Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and Isle of Dogs are the Newest additions to the next week of PVR Cinemas’ ongoing month-long”Oscars Film Festival”, which Will Be Operating across 11 cities — Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Noida, Baroda, Nagpur, and Hyderabad — in India, till Thursday, March 7, 2019, well Outside the 2019 Oscars ceremony later this month on Sunday, February 24, 2019.
Both animated films join Black Panther, Bohemian Rhapsody, Green Book, Mary Poppins Returns, and Mary Queen of Scots, which will continue from the first week of the Oscars Film Festival. The two Into the Spider-Verse and Isle of Dogs are re-releases, the former from December and the latter from July 2018.
In its first announcement a week, PVR Cinemas had stated that the lineup because of its Oscars Film Festival would somewhat change every week, which is precisely what is happening here. The Golden Globe-winning Into the Spider-Verse, that is still playing in quite few non-PVR theaters across India, joins the catalog for PVR’s Oscars Film Festival on the road to the 2019 Oscars, alongside Wes Anderson’s Japanese-inspired Isle of Dogs, both of which are nominated in the Best Animated Feature Film category opposite Incredibles 2, Mirai, and Ralph Breaks the Internet. Isle of Dogs can also be nominated for Best Original Score, for the job of Alexandre Desplat.
As with the first week, every film that’s a part of PVR’s Oscars Film Festival will have one screening in each city. Check your regional listings on PVR Cinemas’ official website or third-party ticketing partners like BookMyShow and Paytm for further details.
There is still no Indication of the five missing Best Picture contenders at the 2019 Oscars: BlacKkKlansman, The Favourite, Roma, A Star Is Born, and Vice. Of those, do not expect to see BlacKkKlansman and Roma in theaters because of their subject matter and Netflix launch model, respectively. A Star Is Born remains missing, strangely, despite releasing previously in India back in October. Gadgets 360 has reached out to PVR Cinemas for India release date advice on The Favourite and Vice, and we will update this article if we hear back.