39: Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins was made with a low budget of only about $30 million and released in 2016. After its release, the critics loved the film as it went on to be nominated for two Oscars, including Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for Meryl Streep and Best Achievement in Costume Design for Consolata Boyle.

In just a couple weeks, we’ll find out whether or not those nominations pan out at the Academy Awards on February 26th. If you’ve seen all of the Oscar nominations this year, you probably watched Foster Florence Jenkins. But how true to history is what you saw on screen?



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