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2021 Oscars Predictions:
Best Original Score
Updated: Oct. 15, 2020 (Pre-season)Trent Reznor
and Atticus Ross
are going to be in the mix with two high-profile projects, “Mank
” and “Soul
.” Kris Bowers
will have three compositions of his own while Terence Blanchard
will be walking the fine line for his pairing. Could we end