Who will win and why? Entertainment Weekly's guide to the six major races
We put odds on who’ll win Oscars
With the stage set for some of the closest competition in Oscar history, this year — more than ever — you may need some help with your office pool. So we’ve conferred with Academy members, studied the myriad pre-Oscar awards, and added a dash of (obsessively informed) guesswork to predict the winners. Take a virtual spin of the roulette wheel on the following pages and find out how we see Oscar’s fate.