84th Academy Awards Predictions: October   Leave a comment

I can feel it. Oscar season is coming up! And since I have no time to come up with in depth analysis ( caused by a combination of busyness and laziness), I’ll be presenting my Oscar predictions for October for the top six categories. Anyway, they’re ranked based on the likelihood of getting a nomination.


  1. War Horse
  2. The Descendants
  3. J. Edgar
  4. The Artist
  5. Midnight in Paris
  6. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
  7. Moneyball
  8. The Help
  9. Hugo
  10. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
  11. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  12. Tree of Life


  1. Steven Spielberg, “War Horse”
  2. Alexander Payne, “The Descendants”
  3. Michel Hazanivicus, “The Artist”
  4. Stephen Daldry, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  5. Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
  6. Clint Eastwood, “J. Edgar”
  7. David Fincher, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”
  8. Bennett Miller, “Moneyball”
  9. Terrence Malick, “Tree of Life”
  10. Martin Scorsese, “Hugo”
  11. George Clooney, “The Ides of March”
  12. David Cronenberg, “A Dangerous Method”


  1. George Clooney, “The Descendants”
  2. Leonardo di Caprio, “J. Edgar”
  3. Brad Pitt, “Moneyball”
  4. Jean Dujardain, “The Artist”
  5. Michael Fassbender, “Shame”
  6. Gary Oldman, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”
  7. Ryan Gosling, “The Ides of March”
  8. Michael Shannon, “Take Shelter”
  9. Johnny Depp, “The Rum Diary”
  10. Woody Harrelson, “Rampart”
  11. Christoph Waltz, “Carnage”
  12. Thomas Horn, “Incredibly Loud and Extremely Close”
  1. Viola Davis, “The Help”
  2. Glenn Close, “Albert Nobbs”
  3. Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
  4. Michelle Williams, “My Week with Marilyn”
  5. Elizabeth Olsen, “Martha May Marcy Marlene”
  6. Charlize Theron, “Young Adult”
  7. Keira Knightley, “A Dangerous Method”
  8. Tilda Swinton, “We Need to Talk About Kevin”
  9. Felicity Jones, “Like Crazy”
  10. Noomi Rapace, “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”
  11. Kirsten Dunst, “Melancholia”
  12. Kristin Wiig, “Bridesmaids”

  1. Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”
  2. Albert Brooks, “Drive”
  3. Kenneth Branagh, “My Week with Marilyn”
  4. Philip Seymour Hoffman, “The March of Ides”
  5. Viggo Mortensen, “A Dangerous Method”
  6. John Hawkes, “Martha May Marcy Marlene”
  7. Brad Pitt, “Tree of Life”
  8. Nick Nolte, “Warrior”
  9. Niels Arestup, “Warrior”
  10. Alan Rickman, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2”
  11. Armie Hammer, “J. Edgar”
  12. Jonah Hill, “Moneyball”
  1. Octavia Spencer, “The Help”
  2. Sandra Bullock, ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  3. Janet McTeer, “Albert Nobbs”
  4. Judi Dench, “J. Edgar”
  5. Berenice Bejo, “The Artist”
  6. Jessica Chastain, “The Help”
  7. Vanessa Redgrave, “Coriolanus”
  8. Evan Rachel Wood, “The Ides of March”
  9. Melissa McCarthy, “Bridesmaids”
  10. Carey Mulligan, “Shame”
  11. Shailene Woodley, “The Descendants”
  12. Marion Cotillard, “Midnight in Paris”
So, who are you rooting for? 🙂

Posted October 16, 2011 by Nicol Latayan in Awards, Films

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