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Awards 2012: Writers Guild Award Nominations Announced

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Jan 05, 2012 | 1:34pm EST

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ALTOn Tuesday, the Producers Guild of America's award nominations were announced; today it was the Writers Guild's turn.

Most notable among the nominations for the year's best screenplays are Steven Zaillian -- nominated twice for his adapted Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Moneyball scripts (the latter of which he co-wrote with Aaron Sorkin) -- and Woody Allen's 20th career nomination, this time for his original screenplay to Midnight in Paris.

The WGA will hold a ceremony on Feb. 19. Read on for the full list of nominees.

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

50/50, Written by Will Reiser; Summit Entertainment

 

Bridesmaids, Written by Annie Mumolo & Kristen Wiig; Universal Studios

 

Midnight in Paris,

Written by Woody Allen; Sony Pictures Classics

 

Win Win,

Screenplay by Tom McCarthy; Story by Tom McCarthy & Joe Tiboni; Fox Searchlight

 

Young Adult, Written by Diablo Cody; Paramount Pictures

 

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

The Descendants, Screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash; Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemming; Fox Searchlight

 

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Screenplay by Steven Zaillian; Based on the novel by Stieg Larsson, originally published by Norstedts; Columbia Pictures

 

The Help, Screenplay by Tate Taylor; Based on the novel by Kathryn Stockett; DreamWorks Pictures

 

Hugo, Screenplay by John Logan; Based on the book The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick; Paramount Pictures

 

Moneyball,

Screenplay by Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin; Story by Stan Chervin; Based on the book by Michael Lewis; Columbia Pictures

 

DOCUMENTARY SCREENPLAY

Better This World, Written by Katie Galloway & Kelly Duane de la Vega; Loteria Films

 

If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front, Written by Marshall Curry and Matthew Hamachek; Oscilloscope Pictures

 

Nostalgia for the Light, Written by Patricio Guzmán; Icarus Films  

 

Pina, Screenplay by Wim Wenders; Sundance Selects

 

Position Among the Stars, Script by Hetty Naaijkens-Retel Helmrich, Leonard Retel Helmrich; HBO Films

 

Senna,

Written by Manish Pandey; Producers Distribution AgencySource: THR

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