Peter Travers has been a movie critic for Rolling Stone for more than two-and-a-half decades, but even he had his hands full when picking his favorites to win at this year's 86th Oscars.
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He came through with a nice blend of A-list stars and newcomers.
"We love to predict," he joked.
Here's a quick list of Travers' selections for Sunday's big show at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre.
Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"
Best Supporting Actress:
Lupita Nyong'o, "12 Years a Slave"
Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyer's Club"
Best Supporting Actor
Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"
Alfonso Cuaron, "Gravity"
"12 Years a Slave"