Old war horses, fresh ponies face off for Oscars (AP)

In this film publicity image released by The Weinstein Company, Jean Dujardin portrays George Valentin, left, and Berenice Bejo portrays Peppy Miller in a scene from 'The Artist.'  (AP Photo/The Weinstein Company)AP – While Hollywood advances its 3-D capabilities and other dazzling digital technology, the Academy Awards could be going silent.