Oscar 2018: 11 galleries highlighting the greatest films by current nominees Gary Oldman, Meryl Streep and more [PHOTOS]

A number of accomplished veterans are contending at the 2018 Oscars, but where do their nominated titles this year rank against the rest of their filmographies? In anticipation of the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, March 4, take a look back at the careers of 11 acting and directing nominees. Follow the links below to be taken to photo galleries of their greatest films, ranked from worst to best.

SEE 2018 Oscar nominations: Full list of Academy Awards nominees in all 24 categories

BEST ACTOR

Daniel Day-Lewis (“Phantom Thread”) is nominated for playing Reynolds Woodcock, an obsessive fashion designer whose life is upended by the arrival of a beautiful young woman (Vicky Krieps). Click here to see his 12 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

Gary Oldman (“Darkest Hour“) is nominated for playing British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with or fight against Adolph Hitler. Click here to be see his 15 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

Denzel Washington (“Roman J. Israel, Esq.”) is nominated for playing the title character, a savant who finds himself in limbo after the death of his legal partner. Click here to see his 20 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

BEST ACTRESS

Frances McDormand (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) is nominated for playing Mildred Hayes, a mother who wages war against the local police when they fail to find her daughter’s killer. Click here to see her 15 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

Meryl Streep (“The Post”) is nominated for playing Kay Graham, the country’s first female newspaper publisher, who must decide whether or not to publish the Pentagon Papers. Click here to see her 20 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

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BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Woody Harrelson (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) is nominated for playing Chief William “Bill” Willoughby, a small-town police chief facing off against a mother (Frances McDormand) whose daughter was raped a murdered. Click here to see his 15 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

Christopher Plummer (“All the Money in the World”) is nominated for playing J. Paul Getty, a billionaire who refuses to pay the ransom when his grandson (Charlie Plummer) is kidnapped in Italy. Click here to see his 12 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Allison Janney (“I, Tonya”) is nominated for playing LaVona Fay Golden, the abusive mother of figure skater Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie). Click here to see her 10 greatest films ranked from worst to best.

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BEST DIRECTOR

Paul Thomas Anderson (“Phantom Thread”) is nominated for this romantic drama about an obsessive fashion designer (Daniel Day-Lewis) whose life is upended by the arrival of a beautiful young woman (Vicky Krieps). Click here to see all 8 of his films ranked from worst to best.

Guillermo del Toro (“The Shape of Water“) is nominated for this fantastical romance about a mute janitor (Sally Hawkins) who falls in love with a fish man (Doug Jones). Click here to see all 10 of his films ranked from worst to best.

Christopher Nolan (“Dunkirk“) is nominated for this WWII epic about the evacuation of British, Belgian, and French soldiers during a fierce battle in Dunkirk. Click here to see all 9 of his films ranked from worst to best.

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Be sure to make your Oscar predictions so that Hollywood insiders can see how their films and performers are faring in our odds. You can keep changing your predictions until just before winners are announced on March 4. And join in the fierce debate over the 2018 Oscars taking place right now with Hollywood insiders in our movie forums. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.

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