2016 Oscar Nomination Predictions

Picture
1) Spotlight
2) The Revenant
3) The Martian
4) Mad Max: Fury Road
5) The Big Short
if 6) Bridge of Spies
if 7) Carol
if 8) Room
if 9) Star Wars: The Force Awakens
if 10) Sicario
* Inside Out, Ex Machina, Brooklyn, Joy

Director
1) George Miller – Mad Max: Fury Road
2) Tom McCarthy – Spotlight
3) Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu – The Revenant
4) Ridley Scott – The Martian
5) Adam McKay – The Big Short
* Haynes – Carol, Spielberg – Bridge of Spies, O’Russell – Joy, 

Actor
1) Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
2) Michael Fassbender – Steve Jobs
3) Eddie Redmayne – The Danish Girl
4) Matt Damon – The Martian
5) Bryan Cranston – Trumbo
* Will Smith – Concussion, Depp – Black Mass

Actress
1) Brie Larson – Room
2) Cate Blanchett – Carol
3) Jennifer Lawrence – Joy
4) Soairse Ronan – Brooklyn
5) Charlotte Rampling – 45 Years
*Blunt – Sicario , Mirren – Woman in Gold

Supporting Actor

1) Idris Elba – Beasts of No Nation
2) Mark Rylance – Bridge of Spies
3) Mark Ruffalo – Spotlight
4) Christian Bale – The Big Short
5) Benicio Del Toro – Sicario
*Hardy – RevenantTremblay – Room, Keaton – Spotlight, Shannon 99 homes, 

Supporting Actress
1) Rooney Mara – Carol
2) Jennifer Jason Leigh – The Hateful Eight
3) Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl
4) Kate Winslet – Steve Jobs
5) Rachel McAdams – Spotlight
* Mirren – Trumbo, Vikander – Ex Machina

Adapted Screenplay
1) The Big Short
2) Steve Jobs
3) Room
4) The Revenant
5) The Martian
* Trumbo, Brooklyn, Carol

Original Screenplay
1) Bridge of Spies
2) The Hateful Eight
3) Spotlight
4) Ex Machina
5) Inside Out
* Straight Outta Compton, Sicario

Film Editing
1) The Revenant
2) Mad Max: Fury Road
3) The Big Short
4) Spotlight
5) The Martian
* TFA, Joy, Bridge of Spies

Cinematography
1)  – Sicario
2)  – The Hateful Eight
3) Mad Max: Fury Road
4)  – The Revenant
5)  – Bridge of Spies
* The Martian, Carol

Costume Design
1) Carol
2) Crimson Peak
3) The Danish Girl
4) Cinderella
5) Mad Max: Fury Road
* Brooklyn

Production Design
1) The Revenant
2) Cinderella
3) Mad Max: Fury Road
4) Bridge of Spies
5) Crimson Peak
* Carol, Brooklyn, Trumbo, Jur World, TFA, Tomorrow, Hateful

Makeup & Hair
1) Mad Max: Fury Road
2) The Revenant
3) Black Mass
*Concussion, Legend, Mr. Holmes

Original Score
1) Bridge of Spies
2) The Danish Girl
3) Inside Out
4) The Hateful Eight
5) Star Wars: The Force Awakens
*The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road

Sound Editing
1) Star Wars: The Force Awakens
2) Jurassic World
3) The Revenant
4) Mad Max: Fury Road
5) Sicario
* Inside Out, The Martian

Sound Mixing
1) Star Wars: The Force Awakens
2) Jurassic World
3) The Revenant
4) Mad Max: Fury Road
5) Straight Outa Compton
* Sicario, Inside Out, The Martian

Visual Effects
1) Star Wars: The Force Awakens
2) Mad max: Fury Road
3) The Martian
4) Jurassic World
5) The Avengers: Age of Ultron
*The Revenant, The Martian, Ex-Machina, The Walk, Tomorrowland, The Walk

Animated
1) Inside Out
2) Anamolisa
3) The Good Dinosaur
4) Shaun the Sheep
5) The Peanuts Movie
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