The 2016 Oscar Nominations Prove We Love Nostalgia ... And 'Star Wars'
There might not be a clear Oscars front-runner this year, but we do know one thing: Nostalgia gets the votes.By Lexie Hammesfahr | December 17, 2015
This awards season has been wacky. It's been nearly impossible to determine a clear front-runner in the main Oscar races, and that's because there are so many good contenders.
Aside from the indies, which generally dominate awards season, there's another little group of films that are actually doing pretty well — the nostalgic ones.