The Oscars: And the Winners Are…

Two weeks ago, I made my Oscar predictions. How did I do? Check the results below. The winner is in bold and my choices are indicated with “MY PICK.”

Best Actor

Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher”

Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper”

Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Imitation Game”

Michael Keaton, “Birdman”

Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything” – MY PICK

Best Actress

Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night”

Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything”

Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”

Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl” – MY PICK

Reese Witherspoon, “Wild”

Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall, “The Judge”

Ethan Hawke, “Boyhood”

Edward Norton, “Birdman”

Mark Ruffalo, “Foxcatcher”

J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash” – MY PICK

Best Supporting Actress

Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood” – MY PICK

Meryl Streep, “Into the Woods”

Laura Dern, “Wild”

Keira Knightley, “The Imitation Game”

Emma Stone, “Birdman”


Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman”

Richard Linklater, “Boyhood” – MY PICK

Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher”

Wes Anderson, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

Morten Tyldum, “The Imitation Game”

Adapted Screenplay

“American Sniper”

“The Imitation Game”

“Inherent Vice”

“The Theory of Everything” – MY PICK


Original Screenplay


“Boyhood” – MY PICK


“The Grand Budapest Hotel”


Best Picture

“American Sniper”


“Boyhood” – MY PICK

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”

“The Imitation Game”


“The Theory of Everything”


In case you missed some of the movies nominated for Best Picture, here they are as acted out by pugs.

As you can see, I did awful. How did you do?

2 thoughts on “The Oscars: And the Winners Are…

  1. Joan Whitten says:

    Leave it to Hollywood to pick a story about a washed up actor instead of excellent movies that not only have superb acting but real life meaningful
    situations and people.

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