Leonard Maltin


Best Picture:
Will Win: "The Artist"
Should Win: "The Descendants"

Best Director:
Will Win: Michel Hazanavicius, "The Artist"
Should Win: Alexander Payne, "The Descendants"

Best Actor:
Will Win: Jean Dujardin, "The Artist"
Should Win: George Clooney, "The Descendants"

Best Actress:
Will Win: Viola Davis, "The Help"
Should Win: Viola Davis, "The Help"

Best Supporting Actor:
Will Win: Christopher Plummer, "Beginners"
Should Win: Max von Sydow, "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close"

Best Supporting Actress:
Will Win: Octavia Spencer, "The Help"
Should Win: Octavia Spencer, "The Help"

Best Original Screenplay:
Will Win: "Midnight in Paris"
Should Win: "The Artist"

Best Adapted Screenplay:
Will Win: "The Descendants"
Should Win: "The Descendants"

Best Foreign Film:
Will Win: "A Separation"
Should Win: "A Separation"

Best Animated Feature:
Will Win: "Rango"
Should Win: "Kung Fu Panda 2"

Best Cinematography:
Will Win: "The Tree of Life"
Should Win: "Hugo"

Best Score:
Will Win: "The Artist"
Should Win: "Hugo"