2002 | 'Far From Heaven'

Moore received her second lead actress Oscar nomination (her first came for 1999's "The End of the Affair"),, playing an unhappy housewife in the 1950s in director <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB002295" title="Todd Haynes" href="/topic/entertainment/todd-haynes-PECLB002295.topic">Todd Haynes</a>' homage to the films of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB003713" title="Douglas Sirk" href="/topic/entertainment/douglas-sirk-PECLB003713.topic">Douglas Sirk</a>. Though she ultimately did not win <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST000005" title="Academy Awards" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/academy-awards-EVHST000005.topic">the Oscar</a>, this role won her tons of acclaim, with top actress honors from the National Board of Review, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. and the Broadcast Film Critics Assn., to name a few.
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Moore received her second lead actress Oscar nomination (her first came for 1999's "The End of the Affair"),, playing an unhappy housewife in the 1950s in director Todd Haynes' homage to the films of Douglas Sirk. Though she ultimately did not win the Oscar, this role won her tons of acclaim, with top actress honors from the National Board of Review, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. and the Broadcast Film Critics Assn., to name a few.

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