2012 Oscar Nominations Coming

Buzz for "The Artist" grows as Hollywood's big award show draws near.
1:51 | 01/22/12

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Oscar nominations coming this week why many people are talking about the silent movie again proving -- silence. Despite the golden. Formed Thomas Anderson's film studio a violin playing to a photograph -- dancing words. And steps Angel but they are thousands of them can be produced from the -- of -- nation and slapstick comedy so many Charlie Chaplin. At the time has -- -- -- a hundred silent films a year from some twenty movie studios. It was October 6 1927 when the films of Hollywood broke their silence opening night. Produced movie known for breaking the barrier we hear the words. Factory. Believed to be the first movie with speech and sound. Smash hit box office the movie's profits proof to an industry to talk even more. So eight decades later why the daring -- to go back. Tomlin facial and -- send all the artist by Hollywood standards is a small film shot 35 days. Critics now celebrating its simplicity one acknowledging he didn't know what we've been missing all these years we've been bombarded with. -- -- I looked at the artist and I thought. We missing something now where everything is just shoved in our faces -- millions of people at least it's easy to. But -- in the -- the artist. Maybe seven Golden -- -- we got food and supplies that silence even in 2012. Is golden. An agent once telling him he would never start -- because his face was to express it. R&B artist and plain -- center whose group. And by the way those Oscar nominations come this week you can watch them live Tuesday morning. -- Good Morning America.

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