Back to Academy Awards 2012: One Star, Two (or More) Oscar-Worthy Performances
Ryan Gosling in 'The Ides of March'
Odds for a nomination: So-so. Gosling had a banner year, and he does well with a tricky lead role here. But, outside of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (which nominated Gosling for Best Actor at the Golden Globes), not many people seem to like this movie enough to warrant Oscar consideration.