While we won’t find out what wins the Oscar for Best Picture until February 28, now is the time to start making your official predictions at Gold Derby. Hurry — get started right now because we’ll be doling out Amazon gift certificates to our contest champs with the highest prediction accuracy: $500 (first place), $300 (second place) and $200 (third place). For a detailed look at the Best Picture noms, click the right-facing arrow above.
Don’t be nervous, but remember: all of Hollywood is watching. Now that we know who’s nominated at the Oscars, can YOU give the Best Performance by an Oscar Pundit at Gold Derby?
Make your first round of predix now and feel free to update them later as often as you wish.
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As some of our Users turn out to be our smartest prognosticators, it’s important that you give us your predictions. Your picks influence our Users racetrack odds, which also factor into our official combined odds.
As of this writing, YOU our readers believe that “Spotlight” will win Best Picture with leading odds of 6/5, followed by “The Revenant” in second place odds of 9/5 and “The Big Short” in third place with 14/1 odds.
Rounding out the rest of the bunch, you have “Mad Max: Fury Road” in fourth place with 16/1 odds, “Room” in fifth place with 50/1 odds and then there’s a three-way tie for last between “The Martian,” “Bridge of Spies” and “Brooklyn,” all of whom have 100/1 odds.
Click the right-hand chart for more odds and rankings by our readers in all 24 Oscar categories.
Whether you agree or disagree with the predictions of your peers, it’s time to have your voice heard.
Make your own Oscar predictions now beginning with Best Picture to the right or below using our easy drag-and-drop menu.
If you reap one of the top three scores forecasting the winners, you can win our top contest prizes: $500, $300 or $200 Amazon gift certificates. See contest rules.
And you could earn a place of honor on our leaderboard and a starring role in next year’s Top 24 Users (the two dozen folks who do the best predicting this year’s Oscar champs).