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Sizing Up the Best Song Nominees

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Sizing Up the Best Song Nominees

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Sizing Up the Best Song Nominees

Sizing Up the Best Song Nominees

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The nominees for Best Song at Sunday's Oscar ceremonies are an eclectic mix. Two songs from Cold Mountain have been nominated, along with a song from The Lord Of the Rings: The Return of the King, Triplets of Belleville and A Mighty Wind. NPR's Scott Simon talks to American Film Institute director Murray Horwitz.