Oscar Nominations 2015 – The Full List


The Oscar nominations are out and we have the complete list, with Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel leading the way with 9 nominations each. We give our predictions under each category.

Who do you think will win??

Best Picture

American Sniper
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
“The Theory of Everything”

HeadStuff prediction: “Boyhood”



Best Director

Wes Anderson, “The Grand Budapest Hotel
Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman
Richard Linklater, “Boyhood
Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher
Morten Tyldum, “The Imitation Game

HeadStuff prediction: Richard Linklater “Boyhood”


Best Actress

Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night
Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything
Julianne Moore, “Still Alice
Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon, “Wild

HeadStuff prediction: Marion Cotillard “Two Days, One Night”


Best Actor

Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher
Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Imitation Game
Michael Keaton, “Birdman
Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything

HeadStuff prediction: Michael Keaton “Birdman


Best Supporting Actress

Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood
Laura Dern, “Wild
Keira Knightley, “The Imitation Game
Emma Stone, “Birdman
Meryl Streep, “Into the Woods

HeadStuff prediction: Patricia Arquette “Boyhood”


Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall, “The Judge”
Ethan Hawke, “Boyhood”
Edward Norton, “Birdman
Mark Ruffalo, “Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash

HeadStuff Prediction: Edward Norton “Birdman”


Best Adapted Screenplay

Paul Thomas Anderson, “Inherent Vice
Damien Chazelle, “Whiplash
Jason Hall, “American Sniper
Anthony McCarten, “The Theory of Everything
Graham Moore, “The Imitation Game

HeadStuff prediction: Graham Moore, “The Imitation Game


Best Original Screenplay

Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness, “The Grand Budapest Hotel
Dan Futterman and E. Max Frye, “Foxcatcher
Dan Gilroy, “Nightcrawler
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo, “Birdman
Richard Linklater, “Boyhood

HeadStuff prediction: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo, “Birdman


Best Foreign Language Film

“Wild Tales”

HeadStuff prediction: “Leviathan”


Best Documentary Feature

“Finding Vivian Maier”
“Last Days in Vietnam”
“The Salt in the Earth”

HeadStuff prediction: “Finding Vivian Maier


Best Animated Feature

“Big Hero 6”
“The Boxtrolls”
“How to Train Your Dragon 2”
“Song of the Sea”
“The Tale of The Princess Kaguya”

HeadStuff prediction: “Big Hero 6”


Film Editing

“American Sniper”
“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“The Imitation Game”

HeadStuff prediction: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”


Best Song

“Everything is Awesome” from “The LEGO Movie” (written by Shawn Patterson)
“Glory” from “Selma” (written by Common and John Legend)
“Grateful” from “Beyond the Lights”
“I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from “Glen Campbell… I’ll Be Me”
“Lost Stars” from “Begin Again” (written by Gregg Alexander, Danielle Brisebois, Nick Lashley and Nick Southwood)

HeadStuff prediction: “Glory” from “Selma


Best Original Score

Alexandre Desplat, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Alexandre Desplat, “The Imitation Game”
Johann Johannsson, “The Theory of Everything”
Gary Yershon, Mr. Turner
Hans Zimmer, Interstellar

HeadStuff prediction: Hans Zimmer, “Interstellar”


Best Cinematography

Roger Deakins, “Unbroken”
Emmanuel Lubezki, “Birdman”
Dick Pope, “Mr. Turner”
Robert Yeoman, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Lukasz Zal and Ryszard Lenczewski, “Ida”

HeadStuff prediction: Emmanuel Lubezki, “Birdman”


Best Costume Design

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“Inherent Vice”
“Into the Woods”
“Mr. Turner”

HeadStuff prediction: “Mr. Turner


Best Makeup and Hairstyling

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Guardians of the Galaxy

HeadStuff prediction: “Guardians of the Galaxy”


Best Production Design

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“The Imitation Game”
“Into the Woods”
“Mr. Turner”

HeadStuff prediction: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”


Best Sound Editing

“American Sniper”
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

HeadStuff prediction: “Interstellar”


Best Sound Mixing

“American Sniper”

HeadStuff prediction: “Interstellar”


Best Visual Effects

Captain America: The Winter Soldier” 
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”
“Guardians of the Galaxy”
“X-Men: Days of Future Past”

HeadStuff prediction: “Interstellar”


Best Short Film, Live Action

“Boogaloo and Graham”
“Butter Lamp”
“The Phone Call”

HeadStuff prediction: “Aya”


Best Short Film, Animated

“The Bigger Picture”

“The Dam Keeper”

“Me and My Moulton”
“A Single Life”

HeadStuff prediction: “Feast”


Best Documentary, Short Subject

“Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1”
“Our Curse”
“The Reaper”
“White Earth”

HeadStuff prediction: “White Earth”


The Oscars are on 22nd February 2015.