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Sheldon’s Call: If I Picked The 2012 Oscars®!

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It’s time for the world of film to get out the gowns and tuxes and celebrate the [alleged] best in filmmaking for 2011. There are a lot of great films – and a few duds – nominated for the 84th Academy Awards/Oscars®, and odds are not all the winners will receive the approval of the home audience [let alone the many critics who put Extremely Clichéd and Incredibly Boring on their worst films of the year list – it was rated a not too terribly unfresh 46% on RottenTomatoes.com].

For the record, then, here’s how I would award the ten most important awards if I pickled the Oscars®…

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Rango DVD Yields Unexpected Wonderfulness!

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After first encountering Rango’s brilliance in 3D, I was pleased to discover that the 2D version on the DVD makes up for the loss of that extra dimension by being bright, sharp and gorgeous. An unexpected plus was the inclusion of an extra feature that’s not listed on the cover – two, if you include an extended version of the film.

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