Experts' Predicted Winners
National Board of Review Awards 2012
HUB
Best Animated Feature
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Frankenweenie

    9/10
  • 2

    Brave

    4/1
  • 3

    Wreck-It Ralph

    11/2
  • 4

    Rise of the Guardians

    11/1
  • 5

    ParaNorman

    28/1
  • 6

    Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted

    100/1
  • 7

    From Up on Poppy Hill

    100/1
  • 8

    The Painting

    100/1
  • 9

    The Rabbis Cat

    100/1
  • 10

    A Liars Autobiography

    100/1
  • 11

    Hotel Transylvania

    100/1
  • 12

    The Lorax

    100/1
  • 13

    Arjun The Warrior Prince

    100/1
  • 14

    Ice Age: Continental Drift

    100/1
  • 15

    The Pirates: Band of Misfits

    100/1
  • 16

    Secret of the Wings

    100/1
  • 17

    The Suicide Shop

    100/1
  • 18

    Pablo

    100/1
  • 19

    Dorothy of Oz

    100/1
  • 20

    Adventures in Zambezia

    100/1
Best Supporting Actress
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Anne Hathaway

    10/11
  • 2

    Sally Field

    7/2
  • 3

    Amy Adams

    11/2
  • 4

    Helen Hunt

    15/2
  • 5

    Nicole Kidman

    100/1
  • 6

    Helena Bonham Carter

    100/1
  • 7

    Helena Bonham Carter

    100/1
  • 8

    Jacki Weaver

    100/1
  • 9

    Kelly Macdonald

    100/1
  • 10

    Julia Stiles

    100/1
  • 11

    Toni Collette

    100/1
  • 12

    Rosemarie DeWitt

    100/1
  • 13

    Frances McDormand

    100/1
  • 14

    Frances McDormand

    100/1
  • 15

    Vanessa Redgrave

    100/1
  • Maggie Smith
    16

    Maggie Smith

    100/1
  • 17

    Olivia Colman

    100/1
  • 18

    Scarlett Johansson

    100/1
  • 19

    Emily Blunt

    100/1
  • 20

    Amanda Seyfried

    100/1
  • 21

    Samantha Barks

    100/1
  • 22

    Jennifer Ehle

    100/1
  • 23

    Holly Hunter

    100/1
  • 24

    Susan Sarandon

    100/1
  • Kerry Washington
    25

    Kerry Washington

    100/1
  • 26

    Olivia Williams

    100/1
  • 27

    Olivia Williams

    100/1
  • 28

    Blythe Danner

    100/1
  • 29

    Pauline Collins

    100/1
  • 30

    Ann Dowd

    100/1
  • 31

    Jessica Biel

    100/1
  • 32

    Kelly Reilly

    100/1
Best Actor
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Daniel Day-Lewis

    27/20
  • 2

    John Hawkes

    7/2
  • 3

    Joaquin Phoenix

    9/2
  • 4

    Denzel Washington

    9/1
  • 5

    Hugh Jackman

    22/1
  • 6

    Anthony Hopkins

    33/1
  • 7

    Matt Damon

    100/1
  • 8

    Christian Bale

    100/1
  • 9

    Bill Murray

    100/1
  • 10

    Clint Eastwood

    100/1
  • 11

    Aaron Paul

    100/1
  • 12

    John Krasinski

    100/1
  • 13

    James Gandolfini

    100/1
  • 14

    Martin Freeman

    100/1
  • 15

    Jeremy Irvine

    100/1
  • 16

    Jack Black

    100/1
  • 17

    Bradley Cooper

    100/1
  • 18

    Daniel Craig

    100/1
  • 19

    Seth Rogen

    100/1
  • 20

    Ben Affleck

    100/1
  • 21

    Jamie Foxx

    100/1
  • 22

    Richard Gere

    100/1
  • 23

    Terence Stamp

    100/1
  • 24

    Matthias Schoenaerts

    100/1
  • 25

    Jake Gyllenhaal

    100/1
  • 26

    Jean-Louis Trintignant

    100/1
  • 27

    Suraj Sharma

    100/1
  • 28

    Tom Holland

    100/1
  • 29

    John Magaro

    100/1
Best Supporting Actor
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Philip Seymour Hoffman

