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The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010)

TV-14 | | TV Special 7 March 2010
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Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin host the Oscars.

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Himself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay
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Herself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay
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Himself - Presenter: Best Picture
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing
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Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Himself - Presenter: 'The Blind Side' Film Clip
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Himself - Presenter: 'The Hurt Locker' Film Clip
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Herself - Presenter: 'Precious' Film Clip
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Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
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Himself - Presenter: 'Up' Film Clip
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Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Documentary Feature
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Himself - Nominee: Best Director & Best Original Screenplay & Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film
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Herself - Presenter: Best Animated Short Film, Best Documentary Short Subject and Best Live Action Short Film / Neytiri
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Herself - Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin host the Oscars.

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You've never seen Oscar like this

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The Blind Side (2009) and A Serious Man (2009) were the first Best Picture nominees since 1995 (Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)) to be nominated for only two Oscars (each). See more »

Goofs

Samuel L. Jackson states that Up is the second film to be nominated for both Best Picture and Best Animated Film. This is incorrect since the only other animated film to be nominated for Best Picture was Beauty and the Beast, but it was not nominated for Best Animated Film. The category didn't exist in 1991. See more »

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Bob Murawski - Winner: Best Film Editing: Wow, this is definitely the night to be here: a tribute to horror films, and Roger Corman. It's unbelievable. And my wife.
Chris Innis - Winner: Best Film Editing: Thanks to my co-editor, Bob Murawski, my amazing husband. And to Sam Raimi, who gave us both our first cutting jobs. To Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, all our amazing crew, our assistants, Sean Valla, Rupert Lloyd.
Bob Murawski - Winner: Best Film Editing: My mom, who's here in the audience, and Chris's sister.
Chris Innis - Winner: Best Film Editing: Everybody. We love you guys. And thanks for...
Bob Murawski - Winner: Best Film Editing: And thank you to the Academy for giving this award to a movie...
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Nobody Wants to Do it Alone
Written by Marc Shaiman
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Oscar night has come and gone once again
8 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I always look forward to the Oscars! This was the most enjoyable one for me in a long time. Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin were great hosts -- very funny. Baldwin is the epitome of cool. The only real disappointment was that there were no real surprises in most of the categories. So I made a pact with myself next year not to read magazines newspapers or watch television shows that pertain to Oscar predictions. Just so there will be an element of surprise next year.

Regardless of that it was one of the best Oscar telecasts in a long time. The tributes to the lead actors and actresses prior to the announcement of the winners in those categories was a bit tedious for me, even though, as I said, I pretty much knew who would win. Even at almost 3 and a half hours, it was pretty entertaining.


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