My #Oscars2018 Predictions

PSA: I'm obviously not a film critic. Just a movie buff and shameless lover of awards season. But these are my predictions for some of the major 90th annual Academy Awards on Sunday:

Best Picture
Call Me By Your Name
Darkest Hour
Get Out
Lady Bird (want Lady Bird to win, but don't think it will)
Phantom Thread
The Post
*The Shape of Water*
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Jordan Peele, Get Out
Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird
Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread
*Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water*

Actor in a Leading Role
Timothée Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name
Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
*Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour*
Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Actress in a Leading Role
Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
*Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri*
Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird
Meryl Streep, The Post

Actor in a Supporting Role
Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water
Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World
*Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri*

Actress in a Supporting Role (toss-up!)
Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
*Allison Janney, I, Tonya*
Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread
*Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird*
Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
*Call Me By Your Name*

The Disaster Artist
Molly’s Game | Mudbound

Writing (Original Screenplay)
The Big Sick
*Get Out* (!!!)
Lady Bird
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Animated Feature Film
The Boss Baby
The Breadwinner
Loving Vincent

I still need to catch the productions under Foreign Language Film and Best Documentary Feature, but I've heard great things about A Fantastic Woman and Faces Places.