The 2017 Oscars Nominations Are Dropping Soon. See the Full List Here

The 2017 Oscars Nominations Are Dropping Soon. See the Full List Here

With two nominations in the original song category, two nominations for writer-director Damien Chazelle and nods in such behind-the-scenes categories as sound mixing and film editing, "La La Land" now joins "Titanic" and "All About Eve" as the most-nominated movies in the history of the Academy Awards.

Other contenders for Best Picture include Barry Jenkins's Moonlight(which won the Golden Globe for Best Drama), Kenneth Lonergan's Manchester by the Sea, Denzel Washington's Fences, and Denis Villeneuve's Arrival.

Tuesday's Oscar nominations marked the first since the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences instituted new rules to increase diversity among its membership following an outcry over last year's roster of all-white acting nominees. And will the Academy voters finally nominate some black actors after two-years of snubbing them?

The Oscars also rejiggered its nominations format.

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Though "La La Land", "Arrival" and "Hidden Figures" are knocking on the door of $100 million at the North American box office, none of the best-picture nominees have yet crossed that threshold, making this year's best picture nominees one of the lowest grossing bunch ever.

Amazon, however, landed its first best-picture nod for "Manchester by the Sea", which the streaming retailer partnered with Roadside Attractions to distribute.

The 89th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood & Highland Center on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT.

Best documentary feature: "Fire at Sea, " "I Am Not Your Negro, " "Life, Animated, " "O.J.: Made in America, " "13th".