Oscar 2015 nominations had its own surprises and snubs. While majority of the predictions we did on Oscar nominations for the major categories have turned true as some of the common names made it to the list.
However, we had snubs and surprises which is expected every
year. For example, Jennifer Aniston had been garnering a
lot of Oscar buzz for the Best Actress category. However, the
Cake actress was
completely snubbed this year with her movie, Cake getting nil
Talking about surprises, The Grand Budapest Hotel has
grabbed majority of nominations with 9 nods. Similarly, Birdman too got 9 nods.
However, Boyhood which has been winning ample awards
this season did not rule the Oscar nominations chart. The
coming-of-age movie has got 6 nominations along with American
One of the biggest surprises was Best Actress nominations. No we
are not talking about the omission of Jennifer Aniston but about
Marion Cotillard. Marion for the
second time got an Oscar nomination and that too for Best Actress
again from a foreign language film. Hardly Foreign language films
make it to such big categories especially acting, and Marion did it
again by her performance in Two Days, One Night, a
Belgian-Italian-French drama film which won her the Best Actress
Oscar nomination yet again.
This is the second Oscar nomination for Marion who has already
won one in the same category for La Vie En Rose, a French and
Canadian biographical musical film about the life of French singer
Here are some of the big surprises from Oscar nominations
Bradley Cooper's 3rd OScar Nomination In A Row!
This is the third time in a row where Bradley Cooper got an
Oscar nomination. Starting from 2013's Silver Linings Playbook to
American Sniper, Bradley Cooper has landed in the elite group of
the best actors who had got Oscar nominations thrice in a
Marion Cotillard surprised us this year by grabbing Best Actress
nomination at the Oscars and that too for a foreign language film.
Two Nights, On Day did not make it to Foreign Langauge Film
category but landed Marion a nod for Best Actress which is her
second nomination for the category.
Boyhood Grabbing Only 6 Nominations
In this award season, only three or four movies are most talked
about and Boyhood is on the top. The coming-of-age movie has
however got only 6 nominations at the Oscars.
After 1992's Oscar nomination, Lauren did not appear in the list
until now. However, for her performance as Reese Witherspoon's
on-screen mother in Wild gained her the Best Supporting Actress
This movie did not garner much Oscar buzz but got the nod for
Best Adapted Screenplay. The movie left behind one of the most
acclaimed hits, Gone Girl behind!
The Grand Budapest Hotel Leads
One of the biggest Oscar surprises this year is The Grand
Budapest Hotel. The comedy movie has been winning this award season
and giving tough competition to Boyhood as well. But we did not
expect this comedy to lead this year nominations with 9