Oscars 2021 movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and Sky Cinema

From Mank and The Trial of The Chicago 7 to Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm and Nomadland, here's how you can watch 2021's Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning movies at home.

By Becky Gamester-Newton Published: 12 April 2021 - 9.14am
Netflix/Amazon Prime Video The Trial of the Chicago 7, Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm and Mank

The Oscars nominations for 2021 have been announced – and with cinemas mostly closed over the past year, many of the top movies are already available on streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Sky Cinema with NOW and Disney+.

With the Golden Globe winners already confirmed as well, we’ve rounded up the top critically-acclaimed films that you can watch right now or very soon.

Mank

Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Best Director (David Fincher)

Best Actor (Gary Oldman)

Best Supporting Actress (Amanda Seyfried)

Makeup and Hairstyling

Best Cinematography

Production Design

Best Sound

Best Original Score

Best Costume Design

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture – Drama

Best Director – Motion Picture (David Fincher)

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama (Gary Oldman)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture (Amanda Seyfried)

Best Screenplay

Best Original Score – Motion Picture

Available on Netflix

The Trial of the Chicago 7

Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Best Supporting Actor (Sacha Baron Cohen)

Best Original Song (Hear My Voice)

Best Cinematography

Film Editing

Golden Globe wins:

Best Screenplay (Aaron Sorkin)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture – Drama

Best Director – Motion Picture (Aaron Sorkin)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture (Sacha Baron Cohen)

Best Original Song – Motion Picture (Hear My Voice)

Available on Netflix

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Oscar nominations:

Best Actress (Viola Davis)

Best Actor (Chadwick Boseman)

Makeup and Hairstyling

Production Design

Best Costume Design

Golden Globe wins:

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama (Chadwick Boseman)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama (Viola Davis)

Available on Netflix

The Prom

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (James Corden)

Available on Netflix

News of the World

Oscar nominations:

Best Cinematography

Production Design

Best Sound

Best Original Score

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture (Helena Zengel)

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Available on Netflix

Pieces of a Woman

Oscar nominations:

Best Actress (Vanessa Kirby)

Golden Globe nominations: 

Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (Vanessa Kirby)

Available on Netflix

Hillbilly Elegy

Oscar nominations:

Best Supporting Actress (Glenn Close)

Makeup and Hairstyling

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture (Glenn Close)

Available on Netflix

The White Tiger

Oscar nominations:

Best Adapted Screenplay

Available on Netflix

Da 5 Bloods

Oscar nominations:

Best Original Score

Available on Netflix

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Oscar nominations:

Best Original Song (Húsavík)

Available on Netflix

The Midnight Sky

Oscar nominations:

Best Visual Effects

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Original Score – Motion Picture

Available on Netflix

The Life Ahead

Oscar nominations:

Best Original Song (Io Si)

Golden Globe wins:

Best Original Song (Io Si)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language

Available on Netflix

Over The Moon

Oscar nominations:

Best Animated Feature Film

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture - Animated

Available on Netflix

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Sound of Metal

Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Best Original Screenplay

Best Actor (Riz Ahmed)

Best Supporting Actor (Paul Raci)

Film Editing

Best Sound

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actor (Riz Ahmed)

Sound of Metal is available on Amazon Prime Video from April 12.

One Night in Miami…

Oscar nominations:

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Supporting Actor (Leslie Odom, Jr.)

Best Original Song (Speak Now)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Director – Motion Picture (Regina King)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture (Leslie Odom, Jr.)

Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Speak Now)

Available on Amazon Prime Video

Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm

Oscar nominations:

Best Supporting Actress (Maria Bakalova)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Golden Globe wins:

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy 

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Sacha Baron Cohen)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Maria Bakalova)

Available on Amazon Prime Video

A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Oscar nominations:

Best Animated Feature Film

Available on Amazon Prime Video

The Personal History of David Copperfield

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Dev Patel)

Available on Amazon Prime Video

I Care A Lot

Golden Globe wins:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Rosamund Pike)

Available on Amazon Prime Video

The Mauritanian

Golden Globe wins:

Best Actress in a Supporting Role In Any Motion Picture (Jodie Foster)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama (Tahar Rahim)

Available on Amazon Prime Video from April 1

Palm Springs

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Andy Samberg)

Available on Amazon Prime Video on April 9

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Nomadland

Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Best Director (Chloé Zhao)

Best Actress (Frances McDormand)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Cinematography

Best Film Editing

Golden Globe wins:

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Best Director (Chloé Zhao)

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress (Frances McDormand)

Best Screenplay

Available on Star on Disney+ from April 30

Hamilton

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Lin-Manuel Miranda)

Available on Disney+

Soul

Oscar nominations:

Best Animated Feature Film

Best Sound

Best Original Score

Golden Globe wins:

Best Motion Picture - Animated 

Best Original Score – Motion Picture 

Available on Disney+

Onward

Oscar nominations:

Best Animated Feature Film

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture - Animated

Available on Disney+

Mulan

Oscar nominations:

Best Visual Effects

Best Costume Design

Available on Disney+

The One and Only Ivan

Oscar nominations:

Best Visual Effects

Available on Disney+

Promising Young Woman

Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Best Director (Emerald Fennell)

Best Actress (Carey Mulligan)

Best Original Screenplay

Best Film Editing

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Best Screenplay

Best Director (Emerald Fennell)

Best Actress (Carey Mulligan)

Available on Sky Cinema with the NOW Cinema Membership from April 16

The United States vs Billie Holiday

Oscar nominations:

Best Actress (Andra Day)

Golden Globe wins:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (Andra Day) 

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Tigers & Tweed)

Available on Sky Cinema with the NOW Cinema Membership

Emma

Oscar nominations:

Makeup and Hairstyling

Best Costume Design

Golden Globe nominations:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Anya Taylor-Joy)

Available on Sky Cinema with the NOW Cinema Membership

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