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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 - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing
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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 - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Himself - Presenter: 'Up in the Air' Film Clip
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Himself - Presenter: 'The Hurt Locker' Film Clip
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Herself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay
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Himself - Presenter: 'District 9' Film Clip
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Himself - Presenter: 'The Blind Side' Film Clip
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Herself - Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role
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Himself - Nominee: Best Director & Best Original Screenplay & Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film
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Herself - Presenter: Scientific Awards
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Himself - Presenter: Best Visual Effects
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Himself - Presenter: Best Picture
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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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Precious (2009) was the first Best Picture nominee to be directed by an African-American filmmaker. 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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Steve Martin: [gestures to his right] Over here, we have the "Inglourious Basterds" section...
Alec Baldwin: [gesturing to his left] And over here, we have the people who made the movie.
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Follows The 44th Annual Academy Awards (1972) See more »

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Hooray for Hollywood
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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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