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Your Complete Oscar Ballot

March 18, 2001

For your consideration . . . here are all the nominees--now it's up to you to guess the winners.

The Big Eight

Best Picture


"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"

"Erin Brockovich



Best actor

Javier Bardem, "Before Night Falls"

Russell Crowe, "Gladiator"

Tom Hanks, "Cast Away"

Ed Harris, "Pollock"

Geoffrey Rush, "Quills"

Best Actress

Joan Allen, "The Contender"

Juliette Binoche, "Chocolat"

Ellen Burstyn, "Requiem for a Dream"

Laura Linney, "You Can Count on Me"

Julia Roberts, "Erin Brockovich"

Best Director

Stephen Daldry, "Billy Elliot"

Ang Lee, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"

Steven Soderbergh, "Erin Brockovich"

Ridley Scott, "Gladiator"

Steven Soderbergh, "Traffic"

Best Supporting Actor

Jeff Bridges, "The Contender"

Willem Dafoe, "Shadow of the Vampire"

Benicio Del Toro, "Traffic"

Albert Finney, "Erin Brockovich"

Joaquin Phoenix, "Gladiator"

Best Supporting Actress

Judi Dench, "Chocolat"

Marcia Gay Harden, "Pollock"

Kate Hudson, "Almost Famous"

Frances McDormand, "Almost Famous"

Julie Walters, "Billy Elliot"

Best Original Screenplay

"Almost Famous," Cameron Crowe

"Billy Elliot," Lee Hall

"Erin Brockovich," Susannah Grant

"Gladiator," David Franzoni and John Logan and William Nicholson

"You Can Count on Me," Kenneth Lonergan

Best Adapted Screenplay

"Chocolat," Robert Nelson Jacobs

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Wang Hui Ling and James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung

"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" Ethan Coen & Joel Coen

"Traffic," Stephen Gaghan

"Wonder Boys," Steve Kloves

The Rest

Foreign Film

"Amores Perros," Mexico

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Taiwan

"Divided We Fall," Czech Republic

"Everybody Famous," Belgium

"The Taste of Others," France

Art Direction

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Tim Yip

"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," Michael Corenblith (art direction), Merideth Boswell (set decoration)

"Gladiator," Arthur Max (art direction), Crispian Sallis (set decoration)

"Quills," Martin Childs (art direction), Jill Quertier (set decoration)

"Vatel," Jean Rabasse (art direction), Franoise Benoit-Fresco (set decoration)


"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Peter Pau

"Gladiator," John Mathieson

"Mal na," Lajos Koltai

"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" Roger Deakins

"The Patriot," Caleb Deschanel

Costume Design

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Tim Yip

"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," Rita Ryack

"Gladiator," Janty Yates

"102 Dalmatians," Anthony Powell

"Quills," Jacqueline West

Documentary Feature

"Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport," Mark Jonathan Harris, Deborah Oppenheimer

"Legacy," Tod S. Lending

"Long Night's Journey Into Day," Frances Reid, Deborah Hoffmann

"Scottsboro: An American Tragedy," Barak Goodman, Daniel Anker

"Sound and Fury," Josh Aronson, Roger Weisberg

Documentary Short Subject

"Big Mama," Tracy Seretean

"Curtain Call," Chuck Braverman, Steve Kalafer

"Dolphins," Greg MacGillivray, Alec Lorimore

"The Man on Lincoln's Nose," Daniel Raim

"On Tiptoe: Gentle Steps to Freedom," Eric Simonson, Leelai Demoz

Film Editing

"Almost Famous," Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Tim Squyres

"Gladiator," Pietro Scalia

"Traffic," Stephen Mirrione

"Wonder Boys," Dede Allen


"The Cell," Mich le Burke, Edouard Henriques

"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," Rick Baker, Gail Ryan

"Shadow of the Vampire," Ann Buchanan, Amber Sibley

Original Score

"Chocolat," Rachel Portman

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Tan Dun

"Gladiator," Hans Zimmer

"Mal na," Ennio Morricone

"The Patriot," John Williams

Original Song

"A Fool in Love" from "Meet the Parents," Randy Newman

"I've Seen It All" from "Dancer in the Dark," Bjork, Lars von Trier and Sjon Sigurdsson

"A Love Before Time" from "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Jorge Calandrelli, Tan Dun and James Schamus

"My Funny Friend and Me" from "The Emperor's New Groove," Sting and David Hartley

"Things Have Changed" from "Wonder Boys," Bob Dylan

Animated Short

"Father and Daughter," Michael Dudok de Wit

"The Periwig-Maker," Steffen Schffler, Annette Schffler

"Rejected," Don Hertzfeldt

Live Action Short

"By Courier," Peter Riegert, Ericka Frederick

"One Day Crossing," Joan Stein, Christina Lazaridi

"Quiero Ser (I Want to Be . . .)," Florian Gallenberger

"Seraglio," Gail Lerner, Colin Campbell

"A Soccer Story (Una Historia de Futebol)," Paulo Machline


"Cast Away," Randy Thom, Tom Johnson, Dennis Sands, William B. Kaplan

"Gladiator," Scott Millan, Bob Beemer, Ken Weston

"The Patriot," Kevin O'Connell, Greg P. Russell, Lee Orloff

"The Perfect Storm," John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff, David Campbell, Keith A. Wester

"U-571," Steve Maslow, Gregg Landaker, Rick Kline, Ivan Sharrock

Sound Editing

"Space Cowboys," Alan Robert Murray, Bub Asman

"U-571," Jon Johnson

Visual Effects

"Gladiator," John Nelson, Neil Corbould, Tim Burke, Rob Harvey

"Hollow Man," Scott E. Anderson, Craig Hayes, Scott Stokdyk, Stan Parks

"The Perfect Storm," Stefen Fangmeier, Habib Zargarpour, John Frazier, Walt Conti

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