The awards from the society of film editors will be presented Feb. 17 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, according to the organization's website.
The movie musicals were among the nominated films in the Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy or Musical) category. They will vie for the award in a field that also includes "Juno" (featuring recent Cyrano star Jennifer Garner and stage vets Allison Janney and J.K. Simmons), "Pirates of the Caribbean" (also feature "Sweeney" star Johnny Depp) and the animated "Ratatouille."
The 2008 ACE Eddie Award nominees follow:
BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC)
BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (COMEDY OR MUSICAL)
"Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," Chris Lebenzon BEST EDITED HALF-HOUR SERIES FOR TELEVISION
"Curb Your Enthusiasm: "The Bat Mitzvah," Grady Cooper BEST EDITED ONE-HOUR SERIES FOR COMMERCIAL TELEVISION
"Law & Order SVU: Paternity," Karen Stern BEST EDITED ONE-HOUR SERIES FOR NON-COMMERCIAL TELEVISION
"The Sopranos: "Made in America," Sidney Wolinsky BEST EDITED MINISERIES OR MOTION PICTURE FOR NON-COMMERCIAL TELEVISION
"PU-239," Tatiana S. Riegel A.C.E. and Leo Trombetta For a full list of nominations and more information, vist americancinemaeditors.com.