The 84th Academy Awards
Octavia Spencer received an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for the movie
The Help (she played Minnie). Woot! I am so excited for her! I really enjoyed this movie!
Hugo, the movie, won for Cinematography,
Art Direction, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing,
and Visual Effects. That's five Oscars!! I haven't
even seen the movie yet, have you?
Other winners include:
The Artist for Best Picture, Actor in a Leading Role: Jean Dujardin, Costume Design, Directing, Music (Original Score).
The Iron Lady Actress in a Leading Role: Meryl Streep (of course!), Makeup
Christopher Plummer received the Oscar for Actor in a Supporting Role for his part in Beginners.
Animated Feature Film - Rango. (I saw this one)
Documentary Feature: Undefeated
Documentary Short: Saving Face
Film Editing: The Girl With the Dragon Tatoo
|The origins of the movie Hugo|
Music or Original Song: Man or Muppet
(from the Muppets)
Short Film (Animated): The Fantastic Flying Books
of Mr. Morris Lessmore
Short Film (Live Action): The Shore
Writing (Adapted Screenplay): The Descendents
Writing (Original Screenplay): Midnight in Paris (I saw this one!)