2015 Oscar Predicitions

It's Oscar Night. Here are my predictions. This is the first year in a long time where I don't feel sure about any of my picks. Last year I was very cocky and pretty much got about 3 wrong total, usually the short film category kills me. This year, I'm pulling for Boyhood as Best Pic and Keaton as Best actor but I feel like the night will go in a totally different direction.

Best Picture - Birdman
Alternate - Boyhood

Best Actor - Eddie Redmayne (Theory of Everything)
Alternate - Michael Keaton - Birdman

Best Actress - Julianne Moore (Still Alice)

Best Supporting Actor - JK Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Supporting Actress - Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Best Director - Richard Linklater (Boyhood) 
Alternate - Aledjandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Best Original Screenplay - Grand Budapest Hotel
Alternate - Birdman/Boyhood

Best Adapted Screenplay - Whiplash
Alternate - Imitation Game

Best Editing - Whiplash
Alternate - Boyhood

Best Cinematography - Birdman

Best Documentary - Citizenfour

Best Foreign Film - Ida

Best Score - Theory of Everything
Alternate - Grand Budapest Hotel

Best Song - Glory (Selma)

Best Production Design - Grand Budapest Hotel

Best Animated Feature - How to Train your Dragon 2

Best Costume Design - Grand Budapest Hotel

Best Visual Effects - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Alternate - Interstellar 

Best Makeup - Grand Budapest Hotel

Sound Editing - American Sniper

Sound Mixing - Whiplash

Documentary Short - Crisis Hotline

Animated Short - The Dam Keeper

Live Action Short - The Phone Call