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Oscar Race Still Foggy for Best Picture Following SAG Awards 2

Oscar Race Still Foggy for Best Picture Following SAG Awards

Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and cast snared surprise best ensemble honors at the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards last night (Jan. 18). It halted some of the momentum of “12 Years a Slave,” and turned the Best Picture Oscar race into a muddle. “12 Years a Slave” and “American Hustle” are emerging as head-to-head rivals with “Gravity,” thought to be a strong contender early on, fading in comparison....
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Ben Affleck: I Was Never Supposed to be Leading Man (watch!)

Ben Affleck, who just racked up seven critics choice awards including best director and best picture for “Argo,” revealed a startlingly secret. He was told early in his career he would never measure up to being a leading man in movies. Say What? Affleck made the revelation during an interview with Jay Leno on NBC’s “Tonight Show.”...
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Michel Hazanavicius Scores Directing Oscar for The Artist

Michel Hazanavicius has kept the ball rolling for "The Artist" at the 84th Academy Awards, winning for Best Director against formidable competition. The film has 10 Oscar nominations and was the strongest contender coming into the show. The French film director, 44, producer and screenwriter is best known for his spy movie parodies. The Artist was a cut apart....