Oscar screeners: 20th Century Fox sends ‘Hidden Figures’ with Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer & Janelle Monae

20th Century Fox just sent Oscar voters screeners of “Hidden Figures,” which tells the little-known story of three African American women who were instrumental in the success of the early days of the NASA space program. Directed with a deft hand by Theodore Melfi (“St. Vincent”), this feel-good flick stars Golden Globe winner Taraji P. Henson (“Empire”) as Katherine Johnson, Oscar winner  Octavia Spencer (“The Help) as Dorothy Vaughan and Grammy champ Janelle Monae as Mary Jackson.

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This trio worked as “computers,” people who had to do complicated math on paper and blackboards to assist the male-dominated team of scientists and engineers. Oscar champ Kevin Costner (“Dances with Wolves”) plays the gruff director of the space program while four-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theory”) is an engineer who does battle with Johnson.

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Pharrell Williams composed the score with Oscar winner Hans Zimmer (“The Lion King”) and Benjamin Wallfisch. He also wrote original songs, including the jazz-tinged “Runnin'” that is featured at a key moment in the middle of the movie.

To date, 48 films have been delivered this season. Below, a list of these titles with the most recent first.

DECEMBER
Dec. 22: “Hidden Figures”

Dec. 21:  “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”

Dec. 20: “Allied”
Dec. 20: “Fences”
Dec. 20: “Silence”

Dec. 19: “La La Land”

Dec. 16: “Moonlight”

Dec. 14: “2oth Century Women”

Dec. 13: “Jackie”

Dec. 12: “Elle”
Dec. 12: “Julieta”
Dec. 12: “Toni Erdmann”

Dec.6: “Arrival”
Dec, 6: “Florene Foster Jenkins”

Dec. 5: “Miss Sloane”

Dec. 2: “Christine”
Dec. 2: “Hunt for the Wilderpeople”
Dec. 2: “Life, Animated”
Dec. 2: “The Music of Strangers”
Dec. 2: “Neruda”

NOVEMBER
Nov. 30: “The Dressmaker”
Nov. 30: “The Handmaiden”
Nov. 30: “Manchester by the Sea”
Nov. 30: “The Man Who Knew Infinity” (Actors branch)

Nov. 23: “Trolls”

Nov. 21: “Finding Dory”

Nov. 18: “Deepwater Horizon”
Nov. 18: “Hacksaw Ridge”

Nov. 17: “Sully”

Nov. 15: “The Secret Life of Pets”
Nov. 15: “Sausage Party”

Nov. 14: “Captain America: Civil War”
Nov. 14: “The Jungle Book”
Nov. 14: “Zootopia”

Nov. 11: “The Birth of a Nation”

Nov. 9: “Hell or High Water”

Nov. 7: “Captain Fantastic”
Nov. 7: “Denial”
Nov. 7: “Eye in the Sky”

Nov. 1: “Cafe Society”
Nov. 1: “Love and Friendship”
Nov. 1: “The Neon Demon”

OCTOBER
Oct. 18: “Long Way North”

Oct. 12: “Hello, My Name is Doris”

SEPTEMBER
Sept. 24: “I Saw the Light”
Sept. 24: “The Meddler”

AUGUST
Aug. 30: “Maggie’s Plan”
Aug. 30: “Miles Ahead”

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