Congratulations to our Expert Jack Mathews (Gold Derby) for a wonderful score of 69.57% when predicting the Critics’ Choice Film Awards 2020 winners on Sunday. He is best among 14 Experts, journalists who cover the film and entertainment industry throughout the year. See Experts’ scores.
Almost 2,400 people worldwide predicted these champs in 23 movie categories for the Santa Monica ceremony. Our top scorer got 16 correct, including the Best Picture winner (“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”) and all four acting categories: Renee Zellweger (“Judy”), Joaquin Phoenix (“Joker”), Laura Dern (“Marriage Story”) and Brad Pitt (“Once”).
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.”
For our other 13 Experts predicting, there is a tie for second place with Tariq Khan (Fox TV) and Susan King (Gold Derby) at 65.22%. Keith Simanton (IMDB) is next with 60.87%. Joyce Eng (Gold Derby) follows with 56.52% and then Grae Drake (Moviefone) and Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby) with 52.17%. We then have a three-way tie at 47.83% for Wilson Morales (BlackFilm), Peter Travers (Rolling Stone) and Susan Wloszczyna (Gold Derby). Up next at 43.48% are Edward Douglas (The Beast) and Nikki Novak (Fandango). Eric Deggans (NPR) follows with 26.09%. Anne Thompson (Indiewire) has 33.33% but only predicted nine categories.
Be sure to make your Oscar nominee predictions today so that Hollywood insiders can see how their films and performers are faring in our odds. You can keep changing your predictions as often as you like until just before nominees are announced on January 13. And join in the fun debate over the 2020 Academy Awards taking place right now with Hollywood insiders in our film forums. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.