Cardinal Times staff members make their picks for the 87th Oscars


The Cardinal Times chose Eddie Redmayne from “The Theory of Everything” to win Best Actor in a Leading Role.

The Cardinal Times is weighing in on the Oscars, which are premiering for the 87th time on ABC at 4 p.m. PST, Feb. 22. Here are the staff’s picks for the five main categories. Click the links to see the trailers of each film.

Best Picture

“Birdman,  or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)”

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything”

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Edward Norton, “Birdman”

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”

To see all of the nominations, click the link here: