The latest attempt to launch a Universal Monsters franchise flopped as hard as the previous tries, but star Tom Cruise joins co-stars Russell Crowe and Sofia Boutella in bringing the film's total nominations to seven. It is only bested by "Fifty Shades Darker" at eight and "Transformers: The Last Knight" at nine. And while animated movies are rarely up for the top honor, "The Emoji Movie" proudly joins all three of the noms leaders, along with "Baywatch," in the battle for Worst Picture.
Worst Screen Combo continues to be the category to watch with nominees like "Any combination of two characters, two sex toys or two sexual positions" for "Fifty Shades Darker," and "Any combination of two humans, two robots or two explosions" for "Transformers: The Last Knight."
"Winners" will be revealed on March 3; as usual, exactly one day before the Oscars. Below is the complete list of nominees: