Uma and Joe give you their first reactions to this year’s Academy Award Nominations, covering this year’s Oscar snubs and shockers.
THIS YEAR’S BIGGEST SNUBS:
Directors: Kathryn Bigelow (Zero Dark Thirty), Ben Affleck (Argo), Quentin Tarantino (Django Unchained), Tom Hooper (Les Miz)
Actors/Actresses: Leonardo DiCaprio (Django Unchained), Samuel L. Jackson (Django Unchained), Marion Cotillard (Rust and Bone), Helen Mirren (Hitchcock), John Hawkes (The Sessions), Meryl Streep (Hope Springs)
Films: Cloud Atlas (snubbed completely), The Intouchables (Foreign Language), The Dark Knight Rises (snubbed completely), Rise of the Guardians (snubbed for Best Animated Film)
Adapted Screenplay: The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Visual Effects: Flight
Best Actress in a Leading Role nomination for the 9 year-old Quvenzhané Wallis for Beasts of the Southern Wild. Wallis is the youngest actress to have ever been nominated in this category.
Best Actress in a Leading Role nomination for the 85 year-old Emmanuelle Riva for Amour, a French film. Riva is the oldest actress to have ever been nominated in this category.
Costume Design nominations for Mirror Mirror and Snow White and the Huntsman