2019 Oscar Nominations: Surprises, Snubs and a Truckload of Noms for Netflix 

click to enlarge Clockwise, from upper left: Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Green Book, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Favourite, A Star is Born, Vice, ROMA.
  • Clockwise, from upper left: Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Green Book, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Favourite, A Star is Born, Vice, ROMA.
ROMA, director Alfonso Cuaron's gorgeous memory piece, made history this morning when it landed Netflix its first Best Picture Oscar nomination. The black-and-white autobiographical drama also secured nominations for Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Cinematography, Best Original Screenplay, Best Foreign Language Film, Best Production Design, Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing. Overall, ROMA earned a total of 10 nominations, tying with The Favourite for the most nods.

Following the pre-dawn announcement, Hollywood was already buzzing about who was left out of the running in this year's race. For instance, the popular Mister Rogers documentary Won't You Be My Neighbor? wasn't included on the list for Best Documentary, Bradley Cooper (whose film A Star is Born garnered eight nominations) wasn't included on the list of Best Director nominees and the acclaimed films, Crazy Rich Asians, Eighth Grade and The Rider were total shutouts.

Here's a list of some of today's high-profile nominees:

Best Picture
  • A Star is Born
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Black Panther
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • The Favourite
  • Green Book
  • ROMA
  • Vice
Best Director
  • Alfonso Cuaron, ROMA
  • Yorgos Lanthimos, The Favourite
  • Spike Lee, BlacKkKlansman
  • Adam McKay, Vice
  • Pawel Pawlikowski, Cold War
Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • Christian Bale, Vice
  • Bradley Cooper, A Star is Born
  • Willem Dafoe, At Eternity's Gate
  • Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Viggo Mortensen, Green Book
Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Yalitza Aparicio, ROMA
  • Glenn Close, The Wife
  • Olivia Colman, The Favourite
  • Lady Gaga, A Star is Born
  • Melissa McCarthy, Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Mahershala Ali, Green Book
  • Adam Driver, BlacKkKlansman
  • Sam Elliott, A Star is Born
  • Richard E. Grant, Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • Sam Rockwell, Vice
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Amy Adams, Vice
  • Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Emma Stone, The Favourite
  • Marina de Tavira, ROMA
  • Rachel Weisz, The Favourite
Best Foreign Language Film
  • Capernaum (Lebanon)
  • Cold War (Poland)
  • Never Look Away (Germany)
  • ROMA (Mexico)
  • Shoplifters (Japan)
Best Documentary Feature
  • Free Solo
  • Hale County This Morning, This Evening
  • Minding the Gap
  • Of Fathers and Sons
  • RBG
Original Song
  • "Shallow," A Star is Born
  • "All the Stars," Black Panther
  • "I'll Fight," RBG
  • "The Place Where Lost Things Go," Mary Poppins Returns
  • "When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings," The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Best Animated Feature
  • Incredibles 2
  • Isle of Dogs
  • Mirai
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
The 91st Academy Awards will be broadcast by ABC on Sunday, Feb. 24.
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