Oscar Nominated Acting Performances in Movies I Haven't Seenby daltonbriant894 | created - 06 Jan 2016 | updated - 20 hours ago | Public
These are all the movies that were nominated for at least one Oscar for acting that I haven't seen. I have listed the actor(s)/actress(es) that were nominated for an Oscar in the description. I have also put the actor/actress that actually won the Oscar along with the category won in bold.
Here's the link to the ones I have seen: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls031296487/
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1. At Eternity's Gate (2018)
PG-13 | 111 min | Biography, Drama
A look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during the time he lived in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France.
Votes: 18,794 | Gross: $2.29M
Leading Actor: Willem Dafoe
2. A Star Is Born (2018)
R | 136 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A musician helps a young singer find fame as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.
Votes: 274,063 | Gross: $215.29M
3. Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017)
PG-13 | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Roman J. Israel, Esq., a driven, idealistic defense attorney, finds himself in a tumultuous series of events that lead to a crisis and the necessity for extreme action.
Votes: 24,560 | Gross: $11.96M
Leading Actor: Denzel Washington
4. Joy (I) (2015)
PG-13 | 124 min | Drama
Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.
Votes: 119,583 | Gross: $56.45M
Leading Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
5. The Judge (2014)
R | 141 min | Crime, Drama
Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family.
Votes: 165,286 | Gross: $47.12M
Supporting Actor: Robert Duvall
6. The Sessions (2012)
R | 95 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A man in an iron lung who wishes to lose his virginity contacts a professional sex surrogate with the help of his therapist and priest.
Votes: 40,053 | Gross: $6.00M
Supporting Actress: Helen Hunt
7. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
R | 122 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley (Gary Oldman) is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet Agent within MI6.
Votes: 176,510 | Gross: $24.15M
Leading Actor: Gary Oldman
8. Biutiful (2010)
R | 148 min | Drama, Romance
This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move.
Votes: 81,142 | Gross: $5.10M
Leading Actor: Javier Bardem
9. Animal Kingdom (2010)
R | 113 min | Crime, Drama
A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.
Votes: 52,011 | Gross: $1.04M
Supporting Actress: Jacki Weaver
10. An Education (2009)
PG-13 | 100 min | Drama
A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London, and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age.
Votes: 123,911 | Gross: $12.57M
Leading Actress: Carey Mulligan
11. The Messenger (I) (2009)
R | 113 min | Drama, Romance, War
An American soldier struggles with an ethical dilemma when he becomes involved with a widow of a fallen officer.
Votes: 32,695 | Gross: $0.07M
Supporting Actor: Woody Harrelson
12. Half Nelson (2006)
R | 106 min | Drama
An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.
Votes: 81,045 | Gross: $2.69M
Leading Actor: Ryan Gosling
13. Venus (I) (2006)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Life for a pair of veteran actors gets turned upside down after they meet a brash teenager.
Votes: 12,032 | Gross: $3.34M
Leading Actor: Peter O'Toole
14. Volver (I) (2006)
R | 121 min | Comedy, Drama
After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn't resolve during her life.
Votes: 88,905 | Gross: $12.90M
Leading Actress: Penélope Cruz
15. Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)
PG | 93 min | Biography, Drama, History
Votes: 90,884 | Gross: $31.50M
Leading Actor: David Strathairn
16. Hustle & Flow (2005)
R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Music
With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.
Votes: 37,025 | Gross: $22.20M
Leading Actor: Terrence Howard
17. North Country (2005)
R | 126 min | Drama
A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States, Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.
Votes: 37,532 | Gross: $18.32M
18. Pride & Prejudice (2005)
PG | 129 min | Drama, Romance
Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?
Votes: 233,736 | Gross: $38.41M
Leading Actress: Keira Knightley
19. Vera Drake (2004)
R | 125 min | Crime, Drama
Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain--a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.
Votes: 22,600 | Gross: $3.75M
Leading Actress: Imelda Staunton
20. Whale Rider (2002)
PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Family
A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize.
Votes: 37,838 | Gross: $20.78M
Leading Actress: Keisha Castle-Hughes
21. Ali (2001)
R | 157 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.
Votes: 88,667 | Gross: $58.20M
22. I Am Sam (2001)
PG-13 | 132 min | Drama
A mentally handicapped man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter and in the process teaches his cold-hearted lawyer the value of love and family.
Votes: 136,998 | Gross: $40.31M
Leading Actor: Sean Penn
23. Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A British woman is determined to improve herself while she looks for love in a year in which she keeps a personal diary.
Votes: 209,575 | Gross: $71.54M
Leading Actress: Renée Zellweger
24. Before Night Falls (2000)
R | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The life of Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas.
Votes: 22,979 | Gross: $4.22M
Leading Actor: Javier Bardem
25. The Contender (2000)
R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller
Senator Laine Hanson is a contender for U.S. Vice President, but information and disinformation about her past surfaces that threatens to derail her confirmation.
