BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY:
Argo (Chris Terrio)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (Lucy Alibar & Benh Zeitlin)
Life of Pi (David Magee)
Lincoln (Tony Kushner)
Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell)
VIBE PREDICTION: Writer Chris Terrio won this award during the WGAs (Writers Guild Awards), besting both Tony Kushner and David O. Russell. Argo has the most momentum leading into the Oscars, so it's a safe bet to say that Terrio will add another piece of hardware to his collection.