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The Lovely Bones

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Original title
The Lovely Bones
Running time
135 min.
New Zealand New Zealand
Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens (Novel: Alice Sebold)
Brian Eno
Andrew Lesnie
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Co-production New Zealand-United States-United Kingdom; Paramount Pictures
Fantasy. Drama. Mystery | Crime. 1970s
Synopsis / Plot
Based on the best selling book by Alice Sebold, The Lovely Bones is the story of Susie Salmon (Saoirse Ronan, "Atonement") a 14-year-old girl from suburban Pennsylvania who is murdered by her neighbor. She tells the story from Heaven, showing the lives of the people around her and how they have changed all while attempting to get someone to find her lost body.
2009: Nominated for Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (Stanley Tucci)
2009: Nominated for Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actor (Stanley Tucci)
2009: 2 Nominations for BAFTA Awards: Best Actress (Ronan) and Sup. Actor (Tucci)
2009: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Young Actor/Actress (Ronan). 6 Nominations
2009: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nominated for Best Supp. Actor (Stanley Tucci)
2009: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Supporting Actor (Tucci)
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