10 Movies that Probably Will Be Nominated for Best Original Screenplay at the Oscarsby elias_michelg | last updated - 3 days ago | Public
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R | 115 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.
Votes: 10,240 | Gross: $15.45M
Written by: Martin McDonagh
2. The Shape of Water (2017)
R | 123 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
In a 1960s research facility, a mute janitor forms a relationship with an aquatic creature.
Votes: 3,573 | Gross: $0.23M
Written by: Guillermo del Toro & Vanessa Taylor
3. Lady Bird (2017)
R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama
In the early 2000s, an artistically-inclined seventeen year-old comes of age in Sacramento, California.
Votes: 9,081 | Gross: $18.78M
Written by: Greta Gerwig
4. The Post (2017)
PG-13 | 115 min | Biography, Drama, History | Completed
A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.
Written by: Liz Hannah & Josh Singer
5. Get Out (I) (2017)
R | 104 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
It's time for a young African American to meet with his white girlfriend's parents for a weekend in their secluded estate in the woods, but before long, the friendly and polite ambience will give way to a nightmare.
Votes: 207,047 | Gross: $175.48M
Written by: Jordan Peele
6. Dunkirk (2017)
PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Drama, History
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
Votes: 256,750 | Gross: $188.05M
Written by: Christopher Nolan
7. The Florida Project (2017)
R | 111 min | Drama
Set over one summer, the film follows precocious 6-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.
Votes: 5,872 | Gross: $4.93M
Written by: Sean Baker & Chris Bergoch
8. Phantom Thread (2017)
R | 130 min | Drama
Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.
Written by: Paul Thomas Anderson
9. Darkest Hour (2017)
PG-13 | 125 min | Drama, War
During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.
Votes: 2,379 | Gross: $0.45M
Written by: Anthony McCarten
10. The Big Sick (2017)
R | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
Votes: 50,984 | Gross: $42.87M
Written by: Emily V. Gordon & Kumail Nanjiani