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Filmbuffet, the first social networking and movie cataloging site of its kind, recently named their predictions for movies earning an Oscar Nomination for Best Picture. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 The beginning of a new year also means the highly-anticipated Oscar nominations are just weeks away. Movie fans on Filmbuffet, a new online movie community, have been speculating for months the movies most-likely to earn a 2012 Oscar Nomination for Best Picture. As a social network...
Australian actor Hugh Jackman has been tapped to play P.T. Barnum in The Greatest Showman on Earth, a contemporary movie musical, Variety said. Jackman, who is best known for his work in the X-Men film franchise, won a Tony Award for his performance in the stage musical The Boy From Oz. The Twentieth Century Fox production of Showman is being penned by Jenny Bicks, and produced by Laurence Mark, Jackman and his producing partner John Palermo. The team previously collaborated on the 81st...
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.