Aquaman Moves Forward in Oscar Visual Effects Category

Aquaman has advanced in its contention for the Oscar Visual Effects category, despite not being released yet, according to Variety.  It does, however, have to compete against some big contenders such as  Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of GrindelwaldBlack Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, Mary Poppins Returns, and Ready Player One.

There are currently 20 films still in contention.  In order to officially be an Oscar Nominee, Aquaman will have to make the top 5.  This year is one of the most competitive years the Oscars has seen for the visual effects category.  Do you think Aquaman is worthy? Let us know in the comments!

Ari Bard

I am currently a Sophomore at Case Western Reserve University studying mechanical engineering. I have been in love with DC since I saw the animated series and movies in the early 2000s. I started reading comics regularly at the start of Rebirth. My favorite character is Martian Manhunter.