Congratulations to our User James_Fenimore for scoring a terrific 81.94% when predicting the 2017 Oscars nominations on Tuesday. He actually tied with JasonOsia with that percentage but had the better point total of 62,938 over 42,982 by using the 500 super bets wisely. In the third spot is eastwest with 81.48% accuracy.
Over 5,400 people worldwide predicted these nominees across all 24 categories. Our top scorer was perfect in the Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Supporting Actress categories. He also had impressive long shot picks of “Hail Caesar!” for Best Production Design, “The Lobster” for Best Original Screenplay, “Lion” for Best Cinematography, and “The Empty Chair” for Best Original Song.” for Best Adapted Screenplay, “
You can see how your score compares to all others in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. to see your own scores, go to the user menu in the top right corner of every page of Gold Derby when you’re signed in to the site. Use drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.”
Among Gold Derby’s Editors, first place is held by Paul Sheehan with 78.89% correct. Marcus Dixon, Tom O’Neil and I are next with 75.56% right. We then have Daniel Montgomery, at 74.72%, Matt Noble at 74.26% and Rob Licuria at 70.56%. Click here for our complete report of how all of our film Experts did with their predictions.
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