It’s time to play the music. It’s time to light the lights. It’s time to guess the Oscars on Two Movie Nerds…this morning.

The following are our Awards predictions, in the order listed on the Academy website. Full disclosure: the documentary and shorts categories are complete guesses. The loser will have to post something on Two Movie Nerds about how inferior their movie knowledge is to the other, or something to that effect. Big stakes around here, folks. 

Best Actor

Maria: Gary Oldman

Matthew: Gary Oldman

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Maria: Sam Rockwell

Matthew: Sam Rockwell

Best Actress

Maria: Frances McDormand

Matthew: Sally Hawkins

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Maria: Allison Janney

Matthew: Laurie Metcalf

Best Animated Film

Maria: Coco

Matthew: Coco

Best Cinematography 

Maria: The Shape of Water

Matthew: Blade Runner 2049

Best Costume Design

Maria: Phantom Thread

Matthew: The Shape of Water

Best Director

Maria: Guillermo Del Toro–The Shape of Water

Matthew: Christopher Nolan–Dunkirk

Best Documentary (Feature)

Maria: Icarus

Matthew: Last Man in Aleppo

Best Documentary (Short Subject)

Maria: Traffic Stop

Matthew: Edith + Eddie

Best Film Editing

Maria: Baby Driver

Matthew: Dunkirk

Best Foreign Language Film

Maria: The Square

Matthew: A Fantastic Woman

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Maria: Darkest Hour

Matthew: Darkest Hour

Best Music (Original Score)

Maria: Dunkirk

Matthew: The Shape of Water

Best Music (Original Song)

Maria: Remember Me–Coco

Matthew: This is Me–The Greatest Showman

Best Picture

Maria: The Shape of Water

Matthew: The Shape of Water

Best Production Design

Maria: The Shape of Water

Matthew: Beauty and the Beast

Best Short Film (Animated)

Maria: Garden Party

Matthew: Lou

Best Short Film (Live Action)

Maria: DeKalb Elementary

Matthew: The Silent Child

Best Sound Editing

Maria: Dunkirk

Matthew: Blade Runner 2049

Best Sound Mixing

Maria: Baby Driver

Matthew: Dunkirk

Best Visual Effects

Maria: Blade Runner 2049

Matthew: Blade Runner 2049

Best Adapted Screenplay

Maria: Call Me By Your Name

Matthew: Call Me By Your Name

Best Original Screenplay

Maria: Get Out

Matthew: Get Out