Well, the nominations for the 94th Academy Awards dropped today. And that means film lovers officially have a new slate of hits to watch ahead of the Oscars ceremony on March 27.

The 2022 Oscar nominations for Best Picture include Belfast, CODA, Don’t Look Up, Drive My Car, Dune, King Richard, Licorice Pizza, Nightmare Alley, The Power of the Dog, and West Side Story.

If you missed these releases in theaters – or just want to revisit them ahead of the awards – here’s where you can watch them all.


What it’s about: A young boy and his working-class Belfast family experience the tumultuous late 1960s.

Who’s in it: Caitriona Balfe, Jamie Dornan, Judi Dench, Jude Hill, Lewis McAskie

Where to watch: In theaters and VOD platforms

Read our review of Belfast here


What it’s about: As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults) Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family’s fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music by wanting to go to Berklee College of Music and her fear of abandoning her parents.

Who’s in it: Emilia Jones, Marlee Matlin, Troy Kotsur, Daniel Durrant

Where to watch: Apple+

Don’t Look Up

What it’s about: Two low-level astronomers must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet Earth.

Who’s in it: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Jonah Hill, Timothee Chalamet, Cate Blanchett

Where to watch: Netflix

Read our review of Don’t Look Up here

Drive My Car

What it’s about: After his wife’s unexpected death, Yusuke Kafuku, a renowned stage actor and director, receives an offer to direct a production of Uncle Vanya in Hiroshima. There, he begins to face the haunting mysteries his wife left behind.

Who’s in it: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tôko Miura, Reika Kirishima

Where to watch: In theaters and on HBO Max March 2


What it’s about: Feature adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science fiction novel about the son of a noble family entrusted with the protection of the most valuable asset and most vital element in the galaxy.

Who’s in it: Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Oscar Isaac, Jason Momoa, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Stellan Skarsgård

Where to watch: In theaters and VOD platforms

Read our review of Dune here

King Richard

What it’s about: A look at how tennis superstars Venus and Serena Williams became who they are after the coaching from their father Richard Williams.

Who’s in it: Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis, Jon Bernthal, Saniyya Sidney, Demi Singleton

Where to watch: In theaters and VOD platforms

Read our review of King Richard here

Licorice Pizza

What it’s about: The story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and going through the treacherous navigation of first love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973.

Who’s in it: Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman, Sean Penn

Where to watch: In theaters

Read our review of Licorice Pizza here

Nightmare Alley

What it’s about: An ambitious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is.

Who’s in it: Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Willem Dafoe, Toni Collette

Where to watch: In theaters and streaming on HBO Max and Hulu

Read our review of Nightmare Alley here

The Power of the Dog

What it’s about: Charismatic rancher Phil Burbank inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife and her son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.

Who’s in it: Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons

Where to watch: Netflix

Read our review of The Power of the Dog here

West Side Story

What it’s about: An adaptation of the 1957 musical, West Side Story explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.

Who’s in it: Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno

Where to watch: In theaters, and on Disney+ and HBO Max beginning March 2

Read our review of West Side Story here