Academy Announces Short List for Visual Effects Oscar

Gravity-film-still-009Perhaps it’s fitting that this list arrived on a day where we got a new trailer and announcement for a big budget superhero film. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced their shortlist for the 10 finalists for the Visual Effects Oscar. The nominees are listed below:

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Iron Man 3
The Lone Ranger
Star Trek Into Darkness
Thor: The Dark World
Pacific Rim
World War Z


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Written by Terence Johnson

When he's not enduring Shade Samurai training from Victoria Grayson, you can find Terence spends his time being an avid watcher of television, Criterion film collector, Twitter addict, and awards season obsessive. Opinionated but open minded, ratchet but with class, Terence holds down the fort as the producer of the Power Hour podcast. You can follow him on Twitter at @LeNoirAuteur.


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