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11 Gold Derby Editors Oscar Predictions 2010 – Picture & Acting

Gold Derby's editors rank top Oscar rivals according to their likelihood of winning in each category. To see how their predix compare to those of leading Oscar experts, click here.
 

BEST PICTURE Chris Beachum Cassandra Belek Darrin Dortch Chris
Hine
Rob
Licuria
Matt
Noble
1.

'The King's Speech'

'127 Hours'

'The King's Speech'

'The Social Network'

'The King's Speech'

'The Social Network'

2.

'The Social Network'

'The King's Speech'

''The Social Network'

'127 Hours'

'The Social Network'

'The King's Speech'

3.

'127 Hours'

'The Social Network'

'Inception'

'The King's Speech'

'127 Hours'

'127 Hours'

4.

'Inception'

'True Grit'

'The Fighter'

'Inception'

'Inception'

'Toy Story 3'

5

'The Fighter'

' 'Black Swan'

'127 Hours'

'The Town'

'Toy Story 3'

'True Grit'

6.

'True Grit'

'Toy Story 3'

Toy Story 3'

'Black Swan'

'Rabbit Hole'

'Black Swan'

7.

'The Kids Are All Right'

'Inception'

'The Kids Are All Right'

'Winter's Bone'

'The Way Back'

'The Kids Are All Right'

8.  'Black Swan' 'The Fighter' 'Winter's Bone'

'True Grit'

'True Grit'

'Inception'
9.

'Waiting for Superman'

'Winter's Bone'

'True Grit'

'The Fighter'

'Made in Dagenham'

'The Town'

10.

'Another Year'

'Blue Valentine'

'Shutter Island'

'Toy Story 3'

'The Kids Are All Right'

'The Ghost Writer'


 

BEST PICTURE Tom
O'Neil
Andrew Pickett David Schnelwar Benjamin Scuglia Paul Sheehan Overall Ranking
1.

'The Social Network'

'The King's Speech'

'The Social Network'

'The King's Speech'

'The King's Speech'

'The King's Speech'

2.
 'The King's Speech'
 '127 Hours' 'The King's Speech'

 'Inception'

'The Social Network'  

'The Social Network'  

3.

'127 Hours'

'The Social Network'

'Inception'

'127 Hours'

'127 Hours' 

'127 Hours'

4.

'True Grit'

'The Kids Are All Right'

'Toy Story 3'

The Social Network'

'Toy Story 3'

'Inception'

5

'Toy Story 3'

'True Grit'

'The Kids Are All Right'

'Toy Story 3'

'Inception'

'Toy Story 3' 

6.

'Black Swan'

'Inception'

'127 Hours'

'Black Swan'

'Black Swan'

'True Grit'

7.  'Inception' 'Toy Story 3'

'Black Swan'

'Made in Dagenham'   'The Fighter'

'Black Swan'

8.

 'The Fighter'

'Black Swan'  'The Fighter' 

'True Grit'

'True Grit'

'The Fighter' 
9.

'How Do You Know'

'Made in Dagenham'

"The Way Back'

'The Kids Are All Right'

'The Kids Are All Right' 

'The Kids Are All Right' 

10.

'The Kids Are All Right'

'Winter's Bone'

'True Grit'

'Alice in Wonderland'

'How Do You Know'

 

 

 

BEST ACTOR
Chris Beachum Cassandra Belek Darrin Dortch Chris
Hine
Rob
Licuria
Matt
Noble
1.

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'The Kings Speech'

2. James Franco,
'127 Hours'
James Franco, 
'127 Hours'
James Franco, 
'127 Hours'
James Franco, 
'127 Hours'
James Franco,
'127 Hours'
James Franco,
'127 Hours'
3.

Javier Bardem, 'Biutiful'

Jeff Bridges, 'True Grit'

Jesse Eisenberg, 'Social Network'

Leonardo DiCaprio, 'Inception'

Jeff Bridges, 'True Grit' 

Jeff Bridges, 'True Grit'

4.

Jeff 

Bridges, 'True Grit'

Ryan Gosling, 'Blue Valentine'

Mark Wahlberg, 'The Fighter'

Jesse Eisenberg, 'Social Network'

Robert Duvall, 

'Get Low'

Michael Douglas, 'Solitary Man'

5.

Mark Wahlberg, 'The Fighter'

Mark Wahlberg, 'The Fighter'

Jeff Bridges, 'True Grit'

Jeff Bridges, 'True Grit'

Jesse Eisenberg, 'Social Network'

Leonardo DiCaprio, 'Inception'


 

BEST ACTOR
Tom
O'Neil
Andrew Pickett David Schnelwar Benjamin Scuglia Paul Sheehan Overall Ranking
1.

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

Colin Firth, 'King's Speech'

2.

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

Leonardo DiCaprio,
'Inception'

 

Leonardo DiCaprio,
'Inception'

 

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

 

 

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

 

 

3.

Jeff Bridges, ''True Grit'

Jeff Bridges, ''True Grit'

 

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

 

 

 James Franco, 

'127 Hours'

 

Jeff Bridges, ''True Grit' 

 

Jeff Bridges, ''True Grit' 

 

4.

Ryan Gosling, 'Blue Valentine'

Jesse Eisenberg, 'Social Network'

Jeff Bridges, ''True Grit'

Javier Bardem, 'Biutiful'

 

Leonardo DiCaprio,
'Inception'

 

 

Leonardo DiCaprio,
'Inception'

 

5
Leonardo DiCaprio,
'Inception'

Robert Duvall, 

'Get Low'

Mark Wahlberg, 'The Fighter'

Ryan Gosling, 'Blue Valentine'

 

Ryan Gosling, 'Blue Valentine'

 

 


 

BEST ACTRESS
Chris Beachum Cassandra Belek Darrin Dortch Chris
Hine
Rob
Licuria
Matt
Noble
1.

