Welcome to the Fourth Annual (2011) SirStevesGuide
Academy Awards Movie Challenge!!!

All members are encouraged to participate!!!

This challenge will begin January 27th @ 12:00am and will end February 27th @ 11:59 pm.

Here is a link to the (2008) challenge.
Here is a link to the (2009) challenge.
Here is a link to last year's (2010) challenge.

The rules are simple:

Watch any movie or short that was nominated or won an Academy Award between the designated time frame (Jan 27th - Feb 27th) and post your results here; with each entry listed in numerical order, including the day watched and the movie's title. This is the basic format, please see the example below. Feel free to add your own comments about each movie watched, the year it was released, the nominations/wins it received, and other miscellaneous information, if you so desire.

The qualifications are very straight forward; that the movie or short was (or is) nominated for or won an Academy Award (in any category).

Example List:


February 7th

1. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Won: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Writing
Nominated: Best Film Editing, Best Sound
2. Alien (1979)
Won: Best Effects (Visual)
Nominated: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

February 8th
3. Aliens (1986)
Won: Best Effects (Sound), Best Effects (Visual)
Nominated: Best Actress, Best Editing, Best Music (Original Score), Best Sound, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration


That pretty much sums it up. Most of you should be familiar with these challenges by now, but if you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.

Again, the challenge will start on January 27th (@ 12:00am) and will run through February 27th. Any movie started before 11:59 pm on Feb 27th, but ends thereafter, will count!

Have fun!!!