On February 24 in Los Angeles held a ceremony of awarding the most prestigious American film award of the Oscar. Bookmakers are already taking bets on the winner of the coveted award, so the editors Online-bookmakers.ru prepared predictions on the winners of Oscars in the category "Best film".
Award nominees will be presented to 22 January 2019, however, the bookmakers have compiled a list of most likely candidates. International office BetOnline accepts bets on 12 films:
"A star is born" will receive an Oscar in the category "Best film".
The biggest chances to win the American melodrama "a Star is born". The success of the film largely due to a stellar cast: the main roles are performed by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, characters played by such famous actors as Sam Elliott, Andrew dice clay and Rafi Gawron. A rating of "a Star is born" on IMDb is 7.5 on IMDb - 8.1, and the critics rating is 90%.
With a budget of $36 million the film was able to gather in cinemas a decent amount of $389 million. In December 2018, the film entered the list of top 10 films 2018, according to the American film Institute. In our opinion, the melodrama "a Star is born" the biggest chance to get an Oscar in the category "Best film".
The film "Roma" is the second in the list of contenders for the Oscar.
Roma will be the first film Netflix, who will be nominated for an Oscar. A rating of "Roma" on IMDb and 7.4 on IMDb at 8.6. The rating of film critics was 96%, the film has collected 287 positive reviews.</p>
The world premiere of "Roma" took place on 30 August 2018 at the Venice international film festival where the film received the prize "Golden lion". At the International Toronto film festival the film won in the category "people's choice".
"Roma" is a drama, narrating the life of a Mexican family in the early 1970-ies. The fate of the characters in the movie is changing after the shooting of protesters in 1971. Black-and-white film "Roma" of the Director Alfonso Cuarón has entered the list of top 10 films 2018, according to the American film Institute.
"Black Panther" and "Bohemian Rhapsody" will compete for Oscar.
Fiction Thriller "the Black Panther" for Marvel comics won the audience award and received a high assessment of film critics. The rating of the film on the Kinopoisk is 6.5 on IMDb is 7.4. 97% of the reviews of film critics - positive. With a budget of $200 million film managed to collect $1.3 billion, in Russia "the Black Panther" was seen by 4 million people. The film was 33 in the film, which gathered in theaters more than $1 billion.
In December the "Black Panther" entered the top 10 films 2018, according to the American film Institute. The picture is liked the audience, especially African Americans, however, the chances of getting Oscar nominations the movie is small because he has not made a sufficient contribution to the film.
Autobiographical motion picture "Bohemian Rhapsody" tells the story of lead singer of Queen Freddie mercury. Critics say that Director Bryan singer has made a lot of mistakes during filming, so the film is not true. However, experts note the high quality camera work and well thought-out plot. Due to this, the film managed to get a rating of 8.1 on IMDb and 8.3 on IMDb.
With a budget of $52 million "Bohemian Rhapsody" has collected at cinemas of $134 million. The film is nominated for film award of the Satellite and a Golden globe in the category "Best film" and "Best actor". "Bohemian Rhapsody" receives an Oscar in the first place because of the low critical acclaim, due to historical inconsistencies. "Rhapsody" is too pop and superficial, but it is worth noting the actor Rami Malek, who played Freddie mercury, he has a good chance to get the award for best actor.