'TWILIGHT' LEADS THE RAZZIES AS THE BAFTAS LOVE 'LINCOLN

January 10, 2013, 11:05 am Ben Arnold, editing by Joanna Holcombe

The final 'Twilight' film is leading the nominations for this year's Razzie awards, boasting a nomination in every single category.


'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II has, thanks to the inclusion of the 'worst screen couple' category, managed to score 11 nods in 10 categories.Both Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson appear alongside co-stars Taylor Lautner and Mackenzie Foy in that particular category.

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Often game actors turn up to collect their awards at the alternative Oscars, which celebrate the worst films of the year, but it's not known whether any of the film's stars will pitching up.Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg's 'That's My Boy' also did well for nominations, scooping eight, while 'Battleship' hauled in a healthy seven.

Daniel Day-Lewis in 'Lincoln'. Credit: 20th Century Fox

Meanwhile across the pond the BAFTAs (aka the British Academy of Film awards) have announced their nominees for this years' awards.'Lincoln', the story of US President Abraham Lincoln's mission to abolish slavery, scored a whopping 10 nods, including best film , actor (for Daniel Day-Lewis), supporting actor (for Tommy-Lee Jones) and supporting actress (for Sally Field). Surprisingly director Steven Spielberg was overlooked for best director.Films 'Les Miserables' and 'Life of Pi' both scored nine nominations, while 'Skyfall', the 22nd installment of the James Bond franchise, scored a surprisingly eight nods.Aussie actor Hugh Jackman received a nod for Best Actor in the 'Les Mis' swag of nominations. The Golden Raspberry Awards take place on February 23 (February 24 AEDT), the day before the Oscars. The BAFTAs take place on February Related Video: Watch the trailer for 'Twilight'

Ben Arnold writes for Yahoo! Movies UK&IE

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  1. Glib05:53pm Thursday 10th January 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Wow big news; not.

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