The nominees for the 71st annual Golden Globes awards was just announced and Sandy grabbed her 5th nomination! Gravity got 3 nominations under drama category: Best Motion Picture, Best Actress and Best Director. Congratulations!
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA
Winners will be announced during the Golden Globes ceremony January 12, 2014
Sandra Bullock is nominated for the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role. Congratulations! The winners will be announced on Saturday, January 18, 2014.
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
CATE BLANCHETT / Jasmine – “BLUE JASMINE” (Sony Pictures Classics)
SANDRA BULLOCK / Ryan Stone – “GRAVITY” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
JUDI DENCH / Philomena Lee – “PHILOMENA” (The Weinstein Company)
MERYL STREEP / Violet Weston – “AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY” (The Weinstein Company)
EMMA THOMPSON / P.L. Travers – “SAVING MR. BANKS” (Walt Disney Pictures)
For the complete list of nominess, see at SAG Awards website.
Back in 2005 Sandra did a cameo on this Kevin Bacon movie, starred by his wife Kyra Sedgwick. Sandy is not mentioned on the initial credits and it’s the last name on the ending ones, and wasn’t mentioned on the posters when the movie was released, so mostly people didn’t know she was part of it.
The movie tells the story of a neglected daughter that becomes a possessive mother. The entire film is filled with flashbacks telling her story, and Sandra is ‘Mrs. Harker’, her fantasy mother. I have added screencaptures of the film in the gallery, as well some posters.
Reflecting an awards season in which no one film is dominating, the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, voting Sunday, produced a tie, awarding its best picture prize to both Alfronso Cuaron’s survival-in-space-tale Gravity and Spike Jonze’s slightly futuristic love story Her. Cuaron was also named best director, with Jonze as runner-up. Gravity also was cited for its cinematography by Emmanuel Lubezki and its editing by Cuaron and Mark Sanger, while Her got a nod for K.K. Barrett’s production design.
Pictures of Sandy at Gravity screening in Tokyo has just been added to the gallery.
Pictures of Sandy attending today a press conference for ‘Gravity’ in Tokyo has now been added to the gallery:
The International Press Academy, which will hand out its awards March 9, just announced the list of nominees, and as expected, Sandy got her one as Best Actress for Gravity.
Actress in a Motion Picture
Meryl Streep – August: Osage County
Judi Dench – Philomena
Sandra Bullock – Gravity
Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine
Adèle Exarchopoulos – Blue Is the Warmest Color
Emma Thompson – Saving Mr. Banks
Gravity also landed a nomination as Best Motion Picture, and 4 more.
So, finally, I was able to add screen captures of ‘Two If By Sea‘, a 1996 film directed by Bill Bennett, and starring Sandy and Denis Leary. You’ll find over 800 HD screen captures of a blondie and adorable Sandra Bullock in the gallery. Enjoy:
Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity continues to fly high, crossing the $500 million mark at the worldwide box office over the weekend.
The 3D space epic, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, has now grossed $240.6 million domestically and $274.3 million internationally for a global total of $515 million through Sunday.
From Warner Bros., Gravity has yet to open in China and Japan, and is expected to ultimately earn north of $600 million.
Despite blockbuster Thor: The Dark World, Gravity took in $18.5 million internationally over the weekend from 62 markets. Domestically, it placed No. 6 in its seventh weekend with $6.3 million.
Gravity is the No. 7 title of the year worldwide.
Overseas, France leads with $37.5 million, followed by Korea ($26.5 million), the U.K. ($23.2 million), Russia ($20.9 million) and Australia ($18.1 million). The movie has only been playing the U.K. for two weeks.
Internationally, Gravity has rolled out slowly, hoping to play off word of mouth. The strategy has paid off in a big way for WB.