The Hollywood Outsider’s 2018 Oscar Contest!

The 90th Annual Academy Awards are upon us, and that can only mean one thing…it’s time for The Annual Hollywood Outsider Oscar Contest!

Every winter we hold this Oscar contest for our listeners, and this year is no different. We won’t waste your time going over all of the mundane details either, so here is all you need to enter:

  • Pick your selection for who will take home the gold in each of the categories listed below.
  • Log into your Google account, click this link https://goo.gl/forms/YTVhbaTTwLgKbZz72 and fill out the contest form by 5pm EST Sunday, March 4, 2018 to be eligible. Be sure to double-check your selections!
  • We will announce the winner on the March 7th episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast, following this year’s Oscars.

What can you win? Oscar swag, street cred, the ability to choose a topic for an upcoming podcast and a bitchin’ IMAHO shirt! That’s what.

Ok, maybe not Oscar swag, but you can pick an upcoming topic featured on our podcast and win a sweet t-shirt.

That’s it – Good luck!

Remember – Click this link https://goo.gl/forms/YTVhbaTTwLgKbZz72 and fill out the Google form by 5pm EST Sunday, March 4, 2018!

BEST PICTURE

“Call Me by Your Name”

“Darkest Hour”

“Dunkirk”

“Get Out”

“Lady Bird”

“Phantom Thread”

“The Post”

“The Shape of Water”

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

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 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 SUPPORTING ROLE

Mary J. Blige, “Mudbound”

Allison Janney, “I, Tonya”

Lesley Manville, “Phantom Thread”

Laurie Metcalf, “Lady Bird”

Octavia Spencer, “The Shape of Water”

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”

DIRECTOR

Christopher Nolan, “Dunkirk”

Jordan Peele, “Get Out”

Greta Gerwig, “Lady Bird”

Paul Thomas Anderson “Phantom Thread”

Guillermo del Toro, “The Shape of Water”

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

“A Fantastic Woman”

“The Insult”

“Loveless”

“On Body and Soul”

“The Square”

DOCUMENTARY (SHORT)

“Edith + Eddie”

“Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405”

“Heroin(e)”

“Knife Skills”

“Traffic Stop”

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

“Abacus: Small Enough to Jail”

“Faces Places”

“Icarus”

“Last Men in Aleppo”

“Strong Island”

ORIGINAL SONG

“Mighty River,” “Mudbound”

“Mystery of Love,” “Call Me by Your Name”

“Remember Me,” “Coco”

“Stand Up For Something,” “Marshall”

“This is Me,” “Greatest Showman”

ORIGINAL SCORE

“Dunkirk”

“Phantom Thread”

“The Shape of Water”

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

“The Boss Baby”

“The Breadwinner”

“Coco”

“Ferdinand”

“Loving Vincent”

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

“Call Me by Your Name”

“The Disaster Artist”

“Logan”

“Molly’s Game”

“Mudbound”

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

“The Big Sick”

“Get Out”

“Lady Bird”

“The Shape of Water”

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

PRODUCTION DESIGN

“Beauty and the Beast”

“Blade Runner 2049”

“Darkest Hour”

“Dunkirk”

“The Shape of Water”

CINEMATOGRAPHY

“Blade Runner 2049”

“Darkest Hour”

“Dunkirk”

“Mudbound”

“The Shape of Water”

COSTUME DESIGN

“Beauty and the Beast”

“Darkest Hour”

“Phantom Thread”

“The Shape of Water”

“Victoria and Abdul”

SOUND EDITING

“Baby Driver”

“Blade Runner 2049”

“Dunkirk”

“The Shape of Water”

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

SOUND MIXING

“Baby Driver”

“Blade Runner 2049”

“Dunkirk”

“The Shape of Water”

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

ANIMATED SHORT FILM

“Dear Basketball”

“Garden Party”

“Lou”

“Negative Space”

“Revolting Rhymes”

LIVE ACTION SHORT FILM

“DeKalb Elementary”

“The Eleven O’Clock”

“My Nephew Emmett”

“The Silent Child”

“Watu Wote/All of Us”

VISUAL EFFECTS

“Blade Runner 2049”

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”

“Kong: Skull Island”

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

“War for the Planet of the Apes”

FILM EDITING

“Baby Driver”

“Dunkirk”

“I, Tonya”

“The Shape of Water”

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING

“Darkest Hour”

“Victoria and Abdul”

“Wonder”

*Official Rules

1st Place: An official IMAHO shirt, plus the option to select a topic for a future episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast. Shipping applicable only to the continental United States.

No purchase necessary. But we are happy to accept donations!

CONTEST BEGINS AT 12PM ET ON 02/1/2018 AND ENDS AT 5PM ET ON 03/04/2018. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5PM ET ON 3/04/18. No exceptions.

1. HOW TO ENTER: You must be 18 years or older to enter. This contest is brought to you by The Hollywood Outsider and is governed by these rules. The Contest is NOT sponsored in any way by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. If you have questions, email Aaron@TheHollywoodOutsider.com.

2. You must choose one nominee per category to be submitted. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5 PM ET ON 03/04/2018. No incomplete, forged or altered Online Entries will be accepted. Limit: one (1) entry per person. All entries be1come the exclusive property of The Hollywood Outsider and will not be returned. Any submissions are subject to disqualification at The Hollywood Outsider’s sole discretion, for reasons of, but not limited to, multiple, fraudulent or computer generated submissions, forgery, “gaming the system”, cheating, etc.

3. SELECTION OF WINNERS: Contest will be conducted by representatives of The Hollywood Outsider and winners will be announced on the March 7th episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast.

4. Finally – This contest is for listeners of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast, not for random contest hunters. As such, there is a specific entry requirement in the form of a show related question. Failure to answer is subject to immediate disqualification.

About The Hollywood Outsider

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