2020 Oscar Predictions


In the words of Redman, "Tonight's da Night!"
After the backlash from Green Book capturing Best Picture at last year's awards, I am predicting a correction this year. 

Bold - prediction
* - My personal pick

Best Picture

Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Little Women
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood*
Marriage Story

Actress in a Supporting Role

Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell
Laura Dern, Marriage Story*
Scarlett Johansson, Jojo Rabbit
Florence Pugh, Little Women
Margot Robbie, Bombshell

Actor in a Supporting Role

Tom Hanks,  A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins,  The Two Popes
Al Pacino,  The Irishman
Joe Pesci,  The Irishman
Brad Pitt,  Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood*

Foreign Langauge

South Korea, Parasite*
Spain, Pain and Glory
France, Les Misérables
North Macedonia,  Honeyland
Poland, Corpus Christi

Documentary Feature

American Factory
The Edge of Democracy
For Sama
The Cave

Original Song

"I'm Standing With You," - Breakthrough
"Into the Unknown," - Frozen II
"Stand Up" - Harriet
"(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again" - Rocketman*
"I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away" - Toy Story 4

Animated Feature Film

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
I Lost My Body
Missing Link
Toy Story 4

Adapted Screenplay

The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Little Women
The Two Popes

Original Screenplay

Marriage Story
Once Upon a Time in... Hollywood
Knives Out

Actor in a Leading Role

Antonio Banderas,  Pain and Glory
Leonardo DiCaprio,  Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood
Adam Driver,  Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix,  Joker*
Jonathan Pryce, The Two Popes

Actress in a Leading Role

Cynthia Erivo,  Harriet
Scarlett Johansson,  Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan,  Little Women
Renée Zellweger,  Judy*
Charlize Theron,  Bombshell


Martin Scorsese, The Irishman
Quentin Tarantino,  Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood*
Bong Joon-ho,  Parasite
Sam Mendes,  1917
Todd Phillips,  Joker


Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
The Irishman
The Lighthouse* 

Original Score

1917, Thomas Newman
Joker, Hildur Guðnadóttir*
Little Women, Alexandre Desplat
Marriage Story, Randy Newman
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, John Williams


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