Monday, March 06, 2006

Oscars: Results

The 78th Academy Awards took place on March 5th, held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. The surprise win of the night was for Best Picture, which was won for the movie Crash. In January, I listed a selection of nominees and asked for people to vote who would win. You can see it here.

Here are the results of that selection (winners are in bold):

Best Picture
Brokeback Mountain
Goodnight, and Good Luck

Best Director
Steven Spielburg - Munich
Ang Lee - Brokeback Mountain
Paul Haggis - Crash
Bennett Miller - Capote
George Clooney - Goodnight, and Good Luck

Best Actor
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Capote
David Strathairn - Goodnight, and Good Luck
Heath Ledger - Brokeback Mountain
Joaquin Phoenix - Walk the Line
Terrence Howard - Hustle and Flow

Best Actress
Dame Judi Dench - Mrs Henderson Presents
Felicity Huffman - Transamerica
Charlize Theron - North Country
Reese Witherspoon - Walk the Line
Keira Knightley - Pride and Prejudice

Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz - The Constant Gardener
Michelle Williams - Brokeback Mountain
Frances McDormand - North Country
Amy Adams - Junebug
Catherine Keener - Capote

Best Supporting Actor
George Clooney - Syriana
Jake Gyllenhaal - Brokeback Mountain
Paul Giamatti - Cinderella Man
Matt Dillon - Crash
William Hunt - A History of Violence

I got 3 of the results right. Luna got 2 and Daniel got 1. You can see the full list of winners by clicking here and there is also other links on that page to view the amazing dresses worn on the night. One of my favs? Charlize Theron. She's hot!!

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