The glittering ceremony of 90th Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will be held on March 4. It will be aired in India live on Star Movies and Star Movies Select on March 5. From Call Me By Your Name to The Post, here’s a list 9 films contending for Oscar’s top prize.
Call Me By Your Name: Directed by Luca Guadagnino, this film stars Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer in lead roles.
Darkest Hour: Directed by Joe Wright, this film stars Gary Oldman in lead role.
Dunkirk: Directed by Christopher Nolan, this film stars Harry Styles, Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Aneurin Barnard, James D'Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance, and Tom Hardy.
Get Out: Directed by Jordan Peele, this horror-film stars Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams in lead roles.
Lady Bird: Directed by Greta Gerwig, this film stars Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein, Stephen McKinley Henderson, and Lois Smith.
Phantom Thread Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, this film stars Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville and Vicky Krieps.
The Post: Directed by Steven Spielberg, this film stars Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in lead roles.
The Shape Of Water: Directed by Guillermo del Toro, this film stars Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Octavia Spencer.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri: Directed by Martin McDonagh, this film stars Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell.