Oct. 7, 2011
/PRNewswire/ -- The 15th Annual Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood Film Awards together with Yahoo! Movies are pleased to announce the nominees for the 2011 "Hollywood Movie Awards" competition.
The ten nominees in alphabetical order are "Captain America: The First Avenger," "Cowboys & Aliens," "
and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2," "The Help," "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," "Rango," "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," "Super 8," "Transformers: Dark of the Moon," "X-Men: First Class."
The Hollywood Movie Awards® are presented by Yahoo! Movies and cover the public's favorites of the year. The voting takes place at the Yahoo! Movies site at
"We are very excited that once again the
Film Festival and Hollywood Film Awards, together with Yahoo! Movies, will continue their tradition of providing the public at large with the opportunity to vote for their favorite movie," said Founder and Executive Director,
Carlos de Abreu
"The Hollywood Movie Awards sets the early tone for the upcoming movie awards season, and Yahoo! Movies is delighted to once again be the destination where film fans can vote for their favorite movie of the year," said
, executive producer Yahoo! Movies.
The Hollywood Movie Awards winner by popular vote will receive the award at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening,
, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
The 2011 Hollywood Film Festival has also announced that they will honor five-time Oscar nominee
with the "Hollywood Career Achievement Award," Academy Award-nominated actress
with the "Hollywood Actress Award" for "My Week with Marilyn," Academy Award-nominated actor
with the "Hollywood Supporting Actor Award" for "Beginners," actor
with the "Hollywood Breakthrough Actor Award" for "50/50," and actress
with the "New Hollywood Award" for "Like Crazy." Other honorees include the cast of "The Help" (
Bryce Dallas Howard
, Ahna O'Reilly,
, Producer Letty Aronson, Screenwriter Diablo Cody, Film Composer Alberto Iglesias, Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki, Editor
, Production Designer James Murakami, and Visual Effects Supervisor
at their annual Awards Gala. In addition, Gore Verbinski's "Rango" will be honored at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony, along with additional honorees to be announced in the coming weeks.
The festival and awards will mark their return on
for a weeklong series of screenings and awards. The
Film Festival will take place at the ArcLight Cinemas in