    7/5
  • 2

    Robert De Niro

    9/2
  • 3

    Matthew McConaughey

    5/1
  • 4

    Tommy Lee Jones

    15/2
  • 5

    Russell Crowe

    11/1
  • 6

    Leonardo DiCaprio

    28/1
  • 7

    Ewan McGregor

    100/1
  • 8

    Bill Murray

    100/1
  • Bryan Cranston
    9

    Bryan Cranston

    100/1
  • Kyle Chandler
    10

    Kyle Chandler

    100/1
  • 11

    Irrfan Khan

    100/1
  • 12

    Samuel L. Jackson

    100/1
  • 13

    John Hawkes

    100/1
  • 14

    William H. Macy

    100/1
  • 15

    Jude Law

    100/1
  • 16

    Edgar Ramirez

    100/1
  • 17

    Jared Harris

    100/1
  • 18

    James Gandolfini

    100/1
  • 19

    Tom Wilkinson

    100/1
  • 20

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    100/1
  • 21

    Ralph Fiennes

    100/1
  • 22

    Ralph Fiennes

    100/1
  • 23

    Eddie Redmayne

    100/1
  • 24

    Tom Hardy

    100/1
  • 25

    Woody Harrelson

    100/1
  • 26

    Ezra Miller

    100/1
  • 27

    Christoph Waltz

    100/1
  • 28

    James DArcy

    100/1
  • 29

    Andy Serkis

    100/1
  • 30

    John Goodman

    100/1
  • 31

    Chris ODowd

    100/1
  • 32

    Joel Edgerton

    100/1
  • 33

    Michael Stuhlbarg

    100/1
  • 34

    Danny Huston

    100/1
  • 35

    David Strathairn

    100/1
  • 36

    Sacha Baron Cohen

    100/1
  • 37

    Domhnall Gleeson

    100/1
  • 38

    Aaron Johnson

    100/1
  • 39

    Mark Strong

    100/1
  • 40

    Javier Bardem

    100/1
  • 41

    Samuel West

    100/1
  • 42

    Dwight Henry

    100/1
  • 43

    Hal Holbrook

    100/1
  • 44

    Jackie Earle Haley

    100/1
  • Ian McKellen
    45

    Ian McKellen

    100/1
  • 46

    Alan Arkin

    100/1
  • Aaron Tveit
    47

    Aaron Tveit

    100/1
  • 48

    Tom Courtenay

    100/1
  • 49

    Billy Connolly

    100/1
  • 50

    Michael Pena

    100/1
Best Foreign Film
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    The Intouchables

