Best Picture Speculation

Posted January 30, 2006 5:59 am by Clipsie

The nominations for the Academy Awards will be announced tomorrow, and media insiders are speculating on the outcome. According to the Calgary Sun, “the only blockbuster film with a chance for a best picture nod is The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Its $280-million US box office is almost as impressive as its special effects and that might sway Academy members who want to send a message to the major studios they still love them and their mega budgets. Without a Narnia in the pack, the best picture race will consist of films made for less than $30 million.” Read the whole article here.