2009 Oscars Winners List

February 23, 2009 By:
2009 Oscars Winners List

The 81st Annual Academy Awards were held tonight at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles and the crème de la crème of Hollywood came out to celebrate the biggest night in show business.

Who went home with an Oscar and who went home empty handed? Check out the winners list below and let us know if you agree or disagree with the winners. Winners indicated with (**).

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And the Oscar goes to...

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Richard Jenkins--The Visitor

Frank Langella--Frost/Nixon
**Sean Penn--Milk**
Brad Pitt--The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Mickey Rourke--The Wrestler

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Josh Brolin--Milk
Robert Downey Jr.--Tropic Thunder

Philip Seymour Hoffman--Doubt
**Heath Ledger--The Dark Knight**

Michael Shannon--Revolutionary Road

BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
Anne Hathaway--Rachel Getting Married
Angelina Jolie--Changeling

Melissa Leo--Frozen River
Meryl Streep--Doubt
**Kate Winslet--The Reader**

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Amy Adams--Doubt
**Penelope Cruz--Vicky Cristina Barcelona**

Viola Davis--Doubt
Taraji Henson--The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Marisa Tomei--The Wrestler

BEST DIRECTOR

David Fincher--The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Ron Howard--Frost/Nixon

Gus Van Sant--Milk

Stephen Daldry--The Reader
**Danny Boyle--Slumdog Millionaire**

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Frozen

Happy-Go-Lucky
In Bruges
**Milk**
Wall-E

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Eric Roth--The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

John Patrick Shanley--Doubt

Peter Morgan--Frost/Nixon

David Hare--The Reader
**Simon Beaufoy--Slumdog Millionaire**

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
Bolt
Kung Fu Panda
**Wall-E**

BEST MOTION PICTURE OF THE YEAR
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Frost/Nixon
Milk
The Reader
**Slumdog Millionaire**

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