//2009 IN REVIEW: Film Misery Awards

2009 IN REVIEW: Film Misery Awards

Film Misery Awards 2009

Best Picture:

WINNER: A Serious Man

Other Nominees:
(500) Days of Summer
Away We Go
Avatar
Bright Star
Coraline
The Cove
Gomorrah
The Hurt Locker
Up

Best Director:

WINNER: Ethan, Joel Coen – A Serious Man

Other Nominees:
Kathryn Bigelow – The Hurt Locker
Jane Campion – Bright Star
Pete Docter – Up
Matteo Garone – Gomorrah

Best Actor:

WINNER: Michael Stuhlbarg – A Serious Man

Other Nominees:
Francois Begadeau – The Class
Michael Caine – Is Anybody There?
Jeremy Renner – The Hurt Locker
Sam Rockwell – Moon

Best Actress:

WINNER: Meryl Streep – Julie & Julia

Other Nominees:
Abbie Cornish – Bright Star
Marion Cotillard – Public Enemies
Charlotte Gainsbourgh – Antichrist
Carey Mulligan – An Education

Best Supporting Actor:

WINNER: Anthony Mackie – The Hurt Locker

Other Nominees:
Jim Broadbent – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Alfred Molina – An Education
Paul Schneider – Bright Star
Christoph Waltz – Inglourious Basterds

Best Supporting Actress:

WINNER: Mo’Nique – Precious

Other Nominees:
Patricia Clarkson – Whatever Works
Penelope Cruz – Nine
Melanie Lynskey – Away We Go
Leslie Mann – Funny People

Best Adapted Screenplay:

WINNER: Fantastic Mr. Fox

Other Nominees:
Coraline
Precious
Star Trek
Up in the Air

Best Original Screenplay:

WINNER: A Serious Man

Other Nominees:
(500) Days of Summer
Away We Go
Bright Star
Up

Alex started Film Misery in early 2009 after living the site’s title for many years. His film obsession began in high school when he and his friends would see all of the Oscar Best Picture nominees and try to make predictions...Full Bio.