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'Lincoln' Surges in Our Latest Awards Predictions List

Posted by Dave Karger on December 19, 2012

The last seven days brought us the Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe nominations, which managed to shake up the awards season a bit. I've now moved Django Unchained's Christoph Waltz from the Best Actor to Best Supporting Actor races in accordance with the change in his campaign. And Nicole Kidman seemed to come out of nowhere with SAG and Globe nods for her supporting performance in The Paperboy. Here's where I think things stand right now.



1. Lincoln

2. Les Miserables

3. Argo

4. Zero Dark Thirty

5. Silver Linings Playbook

6. Life of Pi

7. Django Unchained

8. Beasts of the Southern Wild

9. Amour

10. Moonrise Kingdom

11. The Master

12. The Impossible

13. The Dark Knight Rises

14. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

15. Flight




1. Steven Spielberg, Lincoln

2. Ben Affleck, Argo

3. Tom Hooper, Les Miserables

4. Kathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty

5. Ang Lee, Life of Pi

6. David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook

7. Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained

8. Michael Haneke, Amour

9. Paul Thomas Anderson, The Master

10. Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight Rises



1. Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln

2. Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables

3. Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook

4. Denzel Washington, Flight

5. John Hawkes, The Sessions

6. Joaquin Phoenix, The Master

7. Richard Gere, Arbitrage

8. Anthony Hopkins, Hitchcock

9. Jamie Foxx, Django Unchained

10. Daniel Craig, Skyfall



1. Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook

2. Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty

3. Naomi Watts, The Impossible

4. Marion Cotillard, Rust and Bone

5. Helen Mirren, Hitchcock

6. Quvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild

7. Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

8. Keira Knightley, Anna Karenina

9. Rachel Weisz, The Deep Blue Sea

10. Judi Dench, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel



1. Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln

2. Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Master

3. Robert De Niro, Silver Linings Playbook

4. Alan Arkin, Argo

5. Javier Bardem, Skyfall

6. Leonardo DiCaprio, Django Unchained

7. Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained

8. Ewan McGregor, The Impossible

9. Matthew McConaughey, Magic Mike

10. Eddie Redmayne, Les Miserables


1. Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables

2. Helen Hunt, The Sessions

3. Amy Adams, The Master

4. Sally Field, Lincoln

5. Jacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook

6. Maggie Smith, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

7. Nicole Kidman, The Paperboy

8. Judi Dench, Skyfall

9. Amanda Seyfried, Les Miserables

10. Ann Dowd, Compliance


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