Will Schmaltzy 'Benjamin Button' Win Oscar's Top Prize?

Schmaltz is due a return at the Oscars. After the award for best picture went to Scorsese's gangster epic, "The Departed," in 2007 and the Coen brothers' brilliantly suspenseful "No Country For Old Men" last year, one of the front-runners for this year's star prize is "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button." Directed by David Fincher, "Button" is the tale of a man called Benjamin -- played by Brad Pitt -- who is born old but grows younger and, along the way, finds love. The plot runs from...Full Story
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