Oscar Nominees 2018

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The Oscar Nominees for 2018 are here!! 

Check out our list and catch up on all the best films, as nominated by the Academy. 


Steve James, Mark Mitten, Julie Goldman, Thomas Sung, Jill Sung
Description: Acclaimed director Steve James tells the saga of the Chinese immigrant Sung family, owners of Abacus Federal Savings of Chinatown, New York. Accused of mortgage fraud by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., Abacus becomes the only bank prosecuted after the 2008 financial crisis. The indictment and subsequent trial forces the Sung family to defend themselves, and their bank's legacy in the Chinatown community, over the course of a five-year legal battle.
Call Number: 345.747 Aba
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 7, 2018
Nira Park, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Edgar Wright, Ansel Elgort
Description: A talented, young getaway driver relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Bill Condon, Stephen Chbosky, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Alan Menken, Howard Ashman
Description: The journey of Belle, a bright and independent young woman who takes her father's place as the prisoner of a beast in his castle. As Belle befriends the castle's enchanted staff, she and the Beast slowly begin to look beyond their initial reactions to each other and see who they truly are. But back in Belle's village, her father's fears for her safety drive him to rally the villagers to free Belle from the castle--a plan that goes awry, with dangerous consequences, when Belle's would-be suitor Gaston twists the rally into a mob and leads an attack on the castle.
Call Number: Music
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Andrew A. Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Bud Yorkin, Cynthia Sikes, Hampton Fancher
Description: A young blade runner's discovery of a long buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 5, 2018
Armie Hammer
Call Number: ordered 020118
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Edward James Olmos
Call Number: ordered 011818
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Gary Oldman, Joe Wright, Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott-Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn
Description: In the midst of World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler or fight on against remarkable odds.
Call Number: ordered 012518
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan, Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Damien Bonnard
Description: A World War II thriller about the evacuation of Allied troops from the French city of Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Agnes Yarda
Call Number: ordered 020818
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Kate McKinnon, Carlos Saldanha, John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Bobby Cannavale
Description: A kind and peaceful bull is chosen to fight an egotistical and ambitious matador.
Call Number: ordered 020118
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Jordan Peele, Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum, Edward H. Hamm, Daniel Kaluuya
Description: A young black man meets his white girlfriend's parents at their estate, only to find out that the situation is much more sinister than it appears.
Call Number: Horror
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
James Gunn, Kevin Feige, Chris Pratt, Zoë Saldana, Dave Batista
Description: Vol. Two continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Margot Robbie
Call Number: ordered 012518
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Jordan Vogt-Roberts, John Gatins, Dan Gilroy, Thomas Tull, Brie Larson
Description: A reimagining of the origin of the mythic Kong in a compelling, original adventure. A diverse team of explorers are brought together to venture deep into an uncharted island in the Pacific, as beautiful as it is treacherous, unaware that they're crossing into the domain of the mythic Kong.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
James Mangold, Hutch Parker, Simon Kinberg, Lauren Shuler-Donner, Scott Frank
Description: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Hugh Welchman, Ivan Mactaggart, Sean Bobbitt, Dorota Kobiela, Jacek Dehnel
Description: The life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Reginald Hudlin, Jonathan Sanger, Paula Wagner, Michael Koskoff, Jacob Koskoff
Description: About a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career defining cases.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Jessica Chastain
Call Number: ordered 020818
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Jennifer Fox, Todd Black, Denzel Washington, Dan Gilroy, Colin Farrell
Description: Denzel Washington stars as Roman Israel, a driven, idealistic defense attorney who, through a tumultuous series of events, finds himself in a crisis that leads to extreme action.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel, Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Showalter
