A still from Blade Runner 2049, which has been selected in the top 20

Upcoming Oscars event, next year, will be probably the most exciting event in the decades as 2017 has been a gifted year as far as master-class filmmaking is concerned. There have been brilliant works of cinema in various genres by exceptional directors and people behind those projects.

Whether it is the superhero genre (Logan, Wonder Woman, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2) or the other genres like sci-fi drama/action (Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver), horror (IT) or even biopics (Stronger, Battle of the Sexes), majority of the films have been a phenomenon!

But the latest news which is vital for both the cinema fans and this year’s movies too, is that AMPAS (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences), has now officially announced the list of those 20 movies that have advanced further into the Visual Effects category!

Below is the list of those 20 movies that have been selected to go further in the ‘Visual Effects’ category for Oscars 2018.

The following list is in alphabetical order.

Alien: Covenant

Beauty and the Beast

Blade Runner 2049


Ghost in the Shell

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Justice League

Kong: Skull Island




Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

The Shape of Water

Spider-Man Homecoming

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Thor: Ragnarok

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

War for the Planet of the Apes

Wonder Woman