Is Benedict Cumberbatch a “sure lock” for an Oscar nomination?

benedict-cumberbatch-as-alan-turing-in-imitation-game

Telluride kicked off with Jean-Marc Vallee’s Reese Witherspoon vehicle, Wild, premiering to muted enthusiasm.  Next in line was the Benedict Cumberbatch-fronted Alan Turing biopic, The Imitation Game.  Below are some hot-off-the-keyboard tweet reactions.  Mostly raves for Morton Tyldum’s period drama.  Suffice it to say, we should make room for Cumberbatch in our Best Actor lineups: