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Oscar Buzz: Who will win best Visual Effects movie of the year?

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Did you know? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently "announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 86th Oscars."

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Why not comment below with your favorite pick for best Visual Effects movie of the year? Check out a list of films listed below in alphabetical order:

  • “Elysium”
  • “Gravity”
  • “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug”
  • “Iron Man 3”
  • “The Lone Ranger”
  • “Oblivion”
  • “Star Trek Into Darkness”
  • “Thor: The Dark World”
  • “Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures Pacific Rim”
  • “World War Z”

You should know; the Academy's Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee came up with this shortlist. All members of the Visual Effects Branch will now be invited to view 10-minute selections from each of the shortlisted movies on Thursday, January 9, 2014. Succeeding the screenings, the members will vote to recommend five films for final Oscar consideration.

Did you know? Oscars nominations will be declared live on Thursday, January 16, 2014, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

On Oscar Sunday which is March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2013 will be presented and televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in over 225 countries and zones worldwide. Be sure to check your local listing to tune-in.



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