2011 Oscar nominations list: 'The King's Speech' leads with 12 nominations

kings-speech.jpgHere is the complete list of nominees for the 83rd annual Academy Awards. "The King's Speech" leads all movies with 12 nominations, with "True Grit" close behind with 10 nods. "Inception" and "The Social Network" tied for third with eight nominations. 

Best motion picture of the year

"Black Swan"
"The Fighter"
"Inception"
"The Kids Are All Right"
"The King's Speech"
"127 Hours"
"The Social Network"
"Toy Story 3"
"True Grit"
"Winter's Bone"

Performance by an actor in a leading role
Javier Bardem in "Biutiful"
Jeff Bridges in "True Grit"
Jesse Eisenberg in "The Social Network"
Colin Firth in "The King's Speech"
James Franco in "127 Hours"

Performance by an actor in a supporting role

Christian Bale in "The Fighter"
John Hawkes in "Winter's Bone"
Jeremy Renner in "The Town"
Mark Ruffalo in "The Kids Are All Right"
Geoffrey Rush in "The King's Speech"

Performance by an actress in a leading role

Annette Bening in "The Kids Are All Right"
Nicole Kidman in "Rabbit Hole"
Jennifer Lawrence in "Winter's Bone"
Natalie Portman in "Black Swan"
Michelle Williams in "Blue Valentine"

Performance by an actress in a supporting role
Amy Adams in "The Fighter"
Helena Bonham Carter in "The King's Speech"
Melissa Leo in "The Fighter"
Hailee Steinfeld in "True Grit"
Jacki Weaver in "Animal Kingdom"

Best animated feature film of the year
"How to Train Your Dragon"
"The Illusionist"
"Toy Story 3"

Art Direction
"Alice in Wonderland"
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
"Inception"
"The King's Speech"
"True Grit"

Achievement in Cinematography
"Black Swan"
"Inception"
"The King's Speech"
"The Social Network"
"True Grit"

Achievement in costume design
"Alice in Wonderland"
"I Am Love"
"The King's Speech"
"The Tempest"
"True Grit"

Achievement in directing
"Black Swan"
"The Fighter"
"The King's Speech"
"The Social Network"
"True Grit"

Best Documentary Feature

"Exit through the Gift Shop"
"Gasland"
"Inside Job"
"Restrepo"
"Waste Land"

Best documentary short subject
"Killing in the Name"
"Poster Girl"
"Strangers No More"
"Sun Come Up"
"The Warriors of Qiugang"

Achievement in film editing
"Black Swan"
"The Fighter"
"The King's Speech"
"127 Hours"
"The Social Network"

Best foreign language film of the year

"Biutiful" (Mexico)
"Dogtooth" (Greece)
"In a Better World" (Denmark)
"Incendies" (Canada)
"Outside the Law" (Hors-la-loi) (Algeria)

Achievement in makeup

"Barney's Version
"
" The Way Back"
" The Wolfman"

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score)
"How to Train Your Dragon"
"Inception"
"The King's Speech"
"127 Hours"
"The Social Network"

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)
"Coming Home" from "Country Strong"
"I See the Light" from "Tangled"
"If I Rise" from "127 Hours"
"We Belong Together" from "Toy Story 3"

Best animated short film
"Day & Night"
"The Gruffalo"
"Let's Pollute"
"The Lost Thing"
"Madagascar"

Best live action short film
"The Confession"
"The Crush"
"God of Love"
"Na Wewe"
"Wish 143"

Achievement in sound editing

"Inception"
"Toy Story 3"
"Tron: Legacy"
"True Grit"
"Unstoppable"

Achievement in sound mixing

"Inception"
"The King's Speech"
"Salt"
"The Social Network"
"True Grit"

Achievement in visual effects
"Alice in Wonderland"
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1"
"Hereafter"
"Inception"
"Iron Man 2"

Adapted screenplay
"127 Hours," Danny Boyle & Simon Beaufoy
"The Social Network," Aaron Sorkin
"Toy Story 3," Michael Arndt. Story by John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton and Lee Unkrich
"True Grit," Joel Coen & Ethan Coen
"Winter's Bone," Debra Granik & Anne Rosellini

Original screenplay
"Another Year," Mike Leigh
"The Fighter," Scott Silver, Paul Tamasy, Eric Johnson, Keith Dorrington.
"Inception," Christopher Nolan
"The Kids Are All Right," Lisa Cholodenko & Stuart Blumberg
"The King's Speech," David Seidler


The 83rd annual Academy Awards air live Sunday, Feb. 27 on ABC.

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