Description: Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family's expectations, and his true feelings.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Tom McGrath, Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow
Description: When seven-year-old Tim Templeton's new baby brother strides in the front door wearing a suit and toting a briefcase, it is clear who is in charge and will be receiving all the attention of their parents.
Call Number: Children
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Saara Chaudry
Call Number: ordered 020818
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Willem Dafoe
Call Number: ordered 122117
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Hugh Jackman, Keala Settle, Zac Efron, Zendaya, Ziv Zaifman
Call Number: Soundtrack Gre
Format: Music CD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Erik Hemmendorff, Philippe Bober, Ruben Östlund, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West
Description: A satirical drama reflecting the times, about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person's need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
Call Number: 839.72 Squ
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Frances McDormand, Martin McDonagh, Frances McDormand, Caleb Landry Jones, Kerry Condon
Description: After her daughter's murder goes unsolved for months, the woman confronts the local police chief.
Call Number: ordered 020818
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Stephen Frears, Lee Hall, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Beeban Kidron
Description: The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
Dylan Clark, Peter Chernin, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Mark Bomback
Description: Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, Stephen Chbosky, Jack Thorne, Steve Conrad
Description: The inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Feb 14, 2018
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Abacus: Small Enough To Jail [DVD]
Steve James, Mark Mitten, Julie Goldman, Thomas Sung, Jill Sung
345.747 Aba
Loving Vincent [DVD]
Hugh Welchman, Ivan Mactaggart, Sean Bobbitt, Dorota Kobiela, Jacek Dehnel
Drama
Baby Driver [DVD]
Nira Park, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Edgar Wright, Ansel Elgort
Action
Marshall [DVD]
Reginald Hudlin, Jonathan Sanger, Paula Wagner, Michael Koskoff, Jacob Koskoff
Drama
Beauty And The Beast [DVD]
Bill Condon, Stephen Chbosky, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Alan Menken, Howard Ashman
Music
Molly's Game [DVD]
Jessica Chastain
ordered 020818
Blade Runner 2049 [DVD]
Andrew A. Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Bud Yorkin, Cynthia Sikes, Hampton Fancher
SciFi/Fantasy
Roman J. Israel, Esq. [DVD]
Jennifer Fox, Todd Black, Denzel Washington, Dan Gilroy, Colin Farrell
Drama
Call Me By Your Name [DVD]
Armie Hammer
ordered 020118
The Big Sick [DVD]
Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel, Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Showalter
Comedy
Coco [DVD]
Edward James Olmos
ordered 011818
The Boss Baby [DVD]
Tom McGrath, Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow
Children
Darkest Hour [DVD]
Gary Oldman, Joe Wright, Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott-Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn
ordered 012518
The Breadwinner [DVD]
Saara Chaudry
ordered 020818
Dunkirk [DVD]
Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan, Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Damien Bonnard
Action
The Florida Project [DVD]
Willem Dafoe
ordered 122117
Faces Places [DVD]
Agnes Yarda
ordered 020818
The Greatest Showman [Soundtrack]
Hugh Jackman, Keala Settle, Zac Efron, Zendaya, Ziv Zaifman
Soundtrack Gre
Ferdinand [DVD]
Kate McKinnon, Carlos Saldanha, John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Bobby Cannavale
ordered 020118
The Square [DVD]
Erik Hemmendorff, Philippe Bober, Ruben Östlund, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West
839.72 Squ
Get Out [DVD]
Jordan Peele, Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum, Edward H. Hamm, Daniel Kaluuya
Horror
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Frances McDormand, Martin McDonagh, Frances McDormand, Caleb Landry Jones, Kerry Condon
ordered 020818
Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 [DVD]
James Gunn, Kevin Feige, Chris Pratt, Zoë Saldana, Dave Batista
Action
Victoria & Abdul [DVD]
Stephen Frears, Lee Hall, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Beeban Kidron
Drama
I, Tonya [DVD]
Margot Robbie
ordered 012518
War For The Planet Of The Apes [DVD]
Dylan Clark, Peter Chernin, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Mark Bomback
SciFi/Fantasy
Kong: Skull Island [DVD]
Jordan Vogt-Roberts, John Gatins, Dan Gilroy, Thomas Tull, Brie Larson
Action
Wonder [DVD]
David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, Stephen Chbosky, Jack Thorne, Steve Conrad
Drama
Logan [DVD]
James Mangold, Hutch Parker, Simon Kinberg, Lauren Shuler-Donner, Scott Frank
Action