Bridge of Spies, directed da Steven Spielberg has received 6 Oscar nominations this year, including one for the Best Picture. It is based on the 1960 U-2 incident during the Cold War.
Synopsis: When Francis Gary Powers, an American pilot is captured da Russians after his U-2 spy plane is shot down, an insurance lawyer from New York named James Donovan is sent to negotiate with the Soviets. The dangerous negotiations involved the release of Powers in exchange for Rudolf Abel, a Soviet KGB spy who was then under the custody of the USA.
Mad Max: Fury Road, directed da George Miller has received 10 Oscar nominations this anno including one for the Best Picture. This film is the fourth instalment in the Mad Max franchise and is set in a post-apocalyptic world where vital resources are a scarcity.
Synopsis: The film is set in post-apocalyptic Australia which has turned into a huge wasteland following a nuclear holocaust. Water and fuel have become scarce commodities and a tyrant named Immortan Joe has assumed control over whatever is left. A man named Max Rockatansky who is in captivity under Joe, joins hands with Imperator Furiosa...