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'Potter,' 'Kong,' 'Episode III' up for sound editing statue

“Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,” “King Kong” and “Memoirs of a Geisha” are among the seven films in consideration for the sound editing Oscar.

The other pics are “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” “Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith,” “Walk the Line” and “War of the Worlds.”

The sound editing award committee will screen 10-minute clip reels from each of the seven films before voting to nominate three.

Nominees for the 78th annual Academy Awards will be announced Jan. 31.

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