My Oscar Picks
These are what I WANT to win, not what I think will win. HS/NO means that I haven't seen any of the films and have no opinion.
Best Picture: The Hurt Locker
Posted by Kat at March 7, 2010 01:11 PM
Actor in a Leading Role: Jeremy Renner
Actor in a Supporting Role: Have not seen any, so I'll go for Christopher Plummer because he's Christopher Plummer.
Actress in a Leading Role: I can't decide. I can't believe I'm about to pick Sandra Bullock over Meryl Streep and Carey Mulligan, but I think I am.
Actress in a Supporting Role: Anna Kendrick
Animated Feature Film: Haven't seen any, but I want Coraline to win because it's Neil Gaiman.
Art Direction: Sherlock Holmes
Cinematography: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Costume Design: Haven't seen any, but I've heard amazing things about the use of clothes in Bright Star.
Directing: The Hurt Locker
Documentary Feature: HS/NO
Documentary Short: HS/NO
Film Editing: The Hurt Locker
Foreign Language Film: I've heard good things about The White Ribbon.
Makeup: Star Trek
Music (Original Score): Sherlock Holmes
Music (Original Song): Crazy Heart, although I thought other songs in the movie were better than the nominated one.
Short Film (Animated): Haven't seen any, but A Matter of Loaf and Death is Wallace and Gromit, so...
Short Film (Live Action): HS/NO
Sound Editing: Star Trek, if only for the awesome stuff they did with Wil Wheaton's voice.
Sound Mixing: Star Trek
Visual Effects: Star Trek
Writing (Adapted Screenplay): An Education
Writing (Original Screenplay): The Hurt Locker