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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Nominated for Four Academy Awards

The 2018 Academy Award nominations were just announced live and Star Wars: The Last Jedi has secured four nominations!


In addition to being the sixth highest grossing film of all time domestically, and ninth worldwide, The Last Jedi can now add four Oscar nominations to its impressive list of accomplishments. Rian Johnson’s latest installment in the saga has been nominated in the following categories:

  • Visual Effects
  • Original Score – John Williams
  • Sound Mixing
  • Sound Editing



Congratulations to Rian Johnson, Lucasfilm, and Disney. These types of nominations have become expected of Star Wars films, known for their powerful scores and state of the art sound and visual effects. The Academy Awards will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and will take place on March 4th on ABC.

The Last Jedi already has one Oscar, let’s see if they can pull in a few more.




SOURCE: Academy Awards


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