Sunday, February 24, 2013

Oscar Picks

Well it's Oscar time again and I have to admit, this was a pretty good year for movies! This year's Oscars are hosted by Seth MacFarlane (creator of Family Guy, American Dad, The Cleveland Show, and Ted) so that's new... Anyway, here are my picks for this year's Oscar Nominee's: Enjoy!
(Only select categories featured.)

Best Picture: LincolnSteven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy
Best Director: Steven SpielbergLincoln
Best Actor: Daniel Day-LewisLincoln as Abraham Lincoln
Best Actress: Naomi WattsThe Impossible as Maria Bennett
Best Supporting Actor: Tommy Lee JonesLincoln as Thaddeus Stevens
Best Supporting Actress: Sally FieldLincoln as Mary Todd Lincoln
Best Writing – Adapted Screenplay: LincolnTony Kushner from Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Best Animated Feature: ParaNormanSam Fell and Chris Butler
Best Animated Short Film: Paperman – John Kahrs
Best Original Score: LincolnJohn Williams
Best Original Song: "Skyfall" from SkyfallAdele Adkins and Paul Epworth
Best Sound Editing: SkyfallPer Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers
Best Sound Mixing: LincolnAndy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom, and Ronald Judkins
Best Production Design: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Dan Hennah, Ra Vincent, and Simon Bright
Best Cinematography: LincolnJanusz Kamiński
Best Makeup and Hairstyling: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Peter Swords King, Rick Findlater, and Tami Lane
Best Costume Design: LincolnJoanna Johnston
Best Film Editing: LincolnMichael Kahn
Best Visual Effects: Marvel's The Avengers – Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams, and Dan Sudick