Now that the contenders for the Academy Awards have been announced, are you wondering where to catch an Oscar-nominated movie this weekend?
Here are the listings for theaters close to the Pine-Richland area in which some of the nominees are playing. (Some movies start playing Friday. Others are already in theaters.)
Set your GPS: 9700 McKnight Road, Pittsburgh
Django Unchained—Nominated for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Christoph Waltz), Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Sound Editing
Les Miserables—Nominated for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Anne Hathaway), Best Actor (Hugh Jackman), Best Costume Design, Best Makeup and Hairstyling, Best Production Design, Best Sound Mixing, Best Music—Original Song ("Suddenly")
Lincoln—Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor (Daniel Day Lewis), Best Supporting Actor (Tommy Lee Jones), Best Supporting Actress (Sally Field), Best Director (Steven Spielberg), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Film Editing, Best Music—Original Score, Best Production Design, Best Sound Mixing
Zero Dark Thirty—Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actress (Jessica Chastain), Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing, Best Sound Editing
Set your GPS: 20111 Route 19, Cranberry Township
Zero Dark Thirty
Set your GPS: 425 Pittsburgh Mills Circle, Tarentum
Zero Dark Thirty
Skyfall—Nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Music—Original Score, Best Music—Original Song ("Skyfall"), Best Sound Editing, Best Sound Mixing
The Impossible—Nominated for Best Actress (Naomi Watts)
Silver Linings Playbook—Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor (Bradley Cooper), Best Actress (Jennifer Lawrence), Best Supporting Actor (Robert De Niro), Best Supporting Actress (Jacki Weaver), Best Directing (David O. Russell), Best Film Editing (Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers), Best Writing—Adapted Screenplay (David O. Russell)
Set your GPS: 119 North Main St., Zelienople
Next weekend, Jan. 18-20, The Strand is showing a movie that won five Academy Awards in 1964—Mary Poppins.
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