Academy to Give More Oscars for Animated Feature 1 day ago
The Academy has relaxed the rules for winning an Oscar for Best Animated Feature, allowing more individuals to take home statuettes.
By Steve Pond
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The deadline was extended in order to assure the transition to online balloting is as smooth as possible
A Top 10 list in the form of an Oscar ballot includes "Zero Dark Thirty," "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Silver Linings Playbook," "Amour" ... plus "Skyfall" and "Wreck-It Ralph"
We've done the math, and here are the odds of landing a nomination, and the magic numbers need to do so, in every category
The field is narrowed from a record 71 submissions to nine semi-finalists, including "Amour," "The Intouchables," "No," "A Royal Affair" and "The Deep"
While Austria's "Amour" and France's "The Intouchables" are close to being locks, the rest of the foreign-language shortlist is up for grabs in a record year for entries
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Palm Springs International Film Festival adds Tom Hooper and Mychael Danna to list of winners that also includes Richard Gere, Helen Mirren and Bradley Cooper
Celebrated but elusive actor Daniel Day-Lewis will receive the Montecito Award from the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, a key award-season stop
Despite the move to electronic voting, the Academy will be mailing paper ballots to many voters, whether or not they've asked for them
Restrictive WGA rules mean that top contenders like "Django Unchained," "Amour," "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and "Les Miserables" aren't eligible for guild honors
"The Hobbit" is the likely frontrunner after the Academy releases its Makeup and Hairstyling shortlist; French art film "Holy Motors" should have been a contender
The alphabetical list ranges from "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" to "Zero Dark Thirty"
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