The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences received some backlash when it announced the expansion of the "best picture" category to 10 films for the 82nd Academy Awards. Critics questioned whether a "best picture" nomination would lose its meaning with so many films in the category. Now, the Academy is modifying the rules again — anywhere from five to 10 films could now be nominated. Melissa Block speaks with Steven Zeitchik, film writer for The Los Angeles Times, about the decision.
The Academy Changes 'Best Picture' Rules
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