Friday, 27 December 2013

OSCAR PREDICTIONS 8 - 3 WEEKS TO GO


Remember the days when I used to publish posts a few days after they were due to be posted? Well, those days have returned! Just 20 days to go. This is basically all that keeps me from jumping off a tall building when Christmas is over. This and the sales.

Best Picture

·          12 Years a Slave
·          American Hustle
·          Captain Phillips
·          Dallas Buyers Club
·          Gravity
·          Her
·          Inside Llewyn Davis
·          Nebraska
·          The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Director
·          Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity)
·          Paul Greengrass (Captain Phillips)
·          Spike Jonze (Her)
·          Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave)
·          David O. Russell (American Hustle)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
·          Bruce Dern (Nebraska)
·          Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)
·          Tom Hanks (Captain Phillips)
·          Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club)
·          Robert Redford (All Is Lost)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
·          Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)
·          Sandra Bullock (Gravity)
·          Judi Dench (Philomena)
·          Brie Larson (Short Term 12)
·          Emma Thompson (Saving Mr. Banks)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
·          Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips)
·          Daniel Brühl (Rush)
·          Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave)
·          James Gandolfini (Enough Said)
·          Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
·          Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle)
·          Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave)
·          Julia Roberts (August: Osage County)
·          Octavia Spencer (Fruitvale Station)
·          June Squibb (Nebraska)

Best Original Screenplay
·          American Hustle
·          Enough Said
·          Her
·          Inside Llewyn Davis
·          Nebraska

Best Adapted Screenplay
·          12 Years a Slave
·          Before Midnight
·          Captain Phillips
·          Short Term 12
·          The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Cinematography
·          12 Years a Slave
·          Gravity
·          Her
·          Inside Llewyn Davis
·          Nebraska

Best Editing
·          12 Years a Slave
·          American Hustle
·          Captain Phillips
·          Gravity
·          The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Production Design
·          12 Years a Slave
·          The Great Gatsby
·          Her
·          Inside Llewyn Davis
·          The Invisible Woman

Best Costume Design
·          12 Years a Slave
·          American Hustle
·          The Great Gatsby
·          The Invisible Woman
·          Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Best Sound Mixing
·          12 Years a Slave
·          All Is Lost
·          Captain Phillips
·          Gravity
·          Inside Llewyn Davis

Best Sound Editing
·          All Is Lost
·          Captain Phillips
·          Gravity
·          Lone Survivor
·          Rush

Best Visual Effects
·          Elysium
·          Gravity
·          The Lone Ranger
·          Pacific Rim
·          Star Trek Into Darkness

Best Makeup
·          Bad Grandpa
·          Dallas Buyers Club
·          The Lone Ranger

Best Original Score
·          12 Years a Slave
·          All Is Lost
·          The Book Thief
·          Gravity
·          Saving Mr. Banks

Best Original Song
·          ‘Amen’ (All Is Lost)
·          ‘Let It Go’ (Frozen)
·          ‘The Moon Song’ (Her)
·          ‘My Lord Sunshine (Sunrise)’ (12 Years a Slave)
·          ‘So You Know What It’s Like’ (Short Term 12)

Best Animated Feature
·          The Croods
·          Ernest & Celestine
·          Frozen
·          Monsters University
·          The Wind Rises

Best Documentary
·          20 Feet from Stardom
·          The Act of Killing
·          Blackfish
·          God Loves Uganda
·          Stories We Tell

Best Foreign Language Film
·          The Broken Circle Breakdown – Belgium
·          The Grandmaster – Hong Kong
·          The Great Beauty – Italy
·          The Missing Picture – Cambodia
·          Omar – Palestine