1.  “Argo”

Nominated for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay), Best Music (Original Score)Argo book
Based on Antonio Mendez and Matt Baglio’s book
Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History.
2. “Les Misérables”
Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Costume Design,
Best Makeup, Best Music (Original Song)
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Based on Victor Hugos Les Misérables 
3. “Life of Pi”
Nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay),
Best Cinematography, Best Music (Original Score), Best Music (Original Song)
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Based on Yann Martel’s Life of Pi

4. “Lincoln”

Nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay), Best Cinematography, Costume Design, Best Music (Original Score)
200px-Team_of_RivalsBased on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

5. “Silver Linings Playbook”
Nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress,
Best Supporting Actor, Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
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Based on Matthew Quick’s Silver Linings Playbook
6. “Anna Karenina”
Nominated for Best Cinematography, Costume Design, Best Music (Original Score)
anna_kareninaBased on Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina
7. “Snow White and the Huntsman”
Nominated for Costume Design
sow whiteBased on the Brothers Grimm’s “Snow White”
8. “Mirror Mirror”
Nominated for Costume Design
snow white2Based on the Brothers Grimm’s “Snow White”
9. “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”
Nominated for Best Makeup
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Based on JRR Tolkien’s The Hobbit

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