Bridge of Spies, directed द्वारा 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 द्वारा 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.
The Big Short, directed द्वारा Adam McKay has received 5 Oscar nominations this साल including one for the Best Picture. It is based on the novel 'The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine' द्वारा Michael Lewis which is based on the deep financial crisis caused द्वारा the housing market and credit bubble in the USA.
Synopsis: In 2008, a group of four men with deep insight into the दीवार सड़क, स्ट्रीट scenario predict the collapse of several huge banks and housing market owing to their unethical and fraudulent practices. The four men bet on the upcoming disaster and manage to make a fortune while at the same time...