La La Land earned 14 Academy Award nominations, tying the record of the classic 1950 “All About Eve” directed by  Joseph L. Mankiewicz and 1997’s Titanic directed by James Cameron. The film also earned 7 Golden Globe Awards, winning all seven of the awards for which it received nominations including best motion picture – musical or comedy, best director, best screenplay, best score and acting awards for its stars.

Damien Chazelle’s 2014 “Whiplash” earned five Academy Awards nominations winning three, among numerous other nominations and awards. Learn more about Damien Chazelle on Wikipedia.

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