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Merecedes J. Howze. Movie Scene Queen

Here are my official Movie Scene Queen 2014 Academy Award Predictions:

Best Picture
12 Years a Slave

Chiwetel Ejiofor

This image released by Fox Searchlight shows Chiwetel Ejiofor, center, in a scene from “12 Years A Slave.” The Golden Globes nominations will be announced on Thursday, Dec. 12. (AP Photo/Fox Searchlight, Jaap Buitendijk)

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club)

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Sandra Bullock (Gravity)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Bradley Cooper (American Hustle)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave)

Chiwetel Ejiofor

This image released by Fox Searchlight shows Lupita Nyong’o, left, and Chiwetel Ejiofor in a scene from “12 Years A Slave.” (AP Photo/Fox Searchlight, Francois Duhamel)

Best Animated Feature
Frozen (Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee, Peter Del Vecho)

Frozen Characters

Disney’s Frozen characters Princess Anna (left) and her sister, Queen Elsa (right) chatting with the Merecedes J. Howze, Movie Scene Queen, at Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center on November 10.

Best Cinematography
Gravity (Emmanuel Lubezki)

Best Costume Design
12 Years a Slave (Patricia Norris)

Best Directing
12 Years a Slave (Steve McQueen)

Steve McQueen

Best Director winner Steve McQueen attends the 79th Annual New York Film Critics Circle Awards at the Edison Ballroom on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Best Film Editing
Gravity (Alfonso Cuarón, Mark Sanger)

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (Stephen Prouty)

Best Original Score
Her (William Butler, Owen Pallett)

Best Original Song
Let It Go (Frozen)…Sorry Pharrell

Best Production Design
American Hustle (Judy Becker, Heather Loeffler)

Best Sound Editing
Gravity (Glenn Freemantle)

Best Sound Mixing
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Christopher Boyes, Michael Hedges, Michael Semanick, Tony Johnson)

Best Visual Effects
Gravity (Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk, Neil Corbould)

Best Adapted Screenplay
2 Years a Slave (John Ridley)

Best Original Screenplay
Blue Jasmine (Woody Allen)

About the Movie Scene Queen

The Movie Scene Queen’s real name is Merecedes J. Howze

cropped-merecedesAfter years of private movie screenings, Merecedes took the hobby to another level. With over a decade of journalism experience, writing as passion, and an inquisitive love for movies, Merecedes took her unofficial nickname and created a blog.

Never to be the stingy one, the Movie Scene Queen uses her social network popularity to share her access to private movie screenings with everyone.

Merecedes is the official movie reviewer for the New Pittsburgh Courier, the Soul Pitt Quarterly Magazine and the Mount Magazine.

For booking information or to schedule a screening:
Instagram: @MovieSceneQueen
Twitter: @MovieSceneQueen
Facebook: Movie Scene Queen

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