Oscar Talk: Final predictions as ‘Gravity’ squares off with ’12 Years a Slave’

Welcome to Oscar Talk.

In case you're new to the site and/or the podcast, Oscar Talk is your one-stop awards chat shop between yours truly and Anne Thompson of Thompson on Hollywood. The podcast is broadcast in special installments throughout the season, charting the ups and downs of contenders along the way. Plenty of things change en route to Oscar's stage and we're here to address it all as it unfolds.

On the docket today…

– LAST CALL: It's that time. Time to put up or shut up. Final predictions in all categories. Will it be “12 Years a Slave” or “Gravity?”

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“Here I Come” courtesy of Stuart Park.