My super last minute predictions for the 92nd Academy Awards nominations, announcing Monday, January 13th, 2020 at 5:18 a.m.

BEST PICTURE

  • “1917”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “The Irishman”
  • “Jojo Rabbit”
  • “Joker”
  • “Little Women”
  • “Marriage Story”
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
  • “Parasite”
ALT: “Knives Out”
ALT: “Bombshell”

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Christian Bale — “Ford V Ferrari”
  • Leonardo DiCaprio — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
  • Adam Driver — “Marriage Story”
  • Taron Egerton — “Rocketman”
  • Joaquin Phoenix — “Joker”
ALT: Antonio Banderas — “Pain And Glory”
ALT: Eddie Murphy — “Dolemite Is My Name”
ALT: Jonathan Pryce — “The Two Popes”

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Scarlett Johansson — “Marriage Story”
  • Lupita Nyong’o — “Us”
  • Saoirse Ronan — “Little Women”
  • Charlize Theron — “Bombshell”
  • Renée Zellweger — “Judy”
ALT: Cynthia Erivo — “Harriet”

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Jamie Foxx — “Just Mercy”
  • Tom Hanks — “A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood”
  • Al Pacino — “The Irishman”
  • Joe Pesci — “The Irishman”
  • Brad Pitt — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
ALT: Anthony Hopkins — “The Two Popes”

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Laura Dern — “Marriage Story”
  • Scarlett Johansson — “Jojo Rabbit”
  • Florence Pugh — “Little Women”
  • Jennifer Lopez — “Hustlers”
  • Margot Robbie — “Bombshell”
ALT: Nicole Kidman — “Bombshell”

ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

  • “Frozen II”
  • “How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World”
  • “I Lost My Body”
  • “Missing Link”
  • “Toy Story 4”
ALT: “Abominable”

CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • “1917” — Roger Deakins
  • “Ford v Ferrari” — Phedon Papamichael
  • “The Irishman” — Rodrigo Prieto
  • “Joker” — Lawrence Sher
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” — Robert Richardson
ALT: “The Lighthouse” — Jarin Blaschke

COSTUME DESIGN

  • “Dolemite Is My Name” — Ruth E. Carter
  • “The Irishman” — Christopher Peterson & Sandy Powell
  • “Little Women” — Jacqueline Durran
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” — Arianne Phillips
  • “Rocketman” — Julian Day
ALT: “Judy” — Jany Temime
ALT: “Jojo Rabbit” — Mayes C. Rubeo

DIRECTING

  • Bong Joon-Ho — “Parasite”
  • Sam Mendes — “1917”
  • Todd Phillips — “Joker”
  • Martin Scorsese — “The Irishman”
  • Quentin Tarantino — “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
ALT: Taika Waititi — “Jojo Rabbit”
ALT: Greta Gerwig — “Little Women”

DOCUMENTARY (FEATURE)

  • “American Factory”
  • “Apollo 11”
  • “The Biggest Little Farm”
  • “For Sama”
  • “Honeyland”
ALT: “One Child Nation”

DOCUMENTARY (SHORT)

  • “Fire in Paradise”
  • “Ghosts of Sugar Land”
  • “Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)”
  • “Life Overtakes Me”
  • “The Nightcrawlers”

FILM EDITING

  • “1917” — Lee Smith
  • “Ford v Ferrari” — Andrew Buckland & Michael McCusker
  • “The Irishman” — Thelma Schoonmaker
  • “Joker” — Jeff Groth
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” — Fred Raskin
ALT: “Jojo Rabbit” — Tom Eagles

INTERNATIONAL FILM

  • “Atlantics” (Senegal)
  • “Honeyland” (North Macedonia)
  • “Les Misérables” (France)
  • “Pain and Glory” (Spain)
  • “Parasite” (South Korea)

MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLING

  • “Bombshell”
  • “Joker”
  • “Little Women”
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
  • “Rocketman”
ALT: “1917”

ORIGINAL SCORE

  • “1917” — Thomas Newman
  • “Joker” — Hildur Guðnadóttir
  • “Little Women” — Alexandre Desplat
  • “Marriage Story” — Randy Newman
  • “Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker” — John Williams
ALT: “Us” — Michael Abels
ALT: “Jojo Rabbit” — Michael Giacchino

ORIGINAL SONG

  • “Speechless” from “Aladdin” (Performed by Naomi Scott)
  • “Into The Unknown” from “Frozen II” (Performed by Idina Menzel)
  • “Stand Up” from “Harriet” (Performed by Cynthia Erivo)
  • “Spirit” from “The Lion King” (Performed by Beyoncé)
  • “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” from “Rocketman” (Performed by Elton John & Taron Egerton)

PRODUCTION DESIGN

  • “1917”
  • “The Irishman”
  • “Joker”
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”
  • “Parasite”
ALT: “Jojo Rabbit”

SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)

  • “Dcera (Daughter)”
  • “Hair Love”
  • “He Can’t Live without Cosmos”
  • “The Physics of Sorrow”
  • “Sister”

SHORT FILM (LIVE ACTION)

  • “The Christmas Gift”
  • “Little Hands”
  • “Nefta Football Club”
  • “The Neighbors’ Window”
  • “Sometimes, I Think about Dying”

SOUND EDITING

  • “1917”
  • “Avengers: Endgame”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “Joker”
  • “Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker”

SOUND MIXING

  • “1917”
  • “Avengers: Endgame”
  • “Ford v Ferrari”
  • “Rocketman”
  • “Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker”

VISUAL EFFECTS

  • “1917”
  • “Alita: Battle Angel”
  • “Avengers: Endgame”
  • “The Lion King”
  • “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker”

WRITING (ADAPTED SCREENPLAY)

  • “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” — Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster
  • “The Irishman” — Steven Zaillian
  • “Jojo Rabbit” — Taika Waititi
  • “Joker” — Todd Phillips & Scott Silver
  • “Little Women” — Greta Gerwig
ALT: “The Two Popes” — Anthony McCarten

WRITING (ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY)

  • “Booksmart” — Emily Halpern, Sarah Haskins, Susanna Fogel, & Katie Silberman
  • “Knives Out” — Rian Johnson
  • “Marriage Story”— Noah Baumbach
  • “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” — Quentin Tarantino
  • “Parasite” — Bong Joon-Ho and Han Jin-Won
ALT: “1917” — Sam Mendes & Krysty Wilson-Cairns
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