How to watch Oscar 2021 movies online in India: Sound of metal, Soul, Trial of Chicago 7, and more

The Oscar 2021 movies are available to watch in India via major streaming platforms, including Netflix, Hotstar, and Disney Plus Hotstar.

The winners of 93rd Academy Awards aka the Oscars 2021 are out! Taking home the award for the Best Picture category is Nomadland, while the 2021 Oscars for the Best Leading Actor and Best Leading Actress have been awarded to Anthony Hopkins for the movie The Father and Frances McDormand for Nomadland. Sound of Metal won an Oscar in the Sound category, whereas Christopher Nolan’s Tenet received the Best Visual Effects Oscar. The White Tiger starring Priyanka Chopra and Rajkumar Rao lost to The Father in the Best Adapted Screenplay category. If you are wondering how to watch Oscars 2021 movies online in India, fret not we have got you covered. Most of these movies, if not all, are available on the leading streaming platforms in the country for subscribers to watch online. Read on to find out where to watch online Oscars 2021 movies in India:

Where to watch Oscar 2021 movies online in India

Judas and the Black Messiah

  • Nominated for: Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Music, Best Writing, Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Won: Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Music
  • Where to watch: Apple TV

While Nomadland is not available on any streaming platform in India yet, you can stream Judas and the Black Messiah on Apple TV. It’s an American biographical drama film about the betrayal of Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party in late-1960s Chicago, at the hands of William O’Neal, an FBI informant. The Oscar movie can be streamed now via Apple TV in India.

Sound of Metal

  • Nominated for: Best Film Editing, Best Picture, Best Writing, Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Won: Best Sound
  • Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video
This American drama film is about a heavy-metal drummer whose life is thrown into freefall when he begins to lose his hearing. In addition to the sound, you’ll love this Oscar 2021 movie for its screenplay, editing, among other things.

Soul

  • Nominated for: Best Animated Feature Film, Best Sound, Best Music
  • Won: Best Animated Feature Film
  • Where to watch: Disney Plus Hotstar

Soul won the 2021 Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film for a reason. The movie follows a middle school band teacher who dreams of being a jazz musician and tries to escape the afterlife to do it. The Soul is a family watch, and the genre is comedy.

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Tenet

  • Nominated for: Best Production Design, Best Visual Effects
  • Won: Best Visual Effects 
  • Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video
This Christopher Nolan’s masterpiece is a must-watch. The action thriller Tenet is based on the life of a secret agent who is given a single word as his weapon and sent to prevent the onset of World War III. He must travel through time and bend the laws of nature in order to be successful in his mission.

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

  • Nominated for: Best Costume Design, Best Makeup & Hairstyling, Best Production Design, Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Won: Best Costume Design
  • Where to watch: Netflix
This Oscars 2021 winning movie is based on the play of the same name by August Wilson. The plot of the movie revolves around three real-life Black artists and legends: ‘Mother of the Blues’, August Wilson, and Chadwick Boseman. Tensions rise when trailblazing blues singer Ma Rainey and her band gather at a recording studio in Chicago in 1927.

The Trial of Chicago 7

  • Nominated for: Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Picture, Best Writing, Best Music, Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Where to watch: Netflix

The number of nominations speaks volumes for this movie. The Trial of Chicago 7 is based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants charged by the federal government with conspiracy, and more.

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One Night in Miami

  • Nominated for: Best Music, Best Writing, Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

One Night in Miami is a fictional account of a meeting between icons Muhammad Ali, Malcon X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown in a room at the Hampton House, celebrating Ali’s surprise title win over Sonny Liston. The Oscars 2021 nominative movie follows their roles in the Civil Rights movements and cultural upheaval in the 60s.

News of the World

  • Nominated for: Best Sound, Best Cinematography, Best Music, Best Production Design
  • Where to watch: Netflix
It’s an American Western drama, based on the 2016 novel of the same name by Paulette Jiles. Starring Tom Hanks and Helena Zengel, the Oscars movie follows a Civil War veteran who must return a young girl who was taken in by the Kiowa as a little girl to her last remaining family.

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

  • Nominated for: Best Writing, Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

The mockumentary comedy film directed by Jason Woliner features Sacha Baron Cohen as Borat. He travels to the US to deliver his 15-year-old daughter as a prodigious bride to the American regime to help Kazakhstan regain its lost pride. The Oscars movie is available on Amazon Prime Video in India.

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    Pieces of a Woman

    • Nominated for: Best Actress in a Leading Role
    • Where to watch: Netflix

    Pieces of a Woman is based on the life of a young couple who are expecting their first child. The birth ends in unfathomable tragedy, leaving the woman grappling with the profound emotional fallout that fractured relationships with loved ones.

    Hillbilly Elegy

    • Nominated for: Best Makeup & Hairstyling, Best Actress in a Supporting Role
    • Where to watch: Netflix

    Based on the bestselling memoir by J.D. Vance, the Oscars 2021 movie Hillbilly Elegy is a modern exploration of the American dream and three generations of an Appalachian family as told by its youngest member, a Yale Law student forced to return to his hometown.

      The White Tiger

      • Nominated for: Best Writing
      • Where to watch: Netflix

      The White Tiger shows how a rich Indian family’s ambitious driver uses his wit and cunning to escape from poverty and rise to the top as an entrepreneur. The Oscars movie is the adaptation of the 2008 Booker Prize-winning fiction novel book with the same name by Aravind Adiga.

        Onward

        The Oscars 2021 nominated animated movie shows two teenage elf brothers, Ian and Barley Lightfoot, in a magical realm where technological advances have taken over. They are set out on an epic adventure to resurrect their late father for a day.

        Over the Moon

        • Nominated for: Best Animated Feature Film
        • Where to watch: Netflix
        It’s a computer-animated musical fantasy film. Over the Moon is set on a life of an adventurous girl who builds a rocket ship to meet a mythical goddess on the moon. The Oscars movie can be streamed via Netflix in India.

                Da 5 Bloods

                • Nominated for: Best Music
                • Where to watch: Netflix

                The American war drama film directed, produced, and co-written by Spike Lee follows four African American vets who battle the forces of man and nature when they return to Vietnam seeking the remains of their fallen squad leader. Watch this epic Oscars 2021 movie on Netflix in India.

                Here are some other Oscar 2021 movies you can stream in India

                  The Life Ahead

                  • Nominated for: Best Music
                  • Where to watch: Netflix

                  Mulan

                    Love and Monsters

                    • Nominated for: Best Visual Effects
                    • Where to watch: Netflix

                    The Midnight Sky

                    • Nominated for: Best Visual Effects
                    • Where to watch: Netflix

                    The One and Only Ivan