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Oscar predictions update: 'Avatar' battles 'Hurt Locker' and 'Up in the Air' for best picture

December 11, 2009 |  3:31 pm
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Now that Oscarologists have seen James Cameron's "Avatar" — the last major kudos contender of derby season — how do they size up the race for best picture? Here are the latest predix of these leading pundits: Edward Douglas (Comingsoon.net), Marshall Fine (Star Magazine, HollywoodAndFine), Lou Lumenick (New York Post), Michael Musto (Village Voice), Jeffrey Wells (Hollywood-Elsewhere) and me. See additional batches of new predix from experts here and here.

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"Up in the Air"

2

1

1

1

 4

1

"Hurt Locker"

1

3

4

3

2

"Precious"

3

2

 3

3

2

10

"Avatar"

4

8

7

2

5

3

"Inglourious Basterds"

8

7

4

6

1

7

"Invictus"

6

 

2

8

6

 
"Nine"

5

 

10

 

10

5

"An Education"

7

   

5

 

6

"Up"  

5

6

7

 
"A Serious Man"

10

4

   

 8

 
"The Messenger"  

9

 

9

7

 
'The Blind Side"    

8

   

4

"Lovely Bones"

9

       

8

"A Single Man"  

10

 

 

 

 
"It's Complicated"      

10

 9

9

"In the Loop"  

6

       
"Julie & Julia"    

9

     
"The Road"  

10

       

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Photo: A scene from "Avatar." Credit: 20th Century Fox

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