Lonely Planet Writer

Seattle movie theater screens Oscar contenders

Starting on Friday, the Cinerama movie theater in Seattle will screen each of the Academy Awards’ Best Picture nominees.

Cinerama to screen Oscar contenders in advance of the big night.
Cinerama to screen Oscar contenders in advance of the big night. CC BY 2.0

Beginning with Mad Max: Fury Road on 19 February, Cinerama’s Eight Days of Oscar festival will show all eight nominees so movie buffs can catch up on the contenders before the big night on 28 February. The other films are The Martian, Bridge of Spies, Room, Brooklyn, Spotlight, The Big Short, and The Revenant. Tickets are $15, and the event runs until 26 February. Read more: cinerama.com