Oscars 2022 streaming: How to watch 25 nominees right now

Oscars 2022 streaming: How to watch 25 nominees right now

The 94th Annual Academy Awards air Sunday, March 27, giving you just three weeks to catch up on this year’s slate of nominees. But don’t worry, we’ll point you in the right direction so you can binge most of it just in time.

Below you’ll find every nominee that’s available to stream on the major services right now. Some others not listed are available via VOD.

Ascension (Paramount+)

Nominated for documentary feature.

Jessica Kingdon’s documentary explores the pursuit of the “Chinese Dream,” presenting a contemporary vision of China that prioritizes productivity and innovation above all.

Being the Ricardos (Amazon Prime)

Nominated for actor, actress, supporting actor.

Aaron Sorkin’s Hollywood historical drama follows Lucy (Nicole Kidman) and Desi (Javier Bardem) as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

CODA (Apple TV+)

Nominated for picture, supporting actor, adapted screenplay.

This crowd-pleasing drama follows Ruby, the only hearing person in her deaf family.

Coming 2 America (Amazon Prime)

Nominated for makeup and hairstyling.

Eddie Murphy returns as Akeem, who learns he has a long-lost son and must return to America to meet this unexpected heir and build a relationship. Murphy reunites with the original’s co-stars and adds to the all-star cast.

Cruella (Disney+)

Nominated for costume design, makeup and hairstyling.

A live-action prequel feature film following a young Cruella de Vil, here played by Emma Stone

Don’t Look Up (Netflix)

Nominated for picture, original screenplay, film editing, original score.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence star as low-level astronomers who go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet Earth. From “The Big Short” and “Vice” director Adam McKay, this also stars Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Jonah Hill and Timothée Chalamet.

Drive My Car (HBO Max)

Nominated for picture, director, adapted screenplay, international feature.

After his wife’s unexpected death, renowned stage actor and director receives an offer to direct a production of “Uncle Vanya in Hiroshima.” There, he begins to face the haunting mysteries his wife left behind. Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s drama is one of the best-reviewed movies of 2021.

Encanto (Disney+)

Nominated for animated feature, original score, original song.

A Colombian teenage girl has to face the frustration of being the only member of her family without magical powers. You’ve know this is streaming on Disney+ after the 49 times you’ve watched it with your kids. And no, “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” isn’t even the nominated song!
The Eyes of Tammy Faye (HBO Max)

Nominated for actress, makeup and hairstyling.

An intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, starring Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield.
Flee (Hulu)

Nominated for animated feature, documentary feature, international feature.

The true story of a man on the verge of marriage which compels him to reveal his hidden past for the first time. The first-ever film to earn nominations for animated, documentary and international feature the same year.

Four Good Days (Hulu)

Nominated for original song.

A mother helps her daughter work through four crucial days of recovery from substance abuse in this drama starring Glenn Close and Mila Kunis. If you’d prefer just to hear the nominated Reba McEntire song (written by Diane Warren), listen here.

Free Guy (Disney+, HBO Max)

Nominated for visual effects.

A bank teller discovers that he’s actually a character inside a brutal, open world video game.

The Hand of God (Netflix)

Nominated for international feature.

The story of a boy in the tumultuous Naples of the 1980s. Sorrentino’s most personal film yet is a tale of fate and family, sports and cinema, love and loss. From Oscar-winning writer/director Paolo Sorrentino.

The Lost Daughter (Netflix)

Nominated for actress, supporting actress, adapted screenplay.

Maggie Gyllenhaal directs this drama starring Oscar-winner Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson and Peter Sarsgaard.

Luca (Disney+)

Nominated for animated feature.

On the Italian Riviera, an unlikely friendship grows between a human being and a sea monster disguised as a human in this underrated Pixar gem.
The Mitchells vs. the Machines (Netflix)

Nominated for animated feature.

Nightmare Alley (HBO Max, Hulu)

Nominated for picture, cinematography, costume design, production design.

Bradley Cooper plays a mysterious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words, as he links with a female psychiatrist (Cate Blanchett) who is even more dangerous than he is in Guillermo Del Toro’s dark noir.

The Power of the Dog (Netflix)

Nominated for picture, director, actor, supporting actor, supporting actress, adapted screenplay, cinematography, film editing, original score, production design, sound.

A charismatic rancher inspires fear and awe in those around him. The frontrunner to win best picture, among other categories.

Raya and the Last Dragon (Disney+)

Nominated for animated feature.

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (Disney+)

Nominated for visual effects.

Spencer (Hulu)

Nominated for actress.

Nominated for documentary feature.

Famed drummer and musical historian Questlove’s documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity.

Tick, Tick…Boom! (Netflix)

Nominated for actor, film editing.

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s directorial debut tells the story of “Rent” creator Jonathan Larson (played by Andrew Garfield), an aspiring theatre composer endures a quarter-life crisis as he approaches 30 and does not feel close to his dream.
The Tragedy of Macbeth (Apple TV+)

Nominated for actor, cinematography, production design.

A Scottish lord becomes convinced by a trio of witches that he will become the next King of Scotland, and his ambitious wife supports him in his plans of seizing power. Joel Coen’s take on Shakespeare’s bloody tragedy stars Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand.
West Side Story (Disney+, HBO Max)

Nominated for picture, director, supporting actress, cinematography, costume design, production design, sound.

Steven Spielberg’s spirited adaptation of the 1957 musical explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.

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