Sure it is easy to predict who will prevail at the Oscars after the nominations are revealed next January. But can you forecast nine months out who will take to the stage of the Kodak Theater on Feb. 24?
We have compiled lists of frontrunners and possibilites for Best Picture, Best Director and the four acting categories. As you visit each of the following pages, be sure to click on each film and person to read more about that contender.
After reviewing all these potential Academy Awards nominees, head over to our prediction center to log your forecasts for the eventual slate of nominees in each race. (Signing up for a free account takes just a minute.)
Remember to pick 10 films for Best Picture and five performers in each of the acting races. And while you are there, make predictions for the winners of the MTV Movie Awards, Tony Awards and Daytime Emmys as well the nominees for the Primetime Emmys. The top User for each of these will win $100.
You can keep changing your Oscar predictions right up until the nominations are announced on Jan. 15. And be sure to check back with us often to see how your favorites are faring among all of our users as well as with our Editors and Experts.