Movies 2015 Oscars (Academy Awards) Predictions Thread

Discussion in 'Gaming & Media' started by Just Kevin, Jan 20, 2015.

  1. So, I am making this so that we can make our predictions of the Oscar winners this year.

    The show will be taking place on February 22nd.

    I'm only listing the major awards and including a link with all the others.. if you want to predict them then feel free.

    and here are the nominees.. (feel free to copy and eliminate those you feel will lose before pasting as your response.)

    Best Picture
    American Sniper
    The Imitation Game
    Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
    Selma
    Boyhood
    The Theory of Everything
    The Grand Budapest Hotel
    Whiplash

    Best Actor
    Steve Carell - Foxcatcher
    Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
    Michael Keaton - Birdman
    Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game
    Eddie Redmayne - The Theory of Everything

    Best Actress
    Marion Cotillard - Two Days, One Night
    Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
    Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything
    Reese Witherspoon - Wild
    Julianne Moore - Still Alice

    Best Supporting Actor
    Robert Duvall - The Judge
    Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher
    Ethan Hawke - Boyhood
    J.K. Simmons - Whiplash
    Edward Norton - Birdman

    Best Supporting Actress
    Patricia Arquette - Boyhood
    Emma Stone - Birdman
    Laura Dern - Wild
    Meryl Streep - Into the Woods
    Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game

    Best Animated Film
    Big Hero 6
    Song of the Sea
    The Boxtrolls
    How to Train Your Dragon 2
    The Tale of Princess Kaguya

    Best Director
    Alejandro G. Inarritu - Birdman
    Richard Linklater - Boyhood
    Bennett Miller - Foxcatcher
    Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel
    Morten Tyldum - The Imitation Game

    http://oscar.go.com/nominees
     
  2. My picks

    Best Picture -
    The Theory of Everything


    Best Actor -
    Eddie Redmayne - The Theory of Everything


    Best Actress - Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything


    Best Supporting Actor - J.K. Simmons - Whiplash


    Best Supporting Actress - Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game


    Best Animated Film -
    How to Train Your Dragon 2


    Best Director - Alejandro G. Inarritu - Birdman
     
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  3. Best Picture
    Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)



    Best Actor
    Michael Keaton - Birdman

    Best Actress
    Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything

    Best Supporting Actor
    J.K. Simmons - Whiplash


    Best Supporting Actress
    Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game

    Best Animated Film
    Big Hero 6
    (Lack of Lego Movie)

    Best Director
    Alejandro G. Inarritu - Birdman
     
  4. Best Picture:
    Boyhood


    Best Actor:
    Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
    Michael Keaton - Birdman


    Best Actress:
    Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
    Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything


    Best Supporting Actor:
    Robert Duvall - The Judge
    Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher


    Best Supporting Actress:
    Emma Stone - Birdman
    Meryl Streep - Into the Woods


    Best Animated Film:
    Big Hero 6

    Best Director:
    Alejandro G. Inarritu - Birdman
    Richard Linklater - Boyhood
     
  5. I ranked the top 3 as to how I would personally choose them in that order, the only one I couldn't find a clear cut 3rd place was in the Best Actress category.

    Best Picture
    :
    2. American Sniper
    1. Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
    3. The Grand Budapest Hotel

    Best Actor:
    1. Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
    2. Michael Keaton - Birdman
    3. Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game

    Best Actress:
    1. Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
    2. Reese Witherspoon - Wild

    Best Supporting Actor:
    1. Robert Duvall - The Judge
    3. J.K. Simmons - Whiplash
    2. Edward Norton - Birdman

    Best Supporting Actress:
    3. Laura Dern - Wild
    2. Meryl Streep - Into the Woods
    1. Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game

    Best Animated Film:
    1. Big Hero 6
    3. The Boxtrolls
    2. How to Train Your Dragon 2

    Best Director:
    2. Alejandro G. Inarritu - Birdman
    1. Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel
    3. Morten Tyldum - The Imitation Game
     
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  7. I sort of hate awards shows like this. Just a big circle jerk night for everyone in Hollywood to suck each other off and remind one another how awesome they all are. It just feels very contrived and manufactured.