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2015 Academy Award Predictions — All Categories

The 2015 Academy Award ceremony will take place on Sunday, Feb. 22. Here is my breakdown of all 24 categories.

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Makeup & Hairstyling

 

The Nominees:

  • Foxcatcher — Bill Corso, Dennis Liddiard
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Frances Hannon, Mark Coulier
  • Guardians of the Galaxy — Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou, David White

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Costume Design

 

The Nominees:

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Milena Canonero
  • Inherent Vice — Mark Bridges
  • Into the Woods — Colleen Atwood
  • Maleficent — Anna B. Sheppard
  • Mr. Turner — Jacqueline Durran

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Production Design

 

The Nominees:

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Adam Stockhausen, Anna Pinnock
  • The Imitation Game — Maria Djurkovic, Tatiana Macdonald
  • Interstellar — Nathan Crowley, Gary Fettis
  • Into the Woods — Dennis Gassner, Anna Pinnock
  • Mr. Turner — Suzie Davies, Charlotte Watts

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Cinematography

 

The Nominees:

  • Birdman — Emmanuel Lubezki
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Robert D. Yeoman
  • Mr. Turner — Dick Pope
  • Unbroken — Roger Deakins
  • Ida — Lukasz Zal, Ryszard Lenczewki

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Original Score

 

The Nominees:

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Alexandre Desplat
  • The Imitation Game — Alexandre Desplat
  • Interstellar — Hans Zimmer
  • Mr. Turner — Gary Yershon
  • The Theory of Everything — Johann Johannsson

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Original Screenplay

 

The Nominees:

  • Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Nicolas Glacobone, Alexander Dinelaris Jr., and Armando Bo — Birdman
  • Richard Linklater — Boyhood
  • E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman — Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson — The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Dan Gilroy — Nightcrawler

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Director

The Nominees:

  • Richard Linklater — Boyhood
  • Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu — Birdman
  • Bennett Miller — Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson — The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Morten Tyldum — The Imitation Game

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2015 Academy Award Predictions — Best Film Editing

 

The Nominees:

  • American Sniper — Joel Cox, Gary Roach
  • Boyhood — Sandra Adair
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel — Barney Philling
  • The Imitation Game — William Goldenberg
  • Whiplash — Tom Cross

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Breaking Down the 2015 Academy Award Best Picture Nominees

The Best Picture Nominees:

  • American Sniper
  • Birdman
  • Boyhood
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Imitation Game
  • Selma
  • The Theory of Everything
  • Whiplash

 

I have watched all eight of the movies listed above. Now, I will attempt to go through them one-by-one and give a brief explanation of my personal opinion of each movie, as well as evaluate their chances of winning on the big night. Continue reading Breaking Down the 2015 Academy Award Best Picture Nominees