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9 Oscar Dogs Inspired by the 2012 Best Picture Nominees

Serious Eats put together and photographed nine styles of hot dogs based on the movies that are nominated for the Best Picture Oscar. Since I haven’t seen any of the movies, I’m not sure whether the thinking behind these makes sense or not. If it does, you might be able to pick out which movies [...]

2012 Best Picture Nominees Recast with Dogs

  How do you make the 2012 Best Picture Nominees even better? Recast them with dogs! That’s exactly what Next Movie did, and we’re not the least bit disappointed: Link - Thanks Andie!  

Best Picture Title Screens

(YouTube link) This video contains the title cards from every movie that has ever won the top Academy Award, now known as the award for Best Picture. {wiki} The only exception is The King’s Speech, which won the 83rd such Oscar just last night. I’ve seen 55 of these movies; I’m not going to admit to [...]

What Movie Won Instead?

Many of us have trouble remembering what movies won Academy Awards only a few days after they are bestowed. How can we be expected to remember those that didn’t win? Or maybe you do! In today’s Lunchtime Quiz at mental_floss, you’ll be given films that were nominated for Best Picture. Can you match them to [...]

Oscar Best Picture Nominees in LEGO

Got Oscar fever yet? If you can’t hardly wait, feast your eyes on these first. Here are some LEGO recreations of this year’s Academy Awards Best Picture nominees by Alex Eylar: Link Previously on Neatorama: Oscar Fun Facts