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2019 Oscar Predictions: ORIGINAL SCORE and ORIGINAL SONG (November)

If Beale Street Could Talk and A Star Is Born remain atop the Original Score and Original Song chart for November. This month sees a move into the top 5 for Black Panther, which would be a first Oscar nomination for composer Ludwig Göransson, who previously scored Creed, Venom earlier this fall and Creed II which opens this weekend. Max Richter …

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Frontrunner Friday: No one knows anything (and that’s a good thing)

Frontrunner Friday has returned after a month to digest the impact that Venice, Telluride and Toronto had on the Oscar playing field and it was definitely substantial.  What it didn’t do, however, is solidify among us Oscar pundits an actual frontrunner. You ask one of us and they’ll say A Star Is Born has it. You ask another and it’s …

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2018 Oscar Predictions: ALL BELOW THE LINE CATEGORIES (December Part 2)

Now that we have shortlists and finalists in multiple categories, here are the official 2018 Oscar Predictions in Cinematography, Film Editing, Original Score, Original Song, Production and Costume Design, Sound Editing and Mixing, Visual Effects, Makeup & Hairstyling and Animated Feature for second half of December from the Gold Rush Gang. Keep an eye on all of the Gold Rush Gang’s 2018 …

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2017 Oscars: 145 Original Score Eligible for the Oscar: Arrival, Silence, Manchester by the Sea No Shows

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 145 scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2016 are in contention for nominations in the Original Score category for the 89th Academy Awards®. Some glaring omissions include Arrival (which was high, if not #1 on most lists), Manchester by the Sea and Silence. Interestingly, the score for Hidden …

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2017 Oscar Predictions: ALL CATEGORIES (November)

For a deeper dive into the top categories click on these links: Picture, Director, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, Supporting Actress, Original Screenplay. To follow the predictions as they are updated live start here. Here are the 2017 Oscar predictions in 21 categories from the Gold Rush Gang for November. The Shorts sections will be coming soon.

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2017 Oscar Predictions: Cinematography, Original Score, Visual Effects (August)

Here are the August Oscar predictions for Cinematography, Original Score and Visual Effects from the Gold Rush Gang: OTHER CONTENDERS Allied The BFG Hail, Caesar! La La Land Lion Live by Night Loving Moonlight Passengers Rules Don’t Apply Sully OTHER CONTENDERS Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Florence Foster Jenkins Lion Live by Night Loving Passengers Sully The BFG …

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Happy New Year: The Last Oscar Predictions of 2015

  It’s the last day of 2015 and we close it with The Gold Rush Gang’s ‘final’ Oscar predictions…for the year. In just a few days we’ll have the Producers Guild nominations to help (or hamper) the eventual Oscar Best Picture hopefuls but for right now there doesn’t seem to be anything other than Spotlight moving its way closer to …

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