Final Oscar Nominations Predictions

A mere 15 minutes before the announcement of this year’s Academy Award nominees, I present to you my predictions as to whom we should be seeing being enumerated by Anne Hathaway as the most prestigious films of the year.

Full list of predictions after the cut…

Arranged according to most likely:
PICTURE
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Avatar
Up in the Air
Precious
District 9
An Education
Up
A Serious Man
Star Trek
Alt. The Hangover, The Messenger
DIRECTOR
Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker
Quentin Tarantino, Inglourious Basterds
James Cameron, Avatar
Jason Reitman, Up in the Air
Neill Blomkamp, District 9
ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Inglourious Basterds
The Hurt Locker
A Serious Man
Up
(500) Days of Summer
ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Up in the Air
District 9
An Education
Precious
In the Loop
ACTOR
Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart
George Clooney, Up in the Air
Jeremy Renner, The Hurt Locker
Colin Firth, A Single Man
Viggo Mortensen, The Road
ACTRESS
Sandra Bullock, The Blind Side
Meryl Streep, Julie & Julia
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Gabby Sidibe, Precious
Melanie Laurent, Inglourious Basterds
SUPPORTING ACTOR
Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds
Stanley Tucci, The Lovely Bones
Woody Harrelson, The Messenger
Matt Damon, Invictus
Anthony Mackie, The Hurt Locker
SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Mo’Nique, Precious
Anna Kendrick, Up in the Air
Vera Farmiga, Up in the Air
Julianne Moore, A Single Man
Penelope Cruz, Nine
ANIMATED FEATURE
Up
Coraline
The Fantastic Mr. Fox
The Princess and the Frog
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
ART DIRECTION
Avatar
Inglourious Basterds
District 9
Public Enemies
The Young Victoria
CINEMATOGRAPHY
Inglourious Basterds
Nine
The Hurt Locker
The Road
The White Ribbon
EDITING
The Hurt Locker
Avatar
District 9
Inglourious Basterds
Star Trek
COSTUME DESIGN
Inglourious Basterds
Bright Star
Coco Before Chanel
Public Enemies
The Young Victoria
MAKEUP
District 9
Star Trek
The Road
SCORE
Avatar
The Informant!
Star Trek
Up
A Serious Man
SONG
“I See You” from “Avatar”
“Somebody Else” from “Crazy Heart”
“The Weary Kind” from “Crazy Heart”
“Almost There” from “The Princess and the Frog”
“Down in New Orleans” from “The Princess and the Frog”
SOUND EDITING
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Avatar
The Hurt Locker
Star Trek
Up
SOUND MIXING
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Avatar
The Hurt Locker
Star Trek
2012
VISUAL EFFECTS
Avatar
District 9
Star Trek
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