But Steve Herte in his Dinner and a Movie feature and Jon Gallagher of Gallagher’s Forum have reviewed almost all of the films nominated in the major categories.
We’ve put them into one easy-to-access post.
Enjoy! The reviews are far more interesting than the Oscar show if the past is an indication.
Beasts of the Southern Wild
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
BEST MUSIC ORIGINAL SCORE
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS