Frequent Moviegoers Poll Sees ‘Black Panther’ Voted as ‘First Choice’ for Best Picture At Oscar

The Oscar race for the Best Picture is on and a bunch of people wants Black Panther to bag it.

Black Panther- Fan Favorite For Best Picture

As revealed in a recent poll, moviegoers want Black Panther to win the Academy Awards for Best Picture. According to a poll done with over 3000 people by Fandango, 24% picked Black Panther as their top pick.

Black Panther has been selected for the Best Picture Category
Black Panther has been selected for the Best Picture Category

Among others in the list are:

  1. 19% for Lady Gaga musical A Star is Born
  2. 18% for Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody
  3. 14% for Green Book
  4. 8% for Spike Lee’s cop movie, BlacKkKlansman
  5. 7% for Alfonso Cuarón’s Netflix film Roma
  6. 6% for The Favorite
  7. 4% for the Dick Cheney movie, Vice

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According to Fandango, Black Panther won because it brought about a “cultural movement” among the audience.
“It reminded them that entertainment could also be meaningful and change lives and change the world,” Erik Davis, Fandango’s managing editor, said.

The Oscar race is very rich this year as every movie nominated has won one or the other prominent awards during the Award Season Ceremony.

Will Black Panther take home an Oscar?
Will Black Panther take home an Oscar?

The list is given below:

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•The Producer’s Guild awarded to Green Book
•The Director’s Guild prize awarded to Roma
•The Screen Actor’s Guild awarded to Black Panther
•The American Cinema Editors awarded Bohemian Rhapsody for Best Drama and The Favourite for Best Comedy
•The Writer’s Guild awarded TWO awards to Can You Ever Forgive Me? and Eighth Grade

Apart from the Best Picture, Black Panther has also been nominated for Best Original Score, Best Original Song, Best Costume Design, Best Production Design, Best Sound Mixing, and Best Sound Editing.

Black Panther has already accomplished a lot by bagging some amazing nominations and awards, namely:

•SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
•Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media (Ludwig Göransson) and Best Rap Performance for “Kings Dead” (Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future and James Blake)
•Most NAACP Image Award nominations this year

Source: Comicbook.comScreenrant

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Vasu Sharma is the Content Head at Animated Times, supervising the Editorial Board at Animated Times. He's 25 years old and has done his master's in journalism from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.

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