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91st Oscars. Oscar Contenders of 2018 (for the 2019 Ceremony) - For prediction, discussion, entertainment purposes only

 discuss on the blog

 

PREDICTIONS IN ALL THE VISUAL CATEGORIES
(SCROLL DOWN FOR ADDITIONAL CHARTS)

 

COSTUME DESIGN and 
CINEMATOGRAPHY  still tba 

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Tier 1 - Prediction

FIRST MAN
Nathan Crowley
(4 noms)

MARY POPPINS RETURNS
John Myhre
(5 noms | 1 win)

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS
Guy Hendrix Dyas
(2 nominations)

BLACK PANTHER
Hannah Beachler
(never nominated)

PETERLOO
Suzy Davies
(1 nomination)

 
Tier 2 - Or Maybe It'll Be

FANTASTIC BEASTS 2
Stuart Craig
(11 noms | 3 wins)

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS
James Merifield
(never nominated)

MORTAL ENGINES
Dan Hennah
(5 nominations)

BEST OF ENEMIES
Jeannine Oppewall
(4 nominations)

Previous highlights include LA Confidential, Seabiscuit, and Catch Me If You Can

 

THE FAVOURITE
Fiona Crombie
(never nominated)

 
Tier 3 - Other Possibilities

Aquaman - Bill Brzeski (0/0), Annihilation -Mark Digby (0/0), Backseat -Patrice Vermette (2/0), Blackkklansman - Curt Beech (0/0),Colette - Michael Carlin (0/0), House With a Clock In Its Walls - ??? (?), A Quiet Place - Jeffrey Beecroft (1/0), Ready Player One - Adam Stockhausen (3/1), Suspiria - Inbal Weinberg (0/0), Widows - Adam Stockhausen (3/1), A Wrinkle in Time - Naomi Shohan

IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
Mark Friedberg
(never nominated)

THE SISTERS BROTHERS
Michel Barthelemy
(never nominated)

His past triumphs have included Rust and Bone and Frantz

 

 

FILM EDITING

Tier 1 - Prediction

FIRST MAN
Tom Cross
(2 noms | 1 win)

IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
Joi McMillon & Nat Sanders (1 nomination)

BEAUTIFUL BOY
Stephen Mirrione (3 noms | 1 win)

BACKSEAT
Hank Corwin
(1 nomination)

WIDOWS
Joe Walker
(2 nominations )

 
Tier 2 - Or Maybe It'll Be

A STAR IS BORN
Jay Cassidy
(3 nominations)

BLACKk KLANSMEN
Barry Alexander Brown (never nominated in this category)

PETERLOO
Jon Gregory
1 nomination

THE SISTERS BROTHERS
Juliette Welfling
(1 nomination)

THE FAVOURITE
Sam Sneade
(never nominated)

 
Tier 3 - Other Possibilities

Alita: Battle Angel - Stephen Rivkin (1/0), Avengers: Infinity War - Jeffrey Ford & Matthew Schmidt (0/0), Best of Enemies - Harry Yoon (0/0), Everybody Knows - Hayedeh Safiyari (0/0), Mary Poppins Returns - Wyatt Smith (0/0), Mortal Engines - unknown, Mowgli - Jeremiah O'Driscol (0/0) and Mark Sanger (1/1), A Quiet Place - Christopher Tellefsen (1/0), Suspiria - Walter Fasano (0/0), Where'd You Go, Bernadette? - Sandra Adair (1/0)

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS
Unknown
BLACK PANTHER
Debbie Berman & Michael Shawver (never nominated)
 

 

 

VISUAL EFFECTS

Tier 1 - Prediction

BLACK PANTHER

ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR MOWGLI

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

 
Tier 2 - Or Maybe It'll Be
MORTAL ENGINES ANNIHILATION

READY PLAYER ONE

FIRST MAN

FANTASTIC BEASTS 2

 
Tier 3 - Other possibilities for the bake-offs

Alpha, Aquaman, Annihilation, Ant Man and the Wasp, Bumblebee, Christopher Robin, Mary Poppins Returns, Mission Impossible Fallout, The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, A Quiet Place, Paddington 2, Skyscraper, Suspiria, Venom, A Wrinkle in Time, and X-Men Dark Phoenix

JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM DEADPOOL 2
 

 

 

MAKEUP AND HAIR

Tier 1 - Prediction

 

BLACK PANTHER

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS
 
Tier 2 - Or Maybe It'll Be
MARY POPPINS RETURNS FANTASTIC BEASTS 2

DEADPOOL 2

BEST OF ENEMIES THE FAVOURITE
 
Tier 3 - Other possibilities for the bake-offs?

 

Alpha, Aquaman, Avengers Infinity War, Backseat, The House with a Clock In Its Walls, Mortal Engines, Oceans 8, Peterloo, Solo: A Star Wars Story, Suspiria, A Wrinkle in Time, and X-Men Dark Phoenix