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Push for Oscar in Stunt Category Rebuffed

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Push for Oscar in Stunt Category Rebuffed

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Push for Oscar in Stunt Category Rebuffed

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For 15 years, stunt men and women have asked for an Oscar category for "best stunt coordinator." Despite support from Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese and others, the bid was rejected. Veteran stuntman Loren Janes tells Scott Simon why he feels his colleagues go unrecognized.

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