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    Firstly, do we already have a thread for this? I don’t usually post in movies so I have no idea.

    I’m really happy that this is a category at the Emmys now, and even though I can’t see it happening I think it would a great idea at the Oscars too because:

    1) It could help with one of the many confusing rules around Score submissions (something like Birdman that was ineligible because of preexisting compositions being used could submit here too or instead).

    2) It could help reduce the tendency among the music categories to highlight solely animation and musicals, like in the 90s, or even last year when La La Land sleepwalked to wins.

    3) It would give filmmakers who favour soundtracks over scores a chance to get recognition.

    It would also be interesting to see, like at the Emmys, whether the nominees skew more towards films that perform well overall, or are music-centric.

    In terms of this year, I was thinking of movies like Baby Driver or Guardians of the Galaxy 2 that don’t seem likely to do well anywhere else in the Oscar race. I’d also be curious to see what people think would’ve been nominated or won in other years.

    Again, my bad if there’s already a thread on this.

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    Baby Driver would easily win and GotG is the easy runner up.

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    wilfredpickles
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    That’s what I think too, and maybe there aren’t enough contenders for this to be a viable option for the Oscars yet, but ‘Academy Award winner Edgar Wright’ would be a pretty great scenario

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    2012

    Django Unchained
    Magic Mike
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower
    Pitch Perfect
    Silver Linings Playbook

    2013

    American Hustle
    The Great Gatsby
    Inside Lewyn Davis
    The Place Beyond the Pines
    The Wolf of Wall Street

    2014

    Begin Again
    Beyond the Lights
    The Fault In Our Stars
    Get On Up
    Guardians of the Galaxy

    2015

    Carol
    Creed
    Fifty Shades of Grey
    Pitch Perfect 2
    Straight Outta Compton

    2016

    Deadpool
    The Edge of Seventeen
    Miles Ahead
    Sing Street
    Suicide Squad

    2017

    Baby Driver
    Call Me By Your Name
    Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol.2
    Lady Bird
    Pitch Perfect 3

    2018

    Black Panther
    Crazy Rich Asians
    Deadpool 2
    Fifty Shades Freed
    Love, Simon

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    Elliot Kronsberg
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    That’s what I think too, and maybe there aren’t enough contenders for this to be a viable option for the Oscars yet, but ‘Academy Award winner Edgar Wright’ would be a pretty great scenario

    The only thing is that I assume the Music Supervisor (and maybe like the Soundtrack Producer and/or Music Editor, idk) would be nominated. I doubt they would nominate the director, no matter how much input they may provide for choosing songs.

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