All eyes will be on the films nominated for Best Ensemble, as in previous years, usually at least four of these films will go on to be nominated for Best Picture. This is the final major awards nominations to come out in 2007 before the guilds weigh in next year. We think “Atonement” and “Michael Clayton” may score big here. Oscar Frenzy’s predictions are below.

Best Actor:

Daniel Day-Lewis, There Will Be Blood
George Clooney, Michael Clayton
Johnny Depp, Sweeney Todd
James McAvoy, Atonement
Viggo Mortenson, Eastern Promises

Best Actress:

Julie Christie, Away From Her
Ellen Page, Juno
Keira Knightley, Atonement
Marion Cotillard, La Vie En Rose
Amy Adams, Enchanted

Best Supporting Actor:

Javier Bardem, No Country For Old Men
Hal Holbrook, Into the Wild
Casey Affleck, The Assasination of Jesse James
Tom Wilkinson, Michael Clayton
Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Charlie Wilson’s War

Best Supporting Actress:

Tilda Swinton, Michael Clayton
Amy Ryan, Gone Baby Gone
Cate Blanchett, I’m Not There
Catherine Keener, Into the Wild
Vanessa Redgrave, Atonement

Best Ensemble:

Into the Wild
Michael Clayton
No Country For Old Men
JunoWhere’s the Party Yaar?