Let the games begin

November 2003
Daily Variety;11/19/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 34, p15
Trade Publication
Discusses issues concerning the run for the Oscars among pictures shown in 2003. Factors affecting the selection of the nominees and awardees; Speculations on the chances of the films "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" and "Cold Mountain"; Possibility that the best picture contenders will be films which earned more than a hundred million dollars.


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