Awards 2020-2021 / road to Oscars 2021

by elnikolarea | created - 9 months ago | updated - 2 months ago | Public

Movies likely to be nominated or win a major award in the 2020-2021 awards season.

Wins are in bold letters, the rest are nominations.

The list will be regularly updated as new nominations and awards are announced.


Similar lists: Awards 2014-2015: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls077342688/ Awards 2015-2016: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls073480619/ Awards 2016-2017: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls031438351/ Awards 2017-2018: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls066131923/ Awards 2018-2019: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls062914595/ Awards 2019-2020: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls023178762/ Awards 2020-2021: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls043494844/ (this list)

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1. Dune (2020)

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Feature adaptation of Frank Herbert's science fiction novel, about the son of a noble family entrusted with the protection of the most valuable asset and most vital element in the galaxy.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Rebecca Ferguson, Timothée Chalamet, Jason Momoa, Zendaya

2. Tenet (2020)

Action, Drama, Thriller | Post-production

The plot is currently unknown. The project is described as an action epic revolving around international espionage, time travel, and evolution.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kenneth Branagh

3. The French Dispatch (2020)

Comedy, Drama, Romance | Post-production

A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in "The French Dispatch" magazine.

Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Timothée Chalamet, Léa Seydoux, Alex Lawther, Elisabeth Moss

4. Mank (2020)

Biography, Drama | Filming

Follows screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz's tumultuous development of Orson Welles' iconic 1941 movie Citizen Kane.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Gary Oldman, Lily Collins, Tuppence Middleton

5. West Side Story (2020)

Crime, Drama, Musical | Post-production

An adaptation of the 1957 musical, West Side Story explores forbidden love, and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Ansel Elgort, Rita Moreno, Corey Stoll, Maddie Ziegler

6. Last Night in Soho (2020)

Drama, Horror, Thriller | Post-production

A young girl, passionate in fashion design, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters her idol, a dazzling wannabe singer. But 1960s London is not what it seems, and time seems to fall apart with shady consequences.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Thomasin McKenzie, Anya Taylor-Joy, Matt Smith, Diana Rigg

7. Cherry (2020)

Drama | Filming

An Army medic suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder becomes a serial bank robber after an addiction to drugs puts him in debt.

Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo | Stars: Tom Holland, Bill Skarsgård, Jack Reynor, Jeff Wahlberg

8. A Quiet Place: Part II (2020)

Horror, Thriller | Post-production

Plot unknown. Sequel to the 2018 film, 'A Quiet Place'.

Director: John Krasinski | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, Djimon Hounsou

9. On the Rocks (2020)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama | Post-production

A young mother who reconnects with her larger-than-life playboy father on an adventure through New York.

Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Jenny Slate, Rashida Jones, Bill Murray, Jessica Henwick

10. The Woman in the Window (2020)

Crime, Drama, Mystery | Post-production

An agoraphobic woman living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence.

Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, Wyatt Russell, Julianne Moore

11. Three Thousand Years of Longing (2020)

Drama, Fantasy, Romance | Pre-production

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Director: George Miller | Stars: Idris Elba, Tilda Swinton

12. In the Heights (2020)

Drama, Music, Musical | Post-production

A feature version of the Broadway musical, in which a bodega owner has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother's fortune.

Director: Jon M. Chu | Stars: Stephanie Beatriz, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jimmy Smits, Dascha Polanco

13. Free Guy (2020)

Action, Adventure, Comedy | Post-production

A bank teller discovers that he's actually an NPC inside a brutal, open world video game.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Taika Waititi, Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Channing Tatum

14. The Devil All the Time (2020)

Drama, Thriller | Post-production

In the 1960s after World War II in Southern Ohio, bizarre, compelling and mentally disturbed people suffer from the war's psychological damages.

Director: Antonio Campos | Stars: Robert Pattinson, Tom Holland, Bill Skarsgård, Riley Keough

15. The Many Saints of Newark (2020)

Crime, Drama | Post-production

A look at the formative years of New Jersey gangster, Tony Soprano.

Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Jon Bernthal, Vera Farmiga, John Magaro, Billy Magnussen

16. Ammonite (2020)

Drama, Romance | Post-production

1840s England, an infamous fossil hunter and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.

