1. 'Quantum' Scoops Two Broadcast Film Critics Association Nominations

    By Matt Weston on 2008-12-09

    Variety reports that James Bond will do battle with Indiana Jones, Batman, Iron Man and, er, Angelina Jolie, at the 14th Broadcast Film Critics Association’s Critics Choice Awards. The latest James Bond pic is up for Best Action Movie – a new category for this year.

    'Quantum of Solace'

    Quantum of Solace

    Jack White and Alicia Keys’ 007 duet, “Another Way To Die”, has also snagged a nomination for Best Song.

    Action movie

    • The Dark Knight
    • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
    • Iron Man
    • Quantum of Solace
    • Wanted


    • “Another Way To Die,” Jack White and Alicia Keys/Jack White, Quantum of Solace
    • “Down to Earth,” Peter Gabriel/Peter Gabriel and Thomas Newman, WALL•E
    • “I Thought I Lost You,” Miley Cyrus and John Travolta/Miley Cyrus and Jeffrey Steele, Bolt
    • “Jaiho,” Sukhwinder Singh/A.R. Rahman and Gulzar, Slumdog Millionaire
    • “The Wrestler,” Bruce Springsteen/Bruce Springsteen, The Wrestler

    The Broadcast Film Critics Association is North America’s largest film critics organisation. The group represents 199 television, radio and online critics.

    Upon its release, Quantum of Solace received the Broadcast Film Critics Association’s Critics Choice Seal and an approval rating of 81.

    The winners will be revealed on 8 January, 2009.

    Last week, it was announced that Quantum of Solace landed five Satellite Award nominations, while the “Another Way To Die” music video scored a Grammy nomination.

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