Before we attempt the granddaddy of all Oscar categories, Best Picture, it's time to predict it's little cousin, the Animated Feature Film. A newbie to the hallowed Kodak Theatre, this genre is fast becoming a fan favourite. But who has our nod?
Our Favourite: Up
This one's a foregone conclusion; Up has it in the bag. Rave reviews, commercial success, awards out the wazoo and a nomination in the 10-film Best Picture race. Fantastic Mr Fox is going to have one tough time trying to beat that Academy-friendly pedigree.
Our Darkhorse: Fantastic Mr Fox
And don't forget to check out our whizz-bang 2010 printable Oscar ballot ahead of Monday's award shenanigans. We—along with Fab and Bella, of course—will be covering all of the day's action, including the red carpet, the winners and the press room gossip. So stay tuned. May the tipping begin!</p>