2006/05 Oscar Season
78th Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

12th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Philip Seymour Hoffman – Capote (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Terrence Howard – Hustle & Flow (Globes, Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Heath Ledger – Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Joaquin Phoenix – Walk the Line (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ David Strathairn – Good Night, and Good Luck (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

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Russell Crowe – Cinderella Man (Globes, Critics, SAG)

Jeff Daniels – The Squid and the Whale (Globes, Spirit)

Pierce Brosnan – The Matador (Globes)

Johnny Depp – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Globes)

Ralph Fiennes – The Constant Gardener (BAFTA)

Nathan Lane – The Producers (Globes)

Cillian Murphy – Breakfast on Pluto (Globes)

best actress in a leading role

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

12th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Reese Witherspoon – Walk the Line (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Judi Dench – Mrs Henderson Presents (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Felicity Huffman – Transamerica (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Keira Knightley – Pride & Prejudice (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Charlize Theron – North Country (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Ziyi Zhang – Memoirs of a Geisha (Globes, SAG, BAFTA)

Laura Linney – The Squid and the Whale (Globes, Spirit)

Joan Allen – The Upside of Anger (Critics)

Maria Bello – A History of Violence (Globes)

Dina Korzun – Forty Shades of Blue (Spirit)

S. Epatha Merkerson – Lackawanna Blues (Spirit)

Gwyneth Paltrow – Proof (Globes)

Sarah Jessica Parker – The Family Stone (Globes)

Rachel Weisz – The Constant Gardener (BAFTA)

Cyndi Williams – Room (Spirit)

best actor in a supporting role

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

12th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

👑 George Clooney – Syriana (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Matt Dillon – Crash (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Paul Giamatti – Cinderella Man (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jake Gyllenhaal – Brokeback Mountain (Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ William Hurt – A History of Violence (Oscars)

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Don Cheadle – Crash (SAG, BAFTA)

Firdous Bamji – The War Within (Spirit)

George Clooney – Good Night, and Good Luck (BAFTA)

Kevin Costner – The Upside of Anger (Critics)

Jesse Eisenberg – The Squid and the Whale (Spirit)

Will Ferrell – The Producers (Globes)

Bob Hoskins – Mrs Henderson Presents (Globes)

Terrence Howard – Crash (Critics)

Barry Pepper – The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (Spirit)

Jeffrey Wright – Broken Flowers (Spirit)

best actress in a supporting role

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

12th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Rachel Weisz – The Constant Gardener (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amy Adams – Junebug (Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Catherine Keener – Capote (Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Frances McDormand – North Country (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Michelle Williams – Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

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Maria Bello – A History of Violence (Critics)

Brenda Blethyn – Pride & Prejudice (BAFTA)

Maggie Gyllenhaal – Happy Endings (Spirit)

Allison Janney – Our Very Own (Spirit)

Scarlett Johansson – Match Point (Globes)

Shirley MacLaine – In Her Shoes (Globes)

Thandiwe Newton – Crash (BAFTA)

Robin Wright – Nine Lives (Spirit)

best picture

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

17th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Crash (Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Capote (Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Good Night, and Good Luck (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Munich (Critics, Oscars)

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The Constant Gardener (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Walk the Line (Globes, Critics, PGA)

The Squid and the Whale (Globes, Spirit)

Cinderella Man (Critics)

A History of Violence (Globes)

King Kong (Critics)

Match Point (Globes)

Memoirs of a Geisha (Critics)

Mrs Henderson Presents (Globes)

Pride & Prejudice (Globes)

The Producers (Globes)

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (Spirit)

best director

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63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

58th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Ang Lee – Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ George Clooney – Good Night, and Good Luck (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Paul Haggis – Crash (Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Bennett Miller – Capote (DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Steven Spielberg – Munich (Globes, Critics, DGA, Oscars)

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Peter Jackson – King Kong (Globes, Critics)

Fernando Meirelles – The Constant Gardener (Globes, BAFTA)

Woody Allen – Match Point (Globes)

Gregg Araki – Mysterious Skin (Spirit)

Noah Baumbach – The Squid and the Whale (Spirit)

Rodrigo García – Nine Lives (Spirit)

Ron Howard – Cinderella Man (Critics)

best original song

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 "It's Hard out Here for a Pimp" — Hustle & Flow (Oscars)

⭐︎ "In the Deep" — Crash (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Travelin' Thru” – Transamerica (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

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"A Love That Will Never Grow Old" – Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics)

"Christmas in Love" – Christmas in Love (Globes)

"Hustle & Flow" – Hustle & Flow (Critics)

"Same in Any Language" – Elizabethtown (Critics)

"Seasons of Love" – Rent (Critics)

"There's Nothing Like a Show on Broadway" – The Producers (Globes)

"Wunderkind" – The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Globes)

best original score

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63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Constant Gardener (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Memoirs of a Geisha (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Munich (Oscars)

⭐︎ Pride & Prejudice (Oscars)

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Globes)

Elizabethtown (Critics)

King Kong (Globes)

Mrs Henderson Presents (BAFTA)

The New World (Critics)

Syriana (Globes)

Walk the Line (BAFTA)

best film editing

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

56th American Cinema Editors Awards (ACE Eddie)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Crash (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Cinderella Man (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Constant Gardener (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Munich (ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Walk the Line (ACE Eddie1, Oscars)

