May 23, 2013
Oscars: 'The Artist,' and 'War Horse' among most nominated films
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations today for the 84th Academy Awards. Winners will be revealed in Hollywood on February 26.
Film such as 'War Horse,' 'The Artist,' and 'Hugo' received a high amount of nominations across a range of different categories for this year's Oscars.
The list that follows includes nominees in leading and supporting categories and also includes best director, foreign language film, best original screenplay, and best animated feature film.
Tree of Life
Midnight in Paris
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Demian Bichir "A Better Life"
George Clooney "The Descendants"
Jean Dujardin "The Artist"
Gary Oldman "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"
Brad Pitt "Moneyball"
Glenn Close "Albert Nobbs"
Viola Davis "The Help"
Rooney Mara "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo"
Meryl Streep "The Iron Lady"
Michelle Williams "My Week with Marilyn"
Actor In a Supporting Role
Kenneth Branagh "My Week With Marilyn"
Jonah Hill "Moneyball"
Nick Nolte "Warrior"
Christopher Plummer "Beginners"
Max von Sydow "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close"
Actress In a Supporting Role
Bérénice Bejo "The Artist"
Jessica Chastain "The Help"
Melissa McCarthy "Bridesmaids"
Janet McTeer "Albert Nobbs"
Octavia Spencer "The Help"
"The Artist" Michel Hazanavicius
"The Descendants" Alexander Payne
"Hugo" Martin Scorsese
"Midnight in Paris" Woody Allen
"The Tree of Life" Terrence Malick
Foreign Language Film
Belgium: "Bullhead" directed by Michael R. Roskam
Canada: "Monsieur Lazhar" directed by Philippe Falardeau
Iran: "A Separation" directed by Asghar Farhadi
Israel: "Footnote" directed by Joseph Cedar
Poland: "In Darkness" directed by Agnieszka Holland
Animated Feature Film
A Cat in Paris: Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli
Chico & Rita: Fernando Trueba and Javier Mariscal
Kung Fu Panda 2: Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Puss in Boots: Chris Miller
Rango: Gore Verbinski
Writing (Original Screenplay)
The Artist: Written by Michel Hazanavicius
Bridesmaids: Written by Annie Mumolo & Kristen Wiig
Margin Call: Written by J.C. Chandor
Midnight in Paris: Written by Woody Allen
A Separation: Written by Asghar Farhadi
For the complete list be sure to visit the Oscars homepage: http://oscar.go.com/nominees