News for Feb. 27, 2004

Peter Jackson: Flavour of the month

2/27/04, 1:50 pm EST - Xoanon

Peter Bowes writes: If the buzz is to be believed, Peter Jackson is a "shoo-in" to win two of Oscar's top prizes. The New Zealand filmmaker is hotly tipped to take the awards for best picture and best director for Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Many feel Jackson's work on all three movies will be rewarded by the Oscars The epic fantasy is also likely to clean up in some of the technical categories. [More]