3 Oscar Nominated Movies You Can Watch Today

20 January
2020

It’s awards season! With the Golden Globes over, the Oscars have released their nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards. In order to help you prep for the Oscars, we gathered a list of three movies you can watch right now in the movie theaters.

Joker

Joker

Joker, a psychological thriller, leads the Oscars with 11 nominations. A grim and dark thriller, the movie is about a failed comedian, Arthur Fleck, who begins a slow descent into madness as he is constantly bullied and disregarded by society.

Due to the number of nominations, Joker will be back in select theaters this weekend from January 17-24! Watch the Joker before it stops playing this weekend with discounted movie tickets from ACEBSA.

For those wondering, Joker was nominated for:

  • Joaquin Phoenix for Best Leading Actor
  • Todd Phillips for Best Director
  • Best Motion Picture
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Costume Design
  • Best Makeup & Hairstyling
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Sound Mixing
  • Best Sound Editing

1917

1917

If you’re into historical period pieces, then this one’s for you! The runner-up after Joker with the most nominations, 1917, is a World War I drama about two British soldiers who race against time in order to deliver a message that could save their fellow comrades.

1917 is still in theaters! Purchase our discounted movie tickets for a chance to see this Oscar nominated film.

 1917 is being considered for:

  • Best Picture
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Best Production Design
  • Best Makeup & Hairstyling
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Sound Mixing
  • Best Sound Editing

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Although it received only one nomination, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is a movie you have to watch. As the last installment in the Star Wars series, the movie follows Rey, Finn, and Poe as they lead the Resistance’s final stand against Kylo Ren and the First Order.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is still playing in theaters, so purchase your discounted movie tickets from ACEBSA!

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is up for Best Original Score.

Make sure to catch these three movies in theaters before tuning into the 92nd Academy Awards on February 9, 2020!