As the excitement builds for the 2018 Oscars this weekend, there are definitely some ‘must see’ movies loaded with nominations.
Darkest Hour stars Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill during World War 11, with nominations in six categories.
Get Out stars Daniel Kaluuya as a black photographer tackling racism in America through smart satire and horror tropes. It is also an entertaining movie for a broad audience. Kaluuya is nominated for best actor.
Lady Bird, nominated for five awards finds universal quirkiness amid a year in the life of free-spirited Sacramento teen Lady Bird played by Saoirse Ronan, who can’t wait to escape her Catholic school, her hometown and her overbearing mom.
The Shape of Water is a fantasy romance with thirteen Oscar nominations. An emotional fairy tale about a voiceless janitor played by Sally Hawkins, and a fish-man from South America has cool underwater scenes that have made a splash in Oscars’ technical categories.
For more on ‘must see’ movies nominated for 2018 Oscars read this USA Today article