'Darkest Hour' charts the British Prime Minister's torment when he is faced with the decision to negotiate with Hitler or to wage war against all odds during the early days of World War II.
Oldman's performance has received rave reviews and much has been made of his dramatic transformation into the character of Churchill.
This involved wearing an incredibly heavy body suit that took many hours to get into and out of, which resulted in incredibly long days on set for the actor.
The movie itself was also up for Best Picture and Best Score as well.
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