ARTICLES ON CINEMATOGRAPHY

COSTUME DESIGN

ANONYMOUS
Lisy Christl

THE ARTIST
Mark Bridges

HUGO 
Sandy Powell
JANE EYRE
Michael O'Connor
W.E.
Arianne Phillips

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ARTICLES ON
COSTUME DESIGN

 ART DIRECTION

THE ARTIST
Bennett & Gould
HARRY POTTER
Craig & McMillan

HUGO
Ferretti & Lo Schiavo

MIDNIGHT
Seibel & Dubreil
WAR HORSE
Carter & Sandales

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON
ART DIRECTION

FILM EDITING

THE ARTIST
Sofie-Bion
DESCENDANTS
Tent

DRAGON TATTOO
Baxter & Wall

HUGO
Schoonmaker
MONEYBALL
Tellefsen

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wrong

ARTICLES ON EDITING

VISUAL EFFECTS

HARRY POTTER 8
HUGO
REAL STEEL
RISE OF... APES
TRANSFORMERS 3

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 ARTICLES ON
VISUAL EFFECTS

MAKEUP

ALBERT NOBBS
THE IRON LADY
HARRY POTTER 8

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 ARTICLES ON MAKEUP

FOREIGN FILM

BELGIUM
BULLHEAD
CANADA
MONSIEUR LAZHAR
ISRAEL
Footnote

IRAN
A SEPARATION

POLAND
IN DARKNESS 

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON FOREIGN FILMS

 ORIGINAL SONG

THE MUPPETS
"Man or Muppet"

RIO
"Real in Rio" 

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ARTICLES ON ORIGINAL SONG

 ORIGINAL SCORE

TINTIN
Williams

THE ARTIST
Bource

HUGO
Shore
TINKER TAILOR
Iglesias
WAR HORSE
Williams

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON COMPOSERS

SOUND EDITING

DRIVE
DRAGON TATTOO

HUGO

TRANSFORMERS 3
WAR HORSE 

 Predictions?
correct
 

ARTICLES ON SOUND

SOUND MIXING

DRAGON TATTOO
HUGO
MONEYBALL
TRANSFORMERS 3
WAR HORSE 

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON SOUND

 

ANIMATED FILM

 A CAT IN PARIS
CHICO & RITA
KUNG FU PANDA
PUSS IN BOOTS

RANGO

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON ANIMATION

     

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE


HELL AND BACK
IF A TREE FALLS
PARADISE LOST 3
PINA
UNDEFEATED

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wrong

ARTICLES ON DOCUMENTARIES

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

BARBER BIRMINGHAM 
GOD IS BIGGER
INCIDENT IN...
SAVING FACE
TSUNAMI & CHERRY 

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON DOCUMENTARIES

LIVE ACTION SHORT 

PENTECOST
RAJU
THE SHORE
TIME FREAK
TUBA ATLANTIC 

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ARTICLES ON SHORTS

ANIMATED SHORT 

DIMANCHE / SUNDAY
LA LUNA
FANTASTIC FLYING
MORNING STROLL
WILD LIFE

Predictions?
correct

ARTICLES ON SHORTS

 


 

 

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