Votes: 22,054 | Gross: $17.87M
26. The Insider (1999)
R | 157 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller
A research chemist comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a "60 Minutes" expose on Big Tobacco.
Votes: 151,187 | Gross: $28.97M
Leading Actor: Russell Crowe
27. Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
In the 1930s, jazz guitarist Emmet Ray idolizes Django Reinhardt, faces gangsters and falls in love with a mute woman.
Votes: 30,734 | Gross: $4.20M
28. The Hurricane (1999)
R | 146 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
Votes: 87,068 | Gross: $50.67M
Leading Actor: Denzel Washington
29. Tumbleweeds (1999)
PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Comedy
A woman and her daughter have been constantly moving from town to town for years, but their newest home might be different from all the others.
Votes: 3,128 | Gross: $1.28M
Leading Actress: Janet McTeer
30. Central Station (1998)
R | 113 min | Drama
An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew.
Votes: 32,918 | Gross: $5.60M
Leading Actress: Fernanda Montenegro
31. Hilary and Jackie (1998)
R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music
The tragic story of world renowned classic cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.
Votes: 9,367 | Gross: $4.87M
32. A Simple Plan (1998)
R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
When three blue collar acquaintances come across millions of dollars in lost cash they make a plan to keep their find from the authorities but find complications and mistrust weaving its way into their plan.
Votes: 59,044 | Gross: $16.31M
Supporting Actor: Billy Bob Thornton
33. Primary Colors (1998)
R | 143 min | Comedy, Drama
A man joins the political campaign of a smooth-operator candidate for president of the USA.
Votes: 26,266 | Gross: $38.97M
Supporting Actress: Kathy Bates
34. Little Voice (1998)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A shy reclusive lady is convinced by an invisible entity to sing. Subsequently, she finds herself noticed by a sleazy talent agent and her talent being showcased on-stage. She also meets a kind but nervous man who becomes her best friend.
Votes: 15,206 | Gross: $4.60M
Supporting Actress: Brenda Blethyn
35. The Apostle (1997)
PG-13 | 134 min | Drama
After his happy life spins out of control, a preacher from Texas changes his name, goes to Louisiana and starts preaching on the radio.
Votes: 12,740 | Gross: $20.73M
Leading Actor: Robert Duvall
36. Ulee's Gold (1997)
R | 113 min | Drama
A reclusive beekeeper slowly pulls his dysfunctional family back together, but not without having to fight his son's previous dastardly cohorts.
Votes: 6,482 | Gross: $9.05M
Leading Actor: Peter Fonda
37. Wag the Dog (1997)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a Presidential sex scandal.
Votes: 75,123 | Gross: $43.02M
Leading Actor: Dustin Hoffman
38. In & Out (1997)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance
A midwestern teacher questions his sexuality after a former student makes a comment about him at the Academy Awards.
Votes: 36,584 | Gross: $63.86M
Supporting Actress: Joan Cusack
39. The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
PG-13 | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A shy, middle-aged professor enters into a romantic but non-physical relationship with an unlucky-in-love colleague.
Votes: 14,116 | Gross: $41.25M
Supporting Actress: Lauren Bacall
40. The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
PG-13 | 144 min | Drama, Romance
An American girl inherits a fortune and falls into a misguided relationship with a gentleman confidence artist whose true nature, including a barbed and covetous disposition, turns her life into a nightmare.
Votes: 10,177 | Gross: $3.69M
Supporting Actress: Barbara Hershey
41. Nixon (1995)
R | 192 min | Biography, Drama, History
A biographical story of former U.S. President Richard Milhous Nixon, from his days as a young boy, to his eventual Presidency, which ended in shame.
Votes: 27,242 | Gross: $13.56M
42. The Postman (Il Postino) (1994)
PG | 108 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Votes: 30,951 | Gross: $21.85M
Leading Actor: Massimo Troisi
43. Georgia (1995)
R | 115 min | Drama, Music
Sadie is desperately looking up to her older sister Georgia who is a famous C&W artist. Sadie wants to be a famous artist like her sister, but is always doing everything wrong. Her ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,690 | Gross: $1.11M
Supporting Actress: Mare Winningham
44. Tom & Viv (1994)
PG-13 | 115 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 1915, T.S. (Tom) Eliot and Vivienne Haigh-Wood elope, but her longstanding gynecological and emotional problems disrupt their planned honeymoon. Her father is angry because Tom's poetry ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,461 | Gross: $0.54M
45. Quiz Show (1994)
PG-13 | 133 min | Biography, Drama, History
A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation.
Votes: 61,469 | Gross: $24.82M
Supporting Actor: Paul Scofield
46. Shadowlands (1993)
PG | 131 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
C.S. Lewis, a world-renowned Christian theologian, writer and professor, leads a passionless life until he meets spirited poet Joy Gresham from the U.S.
Votes: 15,857 | Gross: $25.84M
Leading Actress: Debra Winger
47. Fearless (1993)
R | 122 min | Drama, Thriller