The apocalyptic drama Take Shelter and the silent black-and-white film The Artist each received five nominations today (Tuesday) in Film Independent's 2012 Spirit Awards. The two films were also included in the best feature category, along with 50/50, The Descendants, Drive and Martha Marcy May Marlene. Winners are due to be announced at ceremonies in Santa Monica on February 25.
The actor plays the Queen frontman in the forthcoming movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.
The novel's author saw a cut of the film and loved each of the changes the movie's director had made.
The filmmaker departed the project over differing 'visions'.