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My 2014 Oscar Picks

My 2014 Oscar Picks

Below are my Oscar predictions for 2014.  Feel free to disagree in the comments.

For only the second time ever, I've actually seen all the movies nominated for best picture.  And last time I did that, there were only five nominations.

Best Picture: 12 Years a Slave
Best Director: Steve McQueen for 12 Years a Slave
Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club
Best Actress: Cate Blanchett for Blue Jasmine
Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto for Dallas Buyers Club
Best Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lawrence for American Hustle
Best Original Screenplay: American Hustle: Eric Warren Singer, David O. Russell
Best Adapted Screenplay: The Wolf of Wall Street: Terence Winter
Best Animated Feature Film: Frozen
Best Foreign Language Film: The Hunt: Thomas Vinterberg(Denmark)
Cinematography: Gravity: Emmanuel Lubezki
Editing: Gravity: Alfonso Cuarón, Mark Sanger
Production Design: Gravity
Costume Design: 12 Years a Slave: Patricia Norris
Best Makeup and Hairstyling: Dallas Buyers Club: Adruitha Lee, Robin Mathews
Original Score: Her: William Butler, Andy Koyama
Original Song: Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom: Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr., Brian Burton ("Ordinary Love")
Best Sound Mixing: Gravity: Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead, Chris Munro
Best Sound Editing: Gravity: Glenn Freemantle
Best Visual Effects: Gravity: Timothy Webber, Chris Lawrence, David Shirk, Neil Corbould
Best Documentary Feature: Dirty Wars: Rick Rowley, Jeremy Scahill
Best Documentary Short: Karama Has No Walls: Sara Ishaq
Best Animated Short: Possessions: Shuhei Morita
Best Live Action Short: Just Before Losing Everything: Xavier Legrand

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