The 82nd Academy Awards (2009): Precursor Award Tallies

The titles of the Academy Award Winners are accented in blue. The titles of the Academy Awards Nominees are accented in bold. Professional Guild winners have the guild abbreviation highlighted in blue. Organization Abbreviations Guide at bottom.

Best Picture

  • The Hurt Locker (15) - BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCC, SFFC, AFC, HFC, SAT, CFC, OFCS, NSFC, BFCA, PGA, OFTA, BAFTA
  • Up in the Air (6) - WAFCA, NBR, SEFCA, InFC, DFWFCA, FFC
  • Inglourious Basterds (3) - TFC, SDFC, SAG
  • Avatar (2) - NYFCO, GG
  • The Hangover (1) - GG
  • Hunger (1) - TFC
  • Nine (1) - SAT
  • Precious (1) - ISA
  • Un Proph├Ęte (1) - LFCC
  • Up (1) - DFCS

Best Animated Film

  • Up (20) - WAFCA, NBR, BSFC, NYFCO, SEFCA, SDFC, DFWFCA, AFC, HFC, CFC, FFC, OFCS, BFCA, GG, DFCS, PGA, Up, OFTA, LFCC, BAFTA
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox (4) - LAFCA, NYFCC, InFC, SAT
  • Coraline (1) - SFFC

Best Director

  • Kathryn Bigelow - The Hurt Locker (17) - WAFCA, BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCO, NYFCC, SEFCA, SFFC, AFC, TFC, HFC, SAT, CFC, OFCS, NSFC, BFCA, DGA, OFTA, BAFTA
  • Jason Reitman - Up in the Air (2) - DFWFCA, FFC
  • James Cameron - Avatar (1) - GG
  • Lee Daniels - Precious (1) - ISA
  • Pete Docter - Up (1) - DFCS
  • Clint Eastwood - Invictus (1) - NBR
  • Spike Jonze - Where the Wild Things Are (1) - InFC
  • Quentin Tarantino - Inglourious Basterds (1) - SDFC

Best Actor

  • George Clooney - Up in the Air (8) - WAFCA, NBR, NYFCC, SEFCA, InFC, DFWFCA, HFC, FFC; Fantastic Mr. Fox (1) - NYFCC
  • Jeff Bridges - Crazy Heart (7) - LAFCA, NYFCO, BFCA, GG, SAG, OFTA, ISA
  • Colin Firth - A Single Man (5) - SFFC, SDFC, AFC, DFCS, BAFTA
  • Jeremy Renner - The Hurt Locker (5) - BSFC, SAT, CFC, OFCS, NSFC
  • Nicolas Cage - Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (1) - TFC
  • Robert Downey Jr. - Sherlock Holmes (1) - GG
  • Morgan Freeman - Invictus (1) - NBR
  • Michael Stuhlbarg - A Serious Man (1) - SAT
  • Christoph Waltz - Inglourious Basterds (1) - LFCC

Best Actress

  • Carey Mulligan - An Education (8) - WAFCA, NBR, InFC, DFWFCA, TFC, HFC, CFC, BAFTA
  • Meryl Streep - Julie & Julia (8) - BSFC, NYFCO, NYFCC, SEFCA, SFFC, SAT, BFCA, GG
  • Sandra Bullock - The Blind Side (3) - BFCA, GG, SAG
  • Gabourey Sidibe - Precious (3) - FFC, DFCS, ISA
  • Melanie Laurent - Inglourious Basterds (2) - AFC, OFCS
  • Yolande Moreau - Séraphine (2) - LAFCA, NSFC
  • Gabourey Sidibe - Precious (2) - FFC, DFCS
  • Shohreh Aghdashloo - The Stoning of Soraya M (1) - SAT
  • Mo'Nique - Precious (1) - LFCC
  • Michelle Monaghan - Trucker (1) - SDFC
  • Tilda Swinton - Julia (1) - OFTA

Best Supporting Actor

  • Christoph Waltz - Inglourious Basterds (23) - WAFCA, BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCO, NYFCC, SEFCA, InFC, SDFC, DFWFCA, AFC, TFC, HFC, SAT, CFC, FFC, OFCS, NSFC, BFCA, GG, DFCS, SAG, OFTA, BAFTA
  • Woody Harrelson - The Messenger (2) - NBR, ISA
  • Christian McKay - Me & Orson Welles (1) - SFFC
  • Paul Schneider - Bright Star (1) - NSFC

Best Supporting Actress

  • Mo'Nique - Precious (21) - WAFCA, BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCO, NYFCC, SEFCA, InFC, SFFC, DFWFCA, SAT, CFC, FFC, OFCS, NSFC, BFCA, GG, DFCS, SAG, OFTA, BAFTA, ISA
  • Anna Kendrick - Up in the Air (4) - NBR, AFC, TFC, HFC
  • Samantha Morton - The Messenger (1) - SDFC

Best Original Screenplay

  • Inglourious Basterds (8) - WAFCA, NYFCO, SFFC, SDFC, AFC, TFC, OFCS, BFCA
  • (500) Days of Summer (5) - SEFCA, SAT, FFC, OFTA, ISA
  • The Hurt Locker (3) - CFC, WGA, BAFTA
  • A Serious Man (3) - NBR, BSFC, NSFC

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Up in the Air (15) - WAFCA, NBR, LAFCA, SEFCA, InFC, DFWFCA, AFC, HFC, CFC, BFCA, GG, USC, OFTA, WGA, BAFTA
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox (3) - SFFC, SDFC, OFCS
  • In the Loop (2) - NYFCC, LFCC
  • Precious (1) - SAT

Best Original Song

  • "The Weary Kind" - Crazy Heart (4) - SAT, BFCA, GG, OFTA
  • "Petey's Song" - Fantastic Mr. Fox (1) - HFC

