2020 Oscar Predictions

One of my favorite times of the year is upon us, Award Season. This year I have decided to not only Podcast about Award Season with my Co-Host Jacob (Music City Drive-In) but I have unleashed my first Oscar Predictions of the year. 
My picks with fluctuate during the course of the next few months including when the Golden Globe Nominations, Critic Choice Nominations and other award show nominations are announced.

Check out my co-host Jacob Oscar predictions here: Jacob Oscar Predictions

These are my predictions as of 10/26 (updated 11/6)
(My reviews of the movies in the Best Picture race can be read by clicking the link)

Last  Current Film
  1 The Irishman
  2 Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  3 Parasite
  4 Marriage Story
  5 JoJo Rabbit
  6 1917
  7 The Two Popes
  8 Ford v Ferarri
NR 9 Joker
NR 10

Dolemite is My Name 

We talked about the Best Director on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Best Director

Last  Current Director Film
  1 Quentin Tarantino Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  2 Martin Scorsese  The Irishman
  3 Bong Joon-Ho  Parasite
  4 Sam Mendes  1917
  5 Marielle Heller Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
  1st out Noah Baumbach Marriage Story
  2nd out Taika Waititi JoJo Rabbit

We talked about the Best Actor race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Best Actor

Last  Current Actor Film
2 1 Joaquin Phoenix Joker
1 2 Adam Driver Marriage Story
3 5 Eddie Murphy Dolemite Is My Name
  4 Leonardo DiCaprio Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
5 3 Robert De Niro The Irishman
  1st out Jonathan Pryce The Two Popes

We talked about the Best Actress race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Best Actress

Last  Current Actress Film
  1 Scarlett Johansson Marriage Story
5 2 Cynthia Erivo Harriet
  3 Charlize Theron Bombshell
5 4 Lupita Nyong’o Us
2 5 Renee Zellweger Judy
  1st out  Saoirse Ronan Little Women

 

Last  Current Supporting Actor Film
  1 Brad Pitt Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  2 Tom Hanks Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
NR 3 Al Pacino The Irishman
NR 4 William Dafoe The Lighthouse
1st out 5 Shia LeBouf Honey Boy
5 1st out Sterling K Brown Waves

We talked about the Best Supporting Actress race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Supporting Actress

Last  Current Supporting Actress Film
  1 Laura Dern Marriage Story
  2 Margot Robbie Bombshell
  3 Jennifer Lopez Hustlers
  4 Florence Pugh Little Women
1st out 5 Annette Bening The Report
NR 1st out Thomasin McKenzie  JoJo Rabbit

We talked about the Adapted Screenplay race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Adapted Screenplay

Last  Current Adapted Screenplay Film
  1 Steve Zaillian The Irishman
  2 Anthony McCarten The Two Popes 
  3 Noah Harpster – Micah Fitzerman-Blu Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
  4 Todd Phillips – Scott Silver Joker
NR 5 Taika Waititi  JoJo Rabbit
5 1st out Christopher Markus – Stephen McFeely Avengers: Endgame

We talked about the Original Screenplay race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Original Screenplay

Last  Current Original Screenplay Film
  1 Quentin Tarantino Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  2 Bong Joon-Ho – Jin Won Han Parasite
  3 Noah Baumbach Marriage Story
  4 Sam Mendes – Krysty Wilson-Cairns 1917
  5 Lulu Wang The Farewell
  1st out Trey Edward Shultz Waves

 

Last  Current Cinematography Film
  1 Robert Richardson Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  2 Rodrigo Prieto The Irishman
  3 Hoyte Van Hoytema Ad Astra
  4 Phedon Papamichael Ford v Ferrari
  5 Jarin Blaschke The Lighthouse
  1st out Roger Deakins 1917
Last  Current Editing  Film
  1 Thelma Schoonmaker The Irishman
  2 Fred Raskin Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  3 Jinmo Yang Parasite
  4 Tom Eagles JoJo Rabbit
  5 Lee Smith 1917
NR 1st out Michael McCusker Ford v Ferrari
Last  Current Sound Editing – Film  
  1 Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood  
  2 Ford v Ferarri  
  3 Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker  
  4 Avengers: Endgame  
  5 1917  
  1st out Ad Astra  

We talked about the Costume Design race on the Music City Drive-In: Music City Drive-In Costume Design

Last  Current Costume Design Film
  1 Ruth E Carter  Dolemite Is My Name
  2 Julian Day Rocketman
  3 Arianne Phillips Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  4 Jacqueline Durran Little W
  5 Sandy Powell The Irishman
Last  Current Production Design  Film
  1 Barbara Ling Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  2 Bob Shaw The Irishman
  3 Dennis Gassner 1917
  4 Warren Allen Young Harriet
  5 Eve Stewart Cats
Last  Current Sound Mixing – Film
  1 Rocketman
  2 1917
  3 Once Upon a Time…. In Hollywood
  4 Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker
  5 Avengers: Endgame
Last  Current Original Score – Film
  1 Joker
  2 Waves
  3 Ad Astra
  4 Little Women
  5 1917
Last  Current Original Song
  1 Stand Up – Harriet
  2 Cats Song 
  3 Into the Unknown – Frozen
  4 I’m Gonna Love Me Again – Rocketman
  5 Ballad Of Lonesome Cowboy – Toy Story 4
Last  Current Animated Feature
  1 Toy Story 4
  2 Abominable 
  3 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
  4 Frozen II
  5 Weathering With You

 

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