Straight Outta Compton nominated for an Oscar

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Screen Shot 2016-01-14 at 4.03.33 PM Straight Outta Compton has been nominated for an Oscar in the Best original screenplay category. The movie which is produced by hip hop star Ice cube is about the rise and fall of groundbreaking hip hop group NWA, was a big hit at the Box office and a success worldwide.  The Oscars will be held on the 28th of February 2016, here is the full list of nominees: Best Actor Bryan Cranston, Trumbo Matt Damon, The Martian Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revneant Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl Best Actress Cate Blanchett, Carol Brie Larson, Room Jennifer Lawrence, Joy Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn Best Supporting Actor Christian Bale, The Big Short Tom Hardy, The Revenant Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies Sylvester Stallone, Creed Best Supporting Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight Rooney Mara, Carol Rachel McAdams, Spotlight Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl Kate WInslest, Steve Jobs Best Directing Adam McKay, The Big Short George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road Alejandro González Iñárritu, The Revenant Lenny Abrhamson, Room Tom McCarthy, Spotlight Best Film Editing The Big Short Mad Max: Fury Road The Revenant Spotlight Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Foreign Language Film Colombia, Embrace of the Serpent France, Mustang Hungary, Son of Saul Jordan, Theeb Denmark, A War Best Original Score Thomas Newman, Bridge of Spies Carter Burwell, Carol Ennio Morricone, The Hateful Eight Jóhann Jóhannsson, Sicario John Williams, Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Picture The Big Short Bridge of Spies Brooklyn Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Room Spotlight Best Production Design Bridge of Spies The Danish Girl Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Best Visual Effects Ex Machina Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Adapted Screenplay The Big Short Brooklyn Carol The Martian Room Best Original Screenplay Bridge of Spies Ex Machina Inside Out Spotlight Straight Outta Compton Best Animated Feature Film Anomalisa Boy and the World Inside Out Shaun the Sheep Movie When Marnie Was There Best Cinematography Carol The Hateful Eight Mad Max: Fury Road The Revenant Sicario Best Costume Design Carol Cinderella The Danish Girl Mad Max: Fury Road The Revenant Best Documentary – Feature Amy Cartel Land The Look of Silence What Happened, Miss Simone? Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom Best Documentary – Short Subject Body Team 12 Chau, Beyond the Lines Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness Last Day of Freedom Best Makeup and Hairstyling Mad Max: Fury Road The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared The Revenant Best Original Song "Earned It," Fifty Shades of Grey "Manta Ray," Racing Extinction "Simple Song No. 3," Youth "'Til It Happens to You," The Haunting Ground "Writings on the Wall," Spectre Best Animated Short Film Bear Story Prologue Sanjay's Super Team We Can't Live Without Cosmos World of Tomorrow Best Live Action Short Film Ave Maria Day One Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut) Shok Stutterer Best Sound Editing Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Sicario Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Sound Mixing Bridge of Spies Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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