By Matt Neglia
The Visual Effects race has officially been narrowed down to 20 films. Later this month, the committee will narrow this list down to 10.
Click below to see which films have made it this far for the Best Visual Effects Oscar.
“Beauty and the Beast”
“Blade Runner 2049″
‘‘Ghost in the Shell”
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”
“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”
“Kong: Skull Island”
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
“The Shape of Water”
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”
“War for the Planet of the Apes”
After the next 10 are selected, all members of the branch will be invited to a screening of clips from those 10 films and then the final ballots will be casted, thus giving us our five nominees forBest Visual Effects.
While all have been seen here by Next Best Picture except for two, we are curious to know what you think the final five will be? let us know in the comments below.
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