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'Black Swan,' 'Social Network' Nominated for WGA Award

'Black Swan,' 'Social Network' Nominated for WGA Award - The Producers Guild of America and Writers Guild of America have announced the nominees for their own 2011 awards. It comes out as no surprise anymore that such movies as "Inception" and "Black Swan", which have received a lot of praises during 2010, land nods at both prize-giving events.

The two films along with "The Fighter" and "The Kids Are All Right" are mentioned at The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures category. All of them will also compete for Best Original Screenplay at Writers Guild Awards.

'Black Swan,' 'Social Network' Nominated for WGA Award

Meanwhile, Adapted Screenplay category at Writers Guild Awards has the likes of "127 Hours", "The Social Network", "The Town" and "True Grit" as contenders. These four films are up against each other and a bunch of other films for the coveted Darryl F. Zanuck Award.

I understand the other nominations, but not the nomination of The Social Network. It's a movie about a guy that got lucky doing the same thing thousands of guys do every year and get no where. In other words he just got lucky.

'Black Swan,' 'Social Network' Nominated for WGA Award


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