The Academy has expanded the field of nominees in the race for the best picture this year. Ten films, Avatar, The Blindside, District 9, An Education, The Hurt Locker, Inglourious Basterds, Precious, A Serious Man, Up, and Up in the Air are vying for top honors and a spot in Oscar history. Do you think your favorite film will make the cut?
There's also a brewing battle between two famous exes, James Cameron, director of Avatar and Kathryn Bigelow, director of The Hurt Locker. Both are up for 'Best Director'.
One thing is certain, the star-studded event is a big draw in Hollywood and beyond. And our movie expert thinks he already knows who will be taking home some golden hardware to proudly display on their mantle.
Join us at 4pm ET Saturday and find out Ben Mankiewicz's picks for the top awards, and see if you're on the same page. You can also share your thoughts about the Oscar nominations. Did your favorite star get the nominee nod, or get kicked to the curb?