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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