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The 85th annual Academy Awards: Who should win and who will win

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We take a look at the great performances and weigh in on who will take home the OscarBy Glenn KennySpecial to MSN MoviesIt's that time of year again: what more than one serious actor has described in private as "the silly season." The Academy Awards are nearly upon us, and experts, who base their judgments on gut feelings and buzz rather than raw data, are busy making their predictions, and making said predictions look statistically valid. We offer what might not turn out to be the most accurate Oscar predictions for Best Supporting Actor and Actress, Best Actor and Actress, Best Director and Best Picture awards, but they will be the most honest, as our predictor, MSN movie critic Glenn Kenny, is a great proponent of the William Goldman-coined Hollywood mantra "Nobody knows anything," to which he has appended the phrase "Least of all me." Bing: Academy Award nominees | Academy Award winnersWhich movie do you think will win Best Picture? Tell us on MSN Movies Facebook and follow MSN Movies Twitter.(AP)
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