This year's nominees:
4th nomination for Burke. Previously won for Gladiator and nominated for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1.
First nomination for Vickery and Butler.
6th nomination for Richardson. Previously won for Aliens and nominated for Cliffhanger, Starship Troopers, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkahab and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1.
3rd nomination for Legato. Previously won for Titanic and nominated for Apollo 13.
First nomination for Williams, Grossmann and Henning.
2nd nomination for Nash. Previously nominated for I, Robot.
First nomination for Rosengrant, Taylor and Gillberg.
6th nomination for Letteri. Previously won for The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, King Kong and Avatar, and nominated for I, Robot.
First nomination for Lemmon, White and Barrett.
6th nomination for Farrar. Previously won for Cocoon and nominated for Transformers, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, A.I. Artificial Intelligence and Backdraft.
2nd nomination for Benza. Previously nominated for Transformers.
First nomination for Butler.
10th nomination for Frazier. Previously nominated for Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Transformers, Poseidon, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man, Pearl Harbor, The Perfect Storm, Armageddon and Twister.