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How about a indulging in a little frivolity and letting everyone know your picks for the Oscars?
Here are mine:
Picture - Lord of the Rings
Director - Altman, Gosford Park (this will be a bit of a lifetime achievement thing)
Actor - Denzel Washington, Training Day
Supp Actor - Jon Voight, Ali
Actress - Renée Zellweger, Bridget Jones Diary (it's about time someone won for doing a comedy!)
Supp Actress - Jennifer Connelly, A Beautiful Mind
Adapted Screenplay - A Beautiful Mind
Original Screenplay - The Royal Tenenbaums (just 'cuz I think Wes Anderson is one of the freshest minds in Hollywood).
-- Johnny Canuck (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 03, 2002
Oh....I almost forgot:
Short Film (Live Action): SPEED FOR THESPIANS
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Who I think will win; not necessarily who I feel should win
Russell Crowe- Best Actor- Beautiful Mind
Sissy Spacek- Best Actress In the Bedroom
Supporting Actor- Ian McKellan Lord of the Rings (They love to give this to old british actors)
Supporting Actress- Jennifer Connelly
Best Picture- Lord of the Rings (The academy loves bigger than life pictures a la Braveheart, Gladiator, Titanic, et al)
Best Original Screenplay- Memento
Best Director- Peter Jackson (he made the nearly impossible come to life)
Best Adapted Screenplay- Beautiful Mind
-- FutureShock (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 06, 2002.
Best director and picture almost always go together.
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Nice to see you drop in!
-- Johnny Canuck (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 07, 2002.