The 2019 Oscar Race at the Halfway Point: Have We Seen Any Real Contenders?

AWARDS BEAT

”Avengers: Endgame,“ ”Rocketman,“ ”Toy Story 4“ and ”Us“ are among the films that might look like they could be Best Picture possibilities on paper — but don’t bet on them making the cut

On paper, several of the films released in the first half of 2019 have the look of potential Oscar Best Picture nominees.

There’s “Avengers: Endgame,” a blockbuster Marvel movie that could follow in the heels of last year’s blockbuster Marvel movie, “Black Panther.”

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Steve Pond

Awards Editor • steve@thewrap.com • Twitter: @stevepond