SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus RRR on Thursday made it to the ultimate Oscar nominations by securing a spot within the Academy Awards shortlist for Best Original Song class for Naatu Naatu. However, followers really feel RRR missed out on nominations for 2 main categories–visuals results and authentic rating, on the 2023 Oscar Awards. (Also Read | RRR song Naatu Naatu, documentary All That Breathes, documentary short The Elephant Whisperers shortlisted for Oscars)
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences introduced the shortlists in 10 categories–documentary function movie, documentary quick movie, worldwide function movie, make-up and hairstyling, music (authentic rating), music (authentic tune), animated quick movie, stay motion quick movie, sound, and visible results.
Some followers expressed their displeasure over RRR being snubbed for the 2 different main categories–music (authentic rating) and visible results. An individual wrote, “Quick Oscars Shortlist takeaways: Wakanda Forever looking good for that BP nod. RRR needed more than a song mention for BP. Everything Everywhere should have more than 2 mentions. Amsterdam having 3 mentions is utterly hilarious(sic).” Another Twitter consumer mentioned, “Biggest snubs – Everything Everywhere All At Once, RRR for best visual effects – The Batman for Best Original Score (sic).”
The broadly in style observe Naatu Naatu from RRR has secured a spot in the very best music (authentic tune) shortlist. This is the third main worldwide nomination for Naatu Naatu.
Released in cinemas early this 12 months in March, RRR is a fictional story set within the Twenties pre-independent period and relies on the lives of two actual heroes and well-known revolutionaries – Alluri Sitarama Raju (Ram Charan) and Komaram Bheem (Jr NTR). The movie collected over ₹1200 crore worldwide.
In a latest interview with Screen Daily, Rajamouli opened up in regards to the mega success of RRR and its prolonged run. “It’s unbelievable. Usually, when we release a film, everything is over in a month, but with RRR it’s different. It seems unstoppable,” Rajamouli mentioned.
Earlier, RRR secured two spots within the nomination listing for the Golden Globe Awards 2023. It was nominated in two categories–Best Picture – Non-English Language and Original Song – Motion Picture. In the primary class, it competes towards the movies All Quiet on the Western Front, Argentina, 1985, Close and Decision to Leave. In the second class, Naatu Naatu will compete with Where the Crawdads Sing, Lift Me Up, Hold My Hand and Ciao Papa.