'The Power of the Dog' and 'Dune' nab the most 2022 Oscar nominations

Benedict Cumberbatch and Jesse Plemons in The Power of the Dog. Both actors are up for Oscars this year.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Jesse Plemons in The Power of the Dog. Both actors are up for Oscars this year.

It's awards season, baby! After the extremely subdued Golden Globes this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are doing the whole dog and pony show, complete with a rollout of this year's nominees. Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan, the Academy named Jane Campion's “The Power of the Dog” and Denis Villeneuve's “Dune” as the big possible winners this year.

The Oscars are scheduled for March 27. The full list of nominees is below.

Best Picture

“The Power of the Dog“


“West Side Story”


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“Licorice Pizza”

“King Richard”


“Don't Look Up”

“Drive My Car”

“Nightmare Alley”


Jane Campion, “The Power of the Dog”

Paul Thomas Anderson, “Licorice Pizza”

Kenneth Branagh, “Belfast”

Steven Spielberg, “West Side Story”

Ryusuke Hamaguchi, “Drive My Car“

Actress in a leading role

Olivia Colman, “The Lost Daughter”

Nicole Kidman, “Being the Ricardos”

Jessica Chastain, “The Eyes of Tammy Faye”

Penelope Cruz, “Parallel Mothers”

Kristen Stewart, “Spencer”

Actor in a leading role

Will Smith, “King Richard”

Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Power of the Dog”

Andrew Garfield, “tick, tick... Boom!”

Denzel Washington, “The Tragedy of Macbeth”

Javier Bardem, “Being the Ricardos”

Actress in a supporting role

Kirsten Dunst, “The Power of the Dog”

Aunjanue Ellis, “King Richard”

Judi Dench, “Belfast”

Jessie Buckley, “The Lost Daughter”

Ariana DeBose, “West Side Story”

Actor in a supporting role

Kodi Smit-McPhee, “The Power of the Dog”

Troy Kotsur, “CODA”

Ciarán Hinds, “Belfast”

Jesse Plemons, “The Power of the Dog”

J.K. Simmons, “Being the Ricardos”

Animated feature film



“Mitchells vs. the Machines”


“Raya and the Last Dragon“


“Dune;” Greig Fraser

“Nightmare Alley;” Dan Laustsen

“The Power of the Dog;” Ari Wegner

“The Tragedy of Macbeth;” Bruno Delbonnel

“West Side Story;” Janusz Kaminski

Costume design

“Cruella,” Jenny Beavan

“West Side Story,” Paul Tazewell

“Nightmare Alley, Luis Sequeira

“Cyrano,” Massimo Cantini Parrini

Documentary (feature)




“Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)”

“Writing with Fire”

Documentary (short subject)


"Lead Me Home"

"The Queen of Basketball"

"Three Songs for Benazir"

"When We Were Bullies"

Film editing

“Dune;” Joe Walker

“The Power of the Dog;” Peter Sciberras

“Don't Look Up;” Hank Corwin

“King Richard;” Pamela Martin

“tick, tick...BOOM!;” Myron Kerstein and Andrew Weisblum

International feature film

Bhutan, “Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom”

Denmark, “Flee”

Italy, “The Hand of God”

Japan, “Drive My Car”

Norway, “The Worst Person in the World”

Makeup and hairstyling

“Coming 2 America”



“The Eyes of Tammy Faye”

“House of Gucci”

Music (original score)

“Don't Look Up,” score by Nicholas Britell

“Dune,” score by Hans Zimmer

“Encanto,” score by Germaine Franco

“Parallel Mothers,” score by Alberto Iglesias

“The Power of the Dog,” score by Jonny Greenwood

Music (original song)

"Down To Joy" from Belfast

"Dos Oruguitas" from Encanto

"Somehow You Do" from Four Good Days

"Be Alive" from King Richard

"No Time To Die" from No Time to Die

Production design


“Nightmare Alley”

“West Side Story”

“The Tragedy of Macbeth”

“The Power of the Dog”

Short film (animated)

"Bestia," directed by Hugo Covarrubias

"Boxballet," directed by Anton Dyakov

"Robin Robin," directed by Daniel Ojari and Michael Please

"The Windshield Wiper," directed by Alberto Mielgo

Short film (live action)

"Ala Kachuu - Take and Run," directed by Maria Brendle

"The Dress," directed by Tadeusz Lysiak

"The Long Goodbye," directed by Aneil Karia

"On My Mind," directed by Martin Strange-Hansen

"Please Hold," directed by KD Davila



“No Time to Die”

“The Power of the Dog”

“West Side Story”


Visual effects


“Free Guy”

“No Time to Die”

“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

“Spider-Man: No Way Home”

Writing (adapted screenplay)

“CODA;” screenplay by Siân Heder

“Drive My Car;” screenplay by Ryusuke Hamaguchi and Takamasa Oe

“Dune;” screenplay by Jon Spaihts, Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth

“The Lost Daughter;” written by Maggie Gyllenhaal

“The Power of the Dog;” written by Jane Campion and Thomas Savage

Writing (original screenplay)

“Belfast;” written by Kenneth Branagh

“Don't Look Up;” screenplay by Adam McKay; Story by Adam McKay and David Sirota

“King Richard;” written by Zach Baylin

“Licorice Pizza;” written by Paul Thomas Anderson

“The Worst Person in the World;” written by Eskil Vogt and Joachim Trier

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