Sunday, March 07, 2010

It's 2nd most day of the year! The first being Veteran's Day, obvs. But Oscar Sunday is a very close second. Who cares about dumb old Hollywood congratulating itself for its magnificence? I DO!

my picks:

Actor: Jeff Bridges for Crazy Heart
Actress: Sandra Bullock for The Blind Side
Supporting Actor: Christopher Waltz for Inglourious Basterds
Supporting Actress: Mo'Nique for Precious
Director: Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker
Picture: this one is really hard this year because there are so many noms, but I still think Kathryn Bigelow for Hurt Locker
Original Screenplay: Bob Peterson, Pete Docter, and Tom McCarthy for Up
Adapted Screenplay: Geoffrey Fletcher for Precious based on the novel Push
Foreign Language Film: El Secreto de Sus Ojos (i just like the name)
Cinematography: Avatar
Visual Effects: Avatar
Makeup: Star Trek
Film Editing: Avatar
Sound Mixing: The Hurt Locker
Sound Editing: The Hurt Locker
Original Song: The Weary Kind from Crazy Heart
Original Score: Up
Documentary: The Cove
Documentary Short: Music by Prudence
Art Direction: Avatar
Animated Feature: Up
Animated Short: A Matter of Loaf & Death

I did pretty damn good with last year's picks. Let's see how this year goes.