Flying Spaghetti Monster wrote:
Life of Pi bombed at the box office, so we never got a chance to see it. any chance that these nominations might have the studio re-release the film?
It made almost $100 million, though not quite its budget -- but it was a huge hit overseas. Like, seriously, it might hit $500 million worldwide.
I doubt they'd rerelease it at his juncture.
The directing branch certainly went its own way this year. With Affleck, Bigelow, and Hooper left out, Lincoln
has a pretty clean shot at the win.