In just a few hours, the AMPAS will announce their nominees in all categories. As always we expect there will be plenty of surprises. It could be a big day for films such as Mad Max: Fury Road and The Revenant, films that are expected to garner a lot of technical nominations. Here are our predictions for the nominees in the Best Picture category:

The Big Short

Carol

Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant

Sicario

Spotlight

Bridge of Spies

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