Oscars 2019: ‘Want’s’ and ‘Wills’

Its that time of year once again! And while it feels like 5 minutes ago since the world was arguing over 3 Billboards 2019 has brought us one hell of a storm in film-land. With plenty of controversial nominees and also plenty of snubs, our Queens are here to share their opinions on this years nominations. To allow them space for personal taste and betting shop savvy, they’ve divided their responses into who they ‘WANT’ to win and who they think ‘WILL’ win. Will you be watching Sunday nights ceremony or has this years controversy’s pushed you too far? Let us know!

 

DAISY LEIGH-PHIPPARD

Best Picture
Want: The Favourite  Will: Roma

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Want: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody) Will: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Want: Olivia Coleman (The Favourite)/Yalitza Aparcio (Roma)  Will: Olivia Coleman (The Favourite)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Want: Adam Driver (BlacKKKlansman)  Will: Mahershala Ali (Green Book)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Want: Rachel Weisz (The Favourite)  Will: Rachel Weisz (The Favourite)

Best Director
Want: Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite)  Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Screenplay
Want: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara (The Favourite)  Will: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara (The Favourite)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Want: Charlie Wachtel & David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmott & Spike Lee (BlacKKKlansman)  Will: Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty (Can You Ever Forgive Me?)

Best Editing
Want: Yorgos Mavropsaridis (The Favourite) Will: Hank Corwin (Vice)

Best Cinematography
Want: Lucasz Zal (Cold War)/Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Score
Want: Nicholas Britell (If Beale Street Could Talk)  Will: Ludwig Goransson (Black Panther)

Best Animated Feature
Want: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse  Will: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

 

FATIMA SHERIFF

Best Picture 
Want: The Favourite  Will: The Favourite (or Green Book?)
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Want: Willem Dafoe (At Eternity’s Gate)  Will: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Want: Olivia Colman (The Favourite) or Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me?)  Will: Olivia Colman (The Favourite)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Want: Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me)  Will: Adam Driver (BlacKKKlansman) or Sam Rockwell (Vice)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Want: Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk)  Will: Emma Stone (The Favourite)
Best Director 
Want: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)  Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Screenplay
Want: Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara (The Favourite)
Will: Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara (The Favourite)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Want: Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk)
Will: Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Wilmott and Spike Lee (BlacKKKlansman)

Best Cinematography
Want: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)  Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)
Best Original Score 
Want: Nicholas Brittell (If Beale Street Could Talk)
Will: Ludwig Goransson (Black Panther)
Best Animated Feature
Want: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse  Will: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

 

CHLOE LEESON

Best Picture 

Want: The Favourite  Will: Green Book

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Want: None of them, weak category soz.  Will: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Want: Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born)  Will: Olivia Colman (The Favourite)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Want: Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me?) Will: Mahershala Ali (Green Book)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Want: Rachel Weisz (The Favourite)  Will: Rachel Weisz (The Favourite)

Best Director 

Want: Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite) Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Screenplay

Want: Paul Schrader (First Reformed) Will: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara (The Favourite)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Want: Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk) Will: Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk)

Best Editing

Want: Barry Alexander Brown (Blackkklansman) Will: Yorgos Mavropsaridis (The Favourite)

Best Cinematography

Want: Lucasz Zal (Cold War)  Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Score 

Want: Nicholas Brittell (If Beale Street Could Talk) Will: Nicholas Brittell (If Beale Street Could Talk)

Best Animated Feature

Want: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Will: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

 

MILLICENT THOMAS

Best Picture 

Want: Black Panther  Will: Roma

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Want: Bradley Cooper (A Star Is Born)  Will: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Want: Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born)  Will: Olivia Colman (The Favourite)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Want: Adam Driver (BlacKKKlansman)  Will: Mahershala Ali (Green Book)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Want: Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk)  Will: Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk)

Best Director 

Want: Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite)  Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Screenplay

Want: Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara (The Favourite)  Will: Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara (The Favourite)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Want: Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk)  Will: Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Wilmott and Spike Lee (BlacKKKlansman)

Best Editing

Want: Yorgos Mavropsaridis (The Favourite)  Will:  Barry Alexander Brown (BlacKKKlansman)

Best Cinematography

Want: Robbie Ryan (The Favourite)

Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Score 

Want: Ludwig Goransson (Black Panther)  Will: Nicholas Brittell (If Beale Street Could Talk)

Best Animated Feature

Want: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse  Will:  Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

 

JULIETTE FARAONE

Best Picture

Want: Roma  Will: A Star is Born

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Want: Pass.  Will: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Want: Yalitza Aparicio (Roma) Will: Glenn Close (The Wife)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Want: Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me?) Will: Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me?)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Want: Rachel Weisz (The Favourite) Will: Amy Adams (Vice)

Best Director

Want: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) Will: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Best Original Screenplay

Want: Paul Schrader (First Reformed) Will: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara (The Favourite)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Want: Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty (Can You Ever Forgive Me?) Will: Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty (Can You Ever Forgive Me?)

Best Editing

Want: Barry Alexander Brown (BlacKkKlansman) Will: Yorgos Mavropsaridis (The Favourite)

Best Cinematography

Want: Lucasz Zal (Cold War) Will: Robbie Ryan (The Favourite)

Best Original Score

Want: Nicholas Brittell (If Beale Street Could Talk) Will: Ludwig Goransson (Black Panther)

Best Animated Feature

Want: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Will: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

 

 

 

1 reply »

  1. if nothing else, we can relish in the sweetly inevitable spider-verse victory uwu
    (as every other decision made is abysmal)

    there is no good ending for the best actor category it seems. ridiculously weak year.

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