Showbusiness Specials Betting By Joe Crilly

50 Shades Of Grey 20/1 To Be Highest Grossing Of The Year

With 50 Shades Of Grey hitting cinemas in time for Valentine’s Day, William Hill are offering 20/1 that it is the highest grossing movie of 2015.

It is 10/1 to bag an Oscar nomination for any of the big six awards but more likely to be a candidate for a Razzie next year at 6/4.

“There will undoubtedly be people desperate to see this movie but it looks unlikely to bother the big boys come awards season next year,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

Highest grossing movie of 2015: ¼ Star Wars: The Force Awakens; 3/1 Avengers: Age Of Ultron; 8/1 Jurassic World; 8/1 Spectre; 12/1 Ant Man; 14/1 American Sniper; 14/1 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2; 16/1 Minions; 20/1 Fifty Shades of Grey; 20/1 Inside Out; 25/1 Mission Impossible 5; 33/1 BAR

*announced by Box Office Mojo on March 1st 2016

Fifty Shades Of Grey:

10/1 Oscar Nomination for Film/Director/Actor/Actress/Sup Act/Sup Actress

6/4 Worst Picture Razzie Nomination