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The Motion Picture Sound Editors have handed out 40 nominations in half a dozen categories for the org’s Golden Reel awards.

Winners will be announced at the 54th annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards Feb. 24 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Org’s also honoring Clint Eastwood as filmmaker of the year and Richard L. Anderson with its career achievement trophy, noting his work on “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “The Color Purple,” “Madagascar” and “Flushed Away.”

Domestic feature f/x noms went to “Flags of Our Fathers,” “Blood Diamond,” “Letters From Iwo Jima,” “World Trade Center,” “Superman Returns,” Mission: Impossible III” and “The Prestige.”

Noms for domestic dialogue/automated dialogue replacement went to “Flags of Our Fathers,” “World Trade Center,” “The Last King of Scotland,” “Letters From Iwo Jima,” “Apocalypto,” “Little Miss Sunshine” and “The Da Vinci Code.”

Foreign feature mentions went to “Casino Royale,” “Pan’s Labyrinth,” Babel,” “Children of Men,” “United 93,” “Curse of the Golden Flower,” “Lucky Number Slevin” and “The Black Dahlia.”

“Cars,” “Happy Feet,” “Over the Hedge,” “Flushed Away,” “The Ant Bully” and “Ice Age: The Meltdown” drew feature animation f/x noms.

Mentions for film music went to “Apocalypto,” “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest,” “Babel,” “Children of Men,” “Click,” “Lucky Number Slevin,” “Bobby” and “The Proposition.”

Musical feature noms went to “Dreamgirls,” “Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny,” “Copying Beethoven,” “Take the Lead” and “A Prairie Home Companion.”

Org also will present awards in seven TV categories along with direct-to-video, special venue and computer entertainment.