The Oscars 2022: How to watch the nominees from home

With the 94th Academy Awards just around the corner, here is a guide to where you can stream the movies in the running for the top prizes, be it on Netflix or Amazon Prime

Alejandro I. López
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Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence in a scene from ‘Don‘t Look Up.’Netflix

It’s been four years since the documentary Icarus delivered the then-emerging Netflix its first Oscar. Since then, streaming platforms have continued to gain ground in Hollywood’s most popular awards ceremony.

Indeed, the films nominated for the 94th Academy Awards, which take place on Sunday night in Los Angeles, are not only being screened in cinemas. Thanks to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and a growing number of other platforms, it is possible to watch most of the top contenders from home.

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‘Don't Look Up’

A pair of astronauts discover a massive comet on a direct path to Earth and try to warn the world but are met with disinterest from the government, the media and world leaders, who prefer not to cause alarm.

Available on: Netflix.
Benedict Cumberbatch, en 'El poder del perro'.

‘The Power of the Dog’

Phil and George, cattle ranching brothers with very different personalities, star in a Western that reflects on the masculinity and sexism of a rural community in Montana (US) in the 1920s.

Available on: Netflix.


The teenage daughter of deaf parents discovers her talent for singing and must choose between keeping the family business afloat or pursuing her dreams.

Available on: Amazon Prime (Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia) y Apple TV+ (US).
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Timothee Chalamet, left, and Rebecca Ferguson in a scene from "Dune." (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)


The second film adaptation of Frank Herbert's sci-fi classic revives the story of Paul Atreides and his arrival on the planet Arrakis, this time from the perspective of filmmaker Denis Villeneuve.

Available on: HBO Max.
This image released by 20th Century Studios shows, from left, Ilda Mason as Luz, Ariana DeBose as Anita, and Ana Isabelle as Rosalia in "West Side Story." (Niko Tavernise/20th Century Studios via AP)

‘West Side Story’

Set on Manhattan's Upper West Side during the 1950s, this new film adaptation of the Broadway musical of the same name revives the ‘Romeo and Juliet’ drama and the feud between two rival gangs.

Available on: Star+ (Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile) and Disney+ (US).
This image released by Netflix shows Andrew Garfield in a scene from "Tick, Tick...Boom!" (Macall Polay/Netflix via AP)

‘Tick, tick… Boom!’

A musical theater composer tries to forge a career in New York and faces a mid-life crisis: achieve success or abandon his passion for something more lucrative.

Available on: Netflix.
Bradley Cooper y Cate Blanchett, en 'El callejón de las almas perdidas'

‘Nightmare Alley’

A low-ranking carnival worker joins forces with a psychiatrist to swindle the upper class of 1940s’ New York.

Available on: Star+(Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile) and HBO Max (US).
Will Smith, en 'El método Williams'.

‘King Richard’

This biopic of Richard Williams (father of champion tennis players Serena and Venus Williams) delves into his training methods and his controversial plan to turn them into elite athletes.

Available on: HBO Max (Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia) and Amazon Prime Video (EEUU).
This image released by Amazon shows Nicole Kidman as Lucille Ball, left, and Javier Bardem as Desi Arnaz in a scene from "Being the Ricardos." (Glen Wilson/Amazon via AP)

‘Being the Ricardos’

This biopic about Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, one of the most popular American television couples of the 1950s, explores their complicated love affair and the political persecution they were subjected to under McCarthyism.

Available on: Amazon Prime Video.
Fue la mano de Dios, Sorrentino

‘The Hand of God’

Fabietto, an Italian teenager, discovers his passion for cinema after a family tragedy while growing up in Naples in the 1980s.

Available on: Netflix.
Cooper Hoffman y Alana Haim, en 'Licorice Pizza'

‘Licorice Pizza’

A teenage boy and a photo assistant experience the roller coaster of emotions of first love in southern California in the early 1970s.

Available on: Amazon Prime Video (US).
Caitriona Balfe, from left, Jamie Dornan, Judi Dench, Jude Hill and Lewis McAskie appear in a scene from "Belfast." (Rob Youngson/Focus Features via AP)


The story of a nine-year-old boy from a working-class family who experiences firsthand the outbreak of the conflict between Unionists and Republicans that tears apart Northern Ireland.

Available to rent on: Amazon Prime Video (US).
This image released by Janus Films and Sideshow shows Hidetoshi Nishijima, left, and Toko Miura in a scene from "Drive My Car." (Janus Films and Sideshow via AP)

‘Drive My Car’

After experiencing a series of personal tragedies, a playwright agrees to direct a play in Hiroshima and strikes up a deep relationship with his chauffeur.

Available on: HBO Max (US).
Fotograma de 'Summer of Soul'.

‘Summer of Soul’

A documentary that relives the six-week Harlem Cultural Festival in 1969, which celebrated Black history, culture and music in the midst of the turbulent struggle for civil rights in the United States.

Available on: Star+ (Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia) and Disney+ (US).
Penélope Cruz y Milena Smit, en un momento de 'Madres paralelas'.

‘Parallel Mothers’

Two pregnant women meet in a hospital ward, and their lives become intertwined as their children grow up.

Available on: Netflix (Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia) and Amazon Prime Video (US).
Enséñame el camino a casa

‘Lead Me Home’

A raw documentary that explores the humanitarian crisis facing homeless people on the West Coast of the United States and the efforts (by both government and civil society) to address the situation.

Available on: Netflix.
Emma Stone en 'Cruella'


A live-action movie that delves into the origins of Disney's famous villain Cruella, a thief with a passion for fashion and a fixation for Dalmatians.

Available on: Disney+.


The short documentary directed by Matthew Ogens follows the story of Amaree McKenstry-Hall, a deaf American football player, and his team after the death of a close friend.

Available on: Netflix.
Dakota Johnson y Olivia Colman en una escena 'La hija oscura'.

‘The Lost Daughter’

On a journey to find herself, a 48-year-old woman recalls her torturous past and reflects on the life choices she has made in the wake of motherhood and raising her daughters.

Available on: Netflix.

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