The Academy Awards offer the most enticing event of the year. The best achievements in moviemaking from 2017 will confront for gold statuettes in many different categories as well as the Oscars gambling odds permit you to cash in on these movies worthy of Hollywood’s top honour.
Who better to break down the top bets for the 90th Academy Awards than a movie buff from Las Vegas? Film critic Josh Bell provides his insights into which movies should walk off with the major awards–along with the cash — when the Academy Awards air on ABC Sunday, March 4 at 8:30 p.m. ET
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri 7/5
The Shape of Water 2/1
Get Out 13/2
Lady Bird 22/1
Phone Me by Your Name 50/1 Phantom Thread 80/1
The Post 100/1
Darkest Hour 100/1
THESE TWO LIVE UNDERDOGS ARE PROVIDING BETTING VALUE IN THE OSCAR ODDS FOR BEST PICTURE
The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outdoor Ebbing, Missouri would be the front runners to win Best Picture in the 90th Academy Awards, but lovers of the underdog could find value in Lady Bird or Get out when the Oscars hand out the hardware into the best in Hollywood on March 4.
What’s Going to Win: The momentum is behind Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, after its wins at the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the BAFTAs – most dependable ancient Oscar indicators. It also has a social conscience that is timely but not overly divisive, which may place it directly in the sweet spot of what Academy Republicans want to market (or to be seen as marketing ).
What Should Win: The Form of Water also picked up some significant ancient awards from critics groups, in addition to the top honor in the Critics Choice Awards, and it boasts the most overall nominations (with 13). Guillermo del Toro’s fable about the love affair between a mute cleaning woman and a mysterious amphibious humanoid creature is also more creative and ambitious than the majority of the other nominees, but it may prove too bizarre to prevail as Best Picture.
Gary Oldman Timoth??e Chalamet, Call Me Daniel Day-Lewis Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out 50/1
Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq. 100/1
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