2009 Oscar Predictions


Here are my predictions about the Oscars. I probably won’t be watching the train wreck is going to happen. I wanted to give my two cents about who will win and who should win.

BEST PICTURE

Will win: “Slumdog Millionaire”
Should win: “Milk”

BEST DIRECTOR

Will win: Danny Boyle
Should win: Gus Van Sant

BEST ACTOR

Will win: Sean Penn, “Milk”
Should win: Mickey Rourke, “The Wrestler”

BEST ACTRESS

Will win: Kate Winslet, “The Reader”
Should win: Melissa Leo, “Frozen River”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Will win: Heath Ledger, “The Dark Knight”
Should win: Heath or Josh Brolin, “Milk”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Will win: Penelope Cruz, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”
Should win: Viola Davis, “Doubt” or Marisa Tomei, “The Wrestler”

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Will win: “Slumdog Millionaire”
Should win: “Doubt”

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Will win: “Milk”
Should win: “Frozen River” or “In Bruges”

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

Will win: “WALL-E”
Should win: “Kung-Fu Panda”

BEST ART DIRECTION

Will win: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Should win: “The Duchess”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Will win: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” or “Slumdog”
Should win: “The Dark Knight”

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Will win: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Should win: “The Duchess”

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Will win: “Man on Wire”
Should win: “Trouble the Water” or “Encounters at the End of the World”

BEST EDITING

Will/should win: “Slumdog Millionaire”

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Will win: “Waltz With Bashir”
Should win: Waltz with Bashir” or “The Class”

BEST MAKEUP

Will win: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Should win: “The Dark Knight”

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Will/should win: “Slumdog Millionaire”

BEST ORIGINAL SONG

Will win: “Down to Earth”
Should win: I don’t care. “The Wrestler” should have been nominated.

BEST SOUND EDITING & MIXING

Will/should win: “WALL-E”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Will win: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Should win: “The Dark Knight”

I did not give a ruling for the short subjects. I did not see them.

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About Branden

Branden: I am just your average movie nut that reviews films. Gives his take on pop culture and Hollywood happenings. Dreams to have his own thriving website and make a living doing what he is passionate about.

Posted on February 17, 2009, in 2008, Award Show Coverage. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. looks like if your predictions come true, it will be a disappointing night for you.

  2. Well, I am already disappointed. So it won’t be such horrible night for me. I am anticipating it.

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