"The Artist," "The Help," "Tree of Life," "Moneyball," "War Horse," "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close," "Hugo," "Midnight in Paris" and "The Descendants" all find themselves vying for the coveted title of Best Picture at the 2012 Academy Awards.
So now's the time to size up the field and get a firmer handle on who you think will the Oscar so you can fill out your Oscar pool with a reasonable level of confidence. Or you can just grumble about how your favorite film got snubbed.
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