The nominations for the 84th Academy Awards were announced earlier today by Academy president Tom Sherak and Winter’s Bone actress, and previous Best Actress nominee, Jennifer Lawrence.
Leading the way is Hugo with eleven nominations, closely followed by The Artist, which nabbed an equally impressive ten.
As well as the aforementioned two, Moneyball, Midnight In Paris, The Help,
War Horse, The Adventures Of Tintin: The Secret Of The Unicorn, Bridesmaids, The Tree Of Life, Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Rango, Rio, Midnight In Paris, Pina, Chico & Rita, Kung Fu Panda 2, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, A Separation, Beginners, A Better Life, Jane Eyre, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Drive, Warrior, Anonymous, Real Steel, Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes, The Help, Moneyball, The Ides Of March, A Cat In Paris, Puss In Boots, Hell And Back Again, The Descendants, My Week With Marilyn, The Muppets, Hugo, The Artist, Albert Nobbs, The Iron Lady, W.E., Margin Call, In Darkness, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Footnote, Bullhead, Monsieur Lazhar, Undefeated, Paradise 3: Purgatory, If A Tree Falls: A Story Of The Earth Liberation Front, Film
Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson and David Thewlis
Young Albert enlists to service in WWI after his beloved horse, Joey, is sold to the cavalry. Albert’s hopeful journey takes him out of England and across Europe as the war rages on.