Oscars May Be Making A Return To Its Former Format… You Know, Only Having FIVE Best Picture Nominees?!
They're changing it again?!
Six years ago there was a rule change that made it possible for ten films to be nominated for the Best Picture category at the Oscars.
That happened in 2009 after The Dark Knight wasn't nominated for Best Picture, but apparently the voters in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have NOT been impressed with the results so far from having a maximum of ten movies nominated instead of the old rule of just having five!
And although there is no official change on the horizon — it could happen soon since the Academy's board of governors are set to meet on March 24th to discuss some things!
The motivations behind such a change is apparently the argument that