Oscars 2018: read our reviews of the winning films

Four wins for Guillermo del Toro’s sinuous outsider fable The Shape of Water, three for Christopher Nolan’s WWII reprise Dunkirk and two apiece for Churchill drama Darkest Hour and black comedy Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri: read our reviews of the films that got the nods.

For a full list of the winning films, see Oscars 2018: the winners in full.

Best Picture, Best Director (Guillermo del Toro), Best Production Design and Best Original Score

Best Film Editing, Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing

Best Supporting Actress (Allison Janney) and Best Film Editing (Tatiana S. Riegel)

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Best Lead Actress (Frances McDormand) and Best Supporting Actor (Sam Rockwell)

Best Lead Actor (Gary Oldman) and Best Makeup and Hair

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Best Original Screenplay (Jordan Peele)

Best Adapted Screenplay (James Ivory)

Best Foreign-Language Film

Two Oscars: Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song (Remember Me)

Two Oscars: Best Cinematography (Roger Deakins) and Best Visual Effects

Best Costume Design (Mark Bridges)

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