Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Oscar Nomination Round-up Part 1: Picture and Director

So the first few weeks of 2012 have been a little hectic around here, and I never really had a chance to take a look back at some notable 2011 movies. And now, the Oscar nominations have come out - so this gives me a perfect opportunity to look back at 2011, and to complain about and/or praise certain choices made by the Academy.

Let's start with Best Picture and Best Director, two categories that are most often linked.