Yet another true story in this year’s Best Picture race, “Captain Phillips” has been picking up steam during awards season. It won Best Adapted Screenplay at the Writers Guild of America awards, and it picked up an editing award, as well. Now, winning at the WGAs comes with an asterisk, as “12 Years a Slave” was not eligible. But still, it’s a film that may get plenty of second- and third-place votes, and that could make it a contender.
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