Oscar Predictions – Danilo Castro

Here are Danilo Castro’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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1THE FABELMANS
2BABYLON
3THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
4WOMEN TALKING
5TÁR
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7THE WHALE
8GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT STORY
9TOP GUN: MAVERICK
10AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER

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)
5Sarah Polley (WOMEN TALKING)
6Darren Aronofsky (THE WHALE)
7Damien Chazelle (BABYLON)
8Alejandro G. Iñárritu (BARDO)
9James Cameron (AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER)
10Edward Berger (ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT)

Best Actress

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

Best Actor

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

Best Supporting Actress

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1Carey Mulligan (SHE SAID)
2Jessie Buckley (WOMEN TALKING)
3Claire Foy (WOMEN TALKING)
4Hong Chau (THE WHALE)
5Dolly de Leon (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
6Dakota Johnson (CHA CHA REAL SMOOTH)
7Jamie Lee Curtis (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
8Janelle Monáe (GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY)
9Laura Dern (THE SON)
10Angela Bassett (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)

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)
4Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
5Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
6Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
7Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
8Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
9Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

Best Adapted Screenplay

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1WOMEN TALKING (Sarah Polley)
2THE WHALE (Samuel D. Hunter)
3SHE SAID (Rebecca Lenkiewicz)
4GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY (Rian Johnson)
5LIVING (Kazuo Ishiguro)
6WHITE NOISE (Noah Baumbach)
7LIVING (Kazuo Ishiguro)
8ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Ian Stokell, Lesley Paterson, Edward Berger)
9THE PALE BLUE EYE (Scott Cooper)
10MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON (Dean Fleischer-Camp, Jenny Slate, Nick Paley)

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)
4TRIANGLE OF SADNESS (Ruben Östlund)
5TÁR (Todd Field)
6BABYLON (Damien Chazelle)
7ARMAGEDDON TIME (James Gray)
8BROKER (Hirokazu Koreeda)
9EMPIRE OF LIGHT (Sam Mendes)
10AFTERSUN (Charlotte Wells)

Best Animated Feature

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

Best Documentary Feature

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

Best International Feature

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1ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Germany)
2BARDO (Mexico)
3DECISION TO LEAVE (Korea)
4CLOSE (Belgium)
5MARS ONE (Brazil)
6SAINT OMER (France)
7ARGENTINA, 1985 (Argentina)
8HOLY SPIDER (Denmark)
9CAIRO CONSPIRACY (Sweden)
10EO (Poland)

Best Cinematography

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

Best Costume Design

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

Best Film Editing

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

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

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1THE WHALE
2ELVIS
3AMSTERDAM
4THE BATMAN
5ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
6THE WOMAN KING
7BLONDE
8X
9BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
10THE NORTHMAN

Best Production Design

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1BABYLON
2ELVIS
3THE FABELMANS
4BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
5AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
6SEE HOW THEY RUN
7BARDO
8THE BATMAN
9EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
10GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY

Best Original Score

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

Best Original Song

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1"Hold My Hand" (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
2"Lift Me Up" (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)
3"Nobody Like U" (TURNING RED)
4"Heartbeat" (LYLE LYLE CROCODILE)
5"Sunny Side Up Summer" (THE BOB'S BURGERS MOVIE)
6"On My Way" (MARRY ME)
7"Carolina" (WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING)
8"Song Chord" (AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER)
9"Now We're Cookin'" (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
10"Good Tonight" (THE BAD GUYS)

Best Sound

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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

Best Visual Effects

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