Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Slumdog-Millionaire/141965/912943614/Slumdog-Millionaire%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] . Capping a night of Oscar wins, eight in total, Slumdog Millionaire celebrated with the biggest Academy Award of all, that of Best Picture. “Thank you so much to the Academy,” said executive producer Christian Colson, who was backed onstage by the cast and producers. “Our film was a collaboration among […]

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Best Actor: Sean Penn, “Milk”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Milk/141776/946473832/Milk%3A-Is-It-Me/embed 420 355] . The greatest actor of his generation, Sean Penn won the Best Actor award for his starring role in Milk, the story of openly gay San Francisco supervisor Harvy Milk, who was assassinated along with the city’s mayor, George Moscone, by fellow supervisor Dan White. “You commie homo-loving sons of guns,” […]

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Best Actress: Kate Winslet, ‘The Reader’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Tonight-Show-With-Jay-Leno/4514/1021202827/Kate-Winslet/embed 420 355] . “OK, about that fainting thing Penelope,” said Kate Winslet, taking a deep breath as she held the Best Actress Oscar awarded for her intense role in the movie, ‘The Reader.’ “I’d be lying if I haven’t made a version of this speech before,” she continued. “I was probably eight years […]

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Best Director: Danny Boyle, ‘Slumdog Millionaire’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Shootout!/97863/865248208/Danny-Boyle-on-SLUMDOG-MILLIONAIRE/embed 420 355] . Slumdog Millionaire continued to enjoy a night of riches as Danny Boyle was given the Oscar for Best Director. “I want to thank you for the extraordinary show tonight,” he said at the outset of his acceptance speech. “In the room, it’s bloody wonderful.” Boyle has already a wonderful year. […]

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Best Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, ‘The Dark Knight’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Dark-Knight/139608/779328050/The-Dark-Knight—Heath-Ledger-Interview/embed 420 355] . As expected, Heath Ledger captured the Best Support Actor Oscar for his turn as The Joker in The Dark Knight. Ledger, who died over a drug overdose in January 2008 at the age of 28 was considered the favorite. His award was accepted by his mother, father, and sister. “When […]

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Blast From The Past: When Oscar Looked To The Future – And Set It To Music

[iframe http://www.youtube.com/v/DTRWOzKmbIM&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&border=1″></param><param name=”allowFullScreen” value=”true”></param><param name=”allowscriptaccess” value=”always”></param><embed src=”http://www.youtube.com/v/DTRWOzKmbIM&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&border=1″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”420″ height=”355″></embed] . In 1988, Oscar featured Corey Feldman, Holly Robinson, Keith Coogan, and Tyrone Power Jr. in this cheesetastic number. Also check out Patrick Dempsey, Blair Underwood, and Rob Lowe dancing the night away.

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Best Adapted Screenplay: ‘Slumdog Millionaire’s Simon Beaufoy

To Get The Latest Updates, Press F5 or Hit The Refresh Button of Your Browser. – [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Slumdog-Millionaire/141965/912943614/Slumdog-Millionaire%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] – Simon Beaufoy captured the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar for ‘Slumdog Millionaire.’ He thanked the book’s author, Vikas Swarup. Beaufoy, who also wrote The Full Monty, stood backstage with his Oscar and said, “I am […]

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Best Original Screenplay: Dustin Lance Black For ‘Milk’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Milk/141776/957131885/Milk/embed 420 355] . Standing tall and elegant, Dustin Lance Black accepted the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for his work on Milk. “Harvey [Milk] gave me his story and I just thought it was time to pass it on,” Black said afterward, before quietly breaking into tears. He added the moment they first saw […]

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Best Supporting Actress: Penelope Cruz

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Vicky-Cristina-Barcelona/141173/709948544/Vicky-Christina-Barcelona%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] . The first award of the night went to Penélope Cruz for her performance in Wood Allen’s ‘Vicky Cristina Barcelona.’ “Has anyone ever fainted here?” Cruz asked breathlessly. “I might be the first one?” See photos of Penelope Cruz. . After regaining her composure, the actress thanked Allen for writing such […]

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