The 89th Academy Awards PREDICTED

The Oscars are finally here. Who will win? Who will lose? With over 1 year of Oscar predicting experience Glenn Dyer will tell it to you straight.

Here all the nominees with who I think should win vs who will actually win.

BEST PICTURE
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea
Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge
Ryan Gosling – La La Land
Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic
Denzel Washington – Fences

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
Isabelle Huppert – Elle
Ruth Negga – Loving
Natalie Portman – Jackie
Emma Stone – La La Land
Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Mahershala Ali – Moonlight
Jeff Bridges – Hell or High Water
Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea
Dev Patel – Lion
Michael Shannon – Nocturnal Animals

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Viola Davis – Fences
Naomie Harris – Moonlight
Nicole Kidman – Lion
Octavia Spencer – Hidden Figures
Michelle Williams – Manchester by the Sea

ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
Kubo and the Two Strings
Moana
My Life as a Zucchini
The Red Turtle
Zootopia

CINEMATOGRAPHY
Arrival
La La Land
Lion
Moonlight
Silence

COSTUME DESIGN
Allied
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Florence Foster Jenkins
Jackie
La La Land

DIRECTING
Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

DOCUMENTARY (FEATURE)
Fire at Sea
I Am Not Your Negro
Life, Animated
O.J.: Made in America
13th

DOCUMENTARY (SHORT SUBJECT)
Extremis
4.1 Miles
Joe’s Violin
Watani: My Homeland
The White Helmets

FILM EDITING
Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
La La Land

Moonlight

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Land of Mine – Denmark
A Man Called Ove – Sweden
The Salesman – Iran
Tanna – Australia
Toni Erdmann – Germany

MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING

A Man Called Ove
Star Trek Beyond
Suicide Squad

MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE)
Jackie
La La Land
Lion
Moonlight
Passengers

MUSIC (ORIGINAL SONG)
“Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” from La La Land
“Can’t Stop The Feeling” from Trolls
“City Of Stars” from La La Land
“The Empty Chair” from Jim: The James Foley Story
“How Far I’ll Go” from Moana

PRODUCTION DESIGN
Arrival
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hail, Caesar!
La La Land
Passengers

SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)
Blind Vaysha
Borrowed Time
Pear Cider and Cigarettes
Pearl
Piper

SHORT FILM (LIVE ACTION)

Ennemis Intérieurs
La Femme et le TGV
Silent Nights
Sing
Timecode

SOUND EDITING
Arrival
Deepwater Horizon
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Sully

SOUND MIXING
Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

VISUAL EFFECTS
Deepwater Horizon
Doctor Strange
The Jungle Book
Kubo and the Two Strings
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

 

WRITING (ADAPTED SCREENPLAY)
Arrival
Fences
Hidden Figures
Lion
Moonlight

WRITING (ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY)
Hell or High Water
La La Land
The Lobster
Manchester by the Sea
20th Century Women

2016’s A Dyer-Situation – Ranked!

Here is the full list of 135 movies seen on a Dyer-Situation last year, ranked from best to worst in terms of overall quality. Please note that the list is completely subjective and in many cases it is impossible to compare films with extremely different goals, such as The Brothers Grimsby and Incarnate. If you have your own list, please post it in the comments.

1 Kubo and the Two Strings
2 Don’t Breathe
3 Green Room
4 Moana
5 Manchester by the Sea
6 Deadpool
7 The Hateful Eight
8 10 Cloverfield Lane
9 Allegiant
10 Barbershop: The Next Cut
11 Free State of Jones
12 The BFG
13 The Nice Guys
14 Criminal
15 Captain America: Civil War
16 Keanu
17 Sausage Party
18 Arrival
19 The Witch
20 Storks
21 Allied
22 Nerve (2016)
23 Snowden
24 The Boy (2016)
25 Kung Fu Panda 3
26 Eddie the Eagle
27 Sing (2016)
28 The Huntsman: Winter’s War
29 Me Before You
30 The Legend of Tarzan
31 The Birth of a Nation (2016)
32 Zootopia
33 X-Men: Apocalypse
34 War Dogs
35 Central Intellegence
36 The Infiltrator
37 The Choice (2016)
38 Hail, Ceasar!
39 Moonlight (2016)
40 Sully
41 The Lady in the Van
42 Star Trek Beyond
43 Bad Moms
44 The Shallows
45 The Girl on the Train
46 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
47 Inferno
48 Finding Dory
49 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
50 Passengers (2016)
51 Money Monster
52 Race
53 The Accountant
54 The 5th Wave
55 The Boss
56 Ride Along 2
57 The Finest Hours
58 Mother’s Day (2016)
59 Incarnate
60 Miracles from Heaven
61 The Brothers Grimsby
62 Keeping Up with the Joneses
63 The Edge of Seventeen
64 Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
65 Bridget Jones’s Baby
66 Deepwater Horizon
67 London Has Fallen
68 Ouija: Origin of Evil
69 Doctor Strange (2016)
70 How to be Single
71 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
72 Independance Day: Resurgence
73 Risen
74 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
75 Now You See Me 2
76 Wiskey Tango Foxtrot
77 Ice Age: Collision Course
78 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
79 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
80 When the Bough Breaks
81 Hardcore Henry
82 The Light Between Oceans
83 Fences (2016)
84 Ratchet & Clank
85 Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
86 Dirty Grandpa
87 Jason Bourne
88 Office Christmas Party
89 Priceless (2016)
90 The Jungle Book (2016)
91 Mechanic Resurrection
92 Ben-Hur (2016)
93 The Magnificent Seven (2016)
94 The Angry Birds Movie
95 Hacksaw Ridge
96 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
97 The Purge: Election Year
98 Middle School: The Worst Years of my Life
99 The Conjuring 2
100 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
101 The Bounce Back
102 The Secret Life of Pets
103 The Young Messiah
104 Why Him?
105 Norm of the North
106 Bad Santa 2
107 Max Steel
108 Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
109 La La Land (2016)
110 Lights Out
111 Zoolander 2
112 Gods of Egypt
113 Alice Through the Looking Glass
114 Collateral Beauty
115 The Darkness
116 Warcraft
117 Nine Lives
118 Fifty Shades of Black
119 God’s Not Dead 2
120 Suicide Squad
121 Morgan
122 Assassin’s Creed
123 Shut In (2016)
124 Ghostbusters (2016)
125 Boo! A Madea Halloween
126 Masterminds
127 Trolls
128 Pete’s Dragon
129 The Forest (2016)
130 The Wild Life
131 Triple 9
132 Blair Witch
133 The Revenant
134 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
135 Meet the Blacks