2022 Oscar-Nominated Films

Camera flashes, glitzy fashion, the famed red carpet! It's nearly time for one of the biggest nights in Hollywood: the 94th Academy Awards ceremony. Filmmakers, actors, film crews, and fans get together to celebrate the best of the best movies from the previous year. Below you'll find a list of nominated films, from Best Picture to Best in Makeup and Hairstyling. Read our reviews to see which would make a great family movie night -- and which should be left to older teens and adults -- then tune in to see which ones take home the Oscar on Sunday, March 27, on ABC. For last year's nominees (2020 movies honored in 2021), check out our list of 2021 Oscar-Nominated Films. Looking for a sure hit for your family? Catch our favorite movies from 2021.

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Encanto

age 6+

Vibrant visuals, catchy songs, moving messages.

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MOVIE

Luca

age 6+

Sweet fish-out-of-water story about friendship, adventure.

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Robin Robin

age 6+

Short film has catchy songs, great characters, mean cat.

Network: Netflix (2021)
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MOVIE

The Mitchells vs. the Machines

age 8+

Action-packed family adventure tackles tech dependence.

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MOVIE

Raya and the Last Dragon

age 8+

Charming, epic adventure mixes monsters, humor, heart.

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MOVIE

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

age 11+

Funny, poignant, thrilling MCU adventure; action violence.

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MOVIE

Spider-Man: No Way Home

age 11+

Fun, funny, touching Spidey sequel has comic book violence.

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MOVIE

Writing with Fire

age 11+

Inspiring, powerful docu about Indian women journalists.

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MOVIE

Cruella

age 12+

Disney villain is de Vilishly delightful, daring, and dark.

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MOVIE

CODA

age 13+

Heartwarming, salty story about hearing teen in deaf family.

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Coming 2 America

age 13+

Murphy still rules in hilarious but suggestive sequel.

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MOVIE

Dune

age 13+

Lots of fighting in vivid but long sci-fi adaptation.

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MOVIE

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

age 13+

Sympathetic redemption tale has drug use, sexual situations.

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MOVIE

Free Guy

age 13+

Likable video game comedy has guns, explosive action.

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MOVIE

King Richard

age 13+

Winning biopic of tennis stars' dad has language, violence.

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MOVIE

Lead Me Home

age 13+

Homelessness is a humanitarian issue; violence, drug use.

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MOVIE

Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

age 13+

Excellent music doc mixes pop culture, social commentary.

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MOVIE

tick, tick...BOOM!

age 13+

Moving tribute to late composer has language, drinking.

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MOVIE

West Side Story (2021)

age 13+

Dazzling musical adaptation has violence, language.

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Audible

age 14+

Poignant short docu has language, teen suicide.

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