Disney movies earn 10 Academy Awards nominations

2018 Oscars

Nominations for the 2018 Academy Awards were announced this morning. The Walt Disney company has 10 films nominated in 9 categories with a few leading Oscar contenders, like Pixar’s Coco for best Animated Feature and Best Song.

Here is the complete list:

  • Animated Feature Film – Coco
  • Production Design – Beauty and the Beast
  • Costume Design – Jacqueline Durran, Beauty and the Beast
  • Original Score – Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Original Song – “Remember Me,” Coco
  • Sound Editing – Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Sound Mixing – Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Visual Effects – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Animated Short Film – Lou

The 90th Oscars Will Air Live Sunday, March 4, at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST with host Jimmy Kimmel returning.

Next year’s Academy Awards might be a very different result for Disney if the purchase of 20th Century Fox has wrapped by then.

Do you think any Disney movies were over looked this year?