In case you weren't paying attention, 2009 was a banner year for big, big visual effects movies.
And the teams that crafted the most impressive work were honored Tuesday morning, along with all the best and brightest in filmmaking, when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for the 2010 Oscars.
Here at CNET News we have a special place in our heart, as you might expect, for visual-effects-heavy movies because of the fantastic amounts of technology and computing power that goes into them.
As usual, the Academy chose just three films as visual-effects nominees. … Read more