Petition For Sam Rockwell’s Performance in Moon: Audiences Demand Oscar Nom


by Irma Arkus

One of the strangest and most delightful petitions to come up as of latest is that of Moon fans. The film, a directorial first by Duncan (Zoowey) Jones, has been one of the best received films this year. Along with District 9, Blomkamp and Jones are touted to have revitalized the almost always denigrated genre.

Sam Rockwell’s performance in Moon can only be called masterful and poignant and if you haven’t seen the film yet, I highly urge you to do so.

Meanwhile fans have coalesced around the idea that Rockwell should receive the Oscar nom this year, organizing a petition:

http://samrockwelloscar.org