The 87th Annual Academy Award Nominations

Today, movie lovers will unite and bask in the glory of the highest honours given to film and cinema. The official announcement of the Academy Awards are today, and for the first time in the history of the Academy, they have announced all categories on a televised programming. This is really exciting stuff because film is finally beginning to be recognized as a collaborative art; one that involves each and every individual, from so many diverse talents, all across the board. Celebrated directors J.J Abrams and Alfonso Cuaron were responsible for announcing all the technical awards, while Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs and actor Chris Pine revealed the higher profile nominations.

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The 86th Annual Academy Award Nominations

And now, the moment you have all been waiting for…the announcement is finally here for the 86th Annual Academy Awards. After such a visceral year for film in 2013, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences are announcing their long awaited and overdue nominations honouring the best in American motions pictures. As always with the Academy nominations, it is best to expect a few snubs, shocks and a ton of surprises. This year’s nomination were announced by the Norse God himself Chris Hemsworth as well as active Preseident of the AMPAS Cheryl Boone Isaacs. So, without further ado, here are the nominations for this year’s Oscar race. Check out more below!  Continue reading