We're breaking down all the Oscar contenders for you, so that you can decide whether you want to see them -- or at the very least, be able to hold your own at cocktail parties. Next up: 'The Social Network,' based on the true story of Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook.

Nominated For: Best Picture, Best Actor (Jesse Eisenberg), Best Director (David Fincher), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Soundtrack and Best Sound Mixing.
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