HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 22: A general view of Oscar Statuettes backstage during the 87th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Thea
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The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road, Spotlight and The Big Short were among the prestigious films to get Academy Award nominees when the Oscar noms were announced on Thursday morning (Jan. 14).

This year's Best Picture nominees are The Big Short, Bridge of Spies, Brooklyn, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Martian, The Revenant, Room and Spotlight. Cate Blanchett, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Sylvester Stallone, Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo and Rooney Mara all scored key nominations in the acting categories.

Meanwhile, songs by Lady Gaga, The Weeknd and Sam Smith were nominated for best original song. Chris Rock will host the 88th Academy Awards, taking place on Feb. 28.

Check out the full Oscar nominations list below:

Best Motion Picture 

The Big Short 
Bridge of Spies 
Brooklyn 
Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Martian 
The Revenant 
Room 
Spotlight 

Best Actor

Bryan Cranston, Trumbo 
Matt Damon, The Martian 
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant 
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs 
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl 

Best Actress

Cate Blanchett, Carol 
Brie Larson, Room 
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy 
Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years 
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn 

Best Director

Adam McKay, The Big Short 
George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road 
Alejandro González Iñárritu, The Revenant 
Lenny Abrahamson, Room 
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight 

Best Supporting Actor

Christian Bale, The Big Short 
Tom Hardy, The Revenant 
Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight 
Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies 
Sylvester Stallone, Creed 

Best Supporting Actress

Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Rooney Mara, Carol 
Rachel McAdams, Spotlight 
Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl 
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Best Sound Editing

Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Martian 
The Revenant 
Sicario 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Costume Design

Carol 
Cinderella 
The Danish Girl 
Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Revenant 

Best Sound Mixing

Bridge of Spies
Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Martian 
The Revenant 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Original Song

"Earned It" 
"Manta Ray" 
"Simple Song No. 3" 
"Till It Happens to You" 
"Writing's on the Wall"

Animated Feature Film

Anomolisa
Boy and the World
Inside Out
Shaun the Sheep Movie
When Marie Was There

Documentary Feature

Amy
Cartel Land
The Look of Silence
What Happened, Miss Simone?
Winter on Fire

Documentary Short

Body Team
Chau, Beyong the Lines
Flaude Lanzmann
A Girl in the River
Last Day of Freedom

Makeup and Hairstyling

Mad Max: Fury Road
The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
The Revenant

Animated Short

Bear Story
Prologue
Sanjay's Super Team
We Can't Leave Without Cosmos
World of Tomorrow

Film Editing

The Big Short
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Revanant
Spotlight
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Foreign Language Film

Embrace of the Serpent
Mustang
Son of Saul
Theeb
A War

Original Score

Bridge of Spies
Carol
The Hateful Eight
Sicario
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Production Design

Bridge of Spies
The Danish Girl
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant

Visual Effects

Ex Machina
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Adapted Screenplay

The Big Short
Brooklyn
Carol
The Martian
Room

Original Screenplay

Bridge of Spies
Ex Machina
Inside Out
Spotlight
Straight Outta Compton