The 32nd Annual Razzie Award Nominations

As per their special 2012 schedule, the RAZZIE nominations were announced on Saturday. It was no great surprise that Adam Sandler led the nominations, but what did come as a bit of a shock was just how many nominations he earned.

Little Billy Madison churned out an unprecedented amount of cinematic garbage this year and all his hard work didn’t go unnoticed. His contributions to ‘Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star’, ‘Jack & Jill’ and ‘Just Go With It’ earned him an outstanding 11 nominations!!

This record-breaking achievement crowns Sandler with the title of the most RAZZIE nominations in a single year. Thanks in part to Sandler’s annoying, unfunny and unconvincing role as his twin sister, he was able to more than double the five nominations that earned Eddie Murphy the title back in 2007.

That note-worthy haul gets even more impressive when you take into account that the RAZZIE’s only have TEN categories! We think it will be quite a while before anyone is able to outshine Adam Sandler and his truly embarrassing 2011 offerings.

(Read the rest of the this entry for a full list of the nominations…)

Worst Picture

  • Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star
  • Jack & Jill
  • New Year’s Eve
  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon
  • Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1

Worst Actor

  • Russell Brand, Arthur
  • Nicolas Cage, Drive Angry 3-D, Season Of The Witch, and Trespass
  • Taylor Lautner, Abduction and Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I
  • Adam Sandler, Jack & Jill and Just Go With It
  • Nick Swardson, Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star

Worst Actress

  • Martin Lawrence (As “Momma”), Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
  • Sarah Palin (As “Herself”), Sarah Palin: The Undefeated
  • Sarah Jessica Parker, I Don’t Know How She Does It and New Year’s Eve
  • Adam Sandler (As “Jill”), Jack & Jill
  • Kristen Stewart, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I

Worst Supporting Actor

  • Patrick Dempsey, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
  • James Franco, Your Highness
  • Ken Jeong, Big Momma’s #3, Hangover Part 2, Transformers #3 and Zookeeper
  • Al Pacino (As “Al Pacino”), Jack & Jill
  • Nick Swardson, Jack & Jill and Just Go With It

Worst Supporting Actress

  • Katie Holmes, Jack & Jill
  • Brandon T. Jackson (As “Charmaine”), Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
  • Nicole Kidman, Just Go With It
  • David Spade (As “Monica”), Jack & Jill
  • Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon

Worst Screen Ensemble

  • The Entire Cast of Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star
  • The Entire Cast of Jack & Jill
  • The Entire Cast of New Year’s Eve
  • The Entire Cast of Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
  • The Entire Cast of Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I

Worst Director

  • Michael Bay, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
  • Tom Brady, Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star
  • Bill Condon, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I
  • Dennis Dugan, Jack & Jill and Just Go With It
  • Garry Marshall, New Year’s Eve

Worst Prequel, Remake, Rip-Off or Sequel

  • Arthur
  • Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star (Rip-Off of Boogie Nights and A Star Is Born)
  • The Hangover Part 2 (Both a sequel and a remake!)
  • Jack & Jill (Remake/Rip-Off of Ed Woods’ Glen or Glenda)
  • Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I

Worst Screen Couple

  • Nicolas Cage & Anyone Sharing the Screen with Him in Any of His Three 2011 Movie
  • Shia Lebeouf & Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Transformers #3
  • Adam Sandler & EITHER Jennifer Aniston OR Brooklyn Decker, Just Go With It
  • Adam Sandler & EITHER Katies Holmes, Al Pacino OR Adam Sandler, Jack & Jill
  • Kristen Stewart & EITHER Taylor Lautner OR Robert Pattinson, Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part I

Worst Screenplay

  • Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star, Written by Adam Sandler, Allen Covert and Nick Swardson
  • Jack & Jill, Screenplay by Steve Koren & Adam Sandler, Story by Ben Zook
  • New Year’s Eve, Written by Katherine Fugate
  • Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, Written by Ehren Kruger
  • Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I, Screenplay by Melissa Rosenberg, from the novel by Stephenie Meyer

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Posted on February 28, 2012, in ANNUAL EVENTS, AWARD SHOWS, ENTERTAINMENT, LISTS, MOVIES & FILMS, NEWS, NOMINATIONS and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Hahaha!!! I luckily have not seen any of these movies except Transformers and Twilight. I do think that Real Steel should have been nominated for something…screenwriting maybe. When I was watching it, I actually walked out of the room, came back, tried again, then walked out again. This happened a third time before I finally walked out for good. Just terrible.

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