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Rainn Wilson Auditions for the Spirit Award Nominees

Last Saturday afternoon Rainn Wilson hosted the 2008 Independent Spirit Awards. And just like Jon Stewart did at the Oscars the following night, Wilson rocked the house. In introducing the films nominated for Best Picture, Wilson played his own audition tapes for each film. We’ve got them for you below, and they are pretty damn funny. Check them out for yourself.

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

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I’m Not There

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Juno

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Paranoid Park

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A Mighty Heart

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For more info on the Spirit Awards, take a look over at their official site.

Neil Miller is the Founder and Publisher of Film School Rejects. For almost a decade, he has been talking movies on television, the radio, and the Internet.

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