Archive for March 4th, 2010

Never passing up an opportunity to get my hands on more DVDs, I am entering the VoucherCodes.co.uk Oscar prediction competition.  These choices do not reflect what I want to win, I will those tomorrow; these are cold hard predictions (that will probably all be wrong!).  Any other blogger interested in entering follow this link.

  • Best picture: Avatar
  • Best director: Kathryn Bigelow – The Hurt Locker
  • Actor in a leading role: Jeff Bridges in Crazy Heart
  • Actress in a leading role: Sandra Bullock in The Blind Side
  • Actor in a supporting role: Christoph Waltz – Inglourious Basterds
  • Actress in a supporting role: Mo’Nique – Precious
  • Cinematography: The Hurt Locker
  • Writing (adapted screenplay): Jason Reitman – Up in the Air
  • Writing (original screenplay): The Hurt Locker by Mark Boal
  • Foreign language film: The White Ribbon
  • Best Original Song: “The Weary Kind”- Crazy Heart
  • Animated feature film: Up
  • Costume design: The Young Victoria
  • Film editing: The Hurt Locker
  • Best Documentary Feature: The Cove
  • Sound editing: The Hurt Locker
  • Sound mixing: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
  • Visual effects: Avatar


How did I do? 13 correct predictions and 5 incorrect ones gives a score of 8. A quick scan through looks like most people are coming in with a score around 6 but I certainly haven’t won I can see one person with 10 and another with 14. Lets wait for the official result, well done to whoever has won.






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