Oscar Nominations Are Out -- and Ad Campaigns Are In The 77th Annual Oscar nominees were announced Monday, setting the stage for a tight race. In many categories, it's anyone's guess as to who will emerge triumphant. One certainty is that aggressive and expensive ad campaigns will promote the Oscar hopefuls.
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Oscar Nominations Are Out -- and Ad Campaigns Are In

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Oscar Nominations Are Out -- and Ad Campaigns Are In

Oscar Nominations Are Out — and Ad Campaigns Are In

Oscar Nominations Are Out -- and Ad Campaigns Are In

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The 77th Annual Oscar nominees were announced Monday, setting the stage for a tight race. In many categories, it's anyone's guess as to who will emerge triumphant. One certainty is that aggressive and expensive ad campaigns will promote the Oscar hopefuls.

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Kim Masters, NPR Correspondent