The video wizards at Flavorwire have put together the following 6:30 minute video featuring looks at the early works of this years crop of 2013 Oscar nominees in the acting categories.
This includes looks at Alan Arkin in The Russians are Coming, The Russians are Coming, Amy Adams in "The West Wing", Anne Hathaway, Bradley Cooper in Wet Hot American Summer, Christoph Waltz, Daniel Day-Lewisin Gandhi, Emmanuelle Riva in Leon, Morin Priest, Helen Hunt in the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "The Facts of Life", Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence in "The Bill Engvall Show", Jessica Chastain in "ER" and "Veronica Mars", Joaquin Phoenix in The Adventures of Superboy where toasts a guy in a leather jacket, Naomi Watts in Tank Girl, Philip Seymour Hoffman in Scent of a Woman, Robert De Niro in The Wedding Party, Sally Field in The Flying Nun, Tommy Lee Jones in "Charlie's Angels" and Denzel Washington in Death Wish.
Oh, and yes, Quvenzhané Wallis is in there, but considering Beasts of the Southern Wild is her first film it's the only clip they have to show.
Yeah, it's a lot, but what did you expect? Give it a watch below.