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Popcorn & Prejudice: A Movie Blog

Seattle Times writer Moira Macdonald muses on moviegoing. Email Moira: mmacdonald@seattletimes.com.

January 20, 2012 at 8:03 AM

If I had an Oscar ballot . . .

The Oscar nominations will be announced early Tuesday morning, and most of us can predict what at least a few of them might be. But I thought it would be fun to follow in the footsteps of the New York Times writers who made their own Oscar ballots — not predictions, mind you, but just personal preferences. So, here’s mine. Should you feel inspired to add your own ballot, or favorite nominee, please do!
Best picture
“The Artist”
“Beginners”
“The Descendants”
“The Hedgehog”
“Midnight in Paris”
Best director
Mona Achache, “The Hedgehog”
Mike Mills, “Beginners”
Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
Michel Hazanavicius, “The Artist”
Alexander Payne, “The Descendants”
Best actor
George Clooney, “The Descendants”
Jean Dujardin, “The Artist”
Paul Giamatti, “Win Win”
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, “50/50”
Ewan McGregor, “Beginners”
Best actress
Viola Davis, “The Help”
Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
Charlize Theron, “Young Adult”
Mia Wasikowska, “Jane Eyre”
Michelle Williams, “My Week with Marilyn”
Best actor in a supporting role
Albert Brooks, “Drive”
Jon Hamm, “Bridesmaids”
Philip Seymour Hoffman, “Moneyball”
Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”
Alan Rickman, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2”
Best actress in a supporting role
Berenice Bejo, “The Artist”
Jessica Chastain, “The Help”
Janet McTeer, “Albert Nobbs”
Helen Mirren, “Brighton Rock”
Cicely Tyson, “The Help”
Screenplay, original
Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
Tom McCarthy, “Win Win”
Mike Mills, “Beginners”
Dee Rees, “Pariah”
Will Reiser, “50/50”
Screenplay, adapted
Mona Achache, “The Hedgehog”
Moira Buffini, “Jane Eyre”
Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, “The Descendants”
Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin, “Moneyball”
Steven Zaillian, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”

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