After the recent nominations for the Oscars 2022, we review the 17 Marvel movies that have been on the verge of winning the statuette!
As we told you the other day, the nominations for the oscars 2022 They went out the other day. It has become common for superhero stories to make their way into the more technical categories, leaving them out of the most important ones. The Hollywood Film Academy tend to turn their backs on Marvel and DC Comics movies, but little by little things are changing. “Our” time will come.
Precisely speaking of Marvel movies, this year we have Spider-Man: No Way Home Y Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings nominated in the category of Best Visual Effects. The great favorite to take that statuette is dunesbut both have the possibility of making history, since there are not many who have achieved it within the UCM.
Precisely, and based on our colleagues from Comic Book Movie, today we are going to collect all the Marvel movies that have been nominated at the Oscars. Some of them have won the statuette, but not all. We review the history of the studio, the medium and the publisher in the most prestigious film awards of all time!
1- Spider-Man (2002)
The first film of sam raimi was nominated for Best Visual Effects and Best Sound. However, he ended up losing both statuettes against The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Y Chicagorespectively.
2- Spider-Man 2 (2004)
The remarkable sequel racked up three nominations, taking home the coveted award in the Best Visual Effects category. Despite this, he lost in the other two categories. could not overcome Ray in Best Sound Mix. Nor to The Incredibles in Best Sound Editing.
3- Iron Man (2008)
One of the most important Marvel movies of all time as it kicked off the MCU. It was nominated in two categories. lost against The dark knight in Best Sound Editing and also before The curious Case of Benjamin Button in Best Visual Effects.
4- Iron Man 2 (2010)
A very little remembered film, but that was also at the Oscars. More specifically, in the category of Best Visual Effects. He ended up losing the statuette, which went into the hands of Christopher Nolan and its amazing Origin.
5- Big Hero 6 (2014)
Animated film that won the award for Best Animated Film. Although it is not from the studio itself, it is based on a comic from the publisher. An unfair winner that prevailed over films as impressive as The Tale of Princess Kaguyafrom Isao Takahata.
6- Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Considered one of Marvel’s best movies (if not the best), this spy movie-themed superhero story was nominated for Best Visual Effects. Once again, Christopher Nolan prevailed against the UCM. the year of interstellarobviously.
7- Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Nominated for Best Makeup and Best Visual Effects. This second, as we have said, was won by Interstellar. As for the makeup… A pity that The Grand Budapest Hotel he would take it, although the one from wes anderson.
8- X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
The curious thing about this film is that it has been gaining more “weight” over the years. It’s not part of the MCU, but it’s still one of the most interesting Marvel movies of the past decade. accompanied Captain America: The Winter Soldier Y Guardians of the Galaxy in the battle he won interstellar with the category of Best Visual Effects at the Oscars.
9- Doctor Strange (2016)
Only the jungle bookfrom Jon Favreaucould equal Doctor Strange that year in Best Visual Effects. And yet the movie Sorcerer Supreme ended up taking the cat to the water.
10- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
A pity that he shared a year with blade runner 2049. Nominated for Best Visual Effects, the film by James Gunn had nothing to do with the Denis Villeneuve in that sense.
11- Logan (2017)
Surprisingly, the farewell Hugh Jackman What Wolverine (Wolverine) It was so amazing, so incredible, so hard and so unforgettable that james mangold It ended up being nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay. ended up losing to Call Me By Your NameBut at least he got that recognition.
12- Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
One of the great forgotten Oscars of that year, considering that it was “the movie” of all the Marvel Studios movies. It only got one nomination, in the Best Visual Effects category. And she didn’t even win it, since she was beaten by First Man.
13 – Black Panther
Black Panther It is not only the only Marvel movie nominated for Best Picture, but also the most successful of all those that have appeared at the Oscars. The “grand prize” eluded him, but he obtained up to seven nominations in different categories. It won three awards that night: Best Soundtrack, Best Production Design, and Best Costume Design. A historic night.
14- Spider-Man: A new universe (2018)
Best Animated Film. That’s right. Tremendous movie that he gave us sony pictures.
15- Avengers: Endgame (2019)
The great forgotten of the Oscars in that ceremony. Historic and unbeatable at the box office, it was the quintessential UCM event… And not even for those. Nominated only for Best Visual Effects… And he lost it! That year she fell into the hands of Sam Mendes and its amazing 1917.
16- Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)
Better Visual Effects!
17- Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
will compete with Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings at the Oscars 2022. Two Marvel movies for one award dunes part as a great favorite. Good luck to both of you!
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