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Old 01-26-11, 08:33 AM   #17
jmsmath
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Re: The 5th Annual Academy Award Challenge ***LISTS THREAD***

2011 Academy Award Challenge

Goal: 40

* = First Time Viewing

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January 27
01. Raging Bull (1980)*
- Won: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Won: Best Film Editing

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Picture
- Nominated: Best Sound


January 28
02. Throw Momma from the Train (1987)*
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

January 31
03. Prizzi's Honor (1985)*
- Won: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Costume Design
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Picture
- Nominated:Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium


February 1
04. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
- Won: Best Achievement in Cinematography
- Won: Best Achievement in Directing
- Won: Best Achievement in Editing
- Won: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score
- Won: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
- Won: Best Achievement in Sound
- Won: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

- Nominated: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Sound Editing


February 2
05. Days of Heaven (1978)*
- Won: Best Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Costume Design
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Score
- Nominated: Best Sound


February 4
06. Beetle Juice (1988)*
- Won: Best Makeup

February 5
07. No Country for Old Men (2007)*
- Won: Best Achievement in Directing
- Won: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- Won: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

- Nominated: Best Achievement in Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Editing
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Sound
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Sound Editing


February 6
08. Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
- Nominated: Best Film Editing

09. Good Will Hunting (1997)*
- Won: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Song
- Nominated: Best Picture


10. The Visitor (2007)*
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

February 7
11. Shrek (2001)*
- Won: Best Animated Feature
- Nominated: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published


12. Midnight Express (1978)*
- Won: Best Music, Original Score
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Picture


February 8
13. Bowling for Columbine (2002)*
- Won: Best Documentary, Features

February 9
14. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)*
- Won: Best Art Direction
- Won: Best Film Editing
- Won: Best Music, Original Score

- Nominated: Best Picture

15. Midnight Cowboy (1969)*
- Won: Best Director
- Won: Best Picture
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role (x2)
- Nominated:Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated:Best Film Editing


February 10
16. Glas (1958)*
- Won: Best Documentary, Short Subjects

17. Notes on a Scandal (2006)*
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score


February 11
18. Strangers on a Train (1951)*
- Nominated: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

February 12
19. The Godfather (1972)*
- Won: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Won: Best Picture
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role (x3)
- Nominated: Best Costume Design
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
- Nominated: Best Sound


February 13
20. Flashdance (1983)
- Won: Best Music, Original Song
- Nominated: Best Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Song


21. Sunset Blvd. (1950)*
- Won: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White
- Won: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
- Won: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Picture


22. 12 Angry Men (1957)*
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Picture
- Nominated: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium


23. The Godfather: Part II (1974)*
- Won: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Won: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
- Won: Best Director
- Won: Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
- Won: Best Picture
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Adapted From Other Material

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role (x2)
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Costume Design


February 14
24. Walk the Line (2005)*
- Won: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Costume Design
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Editing
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Sound Mixing
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role


February 15
25. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)*
- Won: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

February 17
26. Witness (1985)*
- Won: Best Film Editing
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

- Nominated: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
- Nominated: Best Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Score
- Nominated: Best Picture


27. Our Time Is Up (2004)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Live Action

28. The Runaway (2004)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Live Action

February 18
29. Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)*
- Won: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

February 19
30. The Last Farm (2004)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Live Action

31. Cashback (2004)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Live Action

32. Six Shooter (2004)*
- Won: Best Short Film, Live Action

February 20
33. Badgered (2005)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Animated

34. The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation (2005)*
- Won: Best Short Film, Animated

35. The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello (2005)*
- Nominated: Best Short Film, Animated

February 21
36. The Philadelphia Story (1940)*
- Won: Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Won: Best Writing, Screenplay

- Nominated: Best Actress in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Picture


37. Nowhere in Africa (2001)*
- Won: Best Foreign Language Film

38. The Godfather: Part III (1990)*
- Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
- Nominated: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
- Nominated: Best Cinematography
- Nominated: Best Director
- Nominated: Best Film Editing
- Nominated: Best Music, Original Song
- Nominated: Best Picture


February 22
39. The Wrestler (2008)
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
- Nominated: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role


February 24
40. The Fly (1986)*
- Won: Best Makeup

February 25
41. Shrek 2 (2004)*
- Nominated: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
- Nominated: Best Animated Feature Film of the Year


February 27
42. The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (2011)

Checklist:
Spoiler:
Watch a Film Winner From the Following Decades:
--- 1920:
-X- 1930: The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
-X- 1940: The Philadelphia Story (1940)
-X- 1950: Sunset Blvd. (1950)
-X- 1960: Midnight Cowboy (1969)
-X- 1970: Days of Heaven (1978)
-X- 1980: Raging Bull (1980)
-X- 1990: Good Will Hunting (1997)
-X- 2000: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Watch a Winner from the Following Categories:

-X- Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Actor: Raging Bull (1980)
-X- Best Actress: Walk the Line (2005)
-X- Best Supporting Actor: No Country for Old Men (2007)
-X- Best Supporting Actress: Prizzi's Honor (1985)
-X- Best Director: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Original Screenplay: Good Will Hunting (1997)
-X- Best Adapted Screenplay: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Art Direction: The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
-X- Best Film Editing: Raging Bull (1980)
--- Best Costume Design:
-X- Best Original Score: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Original Song: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Makeup: Beetle Juice (1988)
-X- Best Foriegn Language Film: Nowhere in Africa (2001)
-X- Best Animated Film: Shrek (2001)
-X- Best Animated Short: The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation (2005)
-X- Best Live Action Short: Six Shooter (2004)
-X- Best Cinematography: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
-X- Best Sound: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
--- Best Sound Effects Editing (or Best Sound Editing):
--- Best Visual Effects:
-X- Best Documentary Feature: Bowling for Columbine (2002)
-X- Best Documentary (Short Subject): Glas (1958)

Watch a Movie with the Following Rating:

--- G:
-X- PG: Beetle Juice (1988)
-X- PG-13: Walk the Line (2005)
-X- R: Raging Bull (1980)
-X- Not Rated: Sunset Blvd. (1950)

Last edited by jmsmath; 02-28-11 at 03:51 PM.
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