It’s our first year of Oscar predictions at You Gotta Get a Critic! We’ve taken a crack at guessing, with a few risky choices along the way. Could James Gandolfini and Amy Adams really sneak in?
Note that Best Picture could be anywhere from 5 to 10 nominees, and there were 9 the last two years. Dallas Buyers Club is on the bubble, but we think it will make the cut.Best Picture 12 Years a Slave American Hustle Captain Phillips Dallas Buyers Club Gravity Her Nebraska Saving Mr. Banks The Wolf of Wall Street Best Director Alfonso Cuarón Steve McQueen Alexander Payne David O. Russell Martin Scorsese Best Actress Amy Adams Cate Blanchett Sandra Bullock Judi Dench Emma Thompson Best Actor Bruce Dern Leonardo DiCaprio Chiwetel Ejiofor Matthew McConaughey Robert Redford Best Supporting Actress Jennifer Lawrence Lupita Nyong’o Julia Roberts June Squibb Oprah Winfrey Best Supporting Actor Barkhad Abdi Bradley Cooper Michael Fassbender James Gandolfini Jared Leto