Must Watch Oscars 2020 Nominations Before the Event

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The Oscars or the Academy Awards need no introduction of course. It is the biggest Movie recognition platform in the world. The Main event of Oscar 2020 will be held on February 9, 2020, at 8:00 p.m. EST. Like every other year, this year also the line-up for the nomination list has some excellent movies which are of course a must-watch. So with just a few days remaining to the main event, we suggest a few movies which we think definitely definitely deserves the golden trophy and which you better catch now!

P.S All the information has been sourced from the internet, however, the compilation has been done by popular choices and viewership

Joker IMDB:8.6/10

Forever alone in a crowd, failed comedian Arthur Fleck seeks connection as he walks the streets of Gotham City. Arthur wears two masks — the one he paints for his day job as a clown, and the guise he projects in a futile attempt to feel like he’s part of the world around him. Isolated, bullied and disregarded by society, Fleck begins a slow descent into madness as he transforms into the criminal mastermind known as the Joker.

AWARDS: Golden Globe, SAG, Critics Choice etc

Parasite IMDB:8.6/10

Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.

AWARDS: Golden Globe, National Society of Films, Critics choice, etc

1917 IMDB:8.5/10

During World War I, two British soldiers — Lance Cpl. Schofield and Lance Cpl. Blake — receive seemingly impossible orders. In a race against time, they must cross over into enemy territory to deliver a message that could potentially save 1,600 of their fellow comrades — including Blake’s own brother.

AWARDS: Golden Globe,American Society of Cinematographer, Critics Choice etc

The Irishman IMDB:8/10

In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family. As Sheeran climbs the ranks to become a top hitman, he also goes to work for Jimmy Hoffa — a powerful Teamster tied to organized crime.

AWARDS: Critics Choice, New York Film Critic Choice

Marriage Story IMDB:8.1/10

A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a gruelling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes.

AWARDS: Golden Globe, SAG,Critics Choice etc

Ford v Ferrari IMDB: 8.2/10

American automotive designer Carroll Shelby and fearless British race car driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference, the laws of physics and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary vehicle for the Ford Motor Co. Together, they plan to compete against the race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

AWARDS: Satellite Awards

Jojo Rabbit IMDB: 8/10

Jojo is a lonely German boy who discovers that his single mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his imaginary friend — Adolf Hitler — Jojo must confront his blind nationalism as World War II continues to rage on.

AWARDS: Critics Choice, Toronto International Film Festival,AACTA etc

Little Women IMDB: 8.2/10

In the years after the Civil War, Jo March lives in New York and makes her living as a writer, while her sister Amy studies painting in Paris. Amy has a chance encounter with Theodore, a childhood crush who proposed to Jo but was ultimately rejected. Their oldest sibling, Meg, is married to a schoolteacher, while shy sister Beth develops a devastating illness that brings the family back together.

AWARDS: National Society of Film, AACTA, New York Film Critics etc

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood IMDB: 7.8/10

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Actor Rick Dalton gained fame and fortune by starring in a 1950s television Western, but is now struggling to find meaningful work in a Hollywood that he doesn’t recognize anymore. He spends most of his time drinking and palling around with Cliff Booth, his easygoing best friend and longtime stunt double. Rick also happens to live next door to Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate — the filmmaker and budding actress whose futures will forever be altered by members of the Manson Family.

AWARDS: Golden Globe, SAG,Critics Choice etc

The Two Popes IMDB: 7.6/10

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Behind the Vatican walls, Pope Benedict and the future Pope Francis must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church.

AWARDS: Hollywood Film Awards

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Bombshell IMDB: 6.8/10

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When Gretchen Carlson slaps Fox News founder Roger Ailes with a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment, not a soul could predict what would happen next. Her decision leads to Fox News correspondent Megyn Kelly coming forward with her own story, as well as multiple other women, inciting a movement that reverberates around the world.

AWARDS: Critics Choice, Producers Guild, AACTA

Judy IMDB:7/10

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Thirty years after starring in “The Wizard of Oz,” beloved actress and singer Judy Garland arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

AWARDS: Golden Globe, Critics Choice, SAG etc

Harriet IMDB: 6/10

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From her escape from slavery through the dangerous missions she led to liberate hundreds of slaves through the Underground Railroad, the story of heroic abolitionist Harriet Tubman is told.

The Lighthouse IMDB: 7.8/10

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Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

AWARDS: Satellite, American Society of Cinematographers.

So let us know your predictions! Which of them do you think is the most deserving?

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