Into The Woods

Best Picture
Big Eyes
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Inherent Vice
Into The Woods
A Most Violent Year


(Ten Alternates: Interstellar; The Imitation Game; Get On Up; Fury; Trash; Mr. Turner; Gone Girl; Whiplash; Boyhood)

Best Director
Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Paul Thomas Anderson, Inherent Vice

JC Chandor, A Most Violent Year
Angelina Jolie, Unbroken
Bennett Miller, Foxcatcher

(Ten Alternates: Christopher Nolan, Interstellar; Richard Linklater, Boyhood; Tim Burton, Big Eyes; Rob Marshall, Into The Woods; Michel Hazanavicius, The Search; David Fincher, Gone Girl; Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Birdman; Mike Leigh, Mr. Turner; Sarah Gavron, Suffragette)

Best Actor*
Steve Carell, Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game
Ralph Fiennes, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Oscar Isaac, A Most Violent Year
Eddie Redmayne, Theory of Everything

(Ten Alternates: Chadwick Boseman, Get On Up; Joaquin Phoenix, Inherent ViceChristoph Waltz, Big Eyes; Michael Keaton, Birdman; Robert Downey Jr, The Judge; Brad Pitt, Fury; Timothy Spall, Mr. Turner; Jack O'Connell, Unbroken; Brendan Gleeson, Calvary; John Lithgow, Love Is Strange)

Best Actress
Amy Adams, Big Eyes
Carey Mulligan, Suffragette
Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon, Wild
Michelle Williams, Suite Francaise

(Ten Alternates: Emily Blunt; Into The Woods; Felicity Jones, Theory of Everything; Berenice Bejo, The Search; Nicole Kidman, Grace of Monaco; Jessica Chastain, Miss Julie; Julianne Moore, Map to the Stars; Charlize Theron, Dark Places; Natalie Portman, Jane Got a Gun; Jennifer Lawrence, Serena)


Best Supporting Actor
Josh Brolin, Inherent Vice
Albert Brooks, A Most Violent Year
Johnny Depp, Into The Woods
Mark Ruffalo, Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons, Whiplash

(Ten Alternates: Robert Duvall, The Judge; Phillip Seymour Hoffman, A Most Wanted Man; Ethan Hawke, Boyhood; Benicio Del Toro, Inherent Vice; Alfred Molina, Love Is Strange; Channing Tatum, Foxcatcher; Martin Sheen, Trash; Edward Norton, Birdman; Gary Oldman, Child 44; Christopher Walken, Jersey Boys

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette, Boyhood
Jessica Chastain, A Most Violent Year
Viola Davis, Get On Up
Meryl Streep, Into The Woods

Kristin Scott Thomas, Suite Francaise

(Ten Alternates: Rooney Mara, Trash; Anna Kendrick, Into The Woods; ; Sigourney Weaver, Exodus; Reese Witherspoon, Inherent Vice; Helena Bonham Carter, Suffragette; Emily Watson, Theory of Everything; Octavia Spencer, Get On Up; Maya Rudolph, Inherent Vice)

Peter Knegt is Indiewire's Senior Writer and awards columnist. Follow him on Twitter here (where he promises to mention nothing Oscar-related until at least September).