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The 83rd Annual Academy Awards: List of Winners

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James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted last night's Oscar ceremony at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. To put it bluntly the show was boring. The winners were predictable and the hosts disappointed. All of the great Oscar moments came from the people accepting their awards and a few notable presenters. Billy Crystal and Kirk Douglas stole the show as well as Melissa Leo's accidental f-bomb and Colin Firth's articulate and endearing acceptance speech.

Even the fashion was relatively lackluster, with young Hailee Steinfeld knocking the usual fashionistas of their pedestals with a fresh and age appropriate dress by Marchesa. Nicole Kidman failed in Dior Couture as well as Marissa Tomei vintage couture Charles James gown.

Canadian entries in all categories were shut out of the winning and while local director, Denis Villeneuve did not end up taking home the award for Best Foreign Language Film hopefully the exposure will draw even more people to see his film, Incendies. Celine Dion sang “Smile” during the “In Memoriam” portion of the night. The Quebec singer looked amazing in Armani Prive after recently giving birth to twins.

Here is your list of winners:

BEST PICTURE
The King’s Speech

BEST ACTOR
Colin Firth, The King’s Speech

BEST ACTRESS
Natalie Portman, Black Swan

BEST DIRECTOR
Tom Hooper, The King’s Speech

BEST SONG
“We Belong Together,” Toy Story 3, Randy Newman

BEST EDITING
The Social Network, Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Inception, Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley and Peter Bebb

BEST DOCUMENTARY

Inside Job, Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs

BEST LIVE-ACTION SHORT
God of Love, Luke Matheny

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Strangers No More, Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon

BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Alice in Wonderland, Colleen Atwood

BEST MAKEUP
The Wolfman, Rick Baker and Dave Elsey

BEST SOUND EDITING
Inception, Richard King

BEST SOUND MIXING
Inception, Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo, and Ed Novick

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
The Social Network, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Christian Bale, The Fighter

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
In a Better World (Denmark)

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

The King’s Speech, Screenplay by David Seidler

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Social Network, Screenplay by Aaron Sorkin

BEST ANIMATED FILM
Toy Story 3

BEST ANIMATED SHORT
The Lost Thing, Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Melissa Leo, The Fighter

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Inception, Wally Pfister

BEST ART DIRECTION
Alice in Wonderland, Robert Stromberg, Karen O’Hara

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