The number of best picture nominees varies annually from a minimum of five to a maxium of ten. It’s fun seeing the way AMC lines them up each year, and 2017 is no exception.
Day One, Feb. 18: 10 a.m. “Manchester by the Sea;” 12:40 p.m. “Fences;” 3:20 p.m. “Hell or High Water;” 6 p.m. “LaLa Land.”
Day Two, Feb. 25: 10 a.m. “Moonlight;” 12:15 p.m. “Lion;” 2:35 p.m. “Hacksaw Ridge;” 6 p.m. “Arrival;” 8:30 p.m. “Hidden Figures.”
Tickets cost $32.50 each day, with a $5 discount on tickets purchased for both weekends (available at participating theater box offices only). For additional information or to purchase tickets in advance, visit www.amctheatres.com.
Meanwhile, if you want to see all the Oscar-nominate short films in two categories, you're in luck. Starting this Friday, Feb. 10, Landmark Theatres' Midtown Art Cinema in Atlanta will show the five animation contendors and the five "live action" nominees in separate, back-to-back screenings. Read more about it here or visit www.landmarktheatres.com/atlanta for more information.