The 2018 Oscar Nominations are In

This year’s Academy Awards nominations are now out and there are several big surprises. Topping that list is the level of acclaim and attention lavished on the low-budget horror film GET OUT, which earned Best Actor, Best Director, and Best Picture nominations.This is highly unusual for any genre film, let alone one from the Blumhouse horror factory.

Another genre picture that did even better, Guillermo Del Toro’s THE SHAPE OF WATER garned a stunning 13 nominations, the most of any other film this year.

Here is the full list of nominations:

BEST PICTURE

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

DARKEST HOUR

DUNKIRK

GET OUT

LADY BIRD

PHANTOM THREAD

POST, THE

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

 

BEST DIRECTOR

Christopher Nolan – DUNKIRK

Jordan Peele – GET OUT

Greta Gerwig – LADY BIRD

Paul Thomas Anderson – PHANTOM THREAD

Guillermo Del Toro – SHAPE OF WATER, THE

 

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

Sally Hawkins – SHAPE OF WATER, THE

Frances McDormand – THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

Margot Robbie – I, TONYA

Saoirse Ronan – LADY BIRD

Meryl Streep – POST, THE

 

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Timothee Chalamet – CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

Daniel Day-Lewis – PHANTOM THREAD

Daniel Kaluuya – GET OUT

Gary Oldman – DARKEST HOUR

Denzel Washington – ROMAN J. ISRAEL, ESQ.

 

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

THE BIG SICK

GET OUT

LADY BIRD

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

 

WRITING ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

THE DISASTER ARTIST

LOGAN

MOLLY’S GAME

MUDBOUND

 

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

THE BOSS BABY

THE BREADWINNER

COCO

FERDINAND

LOVING VINCENT

 

BEST ORIGINAL SONG

“Mighty River” – MUDBOUND

“Mystery of Love” – CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

“Remember Me” – COCO

“Stand Up for Something” – MARSHALL

“This is Me” – THE GREATEST SHOWMAN

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

ABACUS: SMALL ENOUGH TO JAIL

FACES PLACES

ICARUS

LAST MEN IN ALEPPO

STRONG ISLAND

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT

EDITH + EDDIE

HEAVEN IS A TRAFFIC JAM ON THE 405

HEROINE

KNIFE SKILLS

TRAFFIC STOP

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

A FANTASTIC WOMAN

THE INSULT

LOVELESS

ON BODY AND SOUL

THE SQUARE

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Willem Dafoe – THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Woody Harrelson – THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

Richard Jenkins – SHAPE OF WATER, THE

Christopher Plummer – ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD

Sam Rockwell – THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

 

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Mary J. Blige – MUDBOUND

Allison Janney – I, TONYA

Lesley Manville – PHANTOM THREAD

Laurie Metcalf – LADY BIRD

Octavia Spencer – SHAPE OF WATER, THE

 

BEST MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING

DARKEST HOUR

VICTORIA AND ABDUL

WONDER

 

BEST FILM EDITING

BABY DRIVER

DUNKIRK

I, TONYA

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

 

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

BLADE RUNNER 2049

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2

KONG: SKULL ISLAND

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES

 

BEST MUSIC ORIGINAL SCORE

DUNKIRK

PHANTOM THREAD

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

 

BEST SHORT FILM LIVE ACTION

DEKALB ELEMENTARY

THE ELEVEN O’CLOCK

MY NEPHEW EMMETT

THE SILENT CHILD

WATU WOTE/ALL OF US

 

BEST SHORT FILM ANIMATED

DEAR BASKETBALL

GARDEN PARTY

LOU

NEGATIVE SPACE

REVOLTING RHYMES

 

BEST SOUND MIXING

BABY DRIVER

BLADE RUNNER 2049

DUNKIRK

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

 

BEST SOUND EDITING

BABY DRIVER

BLADE RUNNER 2049

DUNKIRK

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

 

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

DARKEST HOUR

PHANTOM THREAD

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

VICTORIA AND ABDUL

 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

BLADE RUNNER 2049

DARKEST HOUR

DUNKIRK

MUDBOUND

SHAPE OF WATER, THE

 

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

BLADE RUNNER 2049

DARKEST HOUR

DUNKIRK

SHAPE OF WATER, THE