10 Days of Oscars: 2013 Predictions

BY: DIANA SANGLAB

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The events following December 21, 2012 brought post-apocalyptical movies to welcome us in 2013, but now that it's Valentine's Day, there are officially 10 days until the 85th Academy Awards! If you haven't already been trying to predict who would be the winners, you can start predicting today along with us. Here's my take on the 2013 Oscars winners in all of the categories except for Short Film.

Best Motion Picture of the Year – “Argo”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role – Daniel Day-Lewis for “Lincoln”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role – Jessica Chastain for “Zero Dark Thirty”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role – Tommy Lee Jones for “Lincoln”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role – Anne Hathaway for “Les Miserables”

Best Achievement in Directing: Steven Spielberg for “Lincoln”

Best Writing, Original Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino for “Django Unchained”

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay: Tony Kushner for “Lincoln”

Best Animated Feature Film of the Year: “FrankenWeenie”

Best Foreign Language Film of the Year: “Amour”

Best Achievement in Cinematography: Claudio Miranda for “Life of Pi”

Best Achievement in Editing: Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg for “Zero Dark Thirty”

Best Achievement in Production Design: Eve Stewart, Ann Lynch-Robinson for “Les Miserables”

Best Achievement in Costume Design: Jacqueline Durran for “Anna Karenina”

Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling: Peter Swords King, Rick Findlater and Tami Lane for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”

Best Achievement in Music, Original Score: Thomas Newman for “Skyfall”

Best Achievement in Music, Original Song: “Skyfall” from Skyfall by Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth

Best Achievement in Sound Editing: Eugene Gearty and Philip Stockton for “Life of Pi”

Best Achievement in Sound Mixing: Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes for “Les Miserables”

Best Achievement in Visual Effects: Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan De Boer and Donald R. Elliott for “Life of Pi”

Best Documentary, Feature: “Searching for Sugar Man”

Our 10 Days of Oscars will continue with movie reviews for the nine nominees for Best Motion Picture of the Year.

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