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Lincoln leads Oscar nominations

With nominations in 12 categories, including best picture and best director, Steven Spielberg's Lincoln leads the list of contenders for the 85th Academy Awards. The winners will be announced Feb. 24.

Hobbit Holds On to Box-Office Ring

Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey easily held onto the top spot in its second week at the North American box office, adding another $36.7 million to bring its domestic haul to$149.9 million.

Skyfall Brings Down the House

The 23rd James Bond opened big this weekend at the North American box office, adding another $87.8 million to Skyfall's worldwide tally for an impress two-week total of $518.4 million.