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Comments about the soundtrack for The Matrix Revolutions (Don Davis)

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Re: That's not true
• Posted by: Tomek   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Thursday, November 20, 2003, at 11:50 p.m.
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• In Response to: Re: That's not true (Matt Newman)

> And what you say isn't true either, as a film can be nominated if the film
> before it was nominated or won an oscar. Look at Star wars: A New Hope, it
> won an oscar and its sequal The Empire Strikes Back, was also nominated
> and I think Return of the Jedi was also. The entire Indiana Jones Trilogy
> was mominated on their releases. There are more examples, but just needed
> to clear that up.

But it was in old past and there were no rules reffering to the sequels or film series. Academy made up this rule probably becase increasing number of sequels, prequels and film series of any kind. They probably wanted to give more spotlight on fresh and original ideas over the re-used ones. Sometimes it has better and sometimes worse side.


Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • OSCAR  (4757 views)
       Levente Benedek - Thursday, November 6, 2003, at 2:12 p.m.
    •    Oscar 'official' score rules  (4329 views)
         The Dark Agent - Monday, December 8, 2003, at 4:32 a.m.
    •    Unfortunately, it will be ineligible. *NM*  (4364 views)
         Christian Kühn - Saturday, November 8, 2003, at 7:49 a.m.
      •    That's not true  (4524 views)
           Zephros - Saturday, November 8, 2003, at 4:47 p.m.
        •    Re: That's not true  (4286 views)
             Matt Newman - Wednesday, November 19, 2003, at 1:10 a.m.
          •      Re: That's not true  (4187 views)    We're Here
               Tomek - Thursday, November 20, 2003, at 11:50 p.m.
            •    Re: That's not true  (4220 views)
                 Matt Newman - Saturday, November 22, 2003, at 7:56 p.m.

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