Oscar Predictions – Daniel Howat

Here are Daniel Howat’s 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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1EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
2THE FABELMANS
3TOP GUN: MAVERICK
4THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
5ELVIS
6TÁR
7ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
8TRIANGLE OF SADNESS
9AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
10WOMEN TALKING

Best Director

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1Steven Spielberg (THE FABELMANS)
2Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Todd Field (TÁR)
4Martin McDonagh (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
5Ruben Östlund (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)

Best Actress

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1Michelle Yeoh (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Cate Blanchett (TÁR)
3Michelle Williams (THE FABELMANS)
4Ana de Armas (BLONDE)
5Andrea Riseborough (TO LESLIE)

Best Actor

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1Austin Butler (ELVIS)
2Colin Farrell (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
3Brendan Fraser (THE WHALE)
4Bill Nighy (LIVING)
5Paul Mescal (AFTERSUN)

Best Supporting Actress

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1Kerry Condon (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Angela Bassett (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)
3Jamie Lee Curtis (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
4Stephanie Hsu (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
5Hong Chau (THE WHALE)

Best Supporting Actor

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1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
3Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
5Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)

Best Adapted Screenplay

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1WOMEN TALKING (Sarah Polley)
2GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY (Rian Johnson)
3ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Ian Stokell, Lesley Paterson, Edward Berger)
4LIVING (Kazuo Ishiguro)
5TOP GUN: MAVERICK (Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer, Christopher McQuarrie)

Best Original Screenplay

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1EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE (Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert,)
2THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN (Martin McDonagh)
3THE FABELMANS (Steven Spielberg, Tony Kushner)
4TÁR (Todd Field)
5TRIANGLE OF SADNESS (Ruben Östlund)

Best Animated Feature

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1GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
2MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON
3PUSS IN BOOTS: THE LAST WISH
4TURNING RED
5THE SEA BEAST

Best Documentary Feature

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1NAVALNY
2ALL THAT BREATHES
3FIRE OF LOVE
4ALL THE BEAUTY AND THE BLOODSHED
5A HOUSE MADE OF SPLINTERS

Best International Feature

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1ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Germany)
2ARGENTINA, 1985 (Argentina)
3CLOSE (Belgium)
4EO (Poland)
5THE QUIET GIRL (Ireland)

Best Cinematography

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1ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (James Friend)
2ELVIS (Mandy Walker)
3EMPIRE OF LIGHT (Roger Deakins)
4BARDO (Darius Khondji)
5TÁR (Florian Hoffmeister)

Best Costume Design

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1ELVIS
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
3BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
4BABYLON
5MRS. HARRIS GOES TO PARIS

Best Film Editing

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1EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
2TOP GUN: MAVERICK
3ELVIS
4THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
5TÁR

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

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1ELVIS
2THE WHALE
3ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
4THE BATMAN
5BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER

Best Production Design

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1ELVIS
2BABYLON
3ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
4THE FABELMANS
5AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER

Best Original Score

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1BABYLON
2THE FABELMANS
3EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
4ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
5THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN

Best Original Song

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1"Naatu Naatu" (RRR)
2"Hold My Hand" (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
3"This Is A Life" (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
4"Lift Me Up" (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)
5"Applause" (TELL IT LIKE A WOMAN)

Best Sound

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1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
3AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
4ELVIS
5THE BATMAN

Best Visual Effects

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1AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
2TOP GUN: MAVERICK
3ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
4THE BATMAN
5BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER

Best Animated Short Film

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1THE BOY, THE MOLE, THE FOX AND THE HORSE
2ICE MERCHANTS
3AN OSTRICH TOLD ME THE WORLD IS FAKE AND I THINK I BELIEVE IT
4MY YEAR OF DICKS
5THE FLYING SAILOR

Best Documentary Short Film

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1HOW DO YOU MEASURE A YEAR?
2THE ELEPHANT WHISPERERS
3HAULOUT
4THE MARTHA MITCHELL EFFECT
5STRANGER AT THE GATE

Best Live Action Short Film

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1AN IRISH GOODBYE
2LE PUPILLE
3THE RED SUITCASE
4IVALU
5NIGHT RIDE