My Oscar predictions *Updated with results*

**UPDATED WITH RESULTS** 
I got most of them correct 🙂

My Oscar predictions (not all categories are listed here):

Best Actor
George Clooney (Michael Clayton)
Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood)
Johnny Depp (Sweeney Todd)
Tommy Lee Jones  (In the Valley of Elah)
Viggo Mortensen  (Eastern Promises)

Who I want to see win: Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood)
Who will probably win: Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood)
Who Won: Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood)

 Daniel Day-Lewis

Best Supporting Actor
Casey Affleck  (The Assassination of Jesse James)
Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men)
Philip Seymour Hoffman (Charlie Wilson’s War)
Hal Holbrook (Into the Wild)
Tom Wilkinson (Michael Clayton)

Who I want to see win: Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men)
Who will probably win: Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men)
Who Won: Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men)

 Javier Bardem

Best Actress
Cate Blanchett (Elizabeth: The Golden Age)
Julie Christie (Away from Her)
Marion Cotillard (La Vie en Rose)
Laura Linney (The Savages)
Ellen Page (Juno)

Who I want to see win: Ellen Page (Juno)
Who will probably win: Marion Cotillard (La Vie en Rose)
Who Won: Marion Cotillard (La Vie en Rose)

Marion Cotillard

Best Supporting actress
Cate Blanchett (I’m Not There)
Ruby Dee (American Gangster)
Saoirse Ronan (Atonement)
Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone)
Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton)

Who I want to see win: Cate Blanchett (I’m Not There)
Who will probably win: Ruby Dee (American Gangster)
Who Won: Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton)

Ruby Dee

Best animated feature film
Persepolis
Ratatouille
Surf’s Up

Who I want to see win: Ratatouille
Who will probably win: Ratatouille
Who Won: Ratatouille

Ratatouille

Best art direction
American Gangster
Atonement
The Golden Compass
Sweeney Todd
There Will Be Blood

Who I want to see win: Sweeney Todd
Who will probably win: Sweeney Todd
Who Won: Sweeney Todd

Best costume design
Across the Universe
Atonement
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
La Vie en Rose
Sweeney Todd

Who I want to see win: Sweeney Todd
Who will probably win: Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Who Won: Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Best Director
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly – Julian Schnabel
Juno – Jason Reitman
Michael Clayton –  Tony Gilroy
No Country for Old Men – Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
There Will Be Blood – Paul Thomas Anderson

Who I want to see win: Coen Brothers
Who will probably win: Coen Brothers
Who Won: Coen Brothers

Best Original score
Atonement
The Kite
Michael Clayton
Ratatouille
3:10 to Yuma

Who I want to see win: Ratatouille
Who will probably win: Anything other than Ratatouille
Who Won: Atonement

Best Original song
“Falling Slowly” from “Once”
“Happy Working Song” from “Enchanted”
“Raise It Up” from “August Rush”
“So Close” from “Enchanted”
“That’s How You Know” from “Enchanted”

Who I want to see win: “That’s How You Know” from “Enchanted”
Who will probably win: Anything other than Enchanted
Who Won: “Falling Slowly”  from “Once”

Best visual effects
The Golden Compass
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
Transformers

Who I want to see win: Transformers
Who will probably win: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
Who Won: The Golden Compass

Best Adapted screenplay
Atonement
Away from Her
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Who I want to see win: There Will Be Blood
Who will probably win: No Country for Old Men
Who Won: No Country for Old Men

Original screenplay
Juno
Lars and the Real Girl
Michael Clayton
Ratatouille
The Savages

Who I want to see win: Juno
Who will probably win: Juno
Who Won: Juno

Juno

Best Film
Atonement
Juno
Michael Clayton
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Who I want to see win: JUNO 
Who will probably win: No Country for Old Men
Who Won: No Country for Old Men

No Country For Old Men

Will update this later with the results. Can’t wait to see if my predictions hit or miss.

**UPDATED WITH RESULTS** 
I got most of them correct 🙂

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