08 February 2008
Picture: Regular Lovers (101/8)
Director: Paul Greengrass, The Bourne Ultimatum (90/12)
Actress: Laura Linney, The Savages (161/16)
Actor: Gordon Pinsent, Away From Her (100/10)
S. Actor: Tommy Lee Jones, No Country for Old Men (96/10)
S. Actress: Charlotte Gainsbourg, I'm Not There (84/7)
Screenplay: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, The Lives of Others (119/12)
Scene: Derrick explosion, There Will Be Blood (82/7)
[I don't know why YouTube always squeezes 2.35:1 rather than retaining the original aspect ratio.]
Greengrass placed 3rd last year for United 93.
2000 Best Actress winner Linney (You Can Count on Me) makes her seventh career appearance in the top 20. The other five (all but one in Supporting): 8th for The Truman Show (1998), 6th for The House of Mirth (2000), 13th (lead) for p.s. (2004), 18th for Kinsey (2004), and 3rd for The Squid and the Whale (2005). Jones got his first nod just a week or so ago for In the Valley of Elah. Gainsbourg makes it two years in a row, having placed 14th for 2006's The Science of Sleep. Pinsent is new, as is FHvD.
Posted by md'a at 3:22 AM