Day: January 25, 2017

  • With 8 Oscar noms, ‘Arrival’ a rare sci-fi Best Picture contender

    With 8 Oscar noms, ‘Arrival’ a rare sci-fi Best Picture contender

    Nabbing a best picture nomination January 23, Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival joined the short list of science-fiction films that have been nominated for the film industry’s top prize. Reports Variety, previous to the Academy’s expansion of the category in 2009, sci-fi nominees were a rarity. The only two that come to mind are E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial […]