Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close : Oscar nominations

January 25, 2012

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close was released on January 20th in the United States and grossed over $11 million domestically so far. The movie, starring Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn and Tom Hanks, just got an unexpected best-picture nomination at the Academy Awards !
The nine other movies nominated are The Artist, The Descendants, The Help, Hugo, Midnight in Paris, Moneyball, The Tree of Life and War Horse.

Max von Sydow is also nominated for an Oscar in the category Actor in a Supporting Role, along with Kenneth Branagh (My Week with Marilyn), Jonah Hill (Moneyball), Nick Nolte (Warrior) and Christopher Plummer (Beginners).

The 84th Academy Awards Ceremony will take place on February 26th and will air live on ABC.