Variety's Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars from Film Awards Editor Clayton Davis
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2021 Oscars Predictions:
Updated: Oct. 15, 2020 (Pre-season)
Big blockbusters without IMAX
speakers to blow their faces off might be at a disadvantage in this race, especially in the first year that sound mixing and sound editing are combined. This could allow more inspired choices like “Sound of Metal,” which puts you