Monday, September 28, 2015

Predicting The 2015 Film Guy Awards

Hello, Bloggers, with awards season currently upon us, I figured that, just for fun, I'd predict what my final ballot would look like for my own awards at the end of the year. Here are my predictions for the 2015 Film Guy Awards:

(Note: Some of these haven't been released yet or are released yet unseen by me. But like I said, this is just for fun.)

Best Picture:
Carol
Inside Out*
Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Revenant 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Director:
J.J. Abrams, Star Wars: The Force Awakens 
Danny Boyle, Steve Jobs 
Todd Haynes, Carol*
Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu, The Revenant 
George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road 

Best Actor:
Matt Damon, The Martian 
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant*
Joel Edgerton, Black Mass
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs 
Jack O'Connell, '71

Best Actress:
Cate Blanchett, Carol 
Brie Larson, Room*
Rooney Mara, Carol 
Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road 
Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina 

Best Supporting Actor:
Idris Elba, Beasts of No Nation 
Tom Hardy, The Revenant 
Nicholas Hoult, Mad Max: Fury Road 
Oscar Isaac, Ex Machina*
Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight 

Best Supporting Actress:
Rose Byrne, Spy 
Julianne Nicholson, Black Mass*
Kristen Stewart, Clouds of Sils Maria 
Tilda Swinton, Trainwreck 
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs 

Best Original Screenplay:
Dope
Ex Machina 
Inside Out*
Spotlight 
Trainwreck 

Best Adapted Screenplay:
Carol
The End of the Tour 
The Martian 
Room
Steve Jobs*

Best Cinematography:
Carol
Ex Machina 
It Follows 
Mad Max: Fury Road 
The Revenant*

Best Film Editing:
Dope
Inside Out 
Mad Max: Fury Road*
The Revenant 
Steve Jobs 

Best Original Score:
Ex Machina 
Inside Out
It Follows*
Mad Max: Fury Road 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Sound:
Crimson Peak 
The Hateful Eight 
Mad Max: Fury Road*
The Martian
The Revenant 

Best Costume Design:
Carol
Crimson Peak 
Mad Max: Fury Road*
The Revenant 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Production Design:
Carol
Crimson Peak 
The Hateful Eight 
Mad Max: Fury Road*
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Visual Effects:
Ant-Man 
Avengers: Age of Ultron 
Jurassic World 
Mad Max: Fury Road 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens*

Best Makeup:
Crimson Peak 
Mad Max: Fury Road*
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 

Best Original Song:
"Can't Bring Me Down" from Dope 
"See You Again" from Furious 7
"Flashlight" from Pitch Perfect 2*

So those are my predictions as to how my own ballot will potentially play out. Now, we shall wait until February to see whether my predictions are true. Thanks for reading!