George Clooney's performance deeply impressed entertainment reporter Sandy Kenyon.
This year, Clooney has two ways to win, along with his own movie, "The Ides of March," set in the world of presidential politics.
And for "The Descendants," some Oscar experts are even calling it the favorite to win for best picture.
Check out Sandy's review.
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