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February 23, 2012 11:03 AM   Subscribe

Never Too Early Movie Predictions: "Quite possibly the earliest Oscar predictions on the web. Predictions are currently being made through 2017!"
posted by Iridic (15 comments total) 5 users marked this as a favorite
So, other than plugging the possibility of a Battle Angel Alita movie, is there much else predicted that far out?
posted by sotonohito at 11:13 AM on February 23, 2012

At the current pace, Iron Man 4 should be up for an effects oscar then, right?
posted by Holy Zarquon's Singing Fish at 11:22 AM on February 23, 2012 [1 favorite]

I was expecting a (hilarious?) meta-commentary on formulaic Oscar noms. Instead it's... a perfect and entirely earnest illustration of same.
posted by regicide is good for you at 11:40 AM on February 23, 2012

I was expecting a (hilarious?) meta-commentary on formulaic Oscar noms.

On the other hand I was working my way backwards through the years predicted and coming across Independence Day 3 completely devoid of context was pretty hilarious.
posted by shakespeherian at 11:46 AM on February 23, 2012 [1 favorite]

I predict continued artistic irrelevance, through 2017 and beyond.
posted by Horace Rumpole at 11:52 AM on February 23, 2012

Yeah, I was also expecting parody. Is this totally earnest or is it just too subtle for me to get?
posted by RobotHero at 12:28 PM on February 23, 2012

25. Danny Glover in Macbett: The Caribbean Macbeth

posted by mannequito at 12:33 PM on February 23, 2012 [2 favorites]

The future is already here. It's just not equally disturbing yet.
posted by perhapses at 12:40 PM on February 23, 2012

1. Leonardo DiCaprio in Django Unchained (Predicted Winner) (New)


Django Unchained
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Writer: Quentin Tarantino
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Don Johnson and Leonardo DiCaprio
Also featuring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Samuel L. Jackson, Sacha Baron Cohen, Kurt Russell, Christoph Waltz, and RZA.

With the help of his mentor, a slave-turned-bounty hunter sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

I repeat: Whaaaaat.
posted by jsr1138 at 5:20 PM on February 23, 2012

For 2025, I've got all my money on "Untitled Dakota Fanning project."
posted by drezdn at 6:04 AM on February 24, 2012

They've got "Extremely Loud, Incredibly Close" winning *next* year's award for best adapted screenplay. I thought it was eligible for this year?

(never mind: I see a caveat that it would win next year only if not released in 2011)
posted by ShutterBun at 8:00 AM on February 24, 2012

"Brad Pitt in Important Artifacts And Personal Property From The Collection Of Lenore Doolan And Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion, and Jewelry"

Totally using this next time I play charades.
posted by ShutterBun at 8:07 AM on February 24, 2012 [1 favorite]

Twenty-three words, sounds like a Sufjan Stevens song title.
posted by shakespeherian at 8:14 AM on February 24, 2012

Uh, the minute the guy predicted Guillermo Del Toro would win best director for PACIFIC RIM, which is exactly like saying Justin Lin would win this year's best director for FAST FIVE, he lost me. I love Del Toro, but I will bet a thousand dollars (really: PM me) that he and PACIFIC RIM won't be nominated for best director.
posted by incessant at 2:11 PM on February 26, 2012

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