Which animated feature wins at tonight's Oscar fest? Methinks it will be
We'll see if I'm right.
(Since the internet connection at the casa is going slower than 90s' AOL dial-up, we'll also see if I can get online later to comment on my wondrous prediction. ...)
Add On: Not much of a surprise about the win, considering the momentum it had. Co-writer James W. Byrkit says this:
“Three years ago, it would have been the most ridiculous thing to talk about an Oscar for ‘Rango. ... We were bracing ourselves for critical dismissal, and hoping for at a least a small cult following.
The picture did passably well at the box office, and critics liked it. Early on it was the animated feature to beat, and the picture ended up with an aura of inevitability by Academy Awards time.