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Let's Talk About The 2019 Academy Award Nominations


On the January 22, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the 2019 Academy Award nominations.   You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it).   Opening Banter: The /Film team got up early to cover the 2019 Oscar nominations.   In Our Feature Presentation: We talk about the 2019 Academy Award nominations: Everyone: 2019 Oscar Nominations Announced: ‘Roma’ and ‘The Favourite’ Lead the Pack With 10 Nominations Best Picture Jacob: Surprise: Black Panther is the First Superhero Movie to Get a Best Picture Nod Chris: ‘Black Panther’ Best Picture Nomination Makes History, 10 Years After ‘The Dark Knight’ Snub Caused a Backlash HT: Snub: If Beale Street Could Talk in Best Picture and Director Categories Best Actor HT: Surprise: Willem Dafoe’s Best Actor Nomination Chris: Snub: Ethan Hawke’s Lack of a Best Actor Nomination HT: Snub: Nothing For Bryan Tyree Henry and Hugh Grant Best Actress Chris: Surprise: The Two Acting Nominations For Roma Jacob: Snub: Nothing for Toni Collette, Nicole Kidman, or Emily Blunt Best Director Chris: Snub: Black Panther Director Ryan Coogler Was Not Nominated Jacob: Snub: Bradley Cooper Didn’t Get a Best Director Nomination Chris: Snub: Peter Farrelly Didn’t Get a Best Director Nomination HT: Surprise: Cold War Landing a Best Director Nod HT: Snub: No Female Best Director Nominees (talk about More Female Directors Were Worthy of a Best Director Nod Than Ever, But Got Shut Out of the Oscars) More: The Biggest 2019 Oscars Snubs and Surprises HT: Snub: No Burning for Best Foreign Language Film Jacob: Snub: First Man Was Completely Shut Out of Major Categories Chris: Surprise: Cold War and Never Look Away Received Cinematography Nominations Jacob: Surprise: Border‘s Best Make-Up Nomination, Snub: Suspiria Not Receiving a Best Make-Up Nomination HT: Surprise: Paul Schrader Was Nominated for His First Reformed Screenplay Jacob: Snub: Won’t You Be My Neighbor Shut Out of Best Documentary Jacob: Surprise: A Strong Showing For Can You Ever Forgive Me Chris: Snub: Not a Single Technical Nod for Mission: Impossible – Fallout Brad: AMC Theatres and Regal Cinemas Won’t Play ‘Roma’ in Their Best Picture Showcases Brad: 2019 Razzie Nominations: ‘Gotti’, ‘Holmes & Watson’, Donald Trump & ‘Happytime Murders’ Among the Worst On The Site: Peter: /Film’s 25 Most Anticipated New Television Shows of 2019 Jacob: ‘Glass’ Spoiler Review: Breaking Down M. Night Shyamalan’s Disastrous Sequel to ‘Unbreakable’ and ‘Split’ Brad: The Unpopular Opinion: ‘Glass’ is a Bold and Brilliant Climax to M. Night Shyamalan’s Superhero Trilogy HT: The 10 Greatest M. Night Shyamalan Scenes Chris: New Blu-ray Releases: ‘Suspiria’, ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’, ‘Crimson Peak’, ‘Notorious’, ‘Judgment Night’ All the other stuff you need to know: You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at, and linked inside the show notes. /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (RSS). Send your feedback, questions, comments and concerns to us at Please leave your name and general geographic location in case we mention the e-mail on the air. Please rate and review the podcast on iTunes, tell your friends and spread the word! Thanks to Sam Hume for our logo.

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