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Oscar Predictions
FOR THE 90th ACADEMY AWARDS FOR THE 2017 FILM YEAR / 2018 OSCAR CEREMONY


OCTOBER 20th PREDICTIONS IN PROGRESS
Charts with updates are noted in red

On the chart below you'll see current Oscar Predictions across the board. Clicking on category titles will take you to that chart page for more details and alternative contenders. Discuss the Oscar race on the blog

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ALL OSCAR RACE ARTICLES

 

BEST PICTURE

UPDATED

Call Me By Your

Darkest Hour

Dunkirk

Get Out

Mudbound

The Post

Shape of Water

Three Billboards

BEST DIRECTOR 

UPDATED

Del Toro
Shape Of

Nolan
Dunkirk

Rees
Mudbound

Spielberg
The Post

Wright
Darkest Hour

BEST ACTOR

UPDATED

Carell
Last Flag Flying

Chalamet
Call Me By Your...

Gyllenhaal
Stronger

Jackman
Greatest Showman

Oldman
Darkest Hour

BEST ACTRESS

UPDATED


Hawkins
Shape of

McDormand
Three Billboards...

Stone
Battle of the Sexes

Streep
The Post

Winslet
Wonder Wheel

SUPPORTING ACTOR

UPDATED

Dafoe
Florida Project

Jenkins
Shape of Water

Rockwell
Three Billboards...

Spacey
All the Money...

Stuhlbarg
Call Me By Your Name

SUPPORTING ACTRESS 

UPDATED

Hunter
The Big Sick

Janney
I Tonya

Metcalf
Lady Bird

Spencer
Shape of...

Scott Thomas
Darkest Hour

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

UPDATED

Darkest Hour

Get Out

Lady Bird

The Post

Three Billboards

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

UPDATED

Call Me By Your Name

Last Flag Flying

Mudbound

Stronger

Wonderstruck

CINEMATOGRAPHY

 

Blade Runner 2049

Darkest Hour

Dunkirk
• 
Wonder Wheel

Wonderstruck

COSTUME DESIGN  

 

Beauty and Beast

Greatest Showman

Victoria and Abdul

Wonder Woman

Wonderstruck

PRODUCTION DESIGN

 

Blade Runner 2049

Downsizing


Dunkirk

Greatest Showman

Shape of Water

FILM EDITING

 

Darkest Hour

Dunkirk


Get Out

The Post

Shape of Water

VISUAL EFFECTS

 

Blade Runner 2049

Dunkirk

Guardians of Vol 2

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

War of Planet of the Apes

MAKEUP & HAIR

 

All the Money

Darkest Hour

Logan

FOREIGN FILM

Chile

France

Norway

Spain

Sweden

ORIGINAL SONG

 

 Just wild guesswork until we know which films have songs

Beauty and Beast

Coco

Greatest Showman

Greatest Showman


The Star

ORIGINAL SCORE

 

Darkest Hour
Marianelli

Dunkirk
Zimmer

The Papers
Williams

Shape of Water
Desplat

Wonderstruck
Burwell

SOUND MIXING

 

Bladerunner 2049

Dunkirk

The Greatest Showman

The Last Jedi

Wonder Woman

 

SOUND EDITING

 

Baby Driver

 Bladerunner 2049

Dunkirk

The Last Jedi 

Shape of Water

ANIMATED FILM

 

Breadwinner
(Cartoon Saloon / GKids)

Coco
(Pixar)

Despicable Me 3

(Universal)

Ferdinand
(Blue Sky)

Loving Vincent

(Good Deed)

         

DOCUMENTARY

 NO PREDICTIONS UNTIL LATER IN YEAR

SHORTS, DOCUMENTARY

 NO PREDICTIONS UNTIL LATER IN YEAR


SHORTS, LIVE ACTION

NO PREDICTIONS UNTIL LATER IN YEAR 

SHORTS, ANIMATED

NO PREDICTIONS UNTIL LATER IN YEAR 

 

 

 

sound off on the Oscar race

SEPTEMBER PREDICTED NOMINEE TALLY PER FILM

(parenthesis indicates shift from August predictions)

9 nominations
DARKEST HOUR (+3)
DUNKIRK (=)
SHAPE OF WATER (+4)

6 nominations
GREATEST SHOWMAN (-1)

5 nominations
BLADE RUNNER 2049 (= and predicted most noms without Best Picture nod)
THE PAPERS (=)
WONDERSTRUCK (-1)

4 nominations
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME (+1)
THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE... (+4)

3 nominations
MUDBOUND (-1)
STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI (-1)
GET OUT (=)

2 nominations
ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD (+2)
BEAUTY & THE BEAST (=)
COCO  (=)
LADY BIRD (+2)
STRONGER (+2)
VICTORIA & ABDUL (=)
WONDER WHEEL (-1)
WONDER WOMAN (+1)

1 nomination
DOWNSIZING (-5)
FILM STARS DON'T... (-1)
GUARDIANS VOL 2 (-1)
BABY DRIVER (=)
THE BIG SICK (=)
THE BREADWINNER (=)
DESPICABLE ME 3 (=)
FERDINAND (=)
FLORIDA PROJECT (+1)
LAST FLAG FLYING (+1)
LOGAN (=)
LOVING VINCENT (=)
PHANTOM THREAD (=)
THE STAR (=)
WAR FOR PLANET OF APES (=)

no nominations
mother! (-2)
CURRENT WAR (-4)
DETROIT (-1)
MARSHALL (-1)
THE NOVITIATE (-1)
ROMAN ISRAEL ESQ (-1)
THE SNOWMAN (-1)

 

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