Chris’ ‘The Oscars 2016’ Predictions

Feb 25, 2016


February 28th is almost here. Time to hit the grocery store the day before to get your chips, dips, and refreshing liquids to quench your thirst. Why? Well this is the Super Bowl of the Entertainment field. You can wake up on Sunday and watch the E! entertainment channel all day. From the early morning you can find out what  is in the glorious gift bags to what Wolfgang Puck has cooked up for his big elegant post Oscars party. Then come around mid afternoon we will finally see Ryan Seacrest hit the Red Carpet with Giuliana Rancic as they visit with everyone who is anyone in Hollywood. Let us not forget the Fashion Police, who will be criticizing everyone, and the glorious three hundred and sixty degree camera that will let you see every fabulous stitch from all the top designers.  Are you ready? I know I am. So here are my glorious picks in all 24 categories.


The Winner is: The Revenant 

I just do not see this film losing. If it does Spotlight has the next best chance.


Best Actor:

The Winner is: Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant)

I just don’t see anyone else here winning. If someone besides Leonardo wins it will be Bryan Cranston


Best Actress:

The Winner is: Brie Larson (Room)

Hands down favorite. Cate Blanchett  is the only other person I see winning this.


Best Supporting Actor:

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The Winner is: Sylvester Stallone (Creed)

Sentimental favorite in the public’s eye and mine. Mark Ruffalo a close second.


Best Supporting Actress:

The Winner is: Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl)

Always go with a Swede. Close second is Rooney Mara


Animated Film:


Anomalisa , Boy and the World , Inside Out , Shaun the Sheep Movie , When Mama Was There

Winner is: Inside Out




Carol , The Hateful Eight , Mad Max Fury Road , The Revenant , Sicario

Winner is: The Revenant


Costume Design:


Carol , Cinderella , The Danish Girl , Mad Max Fury Road , The Revenant , Scario

Winner is: The Danish Girl


Best Director:


Adam McKay (The Big Short) , George Miller (Mad Max Fury Road) , Lenny Abrahamson (Room) Alejandro J. Inarritu (The Revenant) , Tom McCarthy (Spotlight)

Winner is: Alejandro J. Inarritu (The Revenant)


Documentary (Feature):

Amy , Cartel Land , The Look of Silence , What Happened, Miss Simone? , Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom

Winner is: Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom


Documentary Short Subject: 


Body Team 12 , Chau - Beyond the Lines , Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah , A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness , Last Day of Freedom

Winner is: Chau-beyond the lines


Film Editing:


The Big Short , Mad Max Fury Road , The Revenant , Spotlight , Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Winner is: Mad Max Fury Road


Foreign Language Film:


Embrace of the Serpent , Mustang , Son of Saul , Theeb , A War

Winner is: Son of Saul


Make-Up and Hairstyling:


Mad Max Fury Road , The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Dissappeared , The Revenant

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Winner is: Mad Max: Fury Road


Music (Original Score):


Bridge of Spies , Carol , The Hateful Eight , Sicario , Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Winner is: Carol


Music (Original Song):


“Earned It” - Fifty Shades of Grey , “Manta Ray” - Racing Extinction , “Simple Song” - Youth, “Till It Happens To You” - The Hunting Ground , “Writing’s On The Wall” - Spectre

Winner is: “Till It Happens To You” - The Hunting Ground


Production Design:


Bridge of Spies , The Danish Girl , Mad Max Fury Road , The Martian , The Revenant

Winner is: Mad Max Fury Road


Short Film (Animated):


Bear Story , Prologue , Sanjay’s Super Team , We Can’t Live Without Cosmos , World of Tomorrow

Winner is: Prologue


Short Film (Live Action):


Ave Maria , Day One , Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut) , Shok , Stutterer

Winner is: Day One


Sound Editing:


Mad Max Fury Road , The Martian , The Revenant , Sicario , Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Winner is: Mad Max Fury Road


Sound Mixing:

Sound Editing

 Bridge of Spies , Mad Max Fury Road , The Martian , The Revenant , Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Winner is:  Mad Max Fury Road


Visual Effects:


 Ex Machina , Mad Max Fury Road , The Martian , The Revenant , Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Winner is:  Ex Machina


Writing (Adapted Screenplay):


The Big Short , Brooklyn , Carol , The Martian , Room

Winner is: The Martian


Writing (Original Screenplay):


Bridge of Spies , Ex Machina , Inside Out , Spotlight , Straight Outta Compton

Winner is: Spotlight


Well there you go all my fabulous picks. Let me know what you think. I will be live tweeting on the GWW account so feel free to tweet along and watch all the fun of the Academy Awards with me. You never know what I may say.

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