Nine nominations each for Cameron, Bigelow films
The science-fiction sensation Avatar
and the war-on-terror thriller The Hurt Locker
lead the Academy Awards with nine nominations each, including best picture and director for James Cameron and ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow. Also nominated for best-picture: District 9
; the animated comedy Up
; the World War II saga Inglourious Basterds
; the football...