The 85th Academy Awards will take place Sunday night starting at 5:30 p.m. Pacific. Will "Argo," Ben Affleck's drama about the Iranian hostage crisis, cap off its awards season run with a best picture win?
On Oscar night, Times film critic Kenneth Turan and staff writer Robin Abcarian will weigh in on the awards show right before the show starts and during commercial breaks.
Meanwhile, check back on The Envelope for complete coverage, including Oscar night predictions and more, such as:
- Oscars play-at-home ballot: Share your picks.
- Oscar Watch interactive: Everything you need to know about the top films.
- Key scenes video roundup: Watch the best actor and actress nominees carry out their key scenes from the films that got them nominated this year. Among them: Denzel Washington in "Flight," Joaquin Phoenix in " The Master" and Jennifer Lawrence in "Silver Linings Playbook."