Prisoners not only makes it in my top-five favorite movies released this year, but it also makes it in my top fifty of all-time. I know Prisoners was released out of 'OSCAR season', and that is half the problem...but for me it was the best movie of 2013, and I am astonished that it was not nominated among those in the Best Picture Category. This 2004 drama, produced, directed, and co-written by Paul Haggis, was nominated for six Academy Awards and won three, including Best Picture. Joaquin Phoenix's performance in this supervillain origin story won him an Oscar in 2020. The 2008 fantasy, directed by David Fincher, about a man who ages backwards starred Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett and Tilda Swinton. Hope you'll consider taking a look. View trailers, photos and detailed information about the 92nd Academy Awards nominees. Press Releases; Prison Fellowship News & Updates; Academy Awards: ‘13th’ Nominated for Best Documentary. The first two films in Francis Ford Coppola's series of the Corleone crime family each won the Oscar for Best Picture, and received a total of 21 nominations. This 2006 drama, starring Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett, was nominated for seven Academy Awards, and won one. It received two nominations, including Max Von Sydow for Best Supporting Actor. The movie starred Andrew Garfield and Teresa Palmer. Trump is asked why he'd tweet "a lie" about Biden, Trump refuses to denounce right-wing conspiracy group QAnon, Biden says he'll give answer on court packing before election, Trump says he doesn't know if he took COVID test on debate day, What we know – and don't – about Hunter Biden's alleged laptop, Video shows in-custody death: "His dying words were, 'I'm sorry'", Only these states will get a colder than normal winter, NOAA predicts, Former Chicago police superintendent accused of sexual assault, Battleground Tracker: Latest polls, state of the race and more, 5 things to know about CBS News' 2020 Battleground Tracker, CBS News coverage of voting rights issues. It was chosen by the National Board of Review as one of the top ten films of 2013, and at the 86th Academy Awards, it was nominated for Best Cinematography Rami Malek won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2019 for his portrayal of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. The 2012 adaptation of the hit Broadway musical, featuring Amanda Seyfried and Eddie Redmayne, was nominated for eight Academy Awards and won three. i liked it, but i can easily think of ten films from this year that are better, and both of the leads gave pretty wooden performances. Election Day could turn into "Election Week" with rise in mail ballots. Granted, my list is more of a shot in the dark attempt at listing my favorites from least to greatest, and I constantly look at it and find problems, but it was a good film. Ava DuVernay's documentary "13th" is nominated for Best Documentary. and this movie made me enjoy Hugh Jackman for something more than Wolverine. It won the Oscar for Best Picture in 2019. It is on Amazon for Kindle ($0.99) and Paperback ($9.99). My latest novel Lunacy's Dance (a horror) was published on March 16th. No... Argo was a very good movie IMO. Credit: Lions Gate/Courtesy Everett Collection. This 2000 romantic comedy-drama starring Johnny Depp and Juliette Binoche was nominated for five Academy Awards.