Congratulations to our User Mohamed Ahmed for a great score of 71.43% when predicting the 2018 MPSE Golden Reel Awards winners on Sunday. That puts him just ahead of a large group of 12 people with 57.14% accuracy. He also has a point score total of 2,201 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 450 people worldwide predicted these Motion Picture Sound Editors winners in seven categories. The awards ceremony was held on February 18 in Los Angeles. Our top scorer got five categories correct, including “Blade Runner 2049,” “The Greatest Showman,” “Coco” and “Jane.” He missed out on picking “War for the Planet of the Apes” and “Dunkirk” for their victories.
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 the drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.” Gold Derby must evaluate each potential winner’s eligibility as per our contest rules. If eligible, the first-place finisher receives a $100 Amazon gift card.
For the three Experts making predictions, Edward Douglas has the best percentage of 42.86%. Tariq Khan (Fox News) is next with 28.57% and then Joyce Eng (Gold Derby) with 14.29%. See Experts’ leaderboard.
For the six Gold Derby Editors participating, we have a three-way tie between Marcus Dixon, Paul Sheehan and myself with 28.57%. The next spot is held by Joyce Eng, Rob Licuria and Daniel Montgomery with 14.29%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
Be sure to make your Oscar predictions so that Hollywood insiders can see how their films and performers are faring in our odds. You can keep changing your predictions until just before winners are announced on March 4. And join in the fierce debate over the 2018 Oscars taking place right now with Hollywood insiders in our movie forums. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.