LOGAN and GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 Comic Book Standouts In 2018 Oscar Nominations

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Credit: 20th Century Fox
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The nominees for the 90th Annual Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning, with two comic book-based projects getting the Oscar nod.

20th Century Fox's Logan earned an "Adapted Screenplay" nomination for writers Scott Frank, James Mangold, and Michael Green. They are competing against Call Me By Your Name, The Disaster Artist, Molly's Game, and Mudbound.

Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 charted as a "Visual Effects" nominee, crediting Christopher Townsend, Guy Williams, Jonathan Fawkner, and Dan Sudick. They will complete against Blade Runner 2049, Kong: Skull Island, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and War for the Planet of the Apes.

Overall, The Shape of Water walked away with the most nominations - 13. The full list of nominees across 24 categories can be found here.

The awards will be announced March 4.

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