Narnia Overlooked for Early Awards

Posted January 9, 2006 10:41 pm by Glumpuddle

The New Zealand Herald has an article about The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe and King Kong being overlooked for awards. Here’s a clip: “Adamson was considered an outsider but Jackson was thought to have some chance after receiving a Golden Globe nomination for best director and excellent reviews for King Kong. At least four DGA award nominees usually go on to earn Oscar nominations, and their movies usually get best picture nominations as well. Oscar predictors say it is highly unusual for directors absent from the DGA nominations to win an Oscar.” Read the full story here.