Academy Awards 2012: One Star, Two Oscar-Worthy Performances
As the Oscar race shapes up, several top stars and filmmakers may find their biggest competition for a nomination is ... themselves. At least 10 of this year's biggest overachievers have a chance of being nominated for not just one but two movies. Or maybe even more than two; if you're running odds for, say, Jessica Chastain, how do you decide whether ''The Help,'' ''The Tree of Life,'' or ''Take Shelter'' is most likely to earn her a shot at an Academy Award? By reading our handicapping, below.