The Gal Gadot superhero film, which became a lightning rod previous year for female empowerment, was completely left off the nomination list. For instance, the honest poster for Call Me By Your Name references to peach scene that had many people talking, while the poster for Three Billboards calls attention to the film's "dubious racial politics".
On the flip-side, of course, some films that were thought to be out of contention have racked up multiple awards. They're honored just to be nominated, it's such great recognition, what a fine group of actors to share this honor with, etc., etc.
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The PM said he wanted to fully leverage the fact that after 30 years, there was a government with a full majority in India. The important signal of this visit is that we engage we engage with the world in a multidimensional way, "Gokhale said".
"For 25 years, I've been preaching that the dark poetry and emotion of my stories are fairytales for modern times", Mexican director del Toro told Reuters. Others say the crown should go to The Post, with its depiction of a woman coming into her own as a leader and taking a stand against the kind of attacks on journalists that resonate today.
Meanwhile, The Shape of Water, which won the Producers Guild award for Best Picture, is the biggestnominee this year, with 13 nods.
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The cascading fallout of sexual harassment scandals throughout Hollywood put particular focus on the best director category, which for many is a symbol of gender inequality in the film industry.
Also, a history-making development occurred when out screenwriter/director Dee Rees became the first African-American woman ever to be nominated for Writing (Adapted Screenplay) for the movie Mudbound, which also saw singer/actress Mary J. Blige nominated for Best Supporting Actress and Best Original Song. Peele and Gerwig were also nominated for original screenplay, while del Toro was nominated along with Vanessa Taylor for "The Shape of Water".
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It has also partnered with textbook giant Pearson PLC to develop learning materials for the Windows Mixed Reality headsets. Other than these two laptops, Microsoft also announced two laptops from its biggest partner in emerging economies - JP.
The 90th annual Academy Awards will be held on Sunday, March 4. However, the Oscars treated the bleak romance particularly well, Phantom Thread achieving a best picture nomination, while Anderson managed best director and Lesley Manville a best supporting actress nomination.
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That said, someone else may be able to replicate the problem in the future and upload it themselves to reinstate the attack. Apple has faced a number of embarrassing security mishaps over the past few months, with a lot of them affecting macOS.
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New York's medical marijuana program, signed into law by Cuomo in 2014, has struggled in its first few years of operation. Almost all school districts in Erie County would see Foundation Aid increases of under 2 percent under the Cuomo plan.