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2010 Oscar Winners

Here were the winners at last night’s Academy Awards. Some were expected…some were quite surprising. Some were MUCH deserved:

BEST PICTURE
THE HURT LOCKER

BEST DIRECTOR
Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker

BEST ACTOR
Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart

BEST ACTRESS
Sandra Bullock, The Blind Side

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Mo’Nique, Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Geoffrey Fletcher, Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Mark Boal, The Hurt Locker

BEST ANIMATED PICTURE
Up

ART DIRECTION
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CINEMATOGRAPHY
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COSTUME DESIGN
The Young Victoria

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
The Cove

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT
Music by Prudence

FILM EDITING
The Hurt Locker

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
El Secreto de Sus Ojos, Argentina

MAKEUP
Star Trek

ORIGINAL SCORE
Up, Michael Giacchino

ORIGINAL SONG
“The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart)” from Crazy Heart, Music and Lyric by Ryan Bingham and T Bone Burnett

BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM
Logorama

BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT FILM
The New Tenants

SOUND EDITING
The Hurt Locker

SOUND MIXING
The Hurt Locker

VISUAL EFFECTS
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MY CURRENT SMART PICKS

Top 5 List:

My Five Favorite Films Directed by a Woman:

1. Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)
2. You’ve Got Mail (1998)
3. The Hurt Locker (2008)
4. Clueless (1995)
5. Clockwatchers (1997)

Rental Pick:

Lost in Translation (2003)

Favorite Trailer of the Moment:

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