Friday, November 8, 2013

The Oscar Narrative: Updated Golden Globe Predictions

My last Golden Globe predictions were plagued by their prematurity. Now I think the dust has settled, the category placements are set, and now here are the update predictions in the genre categories:

Best Picture - Drama
American Hustle
Blue Jasmine
Captain Phillips
12 Years a Slave

Best Picture - Comedy/Musical
August: Osage County
Inside Llewyn Davis
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 
The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Actor in a Drama 
Chiwetel Ejiofor "12 Years a Slave"
Tom Hanks "Captain Phillips"
Matthew McConaughey "Dallas Buyers Club"
Robert Redford "All is Lost"
Forest Whitaker "Lee Daniel's The Butler"

Best Actress in a Drama 
Amy Adams "American Hustle"
Cate Blanchett "Blue Jasmine"
Sandra Bullock "Gravity"
Judi Dench "Philomena"
Emma Thompson "Saving Mr. Banks"

Best Actor in a Comedy/Musical
Bruce Dern "Nebraska"
Leonardo DiCaprio "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Oscar Isaac "Inside Llewyn Davis"
James Gandolfini "Enough Said"
Ben Stiller "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty"

Best Actress in a Comedy/Musical
Sandra Bullock "The Heat"
Julie Delpy "Before Midnight"
Julia Louis-Dreyfuss "Enough Said"
Melissa McCarthy "The Heat"
Meryl Streep "August: Osage County"

1 comment:

  1. Hmm. No Joaquin Phoenix for Comedy Actor? Curiouser and curiouser...