    3/2
  • 2

    Amour

    8/5
  • 3

    A Royal Affair

    9/2
  • 4

    80 Million

    28/1
  • 5

    No

    100/1
  • 6

    The Patience Stone

    100/1
  • 7

    Pharmakon

    100/1
  • 8

    Zabana

    100/1
  • 9

    Clandestine Childhood

    100/1
  • 10

    If Only Everyone

    100/1
  • 11

    Lore

    100/1
  • 12

    Buta

    100/1
  • 13

    Ghetuputra Kamola

    100/1
  • 14

    Our Children

    100/1
  • 15

    The Clown

    100/1
  • 16

    Children of Sarajevo

    100/1
  • 17

    Lost Loves

    100/1
  • 18

    War Witch

    100/1
  • 19

    Caught in the Web

    100/1
  • 20

    El Cartel de los Sapos

    100/1
  • 21

    Cannibal Vegetarian

    100/1
  • 22

    In the Shadows

    100/1
  • 23

    Check Mate

    100/1
  • 24

    Mushrooming

    100/1
  • 25

    Barbara

    100/1
  • 26

    Keep Smiling

    100/1
  • 27

    Unfair World

    100/1
  • 28

    Life Without Principle

    100/1
  • 29

    Just the Wind

    100/1
  • 30

    The Deep

    100/1
  • 31

    Barfi

    100/1
  • 32

    The Dancer

    100/1
  • 33

    Fill the Void

    100/1
  • 34

    Caesar Must Die

    100/1
  • 35

    Our Homeland

    100/1
  • 36

    Myn Bala

    100/1
  • 37

    Nairobi Half Life

    100/1
  • 38

    Gulf Stream Under the Iceberg

    100/1
  • 39

    The Third Half

    100/1
  • 40

    After Lucia

    100/1
  • 41

    Death for Sale

    100/1
  • 42

    Kauwboy

    100/1
  • 43

    Kon-Tiki

    100/1
  • 44

    When I Saw You

    100/1
  • 45

    The Bad Intentions

    100/1
  • 46

    Bwakaw

    100/1
  • 47

    Blood of My Blood

    100/1
  • 48

    Beyond the Hills

    100/1
  • 49

    White Tiger

    100/1
  • 50

    When Day Breaks

    100/1
  • 51

    Made in Ash

    100/1
  • 52

    A Trip

    100/1
  • 53

    Little One

    100/1
  • 54

    Pieta

    100/1
  • 55

    Blancanieves

    100/1
  • 56

    The Hypnotist

    100/1
  • 57

    Sister

    100/1
  • 58

    Touch of the Light

    100/1
  • 59

    Headshot

    100/1
  • 60

    Where the Fire Burns

    100/1
  • 61

    Firecrosser

    100/1
  • 62

    The Delay

    100/1
  • 63

    Rock Paper Scissors

    100/1
  • 64

    The Scent of Burning Grass

    100/1
  • 65

    Sneakers

    100/1
  • 66

    Inuk

    100/1
  • 67

    The Empty Home

    100/1
  • 68

    Ramin

    100/1
  • 69

    Already Famous

    100/1
  • 70

    Bunohan

    100/1
Best Actress
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Jennifer Lawrence

    8/5
  • 2

    Emmanuelle Riva

    3/1
  • 3

    Jessica Chastain

    11/2
  • 4

    Quvenzhane Wallis

    9/1
  • 5

    Marion Cotillard

    11/1
  • 6

    Keira Knightley

    28/1
  • 7

    Jennifer Lawrence

    100/1
  • 8

    Michelle Williams

    100/1
  • 9

    Naomi Watts

    100/1
  • 10

    Helen Mirren

    100/1
  • 11

    Laura Linney

    100/1
  • 12

    Kristen Wiig

    100/1
  • Maggie Smith
    13

    Maggie Smith

    100/1
  • 14

    Rachel Weisz

    100/1
  • Viola Davis
    15

    Viola Davis

    100/1
  • 16

    Judi Dench

    100/1
  • 17

    Penelope Cruz

    100/1
  • 18

    Holliday Grainger

    100/1
  • 19

    Mary Elizabeth Winstead

    100/1
  • 20

    Maggie Gyllenhaal

    100/1
  • 21

    Melanie Lynskey

    100/1
  • 22

    Barbra Streisand

    100/1
Best Film Ensemble
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Les Miserables

    8/5
  • 2

    Lincoln

    10/3
  • 3

    Moonrise Kingdom

    5/1
  • 4

    Argo

    9/1
  • 5

    The Master

    11/1
  • 6

    Django Unchained

    28/1
  • 7

    Anna Karenina

    100/1
  • 8

    Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

    100/1
  • 9

    The Impossible

    100/1
  • 10

    Bernie

    100/1
  • 11

    The Sessions

    100/1
  • 12

    The Dark Knight Rises

    100/1
  • 13

    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

    100/1
  • 14

    To Rome with Love

    100/1
  • 15

    Hope Springs

    100/1
  • 16

    Hyde Park on Hudson

    100/1
  • 17

    Zero Dark Thirty

    100/1
  • 18

    Silver Linings Playbook

    100/1
  • 19

    Smashed

    100/1
  • 20

    Great Expectations

    100/1
  • 21

    The Hunger Games

    100/1
  • 22

    Cloud Atlas

    100/1
  • 23

    Not Fade Away

    100/1
  • 24

    Promised Land

    100/1
  • 25

    Quartet

    100/1
  • 26

    Hitchcock

    100/1
  • 27

    Stand Up Guys

    100/1
Best Adapted Screenplay
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Lincoln

    7/4
  • 2

    Argo

    11/5
  • 3

    Silver Linings Playbook

    11/4
  • 4

    Beasts of the Southern Wild

    20/1
  • 5

    Anna Karenina

    100/1
  • 6

    On the Road

    100/1
  • 7

    The Deep Blue Sea

    100/1
  • 8

    Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

    100/1
  • 9

    Lawless

    100/1
  • 10

    Bernie

    100/1
  • 11

    Killer Joe

    100/1
  • 12

    The Sessions

    100/1
  • 13

    The Dark Knight Rises

    100/1
  • 14

    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

    100/1
  • 15

    Les Miserables

    100/1
  • 16

    Hyde Park on Hudson

    100/1
  • 17

    Killing Them Softly

    100/1
  • 18

    Life of Pi

    100/1
  • 19

    Great Expectations

    100/1
  • 20

    The Hunger Games

    100/1
  • 21

    The Avengers

    100/1
  • 22

    Cloud Atlas

    100/1
  • 23

    The Company You Keep

    100/1
  • 24

    This is 40

    100/1
  • 25

    Rust and Bone

    100/1
  • 26

    Quartet

    100/1
  • 27

    Perks of Being a Wallflower

    100/1
  • 28

    Frankenweenie

    100/1
  • 29

    Hitchcock

    100/1
Best Director
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Steven Spielberg

