Oscars 2012: Handicapping

BEST SCORE

= Odds to Win

Skyfall

Score by Thomas Newman. He has 10 previous Oscar nominations, but no wins. His most recent nominations include "WALL-E," "The Good German," "Finding Nemo," and "Road to Perdition."

Newman is also eligible this year for his score from "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel."

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Lincoln

Score by John Williams. He has won five Oscars: "Schindler's List," "E.T.," "Star Wars," "Jaws," and "Fiddler on the Roof." With a total of 47 nominations, Williams is the second most nominated person in the history of the Oscars (behind Walt Disney).

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Life of Pi

Score by Mychael Danna. He has no previous Oscar nominations.

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Anna Karenina

Score by Dario Marianelli. He won an Oscar for composing "Atonement" and was also nominated for "Pride & Prejudice," both films directed by "Anna Karenina" helmer Joe Wright.

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Argo

Score by Alexandre Desplat. He has four previous Oscar nominations, all of them in the last five years: "The King's Speech," "Fantastic Mr. Fox," "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," and "The Queen."

Desplat has four other films eligible this year: "Rise of the Guardians," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Rust and Bone," and "Zero Dark Thirty."

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