Where to watch all the Nominated Oscar Contenders for the 94th Academy Awards 2022? - Including Disney+, Netflix, Amazon Prime, MUBI, Apple TV+

Where to watch all the Oscar nominated films?

You've made it here because you're interested in the movies that have been nominated for this years Oscars. It's the 94th Academy Awards, and David Long has been taking you through all the up's and down's of this years race with his special guests across the podcasting world. There's a lot of movies from the streaming services or are already on the streaming platforms. But where exactly can you watch them in the UK? Well I'm here to tell you exactly where you can watch them. ALL every single movie at the moment. Some are online, others are still in the cinema. Either way, they're all here! SO DIG IN! Get watching, and enjoy!

BELFAST

Director, Kenneth Branagh brings his most personal movie to the big screen. It's not currently available to stream on the big streaming platforms, unless you're a subscriber of Virgin TV Go but it is available to rent here:

Amazon, Apple TV, Google Play, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft, YouTuberakuten.tv

CODA

CODA is an Apple TV+ Exclusive and is only available to stream if you have a subscription to Apple TV +. If you do, you can watch right now on Apple TV +

DON'T LOOK UP

Don't look Up is on a Netflix exclusive, so if you have a subscription you can find it here on Netflix

DRIVE MY CAR

Japanese drama film co-written and directed by Ryusuke Hamaguchi is primarily based on Haruki Murakami's short story of the same name.

Currently, Drive My Car is not available for Streaming On Demand in the UK, but will be coming to MUBI later this year. Have no fear, it will be coming to your local Cinema from 25th March, 2 days before the Oscars! HOWEVER, you can rent the movie from BFI Player UK or Curzon Home Cinema right now!

DUNE

The BIG remake from director Denis Villeneuve hit the big screen, with a massive critical response. If you want to watch it right now, you'll have to cough up to either rent or buy. Widely available on all platforms from Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV.

KING RICHARD

Currently only available to rent or buy on Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

LICORICE PIZZA

Licorice Pizza stars Alana Haim as Alana Kane and Cooper Hoffman as Vary Valentine. Alana is best known for being one-third of the popular American indie band, Haim. The coming-of-age movie also has performances from Sean Penn, Tom Waits, Benny Safdie and Bradley Cooper. Acclaimed director Paul Thomas Anderson is known for films such as Phantom Thread, There Will be Blood, Magnolia, The Master and Boogie Nights. Currently there's nowhere to watch Licorice Pizza online. However, some independent cinema's in the UK are still showing this movie. Click here to find out where!

NIGHTMARE ALLEY

An ambitious carnival man with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is! & It's still not available to stream or rent anywhere. But there's still time to catch it on a Cinema screen. Click here to find out where

THE POWER OF THE DOG

The Power of the Dog is a Netflix exclusive and is streaming on, you guessed it, NETFLIX

WEST SIDE STORY

Being a 20th Century Studio production, this belongs to Disney. So there should be no surprise that it's available right now to stream on Disney +

But it can also be bought on all good streaming platforms such as Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

TICK, TICK...BOOM!

Andrew Garfield is nominated for Leading Actor award for this fab movie, and you'll be glad to know it's available to stream on Netflix RIGHT NOW!

BEING THE RICARDOS

JAVIER BARDEM is nominated for a Leading Actor Award for Being the Ricardos. It's an Amazon Prime Exclusive, so watch it here on Amazon!

THE TRADEGY OF MACBETH 

THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH is nominated for 3 awards, Best Actor, Best Cinematography & Best Production Design.

Apple secured this one as an exclusive. So the movie is available right now on Apple TV +

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

JESSICA CHASTAIN is nominated for Best Actress and the film is also up for another award for Hair and Makeup.

The film isn't currently on any streaming or VOD service, but is showing in select cinemas. You can see where here!

The Lost Daughter

OLIVIA COLMAN is nominated for Best actress, Jessie Buckley is Nominated for the Supporting Actress role and the film is also up for Best adapted Screen play.

The film is currently on Netflix in the UK

Parallel Mothers

PENÉLOPE CRUZ is nominated for her leading role. The film is also nominated for Best Original Score.

The film isn't currently streaming in the UK or available for VOD, but is showing in select cinemas. Click here to find out where!

Spencer

The world was shocked to see KRISTEN STEWART nominated when missing all the other awards for this role. It was expected to go to Lady Gaga, but boy, was I happy to see her here. David on the other hand was backing Gaga all the way....

The film isn't on any Streaming platforms, but you can rent right now from Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV and can still be seen in select cinemas, click here to find out where!

CRUELLA

Cruella is nominated for 2 Academy Awards, including 1 for Best Costume Design and the other, Best Make-up and Hairstyling.

You can watch Cruella on Disney + right now if you're a subscriber or you can rent on Apple TV OR buy most good VOD stores!

CYRANO

With only one award nomination, Cyrano gets a Costume Design nod! Directed by Joe Wright, director of one of my favourite films, and not least one of my favourite scenes in a film from Atonement.

If you want to watch Cyrano you will have to wait for streaming services and VOD services to pick this one up in the UK! However, it is still playing in some UK Cinemas. Click here to find out where!

ASCENSION

The documentary feature byJ essica Kingdon has already won an award at the Tribeca Film Festival, and is aiming for Gold at the Oscars.

If you head on over to their official website, you can see a few places to watch the film online for a price, click here to go there!

However, looking at the places to watch online through Virtual cinema, it would seem some aren't available in our region or have expired.

