Alternate Oscars Nominees 2007

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1.
Zodiac (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In the late 1960s/early 1970s, a San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac Killer, an unidentified individual who terrorizes Northern California with a killing spree. (157 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ *BEST PICTURE*

Nominees
2nd No Country for Old Men
3rd The Assassination of Jesse James: By the Coward Robert Ford
4th There Will Be Blood
5th American Gangster ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
2.
There Will Be Blood (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business. (158 mins.)
“ *BEST DIRECTOR* - Paul Thomas Anderson

Nominees
2nd David Fincher (Zodiac)
3rd Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James: By the Coward Robert Ford)
4th The Coen Brothers (No Country For Old Men)
5th Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Ultimatum) ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
3.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Robert Ford, who's idolized Jesse James since childhood, tries hard to join the reforming gang of the Missouri outlaw, but gradually becomes resentful of the bandit leader. (160 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ *BEST ACTOR* - Casey Affleck (The Assassination of Jesse James: By the Coward Robert Ford)[TIE] Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood)

Nominees
2nd Viggo Mortenson (Eastern Promises)
3rd Denzel Washington (American Gangster)
4th Christain Bale (Rescue Dawn)
5th George Clooney (Michael Clayton) ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
4.
La Vie en Rose (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Biopic of the iconic French singer Édith Piaf. Raised by her grandmother in a brothel, she was discovered while singing on a street corner at the age of 19. Despite her success, Piaf's life was filled with tragedy. (140 mins.)
Director: Olivier Dahan
“ *BEST ACTRESS* - Marion Cotillard

Nominees
2nd Cate Blanchett (Elizabeth: The Golden Age)
3rd Ellen Page (Juno)
4th Laura Linney (The Savages)
5th Julie Christie (Away From Her) ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
5.
No Country for Old Men (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande. (122 mins.)
“ *BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR* - Javier Bardem

Nominees
2nd Brad Pitt (The Assassination of Jesse James: By the Coward Robert Ford)
3rd Jake Gyllenhaal (Zodiac)
4th Tommy Lee Jones (No Country For Old Men)
5th Sam Rockwell (The Assassination of Jesse James: By the Coward Robert Ford) ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
6.
I'm Not There. (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician's life and work. (135 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
“ *BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS* - Cate Blanchett

Nominees
2nd Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone)
3rd Maggie McDonald (No Country For Old Men)
4th Ruby Dee (American Gangster)
5th Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton) ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
7.
Hot Fuzz (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Exceptional London cop Nicholas Angel is involuntarily transferred to a quaint English village and paired with a witless new partner. While on the beat, Nicholas suspects a sinister conspiracy is afoot with the residents. (116 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
“ *BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY*

2nd Michael Clayton
3rd Ratatouille
4th I’m Not There
5th Superbad ” - OwenPaulSloane
 
8.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Robert Ford, who's idolized Jesse James since childhood, tries hard to join the reforming gang of the Missouri outlaw, but gradually becomes resentful of the bandit leader. (160 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ *BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY*

Nominees
2nd Zodiac
3rd There Will Be Blood
4th No Country For Old Men
5th American Gangster ” - OwenPaulSloane