2012-oscar-nominees

Although there were some fantastic films I didn't expect to see on the nomination lists, like Midnight in Paris, I'm going to put in my two cents for the names that weren't called.
Oscar voters dealt a decisive blow to the animal kingdom when the nominations for the 2012 Academy Awards were announced. Having long displayed a pronounced bias toward bipeds, voters did not surprise by doling out the most nominations to humans such as Martin Scorsese.