Credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures



Before Sunday's Academy Awards broadcast, we review which of the 9 contenders you can catch at home, in high-def.
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
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The Tree of Life

Six years after his last film, director Terrence Malick tackles the topic of the meaning of life. Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain star in this movie, which seemed to be a love it or hate it type of thing. The Academy seems to be in the former category, giving the movie three nominations total.

Blu-ray Release Date: October 11, 2011
You May Also Like: 2008’s The Curious Case of Benjamin Button starring Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett and Taraji P. Henson.

Read more: A Peek at Oscar's Best Picture Contenders on Blu-ray