-Mutiny on the Bounty
-Romeo and Juliet
-Heaven Can Wait
-Streep: 21 (Meryl 21)
-Davis: 18 (Bette 11, Viola 3, Geena 2, Judy 2)
-Hepburn: 17 (Katharine 12, Audrey 5)
-Cooper: 14 (Gary 5, Bradley 4, Gladys 3, Chris 1, Jackie 1)
-Robert De Niro
Eric Roth (@StarIsBornMovie) receives his 5th Adapted Screenplay nomination (he won for Forrest Gump), tying Michael Wilson and Richard Brooks for 3rd most all time. Only Billy Wilder (7) and John Huston (6) have more.
David Lean (Great Expectations, Passage to India) 37
Larry McMurtry (Last Picture Show, Brokeback Mt) 34
This is the second year in a row the Producers Guild winner (Jane, Won’t You Be My Neighbor) was left off the Academy’s nominations. This opens the door for Free Solo, @RBGmovie, and others.
@TheBlackPanther is the first superhero movie with a Best Original Song nomination.
I’ll Fight (@RBGMovie)
The Empty Chair (Jim)
Manta Ray (Racing Extinction)
Til It Happens to You (Hunting Ground)
I’m Not Gonna Miss You (Glen Campbell)
Before My Time (Chasing Ice)
I Need to Wake Up (Inconvenient Truth)
More (Mondo Cane)
All the Stars:
The Place Where Lost Things Go:
When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings:
-Francesca Lo Schiavo
This is the first time in 15 years that all Best Film Editing nominations are only assigned to one editor each (that is, there are no shared nominations). That year, Lord of the Rings III won the category. #OscarNominations
-Das Boot (1982)
-Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
This is Frank Montaño’s (@FirstManMovie) 9th Sound Mixing nomination since 1990. Only five people have more:
Andy Nelson: 20
Kevin O'Connell: 16
Greg P. Russell: 15
Michael Semanick: 11
Anna Behlmer: 10
All live-action short nominee titles are one word long. That has never happened before.
-Shakespeare in Love (1998)
-The Shape of Water (2017)
-1938 (Best Picture: You Can’t Take It with You)
-1969 (Midnight Cowboy)
-1988 (Rain Man)
Lalo Schifrin has five nominations for Best Score without a win. Among living composers, that’s the fourth most after Thomas Newman (13), Randy Newman (8), and James Newton Howard (6).