2005/04 Oscar Season
77th Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

👑 Jamie Foxx – Ray (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Don Cheadle – Hotel Rwanda (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Johnny Depp – Finding Neverland (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Leonardo DiCaprio – The Aviator (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Clint Eastwood — Million Dollar Baby (Oscars)

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Paul Giamatti – Sideways (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit)

Javier Bardem – The Sea Inside (Globes, Critics)

Jim Carrey – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Globes, BAFTA)

Liam Neeson – Kinsey (Globes, Spirit)

Gael García Bernal – The Motorcycle Diaries (BAFTA)

Kevin Bacon – The Woodsman (Spirit)

Jeff Bridges – The Door in the Floor (Spirit)

Jamie Foxx – Redemption (Spirit)

Kevin Kline – De-Lovely (Globes)

Kevin Spacey – Beyond the Sea (Globes)

best actress in a leading role

👑 Hilary Swank – Million Dollar Baby (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Annette Bening – Being Julia (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Catalina Sandino Moreno – Maria Full of Grace (Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Imelda Staunton – Vera Drake (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Kate Winslet – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Uma Thurman – Kill Bill: Volume 2 (Globes, Critics)

Kimberly Elise – Woman Thou Art Loosed (Spirit)

Vera Farmiga – Down to the Bone (Spirit)

Scarlett Johansson – A Love Song for Bobby Long (Globes)

Ashley Judd – De-Lovely (Globes)

Nicole Kidman – Birth (Globes)

Judy Marte – On the Outs (Spirit)

Emmy Rossum – The Phantom of the Opera (Globes)

Kyra Sedgwick – Cavedweller (Spirit)

Charlize Theron – Monster (BAFTA)

Kate Winslet – Finding Neverland (BAFTA)

Renée Zellweger – Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (Globes)

Zhang Ziyi – House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

best actor in a supporting role

👑 Morgan Freeman – Million Dollar Baby (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Alan Alda – The Aviator (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Thomas Haden Church – Sideways (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jamie Foxx – Collateral (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Clive Owen – Closer (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Peter Sarsgaard – Kinsey (Critics, Spirit)

David Carradine – Kill Bill: Volume 2 (Globes)

Phil Davis – Vera Drake (BAFTA)

James Garner – The Notebook (SAG)

Jon Gries – Napoleon Dynamite (Spirit)

Freddie Highmore – Finding Neverland (SAG)

Aidan Quinn – Cavedweller (Spirit)

Roger Robinson – Brother to Brother (Spirit)

Rodrigo de la Serna – The Motorcycle Diaries (BAFTA)

best actress in a supporting role

👑 Cate Blanchett – The Aviator (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Laura Linney – Kinsey (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Virginia Madsen – Sideways (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sophie Okonedo – Hotel Rwanda (SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Natalie Portman – Closer (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Meryl Streep – The Manchurian Candidate (Globes, BAFTA)

Cate Blanchett – Coffee and Cigarettes (Spirit)

Julie Christie – Finding Neverland (BAFTA)

Heather Craney – Vera Drake (BAFTA)

Loretta Devine – Woman Thou Art Loosed (Spirit)

Cloris Leachman – Spanglish (SAG)

Robin Simmons – Robbing Peter (Spirit)

Yenny Paola Vega – Maria Full of Grace (Spirit)

Kate Winslet — Finding Neverland (Critics)

best picture

👑 Million Dollar Baby (Globes, Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Aviator (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Finding Neverland (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ray (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sideways (Globes, Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Kinsey (Globes, Critics, Spirit)

Hotel Rwanda (Globes, Critics)

The Incredibles (Globes, PGA)

The Phantom of the Opera (Globes, Critics)

Baadasssss! (Spirit)

Closer (Globes)

Collateral (Critics)

Maria Full of Grace (Spirit)

The Motorcycle Diaries (BAFTA)

Primer (Spirit)

Vera Drake (BAFTA)

best director

👑 Clint Eastwood – Million Dollar Baby (Globes, Critics, DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Taylor Hackford – Ray (Critics, DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mike Leigh – Vera Drake (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Alexander Payne – Sideways (Globes, Critics, DGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Martin Scorsese – The Aviator (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Marc Forster – Finding Neverland (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA)

Shane Carruth – Primer (Spirit)

Michel Gondry – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (BAFTA)

Michael Mann – Collateral (BAFTA)

Joshua Marston – Maria Full of Grace (Spirit)

Mike Nichols – Closer (Globes)

Mario Van Peebles – Baadasssss! (Spirit)

Walter Salles – The Motorcycle Diaries (Spirit)

best original song

👑 "Al otro lado del río" — The Motorcycle Diaries (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Accidentally in Love" – Shrek 2 (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Believe" – The Polar Express (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Learn to Be Lonely"  – The Phantom of the Opera (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Look to Your Path" — The Chorus (Oscars)

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"Old Habits Die Hard” – Alfie (Globes, Critics)

"Million Voices" – Hotel Rwanda (Globes)

best original score

👑 Finding Neverland (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Oscars)

⭐︎ Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Passion of the Christ (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Village (Oscars)

