Here is a the list of 2016 Oscar winners and also-rans available on DVD at the Nichols Library, so far: best picture nominees The Big Short (just in!), Bridge of Spies, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Room (just in); acting ward nominees Brooklyn (Saoirse Ronan), Carol (Cate Blanchette, Rooney Mara), Creed (Sylveter Stallone), Steve Jobs (Michael Fassbinder) and Trumbo (Breaking Bad’s Brian Cranston); animation winner Inside Out; cinematography nominee Sicario; and screenplay nominees Ex-Machina, The Martian, and Straight Outta Compton. Ordered and coming soon are Spotlight (best picture), The Danish Girl (acting, screenplay), and Amy (best documentary). Slated for an April release are The Revenant, Son of Saul, (best foreign film) and Star Wars: the Force Awakens. Oh, and no statuette, but Game of Thrones: Season Five is also coming soon.
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