Oscar Predictions – Best Sound

Here are the NBP staff predictions for Best Sound. For an overview of all awards predictions, visit our Oscar Predictions page.

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NBP Staff Picks

Matt Neglia
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
3THE BATMAN
4ELVIS
5AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
8THE GREATEST BEER RUN EVER
9THIRTEEN LIVES
10NOPE

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Dan Bayer
1BABYLON
2TOP GUN: MAVERICK
3ELVIS
4BARDO
5THE BATMAN
6AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8THIRTEEN LIVES
9NOPE
10THE FABELMANS

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Zoe Rose Bryant
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
3AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
4BABYLON
5THE BATMAN
6ELVIS
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
9THIRTEEN LIVES
10THE FABELMANS

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Danilo Castro
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2ELVIS
3THE BATMAN
4BABYLON
5ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
8AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
9NOPE
10THIRTEEN LIVES

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Nadia Dalimonte
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4BABYLON
5ELVIS
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
8NOPE
9THE NORTHMAN
10THE FABELMANS

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Cody Dericks
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2BABYLON
3ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
4AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
5ELVIS
6THE BATMAN
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
9NOPE
10THE FABELMANS

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Daniel Howat
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4BABYLON
5BARDO
6ELVIS
7EMPIRE OF LIGHT
8THE FABELMANS
9BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
10NOPE

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Will Mavity
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3BABYLON
4ELVIS
5ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
6THE FABELMANS
7THE GREATEST BEER RUN EVER
8BARDO
9THE BATMAN
10EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE

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Tom O'Brien
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4NOPE
5AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
6BABYLON
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8BARDO
9BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
10ELVIS

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Josh Parham
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
4BABYLON
5THE GREATEST BEER RUN EVER
6THE BATMAN
7ELVIS
8NOPE
9THE FABELMANS
10BARDO

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Ema Sasic
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
5ELVIS
6ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8NOPE
9THE GREATEST BEER RUN EVER
10THE NORTHMAN

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Amy Smith
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4BABYLON
5ELVIS
6ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
7EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
8BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
9NOPE
10THE FABELMANS

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