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Inception's Oscar Chances

There are a couple of concepts to consider here when talking Inception and Oscar. The first is that the Academy are notoriously stubborn by nominating, or voting for, films the public foists upon them. We call this the “shoulds.” When there is a lot of pressure, I have noticed, the Academy tends to go its own way if they don’t like the movie that much. In the past, films like this would be put mostly in the effects categories. Recent examples I can think of are The Matrix and maybe even the Bourne Identity. Neither had the same kind of fan base as Inception (and Nolan).

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