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Pre-Venice/Toronto/Telluride Oscar Predictions

Pre-Venice/Toronto/Telluride Oscar Predictions

One last shot in the dark (for commentary, check out this article, “10 Things The Fall Fests May Tell Us About Awards Season,” I wrote for the main page).

BEST PICTURE
Bright Star
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Invictus
The Lovely Bones
Nine
Precious
The Tree of Life
Up
Up In The Air

BEST DIRECTOR
Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker
Lee Daniels, Precious
Peter Jackson, The Lovely Bones
Jason Reitman, Up In The Air
Lone Scherfig, An Education

BEST ACTOR
George Clooney, Up In The Air
Matt Damon, The Informant!
Daniel Day-Lewis, Nine
Morgan Freeman, Invictus
Christopher Plummer, The Last Station

BEST ACTRESS
Abbie Cornish, Bright Star
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Saorise Ronan, The Lovely Bones
Gabourey Sidibe, Precious
Meryl Streep, Julie & Julia

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Jeff Bridges, The Men Who Stare at Goats
Matt Damon, Invictus
Alfred Molina, An Education
Stanley Tucci, The Lovely Bones
Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Judi Dench, Nine
Vera Farmiga, Up In The Air
Mo’Nique, Precious
Helen Mirren, The Last Station
Rachel Weisz, The Lovely Bones

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Bright Star
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
The Tree of Life
Up

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
An Education
The Lovely Bones
The Men Who Stare At Goats
Precious
Up In The Air

BEST ANIMATED FILM
A Christmas Carol
Coraline
The Fantastic Mr. Fox
Ponyo
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