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Wilmington theater offers Oscar Best Picture nominee marathon
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 11:22am.

It's less than two weeks until Hollywood's biggest night, which means time is running out to catch all of Academy Award nominees for Best Picture. But a Wilmington movie theater is offering a solution.

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'Lincoln' leads Oscars with 12 nominations
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/10/2013 - 8:53am.

The Civil War saga "Lincoln" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.

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'Family Guy' creator MacFarlane to host Oscars
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 11:32am.

"Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 2013 Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles. This is his first time hosting the Academy Awards.

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Film about Lejeune Marine's struggle gets Oscar nod
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 12:01pm.

A documentary film about a Camp Lejeune Marine who returns from war in Afghanistan wounded and struggling to rebuild his life is among the nominees for an Academy Award.

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Scorsese's 'Hugo' leads Oscars 11 nominations
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 9:29am.

Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure "Hugo" leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, among them best picture and the latest director slot for the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

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'The King's Speech' gets 12 Oscar nominations
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Mon, 01/24/2011 - 6:00pm.

The British monarchy saga "The King's Speech" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.

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Local Producer Hopes for Oscar Win
Submitted by Candace Semmel on Tue, 02/02/2010 - 9:52pm.

video Along with Sandra Bullock's nomination for best actress, "The Blind Side" is also nominated for best picture. The Executive Producer of "The Blind Side" lives in Wilmington. Tim Bourne says even if "The Blind Side" doesn't win best picture, it's an honor in itself to be put in the same category as box office favorites "Avatar" and "Up".

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