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Re: The 8th Annual Academy Award Movie Challenge ***LISTS THREAD***

Formats: Blu-Ray (3) | HDDVD () | DVD (1) | Theater (14) | TV (1) | Netflix () | Crackle [COLOR="red"]()[/COLOR] | YouTube () | VOD (1)

FTV: - (10)

* - First Home Viewing (4) | * - First Time Using Owned Media (1)

- watched on iPad/iPod ()

All movies American unless otherwise indicated...
- Belgium ()
- Denmark (1)
- Austria (1)
- UK (1)

Watched With: μ - M (3) | τ - N () | δ - D (2) (~ indicates only a partial viewing by other viewers)

Underlined titles indicate coming off the unwatched pile must have been purchased more than 1 month prior to challenge (1)


And the Oscar goes to...

2014 Nominees watched prior to February 01:
American Hustle
Her
μ
Original screenplay (Spike Jonze)
The Wolf of Wall Street
Captain Phillips
μ δ
Gravity μ δ
Director (Alfonso Cuaron)
Cinematography
Film editing
Sound editing
Sound mixing
Visual effects
Original score

Despicable Me 2 μ δ τ
The Broken Circle Breakdown
The Great Gatsby

Costume design
Production design

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Ironman 3
μ δ
Star Trek Into Darkness μ δ τ
Saving Mr. Banks
μ

The Great Digital Film Festival 2014 begins!

February 02:
01. TRON (1982)
- N: Best Costume Design
- N: Best Sound

02. Planet of the Apes (1968)
- W (honorary): Best Makeup Achievement
- N: Best Costume Design
- N: Best Music, Original Score (non-musical)

03. Logan's Run (1976)
- W (special achievement): Visual Effects
- N: Best Cinematography
- N: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration


February 03:
04. Brazil (1985)
- N: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
- N: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

05. The Fisher King (1991) μ
- W: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Mercedes Ruehl)
- N: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
- N: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
- N: Best Music, Original Score


February 04:
06: Thunderball (1965)
- W: Best Effects, Special Visual Effects

February 05:
07. Batman (1989)
- W: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
08. The Dark Knight (2008)
- W: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Heath Ledger)
- W: Best Achievement in Sound Editing
- N: Best Achievement in Cinematography
- N: Best Achievement in Film Editing
- N: Best Achievement in Art Direction
- N: Best Achievement in Makeup
- N: Best Achievement in Sound Mixing
- N: Best Achievement in Visual Effects


The Great Digital Film Festival 2014 ends! saw 20 films, of which these 8 qualified

February 16:
09. The Master (2012) *
- N: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Joaquin Phoenix)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Amy Adams)
- N: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Philip Seymour Hoffman)
- In Memorium (Philip Seymour Hoffman)


February 18:
10. Dallas Buyers Club (2013) μ
- N: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- W: Best Performance of an Actor in a Leading Role (Matthew McConaughey)
- W: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Jared Leto)
- N: Best Achievement in Film Editing
- W: Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling
- N: Best Writing, Original Screenplay


February 20:
11. Nebraska (2013)
- N: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- N: Best Performance of an Actor in a Leading Role (Bruce Dern)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (June Squibb)
- N: Best Achievement in Cinematography
- N: Best Achievement in Directing
- N: Best Writing, Original Screenplay


February 21:
12. Good Will Hunting (1997) * *
- W: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Robin Williams)
- W: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Damon, Affleck)
- N: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- N: Best Performance of an Actor in a Leading Role (Matt Damon)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Minnie Driver)
- N: Best Film Editing
- N: Best Achievement in Directing (Gus Van Sant)
- N: Best Music, Original Song (Elliott Smith - For the song "Miss Misery")
- N: Best Music, Original Dramatic Score (Danny Elfman)


February 22:
13. Jagten (a.k.a. The Hunt) (2012)
- N: Best Foreign Language Film
14. Almost Famous (2000) μ
- W: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Cameron Crowe)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Kate Hudson)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Frances McDormand)
- N: Best Film Editing
- In Memorium (Philip Seymour Hoffman)


