Sunday, March 7, 2010

Oscar Predictions

Best Picture
The Blind Side
District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire
A Serious Man
Up in the Air
Will Win: The Hurt Locker
Should Win: Inglourious Basterds
My Prediction: The Hurt Locker
My fave: Up

Actor in a Leading Role
Jeff Bridges in “Crazy Heart”
George Clooney in “Up in the Air”
Colin Firth in “A Single Man”
Morgan Freeman in “Invictus”
Jeremy Renner in “The Hurt Locker”

Will Win: Jeff Bridges
Should Win: Colin Firth
My Prediction: Jeff Bridges
My fave: George Clooney
Actor in a Supporting Role
Matt Damon in “Invictus”
Woody Harrelson in “The Messenger”
Christopher Plummer in “The Last Station”
Stanley Tucci in “The Lovely Bones”
Christoph Waltz in “Inglourious Basterds”
Will Win: Christoph Waltz
Should Win: Stanley Tucci
My Prediction: Christoph Waltz
My fave: Christoph Waltz
Actress in a Leading Role
Sandra Bullock in “The Blind Side”
Helen Mirren in “The Last Station”
Carey Mulligan in “An Education”
Gabourey Sidibe in “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”
Meryl Streep in “Julie & Julia”
Will Win: Sandra Bullock
Should Win:
Sandra Bullock
My Prediction: Sandra Bullock
My fave: Sandra Bullock/Carey Mulligan (tie)
Actress in a Supporting Role
Penélope Cruz in “Nine”
Vera Farmiga in “Up in the Air”
Maggie Gyllenhaal in “Crazy Heart”
Anna Kendrick in “Up in the Air”
Mo’Nique in “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”
Will Win: Monique
Should Win: Vera Farmiga
My Prediction: Monique
My fave: Penelope Cruz
Animated Feature Film
Fantastic Mr. Fox
The Princess and the Frog
The Secret of Kells
Will Win: Up
Should Win: Up
My Prediction: Up
My fave: Up
“Avatar” James Cameron
“The Hurt Locker” Kathryn Bigelow
“Inglourious Basterds” Quentin Tarantino
“Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire” Lee Daniels
“Up in the Air” Jason Reitman

Will Win: Kathryn Bigelow
Should Win: James Cameron
My Prediction: Kathryn Bigelow
My fave: Quentin Tarantino