Buzz builds for 'Zero Dark Thirty' and 'Les Misérables'
Advanced screenings of both the Bigelow film, and Hugo epic have garnered acclaim within the industry
Zero Dark Thirty and Les Misérables have stormed the Oscar race with rapturous reactions from critics and voters after early screenings. Expect to see them both up for Best Picture. Anne Hathaway, with her tragic Fantine in Les Miz, is emerging as a front-runner for Best Supporting Actress. Meanwhile, Jessica Chastain’s terrorist hunter in Zero Dark has vaulted to the top of the Best Actress heap. For more, check out ew.com/prizefighter.