Sure, the Oscar nominations aren't until January. But with awards buzz emanating from the festival circuit, and with the recent release of David Fincher's critically acclaimed movie 'The Social Network,' we decided to get a early start on the game.

Is 'The Social Network' really the film to beat? Will Colin Firth become the Helen Mirren of 2010? Will Natalie Portman dance away with the Best Actress Oscar? And will the Academy actually nominate singer-turned-actor Justin Timberlake?

Find out answers to these and more of your burning awards questions with our fearless Oscar predictions.
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Toy Story 3
G2010
Based on 39 critics

With their beloved Andy preparing to leave for college, Woody (Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen),... Read More

How to Train Your Dragon Movie Poster
How to Train Your Dragon
PG2010
Based on 33 critics

Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) is a Norse teenager from the island of Berk, where fighting dragons is a way of... Read More

The Fighter Movie Poster
The Fighter
R2010
Based on 41 critics

For Micky Ward (Mark Wahlberg), boxing is a family affair. His tough-as-nails mother is his manager.... Read More

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Despicable Me
PG2010
Based on 35 critics

A man who delights in all things wicked, supervillain Gru (Steve Carell) hatches a plan to steal the... Read More

Inception Movie Poster
Inception
PG-132010
Based on 42 critics

Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a thief with the rare ability to enter people's dreams and steal their... Read More

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Casino Jack
R2010
Based on 24 critics

Powerful lobbyist Jack Abramoff (Kevin Spacey) is on a mission to acquire all the good things that money,... Read More

The Social Network Movie Poster
The Social Network
PG-132010
Based on 42 critics

In 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer genius Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) begins work on a new... Read More

True Grit Movie Poster
True Grit
PG-132010
Based on 41 critics

After an outlaw named Tom Chaney (Josh Brolin) murders her father, feisty 14-year-old farm girl Mattie... Read More

Black Swan Movie Poster
Black Swan
R2010
Based on 42 critics

Nina (Natalie Portman) is a ballerina whose passion for the dance rules every facet of her life. When... Read More

127 Hours Movie Poster
127 Hours
R2010
Based on 38 critics

While exploring a remote canyon in Utah, mountaineer and adventurer Aron Ralston (James Franco) becomes... Read More

Winter's Bone Movie Poster
Winter's Bone
R2010
Based on 38 critics

Faced with an unresponsive mother and a criminal father, Ozark teenager Ree Dolly (Jennifer Lawrence)... Read More

Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work Movie Poster
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
R2010
Based on 34 critics

This revealing documentary follows the life and career of Joan Rivers, a veteran comedienne arguably... Read More

A Film Unfinished Movie Poster
A Film Unfinished
2009
Based on 19 critics

Israeli director Yael Hersonski examines a recently found film reel from an unfinished Nazi movie entitled... Read More

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Waiting for Superman
PG2010
Based on 31 critics

This film by director Davis Guggenheim investigates the public school system in the United States, and... Read More

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The Kids Are All Right
R2010
Based on 39 critics

Lesbian couple Jules (Julianne Moore) and Nic (Annette Bening) have been together for almost 20 years... Read More

Exit Through the Gift Shop Movie Poster
Exit Through the Gift Shop
R2010
Based on 27 critics

The infamous, shadowy British graffiti street artist Banksy has literally left his mark on cities throughout... Read More

The King's Speech Movie Poster
The King's Speech
R2010
Based on 41 critics

England's Prince Albert (Colin Firth) must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment.... Read More

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