Director: Francis Lee | Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Kate Winslet, Fiona Shaw, Gemma Jones

17. Green Knight (2020)

Drama, Fantasy, Romance | Post-production

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Director: David Lowery | Stars: Alicia Vikander, Dev Patel, Ralph Ineson, Barry Keoghan

18. First Cow (2019)

121 min | Drama

74 Metascore

A loner and cook (John Magaro) has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds connection with a Chinese immigrant (Orion Lee). The men ... See full summary »

Director: Kelly Reichardt | Stars: Alia Shawkat, John Magaro, Rene Auberjonois, Toby Jones

Votes: 40

19. No Time to Die (2020)

Action, Adventure, Thriller | Post-production

Bond has left active service. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga | Stars: Ana de Armas, Léa Seydoux, Rami Malek, Daniel Craig

20. I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

Drama, Horror, Thriller | Post-production

An unexpected detour causes a woman who is trying to figure out how to break up with her boyfriend to rethink her life.

Director: Charlie Kaufman | Stars: Jesse Plemons, Toni Collette, Jessie Buckley, David Thewlis

21. The Jesus Rolls (2019)

R | 85 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A spin-off of The Big Lebowski centered on the notable bowler, Jesus Quintana.

Director: John Turturro | Stars: Michael Badalucco, Sônia Braga, Bobby Cannavale, Pete Davidson

Votes: 47

22. Mulan (2020)

Action, Adventure, Drama | Post-production

A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father. A live-action feature film based on Disney's 'Mulan.'

Director: Niki Caro | Stars: Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, Jet Li, Li Gong

23. Pop. 1280

Western | Pre-production

Sheriff Nick Corey spends most of his time eating, sleeping and avoiding trouble. But when Nick is pushed, he begins to kill . . . and convince others do his killings for him.

24. Born a Crime

Comedy | Announced

Adaptation of Trevor Noah's best-selling humor biography.

Director: Liesl Tommy | Star: Lupita Nyong'o

25. Babylon (2021)

Drama | Pre-production

Plot unknown. Rumored to be set in period Hollywood.

Director: Damien Chazelle | Stars: Brad Pitt, Emma Stone

26. The True American

Biography, Drama, History | Pre-production

A Bangladeshi Air Force officer looking to make his way in the United States is shot by an American terrorist out to kill Muslims in the aftermath of September 11th.

Director: Pablo Larraín

27. Blood on the Tracks

Drama | Pre-production

A feature film based on Bob Dylan's 1975 album, "Blood on the Tracks".

Director: Luca Guadagnino | Star: Chloë Grace Moretz

28. The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

Drama | Filming

The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois.

Director: Aaron Sorkin | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Eddie Redmayne, Jeremy Strong, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

29. Limonov

Biography | Pre-production

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Director: Pawel Pawlikowski

30. Da 5 Bloods

Drama | Post-production

A group of veterans from the Vietnam War return to the jungle to find their lost innocence.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Giancarlo Esposito, Clarke Peters, Paul Walter Hauser

31. Nomadland

Drama | Post-production

A woman in her sixties who, after losing everything in the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Director: Chloé Zhao | Stars: Frances McDormand, David Strathairn, Charlene Swankie, Linda May

32. Macbeth (IV)

Drama | Pre-production

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.

Director: Joel Coen | Stars: Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand

33. Killers of the Flower Moon

Crime, Drama, History | Pre-production

Members of the Osage tribe in the United States are murdered under mysterious circumstances in the 1920s sparking a major F.B.I. investigation involving J. Edgar Hoover.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro

34. Untitled Richard Linklater Project

Drama | Pre-production

Plot unknown. Described as a film set in Houston during the summer of 1969.

Director: Richard Linklater

35. Blossoms

Drama | Announced

Providing an image of the daily life of ordinary Shanghai people, the story is carried out over two periods: from the 1960s to the mid-1970s, the end of the Cultural Revolution; and from the 1980s to the start of the 21st century.

Director: Kar-Wai Wong | Star: Kris Wu

36. Pinocchio (2021)

Animation, Fantasy, Musical | Pre-production

A darker version of the classic children's fairy tale of a wooden puppet that transforms into a real living boy.

Directors: Guillermo del Toro, Mark Gustafson

37. How Do You Live? (2020)

Animation, Drama | Pre-production

The film depicts the psychological growth of a teenage boy through interactions with his friends and uncle.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

38. Soul (2020)

Animation, Adventure, Family | Post-production

A musician who has lost his passion for music is transported out of his body and must find his way back with the help of an infant soul learning about herself.

Directors: Pete Docter, Kemp Powers | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Daveed Diggs, John Ratzenberger

39. Onward (2020)

Animation, Adventure, Comedy | Filming

Set in a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on a quest to discover if there is still magic out there.

Director: Dan Scanlon | Stars: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, John Ratzenberger, Julia Louis-Dreyfus



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