Revenge of the Fallen remains a contender for the Best Visual Effects Oscar after the first rounds of cuts from the initial list of 15. The 6 other films being considered are:Avatar
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
On January 21st members of the Visual Effects branch will review 15 minute clips of each film, and will select the final three nominees who will featured at the awards ceremony. The Oscar nominees will be announced on February 2nd.