These predictions are based on a combination of the four sets of forecasts at Gold Derby: 30 Experts, 8 Editors, Top 24 Users (those who scored highest predicting last year’s winners) and All Users.
“Gravity” is predicted to prevail with seven of its 10 nominations:
Best Director, Alfonso Cuaron
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing
Best Visual Effects
“12 Years a Slave” will win three of its nine bids:
Best Supporting Actress, Lupita Nyongo
Best Adapted Screenplay
“Frozen” will win both of its bids: Best Animated Feature, Best Song
“The Great Gatsby” will win both of its nominations: Best Costume Design, Best Production Design
“American Hustle” will go one for 10, winning just Original Screenplay.
Films with multiple nominations expected to be shut out include:
“Captain Phillips” (six)
“The Wolf of Wall Street” (five)
“The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (three)
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