Originally Posted by markbot
In "Assassination of Jesse James" Pitt gave a better performance than DDL in "There Will be Blood"....but because Pitt's performance wasn't as showy he wasn't even nominated for some of the top awards.
Yep. Pitt should have made the lineup, along with Affleck, who was in the wrong category.
Even though Day-Lewis steamrolled through awards season, there are quite a few performances that I think are better. They just weren't nominated.