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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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Herself - Presenter: 'Precious' Film Clip
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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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Himself - Presenter: 'The Hurt Locker' Film Clip
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Herself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay
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Herself - Presenter: Horror Tribute
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Coraline (voice)
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Himself - Presenter: 'The Blind Side' Film Clip
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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 - Presenter: Best Picture
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Himself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay
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Himself - Presenter: Best Visual Effects
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Himself - Presenter: 'District 9' Film Clip
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Herself - Presenter: Scientific Awards
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Herself - John Hughes Tribute
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Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin host the Oscars.

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Precious (2009) was the first Best Picture nominee to be directed by an African-American filmmaker. See more »

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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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Nicolas Schmerkin - Winner: Best Animated Short Film: Good evening. It doesn't look like, but it's a French film. Sorry about the accent. I'm the producer of the film, so I have to thank the three thousand non-official sponsors that appeared in the film. And I have to assure them that no logos were harmed during the making of the project. This award has to be shared with the incredible people who made the film, all the team, and especially the three directors that are with us in the theater tonight: François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy and Ludovic ...
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The time has come
7 March 2010 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

"The 82nd Annual Academy Awards" will mainly be remembered as important because a woman won Best Director for the first time, and a movie about the Iraq War won Best Picture. I should admit that I haven't seen most of the nominated movies. I'll now have to see "The Hurt Locker", "The Blind Side" and "Crazy Heart" (I think that I'll pass on "Avatar"). Mo'Nique definitely deserved her Oscar. Christoph Waltz, who made one nasty Nazi, must be the first person who won an Oscar for playing a guy who eventually gets a swastika carved into his forehead.

I really liked it when Ben Stiller appeared made up to look like a Na'vi. Silly, yes, but anything that elicits humor is fine by me.

But the most important thing is that a woman has finally won a directing Oscar. To be certain, by awarding it to Kathryn Bigelow, the Academy really stuck it to James Cameron.

All in all, I liked what I saw.


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