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Wonder Woman snubbed by the Oscars

Wonder Woman snubbed by the Oscars

If you've been keeping count, that's 21 Oscar nominations for Queen Meryl, who's up for Best Actress for The Post this year. For instance, the honest poster for Call Me By Your Name references to peach scene that had many people talking, while the poster for Three Billboards calls attention to the film's "dubious racial politics".

The third-biggest domestic movie of 2017 didn't receive a single nod when the nominations were announced this morning (Jan. 23), not even for visual effects. Aaron Sorkin received a nomination for his screenplay, which is becoming a common occurrence for the man, but the heart and soul of the film was left out. Watch the social commentary of a film on HBO Go, or buy or rent it on Amazon, Vudu, YouTube, Google Play or iTunes.

As Entertainment Tonight notes, Rachel's nomination marks the last of any non-gender specific categories to nominate a woman.

Previous year with Manchester By The Sea Amazon Studios broke the ground when it comes to streaming services vs big studios with theatrical releases.

Get Out finally gets its dues, with not just one-but FOUR nominations!

The 90th Academy Awards presentation will be held March 4.

Allison Janney (I, Tonya) and Laurie Metcalf (Lady Bird) each snagged their first Oscar nominations for supporting actress.

"Get Out", Jordan Peele's modern racial satire told in the form of a thriller, won directing and screenplay nominations on top of a coveted best picture nod.

Guillermo Del Toro's The Shape of Water leads the way in this year's Oscar nominations, closely followed by Dunkirk and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

For Mudbound, Blige is up for best supporting actress and best original song (with Raphael Saadiq and Taura Stinson, for "Mighty River").

Rockwell, who has been hailed for his work as a sheriff's deputy in "Three Billboards", leads a supporting-actor category that also features Willem Dafoe of "The Florida Project", Woody Harrelson of "Three Billboards", Richard Jenkins for "The Shape of Water" and Christopher Plummer for "All the Money in the World". Instead, Jordan Peele is now the fifth African-American director to ever score a Best Director nomination for Get Out (none has ever won), while Greta Gerwig is the fifth woman in the same category (only Kathryn Bigelow has won). Director of Mudbound, Dee Rees is the first black woman ever nominated for adapted screenplay.

Noticeably not in the category is James Franco for "The Disaster Artist", as many wonder whether a recent sexual misconduct scandal would affect his chances.

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