    23/10
  • 2

    Ben Affleck

    5/2
  • 3

    Ang Lee

    5/2
  • 4

    Tom Hooper

    22/1
  • 5

    Paul Thomas Anderson

    22/1
  • 6

    Kathryn Bigelow

    22/1
  • 7

    Christopher Nolan

    100/1
  • 8

    David O. Russell

    100/1
  • 9

    Joe Wright

    100/1
  • 10

    Steven Soderbergh

    100/1
  • 11

    Dustin Hoffman

    100/1
  • 12

    Peter Jackson

    100/1
  • 13

    Wes Anderson

    100/1
  • 14

    Joss Whedon

    100/1
  • 15

    Quentin Tarantino

    100/1
  • 16

    Sarah Polley

    100/1
  • 17

    Sam Mendes

    100/1
  • 18

    Ben Lewin

    100/1
  • 19

    Roger Michell

    100/1
  • 20

    Mike Newell

    100/1
  • 21

    Gary Ross

    100/1
  • 22

    Benh Zeitlin

    100/1
  • 23

    Robert Zemeckis

    100/1
  • 24

    Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis

    100/1
  • 25

    Rian Johnson

    100/1
  • 26

    David Chase

    100/1
  • 27

    Judd Apatow

    100/1
  • 28

    Michael Haneke

    100/1
  • 29

    Gus Van Sant

    100/1
  • 30

    Juan Antonio Bayona

    100/1
  • 31

    John Madden

    100/1
  • 32

    Sacha Gervasi

    100/1
Best Original Screenplay
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Zero Dark Thirty

    23/10
  • 2

    Moonrise Kingdom

    23/10
  • 3

    The Master

    4/1
  • 4

    Flight

    9/1
  • 5

    Django Unchained

    14/1
  • 6

    Amour

    28/1
  • 7

    The Impossible

    100/1
  • 8

    Take This Waltz

    100/1
  • 9

    Brave

    100/1
  • 10

    To Rome with Love

    100/1
  • 11

    Hope Springs

    100/1
  • 12

    Trouble with the Curve

    100/1
  • 13

    To the Wonder

    100/1
  • 14

    Girl Most Likely

    100/1
  • 15

    Magic Mike

    100/1
  • 16

    Looper

    100/1
  • 17

    Not Fade Away

    100/1
  • 18

    Promised Land

    100/1
  • 19

    Seven Psychopaths

    100/1
  • 20

    Friends with Kids

    100/1
  • 21

    The Guilt Trip

    100/1
  • 22

    The Intouchables

    100/1
  • 23

    Middle of Nowhere

    100/1
Best Picture
Actor
Odds
  • 1

    Les Miserables

    14/5
  • 2

    Lincoln

    9/2
  • 3

    Argo

    6/1
  • 4

    Zero Dark Thirty

    9/1
  • 5

    Life of Pi

    14/1
  • 6

    Silver Linings Playbook

    14/1
  • 7

    Beasts of the Southern Wild

    18/1
  • 8

    The Master

    33/1
  • 9

    Amour

    50/1
  • 10

    Django Unchained

    66/1
  • 11

    Flight

    66/1
  • 12

    Moonrise Kingdom

    80/1
  • 13

    Cloud Atlas

    80/1
  • 14

    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

    100/1
  • 15

    The Sessions

    100/1
  • 16

    The Dark Knight Rises

    100/1
  • 17

    Skyfall

    100/1
  • 18

    Anna Karenina

    100/1
  • 19

    Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

    100/1
  • 20

    The Impossible

    100/1
  • 21

    Bernie

    100/1
  • 22

    Brave

    100/1
  • 23

    Hyde Park on Hudson

    100/1
  • 24

    Great Expectations

    100/1
  • 25

    The Hunger Games

    100/1
  • 26

    The Avengers

    100/1
  • 27

    Looper

    100/1
  • 28

    Not Fade Away

    100/1
  • 29

    This is 40

    100/1
  • 30

    Rust and Bone

    100/1
  • 31

    Promised Land

    100/1
  • 32

    Hitchcock

    100/1