Oscar Predictions – Cody Dericks

Here are Cody Dericks’ 2022 Oscar Predictions. Ranking is updated in real-time, and is constantly changing until the end of the year. Accuracy will be calculated after the winners are announced at The 95th Annual Academy Awards on March 12, 2023.

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Best Picture

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1THE FABELMANS
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
3THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
4WOMEN TALKING
5TOP GUN: MAVERICK
6BABYLON
7TÁR
8AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
9ELVIS
10SHE SAID

Best Director

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1Steven Spielberg (THE FABELMANS)
2Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Martin McDonagh (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Sarah Polley (WOMEN TALKING)
5Todd Field (TÁR)
6Damien Chazelle (BABYLON)
7Ruben Östlund (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
8Joseph Kosinski (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
9Park Chan-wook (DECISION TO LEAVE)
10James Cameron (AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER)

Best Actress

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1Michelle Yeoh (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Danielle Deadwyler (TILL)
3Cate Blanchett (TÁR)
4Michelle Williams (THE FABELMANS)
5Margot Robbie (BABYLON)
6Olivia Colman (EMPIRE OF LIGHT)
7Viola Davis (THE WOMAN KING)
8Emma Thompson (GOOD LUCK TO YOU, LEO GRANDE)
9Jennifer Lawrence (CAUSEWAY)
10Naomi Ackie (I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY)

Best Actor

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1Colin Farrell (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Brendan Fraser (THE WHALE)
3Austin Butler (ELVIS)
4Bill Nighy (LIVING)
5Daniel Giménez Cacho (BARDO)
6Tom Cruise (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
7Diego Calva (BABYLON)
8Jeremy Pope (THE INSPECTION)
9Paul Mescal (AFTERSUN)
10Adam Driver (WHITE NOISE)

Best Supporting Actress

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1Carey Mulligan (SHE SAID)
2Kerry Condon (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
3Jessie Buckley (WOMEN TALKING)
4Claire Foy (WOMEN TALKING)
5Hong Chau (THE WHALE)
6Stephanie Hsu (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
7Dolly de Leon (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
8Jamie Lee Curtis (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
9Janelle Monáe (GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY)
10Nina Hoss (TÁR)

Best Supporting Actor

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1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
6Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
7Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
8Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
9Mark Rylance (BONES & ALL)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

Best Adapted Screenplay

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1WOMEN TALKING (Sarah Polley)
2SHE SAID (Rebecca Lenkiewicz)
3GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY (Rian Johnson)
4WHITE NOISE (Noah Baumbach)
5THE WHALE (Samuel D. Hunter)
6LIVING (Kazuo Ishiguro)
7ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Ian Stokell, Lesley Paterson, Edward Berger)
8BONES & ALL (David Kajganich)
9GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO (Guillermo del Toro, Patrick McHale, Gris Grimly, Matthew Robbins)
10TOP GUN: MAVERICK (Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer, Christopher McQuarrie)

Best Original Screenplay

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1THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN (Martin McDonagh)
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE (Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert,)
3THE FABELMANS (Steven Spielberg, Tony Kushner)
4TRIANGLE OF SADNESS (Ruben Östlund)
5TÁR (Todd Field)
6BABYLON (Damien Chazelle)
7DECISION TO LEAVE (Park Chan-wook, Seo-kyeong Jeong)
8THE MENU (Seth Reiss, Will Tracy)
9BROKER (Hirokazu Koreeda)
10AFTERSUN (Charlotte Wells)

Best Animated Feature

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1GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
2TURNING RED
3MY FATHER'S DRAGON
4STRANGE WORLD
5THE BAD GUYS
6MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON
7THE SEA BEAST
8WENDELL AND WILD
9LIGHTYEAR
10MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU

Best Documentary Feature

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1ALL THE BEAUTY AND THE BLOODSHED
2DESCENDANT
3NAVALNY
4FIRE OF LOVE
5THE TERRITORY
6GOOD NIGHT OPPY
7ALL THAT BREATHES
8LAST FLIGHT HOME
9SR.
10MOONAGE DAYDREAM

Best International Feature

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1DECISION TO LEAVE (Korea)
2ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Germany)
3SAINT OMER (France)
4CLOSE (Belgium)
5BARDO (Mexico)
6KLONDIKE (Ukraine)
7HOLY SPIDER (Denmark)
8EO (Poland)
9ALCARRÀS (Spain)
10ARGENTINA, 1985 (Argentina)

Best Cinematography

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1BABYLON (Linus Sandgren)
2EMPIRE OF LIGHT (Roger Deakins)
3AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER (Russell Carpenter)
4THE FABELMANS (Janusz Kaminski)
5TOP GUN: MAVERICK (Claudio Miranda)
6ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (James Friend)
7BARDO (Darius Khondji)
8NOPE (Hoyte Van Hoytema)
9THE BATMAN (Greig Fraser)
10THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN (Ben Davis)

Best Costume Design

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1BABYLON
2ELVIS
3BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
4EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
5THE FABELMANS
6THE WOMAN KING
7MRS. HARRIS GOES TO PARIS
8CORSAGE
9THREE THOUSAND YEARS OF LONGING
10THE NORTHMAN

Best Film Editing

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1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
3THE FABELMANS
4BABYLON
5ELVIS
6GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY
7THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
8ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
9WOMEN TALKING
10AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

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1THE BATMAN
2THE WHALE
3BABYLON
4ELVIS
5X
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7THE WOMAN KING
8ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
9BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
10THE FABELMANS

Best Production Design

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1BABYLON
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3ELVIS
4THE FABELMANS
5GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
6THE BATMAN
7ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
8EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
9GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY
10BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER

Best Original Score

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1THE FABELMANS
2BABYLON
3THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
4WOMEN TALKING
5EMPIRE OF LIGHT
6WHITE NOISE
7GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
8THE BATMAN
9TOP GUN: MAVERICK
10ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT

Best Original Song

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1"Lift Me Up" (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)
2"Hold My Hand" (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
3"Ciao Papa" (GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO)
4"Naatu Naatu" (RRR)
5"Carolina" (WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING)
6"New Body Rhumba" (WHITE NOISE)
7"Song Chord" (AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER)
8"This Is A Life" (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
9"Keep Rising" (THE WOMAN KING)
10"Nobody Like U" (TURNING RED)

Best Sound

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

Best Visual Effects

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1AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
2TOP GUN: MAVERICK
3THE BATMAN
4EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
5BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
6GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
7RRR
8NOPE
9ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
10GOOD NIGHT OPPY