Best Original Score

  • Up (8) - AFC, HFC, CFC, OFCS, BFCA, GG, OFTA, BAFTA
  • Crazy Heart (2) - LAFCA, NYFCO
  • A Single Man (1) - SDFC
  • Up in the Air (1) - SAT

Best Editing

  • The Hurt Locker (6) - BSFC, SAT, OFCS, OFTA, ACE, BAFTA
  • Avatar (1) - BFCA
  • The Cove (1) - ACE
  • (500) Days of Summer (1) - SDFC
  • The Hangover (1) - ACE
  • Up (1) - ACE

Best Cinematography

  • The Hurt Locker (5) - BSFC, AFC, HFC, CFC, BAFTA
  • The White Ribbon (5) - LAFCA, NYFCC, NSFC, OFTA, ASC
  • Avatar (2) - FFC, BFCA
  • Inglourious Basterds (2) - NYFCO, OFCS
  • A Serious Man (2) - SFFC, ISA
  • The Lovely Bones (1) - DFWFCA
  • Nine (1) - SAT
  • The Road (1) - SDFC

Best Art Direction

  • Avatar (4) - BFCA, ADG, OFTA, BAFTA
  • District 9 (1) - LAFCA
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox (1) - NSFC
  • Inglourious Basterds (1) - SDFC
  • Nine (1) - WAFCA
  • A Single Man (1) - SAT

Best Costume Design

  • The Young Victoria (3) - BFCA, BAFTA, CDG
  • The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2) - SAT, CDG
  • Bright Star (1) - OFTA
  • Crazy Heart (1) - CDG

Best Makeup

  • District 9 (2) - BFCA, OFTA
  • The Young Victoria (1) - BAFTA

Best Sound

  • Avatar (2) - BFCA, OFTA
  • The Hurt Locker (2) - BAFTA, CAS
  • 2012 (1) - SAT

Best Sound Editing

  • Avatar (2) - OFTA, SEG
  • District 9 (1) - SEG
  • Up (1) - SEG

Best Visual Effects

  • Avatar (4) - BFCA, OFTA, BAFTA, VES
  • 2012 (1) - SAT

Best Foreign Film

  • Sin Nombre (6) - WAFCA, InFC, DFWFCA, AFC, HFC, FFC
  • The White Ribbon (6) - NYFCO, TFC, CFC, OFCS, GG, OFTA
  • Summer Hours (5) - BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCC, SEFCA, NSFC
  • Broken Embraces (2) - SAT, BFCA
  • Un Prophète (2) - NBR, BAFTA
  • An Education (1) - ISA
  • Il Divo (1) - SDFC
  • Let the Right One In (1) - LFCC
  • The Maid (1) - SAT
  • You, the Living (1) - SFFC

Best Documentary Feature

  • The Cove (13) - NBR, BSFC, LAFCA, NYFCO, InFC, SDFC, DFWFCA, TFC, HFC, FFC, BFCA, PGA, OFTA
  • Anvil! The Story of Anvil (5) - SFFC, AFC, CFC, OFCS, ISA
  • The Beaches of Agnès (2) - LAFCA, NSFC
  • Food, Inc. (2) - WAFCA, SEFCA
  • Every Little Step (1) - SAT
  • Of Time and the City (1) - NYFCC

Best Animated Short Film

  • Mother of Many (1) - BAFTA
  • Robot Chicken: Star Wars 2.5 (1) - AA

Best Live-Action Short Film

  • I Do Air (1) - BAFTA

Organization Abbreviations Guide

  • AA - Annie Awards
  • ACE - American Cinema Editors
  • ADG - Art Directors Guild
  • AFCA - Austin Film Critics Association
  • AFI - American Film Institute
  • ASC - American Society of Cinematographers
  • BSFC - Boston Society of Film Critics
  • BAFTA - British Academy of Film and Television Arts
  • BFCA - Broadcast Film Critics Association
  • CAS - Cinema Audio Society
  • CDG - Costume Designers Guild
  • CFC - Chicago Film Critics
  • COFC - Central Ohio Film Critics
  • DFWFCA - Dallas-Fort Worth Critics Association
  • DGA - Directors Guild of America
  • FFC - Florida Film Critics
  • GG - Golden Globe Awards
  • HFC - Houston Film Critics
  • HMHG - Hollywood Makeup & Hairstylists Guild
  • IFC - Iowa Film Critics
  • InFC - Indiana Film Critics
  • ISA - Independent Spirit Awards
  • KCFCC - Kansas City Film Critics Circle
  • LAFCA - Los Angeles Film Critics Association
  • LFCC - London Film Critics Circle
  • LVFCS - Las Vegas Film Critics Society
  • NBR - National Board of Review
  • NSFC - National Society of Film Critics
  • NYFCC - New York Film Critics Circle
  • NYOFC - New York Online Film Critics
  • OFCC - Oklahoma Film Critics Circle
  • OFCS - Online Film Critics Society
  • OFTA - Online Film and Television Association
  • PFC - Phoenix Film Critics
  • PGA - Producers Guild of America
  • SAG - Screen Actors Guild
  • SAT - Satellite Awards
  • SDFC - San Diego Film Critics
  • SEG - Sound Editors Guild
  • SEFCA - Southeastern Film Critics Association
  • SFC - Seattle Film Critics
  • SFFC - San Francisco Film Critics
  • SLFC - St. Louis Film Critics
  • TFC - Texas Film Critics
  • TFCA - Toronto Film Critics Association
  • UFC - Utah Film Critics
  • USC - USC Scripter Awards
  • VES - Visual Effects Society
  • VFC - Vancouver Film Critics
  • WAFCA - Washington DC Area Film Critics Association
  • WGA - Writers Guild of America