And the Winner Is ...

TIME's film critics pick the Oscars

Best Actor

Demin Bichir, A Better Life; George Clooney, The Descendants; Jean Dujardin, The Artist; Gary Oldman, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy; Brad Pitt, Moneyball

Will Win: Jean Dujardin
Should Win: Brad Pitt

Clooney already has an Oscar; his buddy Brad should get this one. But I predict it will go to the très charmant Dujardin in The Artist.

Will Win: George Clooney
Should Win: Brad Pitt

Pitt hit nothing but homers last year: Moneyball and The Tree of Life.

Supporting Actor

Kenneth Branagh, My Week with Marilyn; Jonah Hill, Moneyball; Nick Nolte, Warrior;...

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