“La La Land”, the Los Angeles set feel good musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling has landed a record-tying 14 Oscar Nominations. The only other movies to equal that total are “Titanic” and “All About Eve“.
The movie also snagged noms for Best Picture, Directing, Best Actor, Best Actress, Cinematography, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Production Design, Costume Design, Original Score, Original Screenplay, Film Editing and for two original songs: “Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” and “City of Stars.”
Director Damien Chazelle said in a statement. “I am so humbled and grateful for the nominations. I am thrilled that the Academy is celebrating the work of Emma and Ryan, who brought these characters to life with such humanity and depth, and also the work of my college roommate Justin who created the beautiful music.”