87th Academy Awards Predictions

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It’s that time of year again! Here are my predictions (although not necessarily my preferred winners). I’ll try to update with the actual winners too!

Nominees Ryan’s Pick Actual Winner
Best Picture – – – – – –
American Sniper
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) X  x
Boyhood
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Selma
The Theory of Everything
Whiplash
Actor – In a Leading Role – – – – – –
Steve Carell (Foxcatcher)
Bradley Cooper (American Sniper)
Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)
Michael Keaton (Birdman)
Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) X  x
Actress – In a Leading Role – – – – – –
Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night)
Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything)
Julianne Moore (Still Alice) X  x
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)
Reese Witherspoon (Wild)
Actor – In a Supporting Role – – – – – –
Robert Duvall (The Judge)
Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
Edward Norton (Birdman)
Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)
J.K. Simmons (Whiplash) x  x
Actress – In a Supporting Role – – – – – –
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood) X  x
Lara Dern (Wild)
Keira Knightley (The Imitation Game)
Emma Stone (Birdman)
Meryl Streep (Into the Woods)

Animated Feature Film – – – – – –
Big Hero 6 x
The Boxtrolls
How to Train Your Dragon 2 X
Song of the Sea
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
Cinematography – – – – – –
Birdman X  x
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ida
Mr. Turner
Unbroken
Costume Design – – – – – –
The Grand Budapest Hotel X x
Inherent Vice
Into the Woods
Maleficent
Mr. Turner
Directing – – – – – –
Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman) x
Richard Linklater (Boyhood) X
Bennett Miller (Foxcatcher)
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game)
Documentary Feature – – – – – –
CitizenFour X x
Finding Vivian Maier
Last Days in Vietnam
The Salt of the Earth
Virunga
Documentary Short Subject – – – – – –
Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 X  x
Joanna
Our Curse
The Reaper (La Parka)
White Earth
Film Editing – – – – – –
American Sniper
Boyhood X
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Whiplash x
Foreign Language Film – – – – – –
Ida X  x
Leviathan
Tangerines
Timbuktu
Wild Tales
Makeup and Hairstyling – – – – – –
Foxcatcher
The Grand Budapest Hotel x
Guardians of the Galaxy X
Music – Original Score – – – – – –
The Grand Budapest Hotel x
The Imitation Game
Interstellar X
Mr. Turner
The Theory of Everything
Music – Original Song – – – – – –
Everything is Awesome (The LEGO Movie)
Glory (Selma) X  x
Grateful (Beyond the Lights)
I’m Not Gonna Miss You (Glen Campbell… I’ll Be Me)
Lost Stars (Begin Again)
Production Design – – – – – –
The Grand Budapest Hotel X x
The Imitation Game
Intersteallar
Into the Woods
Mr. Turner
Short Film – Animated – – – – – –
The Bigger Picture
The Dam Keeper x
Feast x
Me and my Moulton
A Single Life
Short Film – Live Action – – – – – –
Aya
Boogaloo and Graham
Butter Lamp
Parvaneh
The Phone Call X x
Sound Editing – – – – – –
American Sniper x
Birdman
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Interstellar X
Unbroken
Sound Mixing – – – – – –
American Sniper
Birdman
Interstellar
Unbroken
Whiplash X  x
Visual Effects – – – – – –
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Guardians of the Galaxy
Interstellar X x
X-Men: Days of Future Past
Writing – Adapted Screenplay – – – – – –
American Sniper
The Imitation Game X  x
Inherent Vice
The Theory of Everything
Whiplash
Writing – Original Screenplay – – – – – –
Birdman X x
Boyhood
Foxcatcher
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Nightcrawler

Total Correct

17/24

Percent Correct

 70%
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