Film show: ‘And the nominations are…’ A look at the 2022 Oscar picks
12 February 2022 | 3:17 pm
The 94th Academy Awards have whittled down their selection and announced the nominees for this year's Oscars. Film critic Lisa Nesselson considers the frontrunners and tells us why "The Power of the Dog" and "Dune" are competent, if curious, frontrunners.
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