'Arrival' Nominated for Eight Academy Awards, Including Best Picture!

Well, that'll make your day.

'Arrival' just scored eight Oscar nominations this morning, including Best Picture, Best Director (Denis Villeneuve), and Best Adapted Screenplay (Eric Heisserer)!

Arrival was also nominated for Editing, Production Design, Cinematography, Sound Editing and Sound Mixing. 

A HUGE congratulations to everyone that has worked so hard on this beautiful, very human film that just so happens to be about aliens. And a special congratulations to Denis, Shawn, Dan, David and FilmNation's very own Aaron Ryder on this incredible accomplishment!

Check out the complete list of nominees here