Ahh, my others obsession along with baseball. The Oscars.
I’ve seen all the nominees for Best Picture and Mad Max Fury Road remains my favorite movie of the year. That being said, this post is not about what I WANT to happen. It is what I think WILL happen.
The Best Picture race is wide open and could go to The Revenant, The Big Short and Spotlight. With the Awards on tonight, time to make my official picks.
BEST PICTURE – Spotlight
BEST DIRECTOR – Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, The Revenant
BEST ACTOR – Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
BEST ACTRESS – Brie Larson, Room
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR – Sylvester Stallone, Creed
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS – Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY – Spotlight
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY – The Big Short
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE – Inside Out
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM – Son of Saul
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY – The Revenant
BEST COSTUME DESIGN – Cinderella
BEST EDITING – Mad Max: Fury Road
BEST MAKE UP – Mad Max: Fury Road
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN – Mad Max: Fury Road
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE – The Hateful Eight
BEST ORIGINAL SONG – The Hunting Ground (Til It Happens To You)
BEST SOUND – The Revenant
BEST SOUND EFFECTS EDITING – Mad Mad: Fury Road
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS – Star Wars: The Force Awakens
BEST ANIMATED SHORT – Sanjay’s Super Team
BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT – Ave Maria
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE – Amy
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT – Body Team 12
OK, let’s see how I do. And I am happy that Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller has already won an Oscar before. For what movie you ask? For Happy Feet. Yeah, the dancing penguin movie.
Let’s enjoy the show.