"Two different comps for Precious. The tiara was an option we explored when we were considering avoiding having all the covers be portraits. The wide crop of girl's profile was an option we sent along with the tighter crop that wound up getting approved.
Inglorious Basterds didn't get a Best Picture nominee but, having watched the movie and absolutely loving it, Tavis was sure it was going to be one of the finalists -- a good example of him "hedging his bets". Here are three variations of the comp. Aside from BAFTA and Tavis' UK agent, no one's seen these before.