But it is playing in a select few cinema's. Click here to find out where!

ATTICA

This Feature Docu is available for FREE on Showtime, however not in the UK! But if you're pretty savvy with a VPN like TunnelBear etc you should be able to watch, without any issues.

FLEE

History making Flee is nominated in a number of Categories, Feature Documentary, International Feature Film and Feature Animation! Which is incredible. David and I are seeing this at our Local Independent Cinema in St Albans on Monday 21st March 2022, at The Odyssey Cinema.

Or if you'd prefer to watch in the comfort of your own home, Curzon Home Cinema is showing it for £14.99!

SUMMER OF SOUL (...OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED)

Over the course of six weeks during the summer of 1969, thousands of people attend the Harlem Cultural Festival to celebrate Black history, culture, music, and fashion. Winner of the Best Documentary Critics Choice Award as well as the Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival, this Feature Documentary is available to stream on Disney +

WRITING WITH FIRE

In a cluttered news landscape dominated by men, a group of women set up India’s only newspaper run entirely by women. All of them are from the lowest caste, Dalit, and are expected to fail, but instead they stir a revolution.

This Oscar-nominated film follows chief reporter Meera and her team of journalists as they break with tradition to work on the frontlines of India’s biggest issues.

If you want to catch Writing with Fire, you can watch this right now on BBC iPlayer

AUDIBLE

Football player Amaree McKenstry-Hall and his Maryland School for the Deaf teammates attempt to defend their winning streak while coming to terms with the tragic loss of a close friend.

To watch  Audible, you will need an account with Netflix!

LEAD ME HOME

Poignant stories of homelessness on the West Coast of the US frame this cinematic portrait of a surging humanitarian crisis.

At 40 mins long, Lead me Home is available to stream right now on Netflix

THE QUEEN OF BASKETBALL

The Above video from YouTube is actually the full short Documentary, so feel free to hang here and watch this one RIGHT NOW!

THREE SONGS FOR BENAZIR

The story of Shaista, a young man who—newly married to Benazir and living in a camp for displaced persons in Kabul—struggles to balance his dreams of being the first from his tribe to join the Afghan National Army with the responsibilities of starting a family. Even as Shaista’s love for Benazir is palpable, the choices he must make to build a life with her have profound consequences.

Again, another Netflix competitor, watch on Netflix now

WHEN WE WERE BULLIES

A mind-boggling "coincidence" leads the filmmaker to track down his fifth grade class – and fifth grade teacher – to examine their memory of and complicity in a bullying incident fifty years ago.

This one was a little difficult to find, but I have found it on YouTube to watch in full. It remains to be seen if this is a legit though!

THE HAND OF GOD

In 1980s Naples, Italy, an awkward Italian teen struggling to find his place experiences heartbreak and liberation after he's inadvertently saved from a freak accident by football legend Diego Maradona.

ANOTHER short doc from Netflix

LUNANA: A YAK IN THE CLASSROOM

A teacher struggling for inspiration travels to the most remote school in the world. It takes being so far away to understand the importance of his work... and to appreciate the value of yak dung!

THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD

The chronicles of four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.

Not currently available to stream or to rent or buy on VOD, but it's currently playing in select cinemas in the uk, click here to find out where!

COMING 2 AMERICA

Being an Amazon Prime exclusive, I'll give you two guesses where this is... YEP Amazon Prime!

HOUSE OF GUCCI

The big snub at this years Oscars, House of Gucci is not streaming yet. But it is on VOD to buy or to rent at these places in the UK:

Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

ENCANTO

Encanto is available on Disney + right now!

It's also available to rent here: Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

NO TIME TO DIE

The latest and last Bond film for Daniel Craig, is not streaming yet, but it is available to rent or buy at these places:

Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

FOUR GOOD DAYS

A mother helps her daughter work through four crucial days of recovery from substance abuse. Starring Glenn Close and Mila Kunis.

It's not streaming right now, but you can rent it from Apple Tv

or you can buy from here: Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Youtube, Sky Store, Chill, Microsoft and Rakuten TV

AFFAIRS OF THE ART

BESTIA

BOXBALLET

ROBIN ROBIN

A bird raised by mice begins to question where she belongs and sets off on a daring journey of self-discovery.

You can catch Robin Robin on Netflix

THE WINDSHIELD WIPER

Inside a cafe while smoking a whole pack of cigarettes, a man poses an ambitious question: "What is Love?". A collection of vignettes and situations will lead the man to the desired conclusion.

ALA KACHUU - TAKE AND RUN

A young Kyrgyz woman is kidnapped and forced to marry. A drama about the desire for freedom in the clutches of a tradition.

THE DRESS

A woman with limited hopes toils in a rundown motel in rural Poland, as a maid. Will the repeated visits of an interesting man, a truck driver, change the loneliness of her situation?

THE LONG GOODBYE

A short about racism and Islamophobia in the UK.

The above is the full short film uploaded to Youtube by Riz Ahmed himself!

ON MY MIND

Henrik wants to sing a song for his wife. It has to be today, it has to be now. It's a question of life, death and karaoke.

PLEASE HOLD

SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS

Catch it right now IMAX for Disney +

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME

Probably one of the biggest movie since the pandemic, some feel Spider-man was snubbed for Best Picture! If you've not seen it, you probably can't for a while until it comes out to buy!

FREE GUY

Disney + GUYS!


Craig Fields

Producer, Podcaster & Creative

Craig is massive movie fan and loves discussing all the latest movies. He's currently taking a bit of break in preparation for his wedding this year!