Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Why "Toy Story 3" is Nominated for "Adapted Screenplay Oscar" and Not "Original Screenplay"
I've seen this question asked around the Internet quite a bit. Screenplays for sequels are considered adaptations because they are based on the original story or, in this case, film. Toy Story 3 uses characters featured in Toy Story and Toy Story 2 and it is, of course, a sequel.