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Oscar's upping Best Picture nominees to 10 in 2010

Discussion in 'The Movies' started by phrelin, Jun 24, 2009.

  1. phrelin

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    From The Hollywood Reporter:
    I'm not quite sure what the point is of having 5 more losers to announce and show excerpts from, but what do I know....:shrug:
     
  2. BattleZone

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    I thought they already had to work hard enough to find 5 movies worth nominating...
     
  3. hdtvfan0001

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    Agreed.

    It's a paradox to consider more movies for "Best Picture" when there are fewer quality new motion pictures offered.
    That's been the case now for the past few years.
     
  4. Drew2k

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    This means there will be an 5 additional DVD/Blu-ray releases per year that can advertise "Oscar nominated!" on their covers...
     
  5. Drew2k

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    I think there are a lot of film critics that would disagree with you both ...
     
  6. hdtvfan0001

    hdtvfan0001 Well-Known Member

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    The man has a point...:lol::lol:
     
  7. Nick

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    I have an idea...

    Why doesn't the Academy just nominate all movies. That way, every DVD/BD cover could proclaim "Oscar Nominee!"

    After all, despite Angelina Jolie's apparent determination to " adopt" all the children of the world, isn't the bottom line that Hollywierd is all about Hollywierd?

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