Adam Sandler receives record amount of Razzie nominations

While Adam Sandler's comedies are usually commercially lucrative, his standing with the critics is far less successful. Further proof to that assertion comes in the form of this year's list of Golden Raspberry nominations, of which Sandler has a record setting 11 nominations.

The previous Razzie nomination record was held by Eddie Murphy for his work on 'Norbit' in 2007.

Sandler managed to attract the unwanted attention for his dual role in 'Jack and Jill' (absolutely shocking trailer here) and a production credit for 'Bucky Larson'.

'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' and 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 1' were also heavy hitters at the tongue-in-cheek award ceremony's initial list.

It's rare for the 'winners' to accept their gongs in person, but Sandra Bullock made the history books for being a good sport and accepting hers for 'All About Steve' just before she picked up a slightly higher honour (the Oscar) for 'The Blind Side'. The Razzies will be dished out on April Fool's Day 2012.

Here's the full list of nominations:

WORST PICTURE
Bucky Larson
Jack & Jill
New Year’s Eve
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I


WORST ACTOR
Russell Brand – Arthur
Nicolas Cage – Drive Angry, Season Of The Witch, Trespass
Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I, Abduction
Adam Sandler – Jack And Jill, Just go With It
Nick Swardson – Bucky Larson

WORST ACTRESS
Martin Lawrence (As Momma) – Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
Sarah Palin – Undefeated
Sarah Jessica Parker – I Don’t Know How She Does It, New Year’s Eve
Adam Sandler (As Jill) – Jack And Jill
Kristen Stewart – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I

WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Patrick Dempsey – Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
James Franco – Your Highness
Ken Jeong – Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, The Hangover 2, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Al Pacino – Jack And Jill
Nick Swardson – Jack And Jill, Just Go With It

WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Katie Holmes – Jack And Jill
Brandon T Jackson (as Charmaine) – Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
Nicole Kidman – Just Go With It
David Spade (As Monica) – Jack And Jill
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley – Transformers: Dark Of The Moon

WORST SCREEN ENSEMBLE
Bucky Larson
Jack And Jill
New Year’s Eve
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I


WORST DIRECTOR
Michael Bay – Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Tom Brady – Bucky Larson
Bill Condon - The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I
Dennis Dugan – Jack And Jill, Just Go With It
Garry Marshall – New Year’s Eve

WORST PREQUEL, REMAKE, RIP-OFF OR SEQUEL
Arthur
Bucky Larson
The Hangover 2
Jack And Jill
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I


WORST SCREEN COUPLE
Nic Cage & anyone
Shia LaBeouf & Rosie Huntington Whiteley – Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Adam Sandler & Brooklyn Decker/Jennifer Aniston – Just Go With It
Adam Sandler & Katie Holmes, Al Pacino or Himself – Jack And Jill
Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson or Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I

WORST SCREENPLAY
Bucky Larson
Jack And Jill
New Year’s Eve
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I

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