Fifteen scores will advance in the Original Score category for the 91st Academy Awards. One hundred fifty-six scores were eligible in the category. Members of the Music Branch vote to determine the shortlist and the nominees.

The scores listed in alphabetical order by film title are:

  • “Annihilation” – Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury
  • “Avengers: Infinity War” – Alan Silvestri
  • “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” – Carter Burwell
  • “Black Panther” – Ludwig Göransson
  • “BlacKkKlansman” – Terence Blanchard
  • “Crazy Rich Asians” – Brian Tyler
  • “The Death of Stalin” – Christopher Willis
  • “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” – James Newton Howard
  • “First Man” – Justin Hurwitz
  • “If Beale Street Could Talk” – Nicholas Britell
  • “Isle of Dogs” – Alexandre Desplat
  • “Mary Poppins Returns” – Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman
  • “A Quiet Place” – Marco Beltrami
  • “Ready Player One” – Alan Silvestri
  • “Vice” – Nicholas Britell

Nomination Predictions

“Black Panther” – Ludwig Göransson
“First Man” – Justin Hurwitz
“If Beale Street Could Talk” – Nicholas Britell
“Isle of Dogs” – Alexandre Desplat
“Mary Poppins Returns” – Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s