Feb 21 - 27, 2008 
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Feature: Film Guide

80th Annual Academy Awards Ballot

Best Motion Picture of the Year
Atonement (BAFTA, GG) Vegas Odds: 10/1
Juno (BFCA, SA) Vegas Odds: 15/1
Michael Clayton Vegas Odds: 8/1
No Country for Old Men (BSFC, BFCA, COFCA, CFCA, DFWFCA, FFCC, LVFCS, NBR, NYFCC, OFCS, PFCS, SDFCS, SA, SEFCA, TFCA, WAFCA) Vegas Odds: 2/5
There Will Be Blood (KCFCC, LAFCA, NSFC) Vegas Odds: 10/3
Alibi Pick: Atonement

Achievement in Directing
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly Julian Schnabel (BSFC, GG) Vegas Odds: 8/1
Juno Jason Reitman Vegas Odds: 25/1
Michael Clayton Tony Gilroy Vegas Odds: 30/1
No Country for Old Men Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (BAFTA, BFCA, COFCA, CFCA, DFWFCA, DGA, FFCC, LVFCS, NYFCC, OFCS, PFCS, SFFCC, SA, SEFCA, TFCA, WAFCA) Vegas Odds: 2/7
There Will Be Blood Paul Thomas Anderson (LAFCA, NSFC, SDFCS) Vegas Odds: 3/2
Alibi Pick: Paul Thomas Anderson

Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
George Clooney in Michael Clayton (NBR, SFFCC, WAFCA) Vegas Odds: 8/1
Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood (BAFTA, BFCA, COFCA, CFCA, DFWFCA, FFCC, GG, KCFCC, LVFCS, LAFCA, NSFC, NYFCC, PFCS, SDFCS, SAG, SEFCA) Vegas Odds: 1/10
Johnny Depp in Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (GG) Vegas Odds: 8/1
Tommy Lee Jones in In the Valley of Elah Vegas Odds: 25/1
Viggo Mortensen in Eastern Promises (BIFA, SA, TFCA) Vegas Odds: 25/1
Alibi Pick: Daniel Day-Lewis

Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Casey Affleck in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (NBR, NSFC, SFFCC, SA) Vegas Odds: 9/1
Javier Bardem in No Country for Old Men (BAFTA, BSFC, BFCA, COFCA, CFCA, DFWFCA, FFCC, GG, KCFCC, LVFCS, NYFCC, OFCS, PFCS, SAG, SEFCA, TFCA, WAFCA) Vegas Odds: 1/10
Philip Seymour Hoffman in Charlie Wilson’s War Vegas Odds: 16/1
Hal Holbrook in Into the Wild Vegas Odds: 12/1
Tom Wilkinson in Michael Clayton (SA) Vegas Odds: 14/1
Alibi Pick: Casey Affleck

Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Cate Blanchett in Elizabeth: The Golden Age Vegas Odds: 30/1
Julie Christie in Away from Her (BFCA, DFWFCA, GG, NBR, NSFC, NYFCC, OFCS, PFCS, SDFCS, SFFCC, SAG, SEFCA, TFCA, WAFCA) Vegas Odds: 2/7
Marion Cotillard in La Vie en Rose (BAFTA, BSFC, GG, KCFCC, LAFCA, SA) 4/1
Laura Linney in The Savages Vegas Odds: 40/1
Ellen Page in Juno (COFCA, CFCA, FFCC, SA, TFCA) Vegas Odds: 5/1
Alibi Pick: Marion Cotillard

Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Cate Blanchett in I’m Not There Vegas Odds: 3/2
Ruby Dee in American Gangster Vegas Odds: 13/10
Saoirse Ronan in Atonement (PFCS) Vegas Odds: 25/1
Amy Ryan in Gone Baby Gone Vegas Odds: 11/4
Tilda Swinton in Michael Clayton (BAFTA, DFWFCA, KCFCC) Vegas Odds: 15/1
Alibi Pick: Tilda Swinton

