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Oscar Scorecard (checking...)

Best Picture
Should Win: Crash.
Will Win: Crash. WON!
(It's a movie that I didn't expect: original and provocative treament of race-relations; great acting and directing).

Best Actor
Should Win: Joaquin Phoenix (Walk the Line).
Will Win: Philip Seymour Hoffman (Capote). WON
(I must admit that the subject didn't interest me and I'm not a fan of the music, but I thought that Phoenix did an excellent job).

Best Actress
Should Win: Judi Dench (Mrs. Henderson Presents).
Will Win: Felicity Huffman (Transamerica).
(Judi Dench is one of the best living movie actresses, and I just think that the lady deserves it; although Reese Whiterspoon WON in Walk the Line is also fantastic; and I really hated Transamerica. I mean, just compare it to Mrs. Henderson. What's happening to Western civilization?)

Best Supporting Actor

Should win: Matt Dillon.
Will win: Matt Dillon.
(Matt Dillon in the role of the LA policeman make you feel that you are dealing with a real and complex human being and not…