February 23:
15. 12 Years a Slave (2013)
- W: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- N: Best Performance of an Actor in a Leading Role (Chiwetel Ejiofor )
- N: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Michael Fassbender)
- W: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Lupita Nyong'o)
- N: Best Achievement in Costume Design
- N: Best Achievement in Directing (Steve McQueen)
- N: Best Achievement in Film Editing
- N: Best Achievement in Production Design
- W: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

16. Amour (2012) *
- W: Best Foreign Film of the Year
- N: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- N: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Michael Haneke)
- N: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Emmanuelle Riva)
- N: Best Achievement in Directing (Michael Haneke)


February 24:
**. Groundhog Day (1993)
- In Memorium (Harold Ramis)

February 26:
17. Philomena (2013) δ
- N: Best Motion Picture of the Year
- N: Best Performance of an Actress in a Leading Role (Judi Dench)
- N: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score
- N: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay


February 28:
18. Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) δ
- N: Best Achievement in Cinematography
- N: Best Achievement in Sound Mixing


March 01:
19. Blue Jasmine (2013) *
- W: Best Performance of an Actress in a Leading Role (Cate Blanchett)
- N: Best Performance of an Actress in a Supporting Role (Sally Hawkins)
- N: Best Writing, Original Screenplay


March 02:
20. The 86th Academy Awards (2014)

2014 Nominees seen after the challenge period:
March 15: August: Osage County
April 23: The Invisible Woman (UK)

May 11: The Croods
May 30: Jagten (The Hunt) (Denmark)
August 23: Frozen
November 09: Prisoners
January 03, 2015: Begin Again
February 12, 2015: Ida
July 28, 2017: Tangerines (Estonia)
July 31, 2017: The Hundred Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (Sweden)
August 07, 2017: The Wind Rises (Japan)
August 14, 2017: Get a Horse!
August 19, 2017: Ernest & Celestine (France)
August 24, 2017: Mr Hublot (France)
August 25, 2017: Possession (Japan)
August 26, 2017: Feral

October 03: 2017: Bad Grandpa


Checklist:
Spoiler:


Watch a Film Winner From the Following Decades:

--- 1920:
--- 1930:
--- 1940:
--- 1950:
--- 1960: Thunderball
--- 1970:
--- 1980: Batman
--- 1990: The Fisher King
--- 2000: The Dark Knight, Almost Famous
--- 2010: Amour

Decades: 1930 () 1940 () 1950 () 1960 (2) 1970 (1) 1980 (3) 1990 (2) 2000 (2) 2010 (9)


Watch a Winner from the Following Categories:

-X- Best Picture: 12 Years a Slave
-X- Best Actor: Dallas Buyers Club - Matthew McConaughey
-X- Best Actress: Blue Jasmine - Cate Blanchett
-X- Best Supporting Actor: The Dark Knight (2009) - Heath Ledger
-X- Best Supporting Actress: The Fisher King (1992) - Mercedes Ruehl
--- Best Director:
-X- Best Original Screenplay: Almost Famous (2001)
-X- Best Adapted Screenplay: 12 Years a Slave
-X- Best Art Direction: Batman (1990)
--- Best Film Editing:
--- Best Costume Design:
--- Best Original Score:
--- Best Original Song:
-X- Best Makeup: Dallas Buyers Club
-X- Best Foriegn Language Film: Amour (2013)
--- Best Animated Film:
--- Best Animated Short:
--- Best Live Action Short:
--- Best Cinematography:
--- Best Sound:
-X- Best Sound Effects Editing (or Best Sound Editing): The Dark Knight (2009)
-X- Best Visual Effects: Thunderball (1966)
--- Best Documentary Feature:
--- Best Documentary (Short Subject):

Watch a Movie with the Following Rating:

-X- G: The Planet of the Apes
-X- PG: TRON
-X- PG-13: Batman
-X- R: The Fisher King
--- Not Rated

Last edited by pacaway; 10-03-17 at 12:43 PM.
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