sexually-explicit, three-hour French lesbian drama "Blue is the Warmest Colour" –
that took the top prize in Cannes – get Oscar heat?
Critics adored it, and jury president Steven Spielberg gave the gay love story two
thumbs up ... but will it prove too hot for the Academy to handle?
Here are our 10
predictions for the 2014 Oscar race based on the buzz from the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival:
– By Thelma Adams