In Oscarland, when Dame Anne Thompson (Indiewire) speaks, we mere mortals must heed her warnings. Anne’s too often correct about these things. Her percentage of accurate predictions at Gold Derby is near the top of all Oscarologists. Now, yikes, she’s calling two upsets: “Manchester by the Sea” for Best Picture and Annette Bening (“20th Century Woman”) for Best Actress.
Just for fun? Or will Anne bet the ranch? You decide when you watch our video chat above. Or else listen to the audio podcast version below. Do a search for Gold Derby at iTunes to subscribe to our podcast channel.
See all of Anne’s predictions on one page. Scroll through the drop-menu on that page to see her picks in other award contests. See how Anne’s predictions compare to other experts. See the racetrack odds generated when the experts’ Oscar predictions are combined.
See my separate Oscar slugfests with Pete Hammond (Deadline Hollywood).