Culture

Welcome to the streaming Oscars: how to watch 2021 Oscar movies at home right now

Cinemas may have been shuttered for the best part of 2020, but a large number of this year’s 93rd Academy Awards nominations are available to view at home on streaming services right now.

Netflix is dominating the nominations, securing 35 nods, its highest haul to date. This is good news for streaming addicts.

The biggest earner is David Fincher’s black and white showpiece Mank, with 10 nominations, including Best Picture. Gary Oldman and Amanda Seyfried pocketed acting noms, with Fincher laying claim to Best Director.

Another Netflix critics pleaser, Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7, picked up six nominations, including one for Sacha Baron Cohen’s supporting turn, and another for Sorkin’s blistering screenplay.

Netflix’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom bagged five nods, Chadwick Boseman nominated posthumously.

Also lauded, and currently available to view on Netflix, are The White Tiger, animation Over the Moon and documentary Crip Camp.

Rival Amazon Studios won 12 nominations, with its The Sound of Metal earning six, including Best Picture and a Best Actor nod for star Riz Ahmed. The movie lands on Prime Video April 12.  Also in the potential winner’s column are Borat Subsequent Moviefilm and One Night at Miami, both available to view on Prime Video now.

Andra Day was nominated for her performance as jazz icon Billie Holiday in the biographical The United States Vs. Billie Holiday, which is currently available on Sky Cinema and NOW, with a NOW Cinema Membership.

Similarly, Best Picture nominee Judas and the Black Messiah is currently available on various premium video on demand services.

Disney+ bagged Best animated feature nods for Onward and Soul, with the latter also warranting Best Score and Sound nominations. Mulan received nominations for costumes and VFX. The One and Only Ivan also won a visual effects nomination. All these titles are currently available to watch on Disney Plus.  Nomadland, nominated for Best Picture, will be available to stream on the Disney platform, as part of its Star offering, from April 30.

Currently available to watch on Apple TV+  are Best Animated feature nominee Wolfwalkers and Greyhound, nominated for Sound.

Nomadland, nominated for best Picture, will be available to stream on Disney Plus from April 30…

Mank: David Fincher’s ode to old Hollywood

Full list of 2021 Oscar nominations:

Best Picture
The Father 
Judas and the Black Messiah
Mank
Minari
Nomadland
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Director
Thomas Vinterberg  – Another Round
David Fincher -Mank
Lee Isaac Chung – Minari  
Chloé Zhao – Nomadland 
Emerald Fennell – Promising Young Woma


Best Actor in a Leading Role
Riz Ahmed – Sound of Metal 
Chadwick Boseman – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom  
Anthony Hopkins -The Father 
Gary Oldman – Mank 
Steven Yeun – Minari 


Best Actress in a Leading Role
Viola Davis – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom  
Andra Day – The United States v. Billie Holiday  
Vanessa Kirby – Pieces of a Woman 
Frances McDormand – Nomadland 
Carey Mulligan – Promising Young Woman 


Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Sacha Baron Cohen – The Trial of the Chicago 7  
Daniel Kaluuya – Judas and the Black Messiah  
Leslie Odom Jr. – One Night in Miami  
Paul Raci – Sound of Meta 
Lakeith Stanfield – Judas and the Black Messiah
 

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Maria Bakalova – Borat Subsequent Moviefilm 
Glenn Close – Hillbilly Elegy  
Olivia Colman  – The Father 
Amanda Seyfried  Mank  
Yuh-jung Youn – Minar 
 

Best Animated Feature Film
Onward 
Over the Moon 
A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
Soul  
Wolfwalkers 

Best Adapted Screenplay
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm  
The Father 
Nomadland 
One Night in Miami
The White Tiger
 

Best Original Screenplay
Judas and the Black Messiah 
Minari 
Promising Young Woman 
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7
 

Best Cinematography
Judas and the Black Messiah – Sean Bobbitt 
Mank – Erik Messerschmidt 
News of the World – Dariusz Wolski 
Nomadland – Joshua James Richards 
The Trial of the Chicago 7 – Phedon Papamichael 

Best Original Song
Fight for You – Judas and the Black Messiah 
Hear My Voice – The Trial of the Chicago 7 
Húsavík – Eurovision Song Contest 
Io Si (Seen) – The Life Ahead 
Speak Now – One Night in Miami 

Best Original Score
Da 5 Bloods – Terence Blanchard 
Mank -Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross 
Minari – Emile Mosseri 
News of the World – James Newton Howard 
Soul -Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Jon Batiste 

Best Sound
Greyhound 
Mank 
News of the World 
Soul
Sound of Metal 

Best Costume Design
Emma 
Mank 
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mulan 
Pinocchio 

Best Animated Short Film
Burrow – Disney Plus/Pixar 
Genius Loci – Kazak Productions  
If Anything Happens I Love You – Netflix  
Opera – Beasts and Natives Alike 
Yes-People – CAOZ hf. Hólamói


Best Live-Action Short Film
Feeling Through 
The Letter Room  
The Present 
Two Distant Strangers 
White Eye 

Best Production Design
The Father 
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mank 
News of the World 
Tenet 

Best Visual Effects
Love and Monsters 
The Midnight Sky 
Mulan 
The One and Only Ivan 
Tenet 

Best Documentary Feature
Collective 
Crip Camp 
The Mole Agent 
My Octopus Teacher 
Time 

Best Documentary Short Subject
Colette 
A Concerto Is a Conversation 
Do Not Split 
Hunger Ward 
A Love Song for Latasha 

Best Film Editing
The Father 
Nomadland 
Promising Young Woman 
Sound of Metal 
The Trial of the Chicago 7 

Best International Feature Film
Another Round – Denmark  
Better Days – Hong Kong 
Collective – Romania 
The Man Who Sold His Skin – Tunisia
Quo Vadis, Aida? – Bosnia and Herzegovina  

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Emma 
Hillbilly Elegy 
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom 
Mank 
Pinocchio 

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: