2016 Oscars Odds: Best Picture
Which film is currently favored to win the Oscar for Best Picture at the 88th Academy Awards? Which film has the longest odds to take home the award?
Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv currently list Spotlight as a -105 favorite to win the Oscar for Best Picture at this year's Academy Awards. The film is a true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese and stars Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton and Rachel McAdams.
The film with the next best odds to win the Oscar for Best Picture this year is The Revenant, which is about a frontiersman in the 1820s that fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. The gritty film stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy and Will Poulter. The Revenant is +120 to take home Best Picture at the 88th Academy Awards.
The film with the longest odds to win this year is Brooklyn at 66/1. Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen and Domhnall Gleeson star in a movie about an Irish immigrant that lands in 1950s Brooklyn where she quickly falls into a romance with a local.
Here's a complete list of odds for Best Picture:
The Revenant +120
The Big Short 12/1
The Martian 10/1
Mad Max: Fury Road 20/1
Bridge of Spies 33/1