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Oscars 2015: Lead actress field thin? Think again
Oscars 2015: Lead actress field thin? Think again

Tracking actors' awards-season prospects is too often an exercise in negotiating the allure of the new, with some pundits flailing their arms each time an unseen movie debuts, shouting from the social media rooftops that hallelujah, they have seen the face of God and that their faith in film has been restored. Except it's usually not that subtle. So when awards pundits saw Julianne Moore's turn as a Columbia professor struggling with early onset Alzheimer's in the unheralded "Still Alice" last week at the Toronto International Film Festival, many were eager to present her the lead actress Oscar right then, right now, especially after the estimable Sony...