Category Archives: Oscar Nominees

In Limited Release/VOD: Toni Erdmann

Comedy Drama Foreign In Limited Release On Demand Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 162 minutes
Director: Maren Ade (Everyone Else, The Forest for the Trees)
Cast: Peter Simonischek, Sandra Hüller
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin faces off with a dad and daughter in the Oscar-nominated German dramedy Toni Erdmann.


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In Limited Release: 20th Century Women

Comedy Drama In Limited Release Oscar Nominees

Rating: R
Runtime: 118 minutes
Director: Denzel Washington (Beginners, Thumbsucker)
Cast: Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig, Elle Fanning, Lucas Jade Zumann, Billy Crudup
Theatrical Release: December 28, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin follows three women who are trying to get it right in 1970s California in Mike Mills’s 20th Century Women.


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Now in Theaters: Hidden Figures

At Your Local Theater Biography Drama Oscar Nominees


Rating: PG
Runtime: 127 minutes
Director: Theodore Melfi (St. Vincent)
Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Aldis Hodge, Glen Powell
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin joins in the space race with the women of Hidden Figures.


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Now in Theaters: Fences

At Your Local Theater Drama Oscar Nominees


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 138 minutes
Director: Denzel Washington (The Great Debaters, Antwone Fisher)
Cast: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Jovan Adepo, Stephen Henderson, Russell Hornsby
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin listens in on the lives and loves of a ‘50s family in Fences.


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Lion

Biography Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees



Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 120 minutes
Director: Garth Davis (P.I.N.S.)
Cast: Sunny Pawar, Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, David Wenham, Abhishek Bharate
Theatrical Release: November 25, 2016 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: April 11, 2017

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin goes on the run with a lost boy in Lion.


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In Limited Release: Nocturnal Animals

Action / Thriller At Your Local Theater Drama Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 116 minutes
Director: Tom Ford (A Single Man)
Cast: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Armie Hammer, Isla Fisher, Ellie Bamber, Laura Linney
Theatrical Release: November 18, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin gets caught up in the web of Tom Ford’s Nocturnal Animals.


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Moana

Family Musical On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: PG
Runtime: 103 minutes
Director: Ron Clements, Don Hall, John Musker, Chris Williams
Cast: Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Jemaine Clement
Theatrical Release: November 23, 2016
Blu-ray Release: March 7, 2017

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin sets sail with Disney’s newest princess in Moana.


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