The nominations for this year's Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday. We have some of the nominated titles for Best Picture in our collection already, as well as books that some of the films were based on!
The nominated titles for Best Motion Picture of the Year are:
The Blind Side. The film is based on Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael Lewis [796.332 LEW]
The Hurt Locker. [DVD HUR]
Inglourious Basterds. [DVD ING]
Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire. Yes, that is the film's title! No, we don't have it yet on DVD, but we do own the novel [F SAP].
A Serious Man. This will be released next Tuesday on DVD; we have it on order.
Up. [DVD UP]
Up in the Air. We have the original novel, of the same name, by Walter Kirn [F KIR].