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Annette Bening, 

'Kids Are All Right'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

2.  Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right' Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right' Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan

Anne Hathaway, 'Love and Other Drugs'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

 Annette Bening, 

'Kids Are All Right'

3.

Lesley Manville, 'Another Year'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Julianne Moore, 

'Kids Are All Right'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Julianne Moore, 

'Kids Are All Right' 

Lesley Manville, 'Another Year'

4.

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

5

Anne Hathaway, 'Love and Other Drugs'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Sally Hawkins, 'Made in Dagenham'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Anne Hathaway, 'Love and Other Drugs'


 

BEST ACTRESS
Tom
O'Neil
Andrew Pickett David Schnelwar Benjamin Scuglia Paul Sheehan Overall Ranking
1.

Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

2.

 Natalie Portman, 'Black Swan'

Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right' Annette Bening, 'Kids Are All Right'

Annette Bening, 

'Kids Are All Right'

Annette Bening,
'Kids Are All Right' 
Annette Bening, 

'Kids Are All Right'  

3.

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Julianne Moore, 

'Kids Are All Right'

Anne Hathaway, 'Love and Other Drugs'

 Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

4.

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Winter's Bone'

Lesley Manville, 'Another Year'

Lesley Manville, 'Another Year'

Halle Berry, 'Frankie and Alice'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole' 

5.

Nicole Kidman, 'Rabbit Hole'

Sally Hawkins, 'Made in Dagenham'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'

Michelle Williams, 'Blue Valentine'


 

BEST SUPPORTING
ACTOR
Chris Beachum Cassandra Belek Darrin Dortch Chris
Hine
Rob
Licuria
Matt
Noble
1.

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

Geoffrey Rush, 
'King's Speech'

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

Geoffrey Rush, 
'King's Speech'

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

2. Geoffrey Rush,
'King's Speech'
Geoffrey Rush, 
'King's Speech' 

Jeremy Renner, 

'The Town'

Geoffrey Rush, 
'King's Speech'

Mark Ruffalo, 'Kids Are All Right'

 Geoffrey Rush, 

 'King's Speech'
3.

Ed Harris, 'The Way Back'

Jeremy Renner, 

'The Town'

Mark Ruffalo, 'Kids Are All Right'

Ed Harris, 'The Way Back'

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter' 

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

4.

Mark Ruffalo, 'Kids Are All Right'

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Matt Damon, 'True Grit'

Matt Damon, 'True Grit'

5

Justin Timberlake, 'Social Network'

Justin Timberlake, 'Social Network'

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction

 

Jeremy Renner, 

'The Town'

 

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

Justin Timberlake, 'Social Network'


 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Tom
O'Neil
Andrew Pickett David Schnelwar Benjamin Scuglia Paul Sheehan Overall Ranking
1.

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

Geoffrey Rush, 'King's Speech'

Ed Harris, 'The Way Back'

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

2.

 Michael Douglas, 'Wall Street 2'

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

Eli Wallach, 'Wall Street 2'

Geoffrey Rush, 'King's Speech' 

Geoffrey Rush, 'King's Speech' 

3.

Geoffrey Rush, 'King's Speech'

 

Christian Bale, 

'The Fighter'

 

Geoffrey Rush, 

'King's Speech'

Mark Ruffalo, 'Kids Are All Right'

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction' 

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

4.

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Geoffrey Rush, 

'King's Speech'

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Mark Ruffalo, 'Kids Are All Right' 

5.

Andrew Garfield, 'Social Network'

Jim Broadbent, 'Another Year'

Justin Timberlake, 'Social Network'

Sam Rockwell, 'Conviction'

Ed Harris, 'The Way Back'

 

 

BEST
SUPPORTING
ACTRESS
Chris Beachum Cassandra Belek Darrin Dortch Chris
Hine
Rob
Licuria
Matt
Noble
1.

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

2.  Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'  Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan' 

Amy Adams, 

'The Fighter'

Mila Kunis, 'Black Swan'

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

3.

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

Dianne Wiest, 'Rabbit Hole'

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

Melissa Leo, 

'The Fighter' 

Mila Kunis, 'Black Swan'

4.

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

Mila Kunis, 'Black Swan'

 

Amy Adams, 

'The Fighter'

 

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Dianne Wiest, 'Rabbit Hole'

5

Amy Adams, 

'The Fighter'

Melissa Leo, 

'The Fighter'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

Marion Cotillard, 'Inception'

Hailee Steinfeld, 'True Grit'

 

Amy Adams, 

'The Fighter'

 


 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Tom
O'Neil
Andrew Pickett David Schnelwar Benjamin Scuglia Paul Sheehan Overall Ranking
1.

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

 

Amy Adams, 

'The Fighter'

 

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

2.

 Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

Melissa Leo, 'The Fighter' Helena Bonham Carter, 'King's Speech'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

 Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

3.

Melissa Leo, 'The Fighter'

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

Mila Kunis, 'Black Swan'

Dianne Wiest, 'Rabbit Hole' 

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

4.

Hailee Steinfeld, 'True Grit'

Miranda Richardson, 'Made in Dagenham'

Thandie Newton, 

'For Colored Girls'

 

Whoopi Goldberg, 

'For Colored Girls'

 

Melissa Leo, 'The Fighter'

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom' 

5.

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Dianne Wiest, 'Rabbit Hole'

Barbara Hershey, 'Black Swan'

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'

Jacki Weaver, 'Animal Kingdom'