The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences on Monday unveiled the streamlined list of titles that remain in contention for the 88th Academy Awards.
The films in alphabetical order are:
Avengers: Age Of Ultron
Mad Max: Fury Road
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The Academy’s visual effects branch executive committee determined the shortlist. All members of the visual effects branch will be invited to view ten-minute excerpts from each on January 9, 2016.
The nominations will be announced on January 14, 2016, while the ceremony itself is scheduled to take place in Hollywood on February 28, 2016.