Adapted Screenplay
Atonement (SA)
Away from Her (SFFCC)
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (BAFTA)
No Country for Old Men (COFCA, CFCA, GG, KCFCC, NBR, NYFCC, OFCS, PFCS, SEFCA, TFCA)
There Will Be Blood (SDFCS)
Alibi Pick: Atonement

Original Screenplay
Juno (BAFTA, BFCA, COFCA, CFCA, DFWFCA, FFCC, KCFCC, NBR, PFCS, SDFCS, SA, SEFCA)
Lars and the Real Girl (NBR)
Michael Clayton
Ratatouille (BSFC)
The Savages (LAFCA, NSFC, SFFCC)
Alibi Pick: Juno

Best Animated Feature
Persepolis
Ratatouille
Surf's Up

Best Foreign Language Film
Beaufort Israel
The CounterfeitersAustria
Katyń Poland
Mongol Kazakhstan
12 Russia

Best Documentary Feature
No End in Sight
Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience
Sicko
Taxi to the Dark Side
War/Dance

Achievement in Art Direction
American Gangster
Atonement
The Golden Compass
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
There Will Be Blood

Achievement in Cinematography
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Atonement
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Achievement in Costume Design
Across the Universe
Atonement
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
La Vie en Rose
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Best Animated Short
“I Met the Walrus”
“Madame Tutli-Putli”
“Même les Pigeons Vont au Paradis (Even Pigeons Go to Heaven)”
“My Love (Moya Lyubov)”
“Peter & the Wolf”

Best Live Action Short
“At Night”
“Il Supplente (The Substitute)”
“Le Mozart des Pickpockets (The Mozart of Pickpockets)”
“Tanghi Argentini”
“The Tonto Woman”

Best Documentary Short Subject
“Freeheld”
“La Corona (The Crown)”
“Salim Baba”
“Sari’s Mother”

Achievement in Film Editing
The Bourne Ultimatum
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Into the Wild
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Achievement in Makeup
La Vie en Rose
Norbit
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

Original Score
Atonement
The Kite Runner
Michael Clayton
Ratatouille
3:10 to Yuma

Original Song
“Falling Slowly” from Once
“Happy Working Song” from Enchanted
“Raise It Up” from August Rush
“So Close” from Enchanted
“That’s How You Know” from Enchanted

Achievement in Sound Editing
The Bourne Ultimatum
No Country for Old Men
Ratatouille
There Will Be Blood
Transformers

Achievement in Sound Mixing
The Bourne Ultimatum
No Country for Old Men
Ratatouille
3:10 to Yuma
Transformers

Achievement in Visual Effects
The Golden Compass
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
Transformers

(KEY: BIFA=British Independent Film Awards, BAFTA=British Academy of Film and Television Awards, BSFC=Boston Society of Film Critics, BFCA=Broadcast Film Critics Association, COFCA=Central Ohio Film Critics Association CFCA=Chicago Film Critics Association, DFWFCA=Dallas-Ft. Worth Film Critics Association, DGA=Directors Guild of America, FFCC=Florida Film Critics Circle, GG=Golden Globes, KCFCC=Kansas City Film Critics Circle, LVFCS=Las Vegas Film Critics Society, LCCFA=London Critics Circle Film Awards, LAFCA=Los Angeles Film Critics Association, NBR=National Board of Review, NSFC=National Society of Film Critics, NYFCC=New York Film Critics Circle, OFCS=Online Film Critics Society, PFCS=Phoenix Film Critics Society, SDFCS=San Diego Film Critics Society, SFFCC=San Francisco Film Critics Circle, SA=Satellite Awards, SAG=Screen Actors Guild, SEFCA=Southeastern Film Critics Association, TFCA=Toronto Film Critics Association, VFCC=Vancouver Film Critics Association, WAFCA=Washington DC Area Film Critics Association, WGA=Writers Guild of America
This year's gambling odds courtesy of BoDog.com.


 
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