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Oscar Watching: No Complaints Here

No “thoughts” on these yet. After all, it is just March. (But one caveat: The Weinstein Co. has St. Vincent set for an April release, but I’ve seen nothing official (stills, trailers) from the film yet, so maybe they’re pushing it back for the next awards season?)

Best Picture

1. Gone Girl (David Fincher)

2. Unbroken (Angelina Jolie)

3. Suite française (Saul Dibb)

4. Big Eyes (Tim Burton)

5. Mr. Turner (Mike Leigh)

6. Interstellar (Christopher Nolan)

7. Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)

8. Trash (Stephen Daldry)

9. The Hundred-Foot Journey (Lasse Hallström)

Best Director

1. David Fincher for Gone Girl

2. Angelina Jolie for Unbroken

3. Saul Dibb for Suite française

4. Mike Leigh for Mr. Turner

5. Tim Burton for Big Eyes

Best Actress in a Leading Role

1. Amy Adams for Big Eyes

2. Julianne Moore for Maps to the Stars

3. Michelle Williams for i>Suite française

4. Helen Mirren for The Hundred-Foot Journey

5. Jennifer Lawrence for Serena

Best Actor in a Leading Role

1. Timothy Spall for Mr. Turner

2. Steve Carell for Foxcatcher

3. John Cusack for Maps to the Stars

4. Ben Affleck for Gone Girl

5. Jack O’Connell for Unbroken

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1. Kristin Scott Thomas for Suite française

2. Mia Wasikowska for Maps to the Stars

3. Cate Blanchett for Carol

4. Mo’Nique for Blackbird

5. Meryl Streep for Into the Woods

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1. Miyavi for Unbroken

2. Mark Ruffalo for Foxcatcher

3. Josh Brolin for Inherent Vice

4. Christopher Walken for Jersey Boys

5. Philip Seymour Hoffman for A Most Wanted Man

Best Original Screenplay

1. Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski for Big Eyes

2. Mike Leigh for Mr. Turner

3. Christopher Nolan and Jonathan Nolan (and Kip Thorne) for Interstellar

4. Richard Linklater for Boyhood

5. Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness for The Grant Budapest Hotel

Best Adapted Screenplay

1. Gillian Flynn for Gone Girl

2. Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Richard LaGravenese, and William Nicholson for Unbroken

3. Matt Charman and Saul Dibb for Suite française

4. E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman for Foxcatcher

5. Richard Curtis for Trash

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Donovan Warren

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Donovan Warren loves the wonderful world of film and all that comes with it. He specifically loves long takes, fabulous actresses, and keeping up with the Oscar season - even when it's far too early to make sense of anything.