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Oscar Nominations 2013: Who Will Win at the 85th Annual Academy Awards

February 23, 2013 /  by  
 

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – for a movie buff. It’s Oscar season.

The 85th Annual Academy Awards will take place this Sunday, February 24th on ABC. Live coverage starts at 6pm Central on the red carpet, with the awards show starting at 7pm CST. Seth MacFarlane, beloved creator of Ted and Family Guy, will take a stab at his first time hosting the Oscars.

Here are the 2013 Oscar Nominations (my predictions in bold):

Best Picture

Amour
Margaret Menegoz, Stefan Arndt, Veit Heiduschka and Michael Katz, Producers

Prediction: 'Argo' for Best Picture

Prediction: ‘Argo’ for Best Picture

Argo
Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck and George Clooney, Producers

Beasts of the Southern Wild
Dan Janvey, Josh Penn and Michael Gottwald, Producers

Django Unchained
Stacey Sher, Reginald Hudlin and Pilar Savone, Producers

Les Misérables
Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Debra Hayward and Cameron Mackintosh, Producers

Life of Pi
Gil Netter, Ang Lee and David Womark, Producers

Lincoln
Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, Producers

Silver Linings Playbook
Donna Gigliotti, Bruce Cohen and Jonathan Gordon, Producers

Zero Dark Thirty
Mark Boal, Kathryn Bigelow and Megan Ellison, Producers

Actor In A Leading Role

Prediction: Daniel Day-Lewis in 'Lincoln'

Daniel Day-Lewis in ‘Lincoln’

Bradley Cooper
Silver Linings Playbook

Daniel Day-Lewis
Lincoln

Hugh Jackman
Les Misérables

Joaquin Phoenix
The Master

Denzel Washington
Flight

Actor in a Supporting Role

Prediction: Tommy Lee Jones in 'Lincoln'

Prediction: Tommy Lee Jones in ‘Lincoln’

Alan Arkin
Argo

Robert De Niro
Silver Linings Playbook

Philip Seymour Hoffman
The Master

Tommy Lee Jones
Lincoln

Christoph Waltz

Django Unchained

Actress in a Leading Role

Prediction: Jessica Chastain in 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Prediction: Jessica Chastain in ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

Jessica Chastain
Zero Dark Thirty

Jennifer Lawrence
Silver Linings Playbook

Emmanuelle Riva
Amour

Quvenzhané Wallis
Beasts of the Southern Wild

Naomi Watts
The Impossible

Actress in a Supporting Role

Prediction: Anne Hathaway in 'Les Misérables'

Prediction: Anne Hathaway in ‘Les Misérables’

