December 4, 2017 at 1:56 pm #1202429367
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards®.
The films are listed below in alphabetical order:
“Beauty and the Beast”
“Blade Runner 2049
‘‘Ghost in the Shell”
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”
“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”
“Kong: Skull Island”
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
“The Shape of Water”
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”
“War for the Planet of the Apes”
The Academy’s Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee determined the preliminary shortlist. Later this month, the committee will select the 10 films that will advance to nominations voting.
Nominations for the 90th Oscars® will be announced on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.December 4, 2017 at 1:57 pm #1202429368
Whew, all five of my predictions made it this year. I remember last year that wasn’t the case and I had to change my predictions!December 4, 2017 at 2:03 pm #1202429375
No IT.December 4, 2017 at 2:03 pm #1202429376
Thor Ragnarok should win this, but they’ll go with Shape of WaterDecember 4, 2017 at 2:07 pm #1202429379
I was predicting Only the Brave to be this years Deepwater Horizon but it didn’t even make the shortlist.December 4, 2017 at 2:11 pm #1202429382
I put in request for Valerian when they first opened center. It’s getting in.December 4, 2017 at 3:10 pm #1202429438
Many people will be relieved that Transformers: The Last Knight is NOT on this list.December 4, 2017 at 3:14 pm #1202429441
Everyone else.December 4, 2017 at 6:22 pm #1202429553
I think Beauty and the Beast and Dunkirk are very strong possibilities.
FYC: Ready Player One. Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Visual Effects, Original Score, Production Design, Director and BEST PICTURE (make it happen Oscars!!)December 4, 2017 at 7:20 pm #1202429585
Many people will be relieved that Transformers: The Last Knight is NOT on this list.
Proving that it isn’t about MOST Visual Effects, it is about BEST Visual Effects. 🙂
For your Goldderby Film Awards consideration: Isle of Dogs for every category, especially Music Score for Alexandre Desplat!December 4, 2017 at 7:21 pm #1202429586
Blade Runner 2049 is still winning this no matter what. It appears to be one of the biggest locks of the entire Oscar year in my opinion.
For your Goldderby Film Awards consideration: Isle of Dogs for every category, especially Music Score for Alexandre Desplat!
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