The Oscar Race After the Festivals Has Hitler and the Joker, But No Front-Runner

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The Oscar Race After the Festivals Has Hitler and the Joker, But No Front-Runner
The first round of fall festivals has concluded, and here’s where the Oscars race stands:

Adam Sandler and Jennifer Lopez are actual awards contenders.

• A movie about a comic-book character won the jury prize from one of the most prestigious international film festivals.

• A comedy about Nazis featuring a lovably goofy Adolf Hitler won an audience award that is supposed to lead to an automatic Best Picture nomination.

• And there is no Best Picture front-runner, unless you want to count the July release that has gotten flak for making fun of Bruce Lee and incorporating the Manson family into a Hollywood story.

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