Amy Adams
The Master

Sally Field
Lincoln

Anne Hathaway
Les Misérables

Helen Hunt
The Sessions

Jacki Weaver
Silver Linings Playbook

Animated Feature Film

Brave 
Mark Andrews And Brenda Chapman

Frankenweenie
Tim Burton

Paranorman
Sam Fell And Chris Butler

The Pirates! Band Of Misfits
Peter Lord

Wreck-It Ralph
Rich Moore

Cinematography

Anna Karenina
Seamus Mcgarvey

Django Unchained
Robert Richardson

Life Of Pi
Claudio Miranda

Lincoln
Janusz Kaminski

Skyfall
Roger Deakins

Costume Design

Anna Karenina
Jacqueline Durran

Les Misérables
Paco Delgado

Lincoln
Joanna Johnston

Mirror Mirror
Eiko Ishioka

Snow White And The Huntsman
Colleen Atwood

Directing

Amour
Michael Haneke

Beasts of The Southern Wild
Benh Zeitlin

Life of Pi
Ang Lee

Lincoln
Steven Spielberg

Silver Linings Playbook
David O. Russell

Documentary

FEATURE 5 Broken Cameras
Emad Burnat And Guy Davidi

The Gatekeepers
Dror Moreh, Philippa Kowarsky And Estelle Fialon

How To Survive A Plague
David France And Howard Gertler

The Invisible War
Kirby Dick And Amy Ziering

Searching For Sugar Man 
Malik Bendjelloul And Simon Chinn

Documentary Short Subject

Inocente
Sean Fine And Andrea Nix Fine

Kings Point
Sari Gilman And Jedd Wider

Mondays At Racine
Cynthia Wade And Robin Honan

Open Heart
Kief Davidson And Cori Shepherd Stern

Redemption
Jon Alpert And Matthew o’Neill

Film Editing

Argo
William Goldenberg

Life Of Pi
Tim Squyres

Lincoln
Michael Kahn

Silver Linings Playbook
Jay Cassidy And Crispin Struthers

Zero Dark Thirty
Dylan Tichenor And William Goldenberg

Foreign Language Film

Amour
Austria

Kon-Tiki
Norway

No
Chile

A Royal Affair
Denmark

War Witch
Canada

Makeup And Hairstyling

Hitchcock
Howard Berger, Peter Montagna And Martin Samuel

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Peter Swords King, Rick Findlater And Tami Lane

Les Misérables
Lisa Westcott And Julie Dartnell

Music (Original Score)

Anna Karenina
Dario Marianelli

Argo
Alexandre Desplat

Life Of Pi
Mychael Danna

Lincoln
John Williams

Skyfall
Thomas Newman

Music (Original Song)

“Before My Time”
Chasing Ice
Music And Lyric By J. Ralph

“Everybody Needs A Best Friend”
TED
Music By Walter Murphy Lyric By Seth Macfarlane

“Pi’s Lullaby”
Life Of Pi
Music By Mychael Danna Lyric By Bombay Jayashri

“Skyfall”
Skyfall
Music And Lyric By Adele Adkins And Paul Epworth

“Suddenly
Les Misérables
Music By Claude-Michel Schönberg Lyric By Herbert Kretzmer And Alain Boublil

Production Design

Anna Karenina
Production Design: Sarah Greenwood Set Decoration: Katie Spencer

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Production Design: Dan Hennah Set Decoration: Ra Vincent And Simon Bright

Les Misérables
Production Design: Eve Stewart  Set Decoration: Anna Lynch-Robinson

Life Of Pi
Production Design: David Gropman Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock

Lincoln
Production Design: Rick Carter Set Decoration: Jim Erickson

Short Film (Animated)

Adam And Dog
Minkyu Lee

Fresh Guacamole
PES

Head Over Heels
Timothy Reckart And Fodhla Cronin o’Reilly

Maggie Simpson In “The Longest Daycare”      
David Silverman

Paperman
John Kahrs

Short Film (Live Action)

Asad
Bryan Buckley And Mino Jarjoura

Buzkashi Boys
Sam French And Ariel Nasr

Curfew
Shawn Christensen

Death Of A Shadow (Dood Van Een Schaduw)
Tom Van Avermaet And Ellen De Waele

Henry Yan
England

Sound Editing

Argo
Erik Aadahl And Ethan Van Der Ryn

Django Unchained
Wylie Stateman

Life of Pi
Eugene Gearty And Philip Stockton

Skyfall
Per Hallberg And Karen Baker Landers

Zero Dark Thirty
Paul N.J. Ottosson

Sound Mixing

Argo
John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff And Jose Antonio Garcia

Les Misérables
Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson And Simon Hayes

Life Of Pi
Ron Bartlett, D.M. Hemphill And Drew Kunin

Lincoln
Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom And Ronald Judkins

Skyfall
Scott Millan, Greg P. Russell And Stuart Wilson

Visual Effects

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton And  R. Christopher White

Life Of Pi
Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan De Boer And Donald R. Elliott

Marvel’s The Avengers
Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams And Dan Sudick

Prometheus
Richard Stammers, Trevor Wood, Charley Henley And Martin Hill

Snow White And The Huntsman
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan, Philip Brennan,  Neil Corbould And Michael Dawson

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

Argo 
Screenplay By Chris Terrio

Beasts of The Southern Wild
Screenplay By Lucy Alibar & Benh Zeitlin

Life of Pi
Screenplay By David Magee

Lincoln
Screenplay By Tony Kushner

Silver Linings Playbook
Screenplay By David O. Russell

Writing  (Original Screenplay)

Amour
Written By Michael Haneke

Django Unchained
Written By Quentin Tarantino

Flight
Written By John Gatins

Moonrise Kingdom
Written By Wes Anderson & Roman Coppola

Zero Dark Thirty
Written By Mark Boal