Friday, February 22, 2013

Win Your Oscar Pool: Who to Bet On

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Wreck-It Ralph Best Animated Feature
ANIMATED FEATURE
Brave
Frankenweenie
ParaNorman
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
Wreck-It Ralph

Will win: I feel like ParaNorman has been campaigning hard, and Brave is probably the default choice, but Wreck-It Ralph will probably prevail.
Should win: Without a clear Pixar frontrunner (Brave being "only" very good) or any DreamWorks nonsense, this is perhaps the top-to-bottom best group in this category's young history. As much as I delight in all three (!) nominated stop-motion movies, Wreck-It Ralph is even better: fast, funny, sweet, beautifully designed and voiced.
Missing: I was going to make a sarcastic complaint about the lack of a DreamWorks movie, but it would be more fun in a year with a Shrekquel. Instead, I'll just be happy that five movies

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