Accepting the Cinema Audio Society's Filmmaker Award last week, helmer Taylor Hackford mused, "When I watch the Academy Awards, the Oscar for Best Sound always goes to the 'boom!' movies. Boom! Boom…
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Among the producers' innovations for Sunday's Oscarcast is "mom-inees," in which contenders' mothers will be interviewed and tweet their reactions.
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For some Oscar observers, you can forget best actress, forget best actor. That's the sideshow.
The guys don't have it any easier.
The list of presenters keeps growing as the 83rd Academy Awards draws near. Matthew McConaughey, Javier Bardem and Helen Mirren are the latest slated to present Sunday.
TUESDAY: Kenneth Branagh hosts the Academy's screenings of animated and live-action short film nominees, followed by a discussion with filmmakers. 7:30 p.m., Samuel Goldwyn Theater