Back to Transparent Oscar Bait: 2011 Edition
Keira Knightley in 'A Dangerous Method'
Liam Daniel/Sony Pictures Classics
This Oscar bait may not work. While the performance appears to be a Best Actress nomination lock on paper (real person, mentally ill, period piece), Knightley's over-the-top portrayal of Sabina Spielrein has received mixed reviews. This one could go either way.