Oscar Predictions

I wasn’t intending to formally publish my predictions for the Oscars that are less than two weeks away, but I gave up my picks on the Oscar Contest. Nick from Voucher Codes wanted me to publish my picks to enter another Oscar pool. I will do something a little different. I will have the vanilla predictions and the predictions that I want to see happen. I will publish the vanilla one for the Oscar Pool.

VANILLA OSCAR PREDICTIONS

Best PictureThe Hurt Locker

Best Director – Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker

Best Actor – Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart

Best Actress – Meryl Streep, Julie & Julia

Best Supporting Actor – Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

Best Supporting Actress – Mo’Nique, Precious

Best Adapted Screenplay – Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner, Up in the Air

Best Original Screenplay – Mark Boal, The Hurt Locker

Best Animated FeatureUp

Best Foreign Language FilmThe White Ribbon

Best Art DirectionAvatar

Best CinematographyAvatar

Best Costume DesignThe Young Victoria

Best DocumentaryThe Cove

Best Film EditingThe Hurt Locker

Best MakeupThe Young Victoria

Best Original ScoreUp

Best Original Song – “The Weary Kind”, Crazy Heart

Best Visual EffectsAvatar

MY DREAM PICKS

Best PictureThe Hurt Locker

Best Director – Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker

Best Actor – Colin Firth, A Single Man

Best Actress – Carey Mulligan, An Education

Best Supporting Actor – Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

Best Supporting Actress – Mo’Nique, Precious

Best Adapted Screenplay – Nick Hornby, An Education

Best Original Screenplay – Quentin Tarantino, Inglourious Basterds

Best Animated Feature Fantastic Mr. Fox

Best Foreign Language Film The Secret of Their Eyes

Best Art DirectionThe Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

Best Cinematography – Inglourious Basterds

Best Costume DesignBright Star

Best DocumentaryFood, Inc.

Best Film EditingThe Hurt Locker

Best MakeupStar Trek

Best Original ScoreThe Hurt Locker

Best Original Song – “Almost There”, The Princess and the Frog

Best Visual EffectsDistrict 9

Those are my predictions. I’m more invested in this year than last year. Let’s see what happens.

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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 24, 2010, in Award Show Coverage and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. You’re in that too? Good luck man I hope one of is gets it.

  2. Here’s hoping the Academy pulls its head out and gives Carey Mulligan the attention she deserves.

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