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Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 9.37.35 PMBy Adrienne Papp

November 6, 2014


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences yesterday announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 87th Oscars®.

The films are listed below in alphabetical order:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”                                                                                                                                                    “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”

Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 8.50.46 PMDawn of the Planet of the Apes”

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Godzilla”“Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 8.54.15 PM

“The Hobbit:The Battle of the Five Armies”

“Guardians of the Galaxy”                                                                                                                                                  “Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 9.01.18 PM

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“Interstellar” Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 9.04.32 PM
“Maleficent”                                                                                                                                                                                 “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb”
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Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) “

“X-Men: Days of Future Past”




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The Academy’s Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee determined the shortlist.  All members of the Visual Effects Branch will now be invited to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the shortlisted films on Saturday, January 10, 2015.  Following the screenings, the members will vote to nominate five films for final Oscar consideration.

The 87th Academy Awards® nominations will be announced live on Thursday, January 15, 2015, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

The Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live by the ABC Television Network.  The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide. Screen Shot 2014-12-06 at 8.47.44 PM


About the Author of This Article: Dame Adrienne Papp is a recognized journalist, economist and feature writer who has written for many publications including Savoir; The Westside Today Publications ; such as Beverly Hills 90210; Malibu Beach; Santa Monica Sun; The Beverly Hills Times; Brentwood News; Bel-Air View ; Celebrity Society ; Celeb Staff It Magazine Chic Today LA2DAY West Side Today among many others. She is the President and CEO of Los Angeles / New York-based publicity company, Atlantic Publicity and publishing house, Atlantic Publisher. Adrienne writes about world trends, Quantum Physics, entertainment and interviews celebrities, world leaders, inventors, philanthropists and entrepreneurs. She also owns Atlantic United Films that produces and finances true stories made for theatrical release or the silver screen. Spotlight News Magazine is owned by Atlantic United, Inc. Dame Adrienne Papp is a member of the International Press Academy.

Adrienne Papp

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