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Brokeback Mountain (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2)

Good Night, and Good Luck (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (ACE Eddie1)

The Family Stone (ACE Eddie1)

March of the Penguins (BAFTA)

Pride & Prejudice (ACE Eddie1)

Wedding Crashers (ACE Eddie1)

 

American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

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59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

20th American Society of Cinematographers Awards (ASC)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Memoirs of a Geisha (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Batman Begins (ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Brokeback Mountain (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Good Night, and Good Luck (ASC, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The New World (Oscars)

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Capote (Spirit)

The Constant Gardener (BAFTA)

Crash (BAFTA)

Keane (Spirit)

King Kong (ASC)

Last Days (Spirit)

March of the Penguins (BAFTA)

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (Spirit)

best production design

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10th Art Directors Guild Awards (ADG)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Memoirs of a Geisha (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Good Night, and Good Luck (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ King Kong (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Pride & Prejudice (Oscars)

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Batman Begins (ADG2, BAFTA)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (ADG2, BAFTA)

The Constant Gardener (ADG1)

Crash (ADG1)

Jarhead (ADG1)

Syriana (ADG1)

Walk the Line (ADG1)

 

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period/Fantasy2

best visual effects

4th Visual Effects Society Awards (VES)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 King Kong (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Chronicles of Narnia (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ War of the Worlds (Oscars)

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (VES, BAFTA)

Batman Begins (BAFTA)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (BAFTA)

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (VES)

 

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

best documentary feature

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

58th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 March of the Penguins (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Darwin's Nightmare (Oscars)

⭐︎ Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Murderball (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Street Fight (Oscars)

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Grizzly Man (Critics, DGA, Spirit)

The Devil's Miner (DGA)

La Sierra (Spirit)

The Liberace of Baghdad (DGA)

Mad Hot Ballroom (Critics)

Off to War: Welcome to Baghdad (DGA)

Romántico (Spirit)

Sir! No Sir! (Spirit)

Unknown White Male (DGA)

best animated feature

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

17th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

33rd Annie Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (Critics, PGA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Corpse Bride (Critics, PGA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Howl's Moving Castle (Critics, Annie, Oscars)

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Chicken Little (Critics, PGA, Annie)

Madagascar (PGA, Annie)

Robots (Critics, PGA)

best sound

“King Kong” - Editing

“King Kong” - Mixing

42nd Cinema Audio Society, USA Awards (CAS)

53rd Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA Awards (MPSE)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 King Kong (CAS, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (MPSE, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Memoirs of a Geisha (CAS, MPSE, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Walk the Line (CAS, BAFTA, Oscars2)

⭐︎ War of the Worlds (CAS, MPSE, Oscars1, Oscars2)

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Crash (CAS, BAFTA)

Batman Begins (BAFTA)

The Constant Gardener (BAFTA)

The Island (MPSE)

The Legend of Zorro (MPSE)

Sin City (MPSE)

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (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

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

8th Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDG)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Memoirs of a Geisha (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (BAFTA, CDG3, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mrs Henderson Presents (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Pride & Prejudice (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Walk the Line (CDG2, Oscars)

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (BAFTA, CDG3)

Batman Begins (CDG3)

Capote (CDG2)

Good Night, and Good Luck (CDG2)

Hustle & Flow (CDG1)

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (CDG1)

Rent (CDG2)

Shopgirl (CDG1)

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (CDG3)

Syriana (CDG1)

Transamerica (CDG1)

 

Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

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best makeup + HAIrstyling

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Cinderella Man (Oscars)

⭐︎ Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (Oscars)

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (BAFTA)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (BAFTA)

Memoirs of a Geisha (BAFTA)

Pride & Prejudice (BAFTA)

best international film

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

👑 Tsotsi, South Africa (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Don’t Tell, Italy (Oscars)

⭐︎ Joyeux Noël, France (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Paradise Now, Palestine (Globes, Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sophie Scholl — The Final Days, Germany (Oscars)

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Kung Fu Hustle, China (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

2046, Hong Kong (Critics)

The Beat That My Heart Skipped, France (BAFTA)

Caché, France/Austria (Critics)

The Death of Mr. Lazarescu, Romania (Spirit)

Duck Season, Mexico (Spirit)

Head-On, France (Spirit)

Le Grand Voyage, France (BAFTA)

Oldboy, South Korea (Critics)

The Promise, China (Globes)

Tony Takitani, Japan (Spirit)

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best adapted screenplay

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63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

58th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Brokeback Mountain (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Capote (Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Constant Gardener (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ A History of Violence (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Munich (Globes, Oscars)

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Pride & Prejudice (BAFTA)

Syriana (WGA)

best original screenplay

63rd Golden Globes

11th Critics’ Choice Awards

58th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

59th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

21st Independent Spirit Awards

78th Academy Awards

 

👑 Crash (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Good Night, and Good Luck (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Match Point (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Squid and the Whale (Critics, WGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Syriana (Oscars)

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Cinderella Man (WGA, BAFTA)

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (WGA)

Hotel Rwanda (BAFTA)

Mrs Henderson Presents (BAFTA)

Nine Lives (Spirit)

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (Spirit)

The War Within (Spirit)