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    96th Academy Awards Full List: Oppenheimer bags 7 awards including Best Picture

    The Oscars are always a celebration of cinematic excellence, and the 96th edition was no exception! The 96th Academy Awards, also known as the Oscar awards, took place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, March 10.

    Christopher Nolan’s biographical thriller Oppenheimer bagged seven awards, out of the total of 13 nominations, including Best Picture. Apart from this, Nolan swept the Oscar for Best Director, while Cillian Murphy and Robert Downey Jr won Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, respectively. Emma Stone won the Best Actress for Yorgos Lanthimos’ Poor Things, a movie based on the 1992 novel by Alasdair Gray.

    The much-eyed, prestigious Academy Awards ceremony honor outstanding achievements in the film industry for movies released in 2023. Television host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the coveted, start-studded ceremony for the fourth time this year. Let’s delve into 2024 Oscars winners and nominations.

    Oscars 2024 Winners:

    Best Picture

    Winner: The film “Oppenheimer” secured this coveted award, presented by the veteran actor Al Pacino. The movie is based the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography titled American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, who is credited to being the father of the atomic bomb.

    Nominees:

    American Fiction

    Anatomy Of a Fall

    Barbie

    The Holdovers

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Maestro

    Past Lives

    Poor Things

    The Zone of Interest

    Best Actor in Leading Role

    Winner: Cillian Murphy received recognition for his exceptional performance in Oppenheimer where he played the role of J Robert Oppenheimer, an American theoretical physicist and the father of atomic bomb. This is Murphy’s first Oscar.

    Nominees:

    Bradley Cooper – Maestro

    Colman Domingo – Rustin

    Paul Giamatti – The Holdovers

    Jeffrey Wright – American Fiction

    Best Actress in Leading Role

    Winner: Emma Stone was celebrated for her outstanding work in Poor Things where she played Bella Baxter. Stone’s recognition over hotly tipped Lily Gladstone came as a surprise to many. Meanwhile, this is the actress’ second Oscar; Stone won the Best Actress Award for “La La Land” back in 2017.

    Nominees:

    Annette Bening – Nyad

    Lily Gladstone – Killers of the Flower Moon

    Sandra Hüller – Anatomy of a Fall

    Carey Mulligan – Maestro

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    Best Actor in a Supporting Role

    Winner: Robert Downey Jr. impressed the audience with his role in Oppenheimer, earning him his first-ever Oscar. RDJ has been previously nominated for the Academy Awards in 1993 and 2009.

    Nominees:

    Sterling K. Brown – American Fiction

    Robert De Niro – Killers of the Flower Moon

    Ryan Gosling – Barbie

    Mark Ruffalo – Poor Things

    Best Actress in a Supporting Role

    Winner: Da’Vine Joy Randolph shone in her supporting performance in The Holdovers. “I always wanted to be different, but now I realize that I just need to be myself,” she said in an emotional acceptance speech of her first Oscar win.

    Nominees:

    Emily Blunt – Oppenheimer

    Danielle Brooks – The Color Purple

    America Ferrera – Barbie

    Jodie Foster – Nyad

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    Best Directing

    Winner: Christopher Nolan was honored for his directorial excellence in Oppenheimer, which became the star of the show after bagging seven Academy Awards. Written, directed, and produced by Nolan, Oppenheimer earned over $950 million at the global box office. The director’s winning came after eight nominations in the past.

    Nominees:

    Anatomy of a Fall – Justine Triet

    Killers of the Flower Moon – Martin Scorsese

    Poor Things – Yorgos Lanthimos

    The Zone of Interest – Jonathan Glazer

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    Best Adapted Screenplay

    Winner: “American Fiction” stood out in this category. Directed by Cord Jefferson, the movie is based on Percival Everett’s novel “Erasure.”

    Nominees:

    Barbie

    Oppenheimer

    Poor Things

    The Zone of Interest

    Best Original Screenplay

    Winner: French legal drama “Anatomy of a Fall” by Justine Triet received acclaim in the category.

    Nominees:

    The Holdovers

    Maestro

    May December

    Past Lives

    Best Animated Feature

    Winner: “The Boy and the Heron” charmed audiences.

    Nominees:

    Elemental

    Nimona

    Robot Dreams

    Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

    Best Documentary Feature

    Winner: “20 Days in Mariupol” captivated viewers.

    Nominees:

    Bobi Wine: The People’s President

    The Eternal Memory

    Four Daughters

    To Kill a Tiger

    Best International Feature Film

    Winner: “The Zone of Interest” showcased global talent.

    Nominees:

    Io Capitano

    Perfect Days

    Society of the Snow

    The Teachers’ Lounge

    Best Cinematography

    Winner: “Oppenheimer” wowed with its visual storytelling.

    Nominees:

    El Conde

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Maestro

    Poor Things

    Best Costume Design

    Winner: “Poor Things” demonstrated creativity.

    Nominees:

    Barbie

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Napoleon

    Oppenheimer

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    Best Film Editing

    Winner: “Oppenheimer” showcased seamless editing.

    Nominees:

    Anatomy of a Fall

    The Holdovers

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Poor Things

    Best Makeup and Hairstyling

    Winner: “Poor Things” excelled in this category.

    Nominees:

    Golda

    Maestro

    Oppenheimer

    Society of the Snow

    Best Original Score

    Winner: Ludwig Goransson delivered a memorable soundtrack in “Oppenheimer”, winning him his second Oscar .

    Nominees:

    American Fiction

    Indiana Jones and The Dial of Destiny

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Poor Things

    Best Original Song

    Winner: “What Was I Made For?” co-written by Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas O’Connell from Barbie enchanted the audience. The duo made history by becoming the youngest-ever two-time winners of the Academy Awards in the category.

    Nominees:

    The Fire Inside – Flamin’ Hot

    I’m Just Ken – Barbie

    It Never Went Away – American Symphony

    Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People) – Killers of the Flower Moon

    Best Production Design

    Winner: “Poor Things” created captivating sets.

    Nominees:

    Barbie

    Killers of the Flower Moon

    Napoleon

    Oppenheimer

    Best Sound

    Winner: “The Zone of Interest” impressed with its audio.

    Nominees:

    The Creator

    Maestro

    Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One

    Oppenheimer

    Best Visual Effects

    Winner: “Godzilla Minus One” wowed with its visual magic.

    Nominees:

    The Creator

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

    Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One

    Napoleon

    Best Documentary Short Film

    Winner: “The Last Repair Shop” stood out.

    Nominees:

    The ABCs of Book Banning

    The Barber of Little Rock

    Island in Between

    Nǎi Nai & Wài Pó

    Best Animated Short Film

    Winner: “War Is Over! Inspired by the Music of John & Yoko” showcased creativity.

    Nominees:

    Letter to a Pig

    Ninety-Five Senses

    Our Uniform

    Pachyderme

    Best Live Action Short Film

    Winner: “The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar” left an impact.

    Nominees:

    The After

    Invincible

    Knight of Fortune

    Red, White and Blue

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