Oscars: And the nominees are ...

Academy AwardsThe Artist (movie)Hugo (movie)Meryl StreepRooney MaraGeorge Clooney
"The Artist" and "Hugo" got a big push in the awards race Tuesday morning when the Academy showered both cinema-centric contenders with nominations. Also among this year's top contenders are Oscar veterans like "The Iron Lady's" Meryl Streep and "The Descendants'" George Clooney and a few... Peter Iovino / The Weinstein Company