Clint Eastwood is better off sticking to film. Gabriel Bouys/Getty Images hide caption

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Jack Wild, left, and Mark Lester played the Artful Dodger and Oliver Twist in Oliver! — the movie that was supposedly the Best Picture of 1968. Larry Ellis/Express/Getty Images hide caption

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The Best Director nominees for the 2010 Academy Awards on set (clockwise from upper left): Kathryn Bigelow, Lee Daniels, Jason Reitman, James Cameron and Quentin Tarantino. Summit Entertainment, Lionsgate Films, Dale Robinette/Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, The Weinstein Co. hide caption

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The Hurt Locker has been hailed by critics for its gritty portrayal of Army bomb disposal troops. But veterans say the film — nominated for nine Oscars, including Best Picture — is riddled with inaccuracies. AP/Summit Entertainment hide caption

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"A lot of times when parents are in this industry, they really don't get to see their children," says Charlie Scott III (left). "In the morning, you know, Dad's gonna be there. Like death and taxes." Cindy Carpien/NPR hide caption

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A Good Year: Sandra Bullock had a summer hit with The Proposal and a surprise holiday-season smash with The Blind Side — which so far has earned her a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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The official budget of Avatar was $237 million, with an additional $150 million built in for promotional activities. Mark Fellman/Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation hide caption

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