Oscars List: Films

The Oscars are this weekend March 4th 8:30PM EST/5:30PM PST on ABC. Here's a preview of what's to come and who's nominated. 

Scripted Features

‘Get Out’
Watch on: 
HBO
Nominated for: best picture, best director, best original screenplay, best actor

 Get Out - Photo Credit: Universal Pictures

Get Out - Photo Credit: Universal Pictures

‘Dunkirk’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best picture, best director, best production design, best cinematography, best sound mixing, best original score, best film editing

The Big Sick’
Watch on: 
Amazon Prime, iTunes
Nominated for: best original screenplay
I really hope this wins in its category. Beautiful, touching, and funny, a true story based on the relationship between comedian Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon. 

‘Mudbound’
Watch on: 
Netflix
Nominated for: best cinematography, best supporting actress, best original song, best adapted screenplay
'Mudbound' is my pick for Best Adapted Screenplay. It's gorgeous and heartbreaking - a portrayal of Jim Crow era in post-war rural Mississippi following a white family and a black family at odds with each other, and the friendship formed between their sons returned from war. 

‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best lead actor

‘The Florida Project’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best supporting actor

‘Blade Runner 2049’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best production design, best cinematography, best original sound mixing, best visual effects
'Blade Runner 2049' should win Best Cinematography and/or Best Visual Effects. A simply beautiful world and stunning visuals. 

 Blade Runner 2049 - Photo by Ged Carroll

Blade Runner 2049 - Photo by Ged Carroll

‘Victoria & Abdul’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best costume design, best makeup and hair

‘Logan’
Watch on: HBO, iTunes
Nominated for: best adapted screenplay

'Beauty and the Beast'
Watch on: Netflix
Nominated for: best costume design, best production design

'Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing Missouri'
Watch on:
Youtube, iTunes, Google Play
Nominated for: Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Original Screenplay, Best Original Music Score, Best Film Editing

'The Darkest Hour'
Watch on: Youtube, iTunes, Google Play
Nominated for: Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Production Design, Best Make-Up

'Lady Bird'
Watch on: YouTube, iTunes, Google Play
Nominated for: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Original Screenplay

'Molly's Game'
Watch on: YouTube, iTunes, Google Play
Nominated for: Best Writing Adapted Screenplay

'The Disaster Artist'
Watch on: YouTube, iTunes, Google Play
Nominated for: Best Adapted Screenplay

'Baby Driver'
Watch on: YouTube, iTunes, Google Play, Vudu
Nominated for: Best Film Editing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing

 Baby Driver - Sony Pictures Entertainment

Baby Driver - Sony Pictures Entertainment

'The Shape of Water'
In Theaters
Nominated for:
 Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Director, Best Original Music Score, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Costume Design, Best Sound Mixing, Best Production Design, Best Sound Editing

'Call Me By Your Name'
In Theaters
Nominated for: 
Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay

'Phantom Thread'
In Theaters
Nominated for:
 Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, Best Original Music Score, Best Costume Designer

'The Post'
In Theaters
Nominated for: 
Best Picture, Best Actress

'I, Tonya'
In Theaters
Nominated for:
 Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Film Editing

Animated

‘Loving Vincent’
Watch on:
Amazon, iTunes
Nominated for: best animated feature

‘The Boss Baby’
Watch on: 
Netflix, Amazon
Nominated for: best animated feature
I wasn't too impressed by this one. Cute story and typical Dreamworks animation, but nothing to write home about. 

'Coco'
Watch on: Youtube, Google Play
Nominated for: best animated feature

Documentary

‘Abacus: Small Enough to Jail’
Watch on:
Amazon Prime, iTunes
Nominated for: best documentary feature

‘Icarus’
Watch on:
Netflix
Nominated for: best documentary feature

‘Last Men in Aleppo’
Watch on:
Netflix, iTunes
Nominated for: best documentary feature

‘Strong Island’
Watch on:
Netflix
Nominated for: best documentary feature

Foreign Language Features

‘On Body and Soul’
Watch on:
Netflix
Nominated for: best foreign language film

‘The Square’
Watch on: Amazon, Google Play, Vudu, YouTube
Nominated for: best foreign language film