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Oscar races become clearer as the guilds and the Globes weigh in

Oscar races become clearer as the guilds and the Globes weigh in

The Golden Globes kept us humming “City of Stars.” The Producers Guild shook up the field, nominating “Deadpool.” And the Directors Guild added its own wrinkle, solidifying the standing of the tear-jerker “Lion” in the Oscar best picture race.

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