Oscars Challenge

It’s Bradley J v. Torey – the first of many challenges the two of us will take on. First up – THE OSCARS.

The Stakes 

We’ll each predict the winner in nine of the major categories. Whoever correctly predicts more winners wins! The loser watches a movie (any movie!) of the winners’ choice. May the best predictor win!

The Predictions

Best Picture
Call Me By Your Name
Darkest Hour
Get Out
Phantom Thread
The Post
Bradley J’s Pick: The Shape of Water
Torey’s Pick: Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri

Actor in a Leading Role
Timothee Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name
Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Actress in a Leading Role
Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri
Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird
Meryl Streep, The Post

Actor in a Supporting Role
William Dafoe, The Florida Project
Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri
Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water
Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri

Actress in a Supporting Role
Mary J Blige, Mudbound
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Allison Janney, I, Tonya
Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread
Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

Animated Feature Film
The Boss Baby
The Breadwinner
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Coco
Loving Vincent

Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Jordan Peele, Get Out
Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird
Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Bradley J AND Torey’s Pick: Call Me By Your Name
The Disaster Artist
Molly’s Game

Writing (Original Screenplay)
The Big Sick
Get Out
Lady Bird
Torey’s Pick: The Shape of Water
Bradley J’s PickThree Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri


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