Thursday, 27 December 2012

OSCAR PREDICTIONS 9 - 2 WEEKS TO GO



My new predictions, perhaps my silliest yet! Although, frequently, the Academy does equally silly things.

Best Picture
   ·          Argo
   ·          Beasts of the Southern Wild
   ·          Django Unchained
   ·          Life of Pi
   ·          Lincoln
   ·          The Master
   ·          Les Misérables
   ·          Silver Linings Playbook
   ·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Directing
·          Ben Affleck (Argo)
·          Paul Thomas Anderson (The Master)
·          Kathryn Bigelow (Zero Dark Thirty)
·          Ang Lee (Life of Pi)
·          Steven Spielberg (Lincoln)
Best Actor in a Leading Role
·          Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook)
·          Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln)
·          John Hawkes (The Sessions)
·          Hugh Jackman (Les Misérables)
·          Denzel Washington (Flight)
Best Actress in a Leading Role
·          Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty)
·          Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook)
·          Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild)
·          Naomi Watts (The Impossible)
·          Rachel Weisz (The Deep Blue Sea)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
·          Alan Arkin (Argo)
·          Dwight Henry (Beasts of the Southern Wild)
·          Philip Seymour Hoffman (The Master)
·          Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln)
·          Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
·          Sally Field (Lincoln)
·          Anne Hathaway (Les Misérables)
·          Helen Hunt (The Sessions)
·          Nicole Kidman (The Paperboy)
·          Maggie Smith (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel)
Best Writing (Original Screenplay)
·          Amour
·          Django Unchained
·          The Master
·          Moonrise Kingdom
·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
·          Argo
·          Beasts of the Southern Wild
·          Life of Pi
·          Lincoln
·          Silver Linings Playbook

Best Cinematography
·          Django Unchained
·          Life of Pi
·          Lincoln
·          Les Misérables
·          Skyfall
Best Film Editing
·          Argo
·          Life of Pi
·          Lincoln
·          Les Misérables
·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Production Design
·          Anna Karenina
·          Cloud Atlas
·          Lincoln
·          Les Misérables
·          Moonrise Kingdom
Best Costume Design
·          Anna Karenina
·          Cloud Atlas
·          Les Misérables
·          Moonrise Kingdom
·          A Royal Affair
Best Sound Mixing
·          The Avengers
·          The Dark Knight Rises
·          Django Unchained
·          Les Misérables
·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Sound Editing
·          The Avengers
·          The Dark Knight Rises
·          Django Unchained
·          Life of Pi
·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Visual Effects
·          The Avengers
·          The Dark Knight Rises
·          Life of Pi
·          Prometheus
·          Snow White and the Huntsman
Best Makeup
·          Lincoln
·          Looper
·          Les Misérables
Best Music (Original Score)
·          Argo
·          Beasts of the Southern Wild
·          Life of Pi
·          Lincoln
·          Zero Dark Thirty
Best Music (Original Song)
·          ‘Learn Me Right’ (Brave)
·          ‘Skyfall’ (Skyfall)
·          ‘Still Alive’ (Paul Williams Still Alive)
·          ‘Suddenly’ (Les Misérables)
·          ‘Touch the Sky’ (Brave)
Best Animated Feature Film
·          Brave
·          Frankenweenie
·          ParaNorman
·          The Rabbi’s Cat
·          Wreck-It Ralph
Best Documentary Feature
·          5 Broken Cameras
·          The Gatekeepers
·          The Invisible War
·          Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
·          Searching for Sugar Man
Best Foreign Language Film
·          Amour
·          The Intouchables
·          Kon-Tiki
·          A Royal Affair
·          War Witch