Top nominations for Oscars 2019

The nominations for the 2019 Oscars have been released, and three movies in have grabbed the limelight.

Roma and The Favourite lead the nomination charts with 10 each, while A Star is Born follows with 8 nominations.

Roma is a drama based on director Alfonso Cuarón’s childhood experience of 1970s Mexico City, while The Favourite humorously depicts a power struggle between various women in Queen Anne’s 18th century court.

A Star is Born is Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, and also starred popstar Lady Gaga.

The top 2019 Oscar nominations are below. The full list is available here.

Best Picture

  • Black Panther
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • The Favourite
  • Green Book
  • Roma
  • A Star is Born
  • Vice

Best Actor in a Leading Role

  • Christian Bale in Vice
  • Bradley Cooper in A Star is Born
  • Willem Dafoe in At Eternity’s Gate
  • Rami Malek in Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Viggo Mortensen in Green Book

Best Actress in a Leading Role

  • Yalitza Aparicio in Roma
  • Glenn Close in The Wife
  • Olivia Colman in The Favourite
  • Lady Gaga in A Star is Born
  • Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Best Director

  • Alfonso Cuarón for Roma
  • Yorgos Lanthimos for The Favourite
  • Spike Lee for BlacKkKlansman
  • Adam McKay for Vice
  • Pawel Pawlikowski for Cold War

Best Animated Feature Film

  • Incredibles 2
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Mirai
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet
  • Isle of Dogs

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Can You Ever Forgive Me by Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty
  • If Beale Street Could Talk by Barry Jenkins
  • BlacKkKlansman by Spike Lee, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmott
  • A Star is Born by Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper and Will Fetters
  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen

Best Cinematography

  • Cold War by Lukasz Zal
  • The Favourite by Robbie Ryan
  • Never Look Away by Caleb Deschanel
  • Roma by Alfonso Cuarón
  • A Star is Born by Matthew Libatique

Best Feature Documentary

  • Free Solo
  • Hale County This Morning, This Evening
  • Minding the Gap
  • Of Fathers and Sons
  • RBG

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