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The Turning Point (1977)

"This film is like Beaches long lost relative." -Mark

"I've said it before and I'll say it again, this film's 2 Best Actress nods should've gone to 3 Women" - Yavor

"I really loved Tom Skerritt in this. I think he deserved a nomination for Supporting Actor." -Tyler

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89th Oscars. Oscar Contenders of 2016 - For prediction, discussion, entertainment purposes only

 discuss on the blog

MID-JULY PREDICTIONS 

ORIGINAL SCORE

 

Tier 1 - Predicted 5

Story of Your Life
Jóhann Jóhannsson (2 noms)
The BFG
John Williams
(50 noms | 5 wins)
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Alexandre Desplat (8 noms | 1 win)
Moana
Opetaia Foa'i
Mark Mancina
Lin-Manuel Miranda
(never nom'ed)
La La Land
Justin Hurwitz
(never nom'ed)
 

 

Tier 2 - Also Could Be Strong

Florence Foster Jenkins

Alexandre Desplat (8 noms | 1 win)
The Jungle Book
John Debney
(1 nom)
The Founder
Carter Burwell (1 nom)
A United Kingdom
Patrick Doyle (2 noms)
Nocturnal Animals
Abel Korzeniowski (never nom'ed)

 

Tier 3 - But Watch Out For...

The Birth of a Nation (Henry Jackman),Loving (David Wingo), Lion (Volker Bertelmann, Dustin O'Halloran), Allied (Alan Silvestri - 2 noms), The Light Between Oceans (Alexandre Desplat - 8 noms, 1 win), Fantastic Beasts and... (James Newton Howard, 8 noms), Wild Oats (George Fenton - 5 noms), Julieta (Alberto Iglesias, 3 nominations)

We don't know who is scoring them yet...
Fences, Silence, Passengers, Sully, The Girl on the Train, Assassin's Creed

 

Tier Extra - The Conscientous Voter
The following films, of interest in score though these are not endorsements per se, have already been released. The conscientous voter will "Consider" early and throughout the year.

Hail, Caesar!
Carter Burwell (1 nom)
High-Rise
Clint Mansell (never nominated)
The Legend of Tarzan

Ruper Gregson-Williams
(never nom'ed)
The Witch
Mark Korven (never nom'ed)
Zootopia
Michael Giacchino (2 noms | 1 win)
 

 

 

ORIGINAL SONG

Tier 1 - Predicted 5
wild guesswork as we won't even know which movies have originals for quite some time

Hail Caesar
"No Dames"
La La Land
"City of Stars"
Moana
"???"
Sing Street
"Drive it Like You Stole It"
Zootopia
"Try Everything"
 
Tier 2. Anything really. It's much too early to know. If you hear anything, please do share it with us on the blog as this category can be awfully hard to find info on before the long list of eligible songs is released.
 

 

SOUND MIXING


Tier 1 - Predicted 5

Rogue One Jungle Book Arrival Moana La La Land
 
Tier 2 - Also Could Be Strong
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
Passengers Birth of a Nation Sully Captain America: Civil War

 

Other films...

All Eyez on Me, Allied, Assassin's Creed, Doctor Strange, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Florence Foster Jenkins, The Girl on the Train, How to Talk to Girls at Parties, The BFG, and Zootopia

 

Tier Extra - The Conscientous Voter
The following films, of interest in sound mixing though these are not endorsements per se, have already been released. The conscientous voter will "Consider" early and throughout the year.

Hail Caesar
The Legend of Tarzan
Captain Fantastic Sing Street
The Witch
 

 

SOUND EDITING

Tier 1 - Predicted 5

Rogue One Jungle Book Arrival Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
Sully
 

 

Tier 2 - Also Could Be Strong

Birth of a Nation Captain America: Civil War Passengers Allied La La Land

 

Others...

All Eyez on Me, Allied, Assassin's Creed, The BFG, Doctor Strange, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Florence Foster Jenkins, The Girl on the Train, How to Talk to Girls at Parties, The Legend of Tarzan, Moana, The Zookeeper's Wife, and Zootopia

 

Tier Extra - The Conscientous Voter
The following films, of interest in sound though these are not endorsements per se, have already been released. The conscientous voter will "Consider" early and throughout the year.

Batman v Superman
Shallows
Legend of Tarzan
The Witch
Zootopia