The 94th Academy Awards or Oscars will be held on March 27, 2022. A number of films that were previously predicted to compete at the event have actually become a reality, such as The Power of the Dog and West Side Story.
From a series of nominations that have been announced, there are some interesting facts at this year’s Academy Awards. Come on, immediately find out the following review!
Released on Netflix on December 1, 2021, The Power of the Dog is an adaptation of the novel by Thomas Savage. The film, directed by Jane Campion, is leading the way for the 2022 Oscar nominations with 12 nominations.
Unmitigated, the film The Power of the Dog is ready to win the Best Picture and Best Directing awards . In addition, the film also received a nomination for Best Actor given to Benedict Cumberbatch.
The Oscar-nominated couple
From the Oscar 2022 Best Actor and Actress nominees, there are Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz. The two Spanish stars are a married couple who married in 2010 and have previously won an Oscar.
Javier Bardem won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in 2008 and Penélope Cruz received the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 2009. Christian Dunst and Jesse Plemons also received an Oscar nomination for their role in The Power of the Dog (2021).
Two Marvel films up for grabs
Movies released by Marvel Studios are always awaited by many people. No wonder the films that adorn the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) have always had great success in the market.
Not only managed to score a box office , some of them also won an Oscar nomination and some even won it. This year, Shang-Chi and the Ten Rings and Spider-Man: No Way Home were nominated for Oscars for Best Visual Effects.
Dominated by first-time Oscar-nominated actors
From the list of actors and actresses who won Oscar 2022 nominations, it turns out that many of them have never previously received an Oscar nomination at all. Here are the actors and actresses who won the Oscars for the first time this year.
Drive My Car is also a Best Picture candidate
For several years, Parasite ( 2019) has successfully won a nomination and at the same time won the Best Picture award as well as Best International Feature Film. This year, it was the turn of the Japanese film Drive My Car which received the two nominations.
It doesn’t stop there, the film made by Ryusuke Hamaguchi will also compete for the Best Director and Best Adapted Script awards. Will Drive My Care be the second non-English language film to win Best Picture ?
Being the highest award event for the world’s film industry, the Academy Awards or Oscar events have always succeeded in stealing attention. Has your favorite film been nominated for an Oscar 2022?