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The Aviator (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Sideways (Globes, Critics)

The Chorus (BAFTA)

The Incredibles (Critics)

Million Dollar Baby (Globes)

The Motorcycle Diaries (BAFTA)

Ray (BAFTA)

Spanglish (Globes)

best film editing

👑 The Aviator (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Collateral (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Finding Neverland (ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Million Dollar Baby (ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ray (ACE Eddie1, Oscars)

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (BAFTA, ACE Eddie1)

De-Lovely (ACE Eddie1)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

The Incredibles (ACE Eddie1)

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (ACE Eddie2)

Kinsey (ACE Eddie2)

Sideways (ACE Eddie1)

Vera Drake (BAFTA)

 

American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

👑 The Aviator (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Passion of the Christ (ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Phantom of the Opera (Oscars)

⭐︎ A Very Long Engagement (ASC, Oscars)

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Collateral (BAFTA, ASC)

The Motorcycle Diaries (BAFTA, Spirit)

Dandelion (Spirit)

Finding Neverland (BAFTA)

Ray (ASC)

Redemption (Spirit)

Saints and Soldiers (Spirit)

We Don't Live Here Anymore (Spirit)

best production design

👑 The Aviator (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Finding Neverland (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Phantom of the Opera (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ A Very Long Engagement (Oscars)

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Collateral (ADG1)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless (ADG1)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (BAFTA)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

The Incredibles (ADG2)

The Life Aquatic (ADG1)

Million Dollar Baby (ADG1)

The Terminal (ADG1)

Vera Drake (BAFTA)

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period/Fantasy2

best visual effects

👑 Spider-Man 2 (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ I, Robot (Oscars)

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The Day After Tomorrow (VES, BAFTA)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

The Aviator (BAFTA)

 

*Visual Effects Society Awards category here is Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture

best documentary feature

👑 Born into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Story of the Weeping Camel (DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Super Size Me (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tupac: Resurrection (Oscars)

⭐︎ Twist of Faith (Oscars)

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Bright Leaves (DGA, Spirit)

Control Room (Critics, DGA)

Fahrenheit 9/11 (Critics, DGA)

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (Critics, Spirit)

Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed (Spirit)

Hiding and Seeking: Faith and Tolerance After the Holocaust (Spirit)

Tarnation (Spirit)

best animated feature

👑 The Incredibles (Critics, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Shark Tale (Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Shrek 2 (Critics, Annie, Oscars)

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Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (Annie)

The Polar Express (Critics)

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (Annie)

best sound

“The Incredibles” - Editing

“Ray” - Mixing

👑 The Incredibles (Oscars1, Oscars2)

👑 Ray (CAS, BAFTA, Oscars2)

⭐︎ The Aviator (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars2)

⭐︎ The Polar Express (Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Spider-Man 2 (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

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The Bourne Supremacy (CAS, MPSE)

Collateral (MPSE, BAFTA)

The Day After Tomorrow (MPSE)

Finding Neverland (CAS)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

I, Robot (MPSE)

Kill Bill: Volume 2 (MPSE)

Million Dollar Baby (MPSE)

Cinema Audio Society rewards “sound mixing”

Motion Picture Sound Editors rewards “sound editing”

BAFTA rewards “sound”

Oscar rewards “sound editing1” and “sound mixing2”

best costume design

👑 The Aviator (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Finding Neverland (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ray (CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Troy (Oscars)

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Alfie (CDG1)

De-Lovely (CDG2)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (CDG1)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (CDG1)

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (CDG1)

The Merchant of Venice (BAFTA)

Ocean’s Twelve (CDG1)

The Phantom of the Opera (CDG2)

Vera Drake (BAFTA)

 

Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best makeup + HAIrstyling

👑 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Passion of the Christ (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Sea Inside (Oscars)

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The Aviator (BAFTA)

Finding Neverland (BAFTA)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (BAFTA)

House of Flying Daggers (BAFTA)

Vera Drake (BAFTA)

best international film

👑 The Sea Inside, Spain (Globes, Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ As It Is in Heaven, Sweden (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Chorus, France (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Downfall, Germany (Oscars)

⭐︎ Yesterday (Spirit, Oscars)

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House of Flying Daggers, China (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

The Motorcycle Diaries, Argentina (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

A Very Long Engagement, France (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Bad Education, Spain (BAFTA, Spirit)

Maria Full of Grace, Colombia (Critics)

Oasis (Spirit)

Red Lights (Spirit)

best adapted screenplay

👑 Sideways (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Before Sunset (WGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Finding Neverland (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Million Dollar Baby (WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Motorcycle Diaries (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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The Aviator (Globes, Critics)

Baadasssss! (Spirit)

The Chorus (BAFTA)

Closer (Globes, BAFTA)

Mean Girls (WGA)

best original screenplay

👑 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Aviator (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Hotel Rwanda (WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Incredibles (Oscars)

⭐︎ Vera Drake (BAFTA, Oscars)

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Kinsey (Critics, WGA, Spirit)

Collateral (BAFTA)

The Door in the Floor (Spirit)

Garden State (WGA)

Ray (BAFTA)