Best Supporting Actor
2003 wins: Las Vegas Film Critics Society AwardsNominated: Golden Globes Oscar pedigree: None Reilly on his vocal delivery: “It’s instinctive. I throw everything I have at it and hope it lands in the right place.” What we said: “Reilly is sweetly touching as the trusting sap.” – David Rooney, (Dec. 10) What the others said: “Reilly is the movie’s conscience … and his baggy-pants ‘Mr. Cellophane’ number is rueful and angry.” — Elvis Mitchell, New York Times This could be the night: With no one expecting Reilly to belt out a show-stopping tune, the surprise factor works in his favor. Then comes the rub: His four performances this year might distract from a single one standing out.
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