The American Film Institute will be putting out its top ten list today. They are far more industry leaning than many of the critics awards we’ve seen fly by so far. And they have a strong matching record with AMPAS, at least in the last three years. They will announce this morning some time. My predictions after the jump.
Last year’s top ten, Oscar nominees in bold:
BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES
LIFE OF PI
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
ZERO DARK THIRTY
8 out of 9, not including Amour. Year before that: