Tuesday, December 14, 2010
News of Animation-The case for Oscar:"TOY STORY3" named among AFI's TOP 10 for 2010
"Toy story 3" continues to strengthen it case for an oscar bid as best picture.
The American film institute on Sunday named the Disney/Pixer 3d feature as one of its best 10 movies of 2010.the sole animation to crack AFI list.
last years "up" Disney/pixars and 1991's "Beauty and the beast" are the only animated film to receive Academy Award nominations for best picture.
Won the Oscar Award this year for best animated.
Best picture win "Walt Disney studios honcho Rich Ross told Deadline Hollywood last month.
"we want to have the best movie ant the reviews have clearly said that and its the number one-Box office hit of the year.
The studio recent compaign placed "Toy story3" characters in the posters of such previous Best pictures winner as "shakespeare in love" .
Disney is the major studio never to have won the best picture Oscar.