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2009 Oscars 81st Academy Awards
Winners Announced: February 22, 2009
Held at: Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California
Host: Hugh Jackman
Eligibility Year: 2008
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2009 Oscar Winners
*Best Picture

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Reader
*Slumdog Millionaire

*Best Actor Richard Jenkins - The Visitor
Frank Langella - Frost/Nixon
*Sean Penn - Milk
Brad Pitt - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Mickey Rourke - The Wrestler
*Best Actress Anne Hathaway - Rachel Getting Married
Angelina Jolie - Changeling
Melissa Leo - Frozen River
Meryl Streep - Doubt
*Kate Winslet for The Reader
*Best Supporting Actor Josh Brolin - Milk
Robert Downey Jr. - Tropic Thunder
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Doubt
*Heath Ledger - The Dark Knight
Michael Shannon - Revolutionary Road
*Best Supporting Actress Amy Adams - Doubt
*Penélope Cruz - Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Viola Davis - Doubt
Taraji P. Henson - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Marisa Tomei - The Wrestler
*Best Directing *Danny Boyle - Slumdog Millionaire
Stephen Daldry - The Reader
David Fincher - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Ron Howard - Frost/Nixon
Gus Van Sant - Milk
*Foreign Language Film Der Baader Meinhof Komplex (Germany)
Entre les murs (The Class - France)
Revanche (Austria)
*Okuribito (Departures - Japan)
Vals Im Bashir (Waltz With Bashir Israel)
*Best Adapted Screenplay The Curious Case of Benjamin Button : Eric Roth, Robin Swicord
Doubt : John Patrick Shanley
Frost/Nixon : Peter Morgan
The Reader : David Hare
*Slumdog Millionaire : Simon Beaufoy
*Best Original Screenplay Frozen River : Courtney Hunt
Happy-Go-Lucky : Mike Leigh
In Bruges : Martin McDonagh
*Milk : Dustin Lance Black
WALL·E : Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter
*Best Animated Feature Film Bolt
Kung Fu Panda
*Best Art Direction Changeling
*The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
The Duchess
Revolutionary Road
*Best Cinematography Changeling
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
The Reader
*Slumdog Millionaire
*Best Sound The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
*Slumdog Millionaire
*Best Sound Editing *The Dark Knight
Iron Man
Slumdog Millionaire
*Best Original Score The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
*Slumdog Millionaire
*Best Original Song *Slumdog Millionaire : A.R. Rahman, Gulzar("Jai Ho")
Slumdog Millionaire : A.R. Rahman, M.I.A("O Saya")
WALL·E : Peter Gabriel, Thomas Newman("Down to Earth")
*Best Costume Design Australia
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
*The Duchess
Revolutionary Road
*Best Documentary Feature The Betrayal - Nerakhoon
Encounters at the End of the World
The Garden
*Man on Wire
Trouble the Water
* Best Documentary
(short subject)
The Conscience of Nhem En
The Final Inch
*Smile Pinki
The Witness from the Balcony of Room 306
*Best Film Editing The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
*Slumdog Millionaire
*Achievement in Makeup *The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
Hellboy II: The Golden Army
*Best Animated Short Film Ubornaya istoriya - lyubovnaya istoriya : Konstantin Bronzit
*La Maison en Petits Cubes: Kunio Kato
Oktapodi : Julien Bocabeille, François-Xavier Chanioux, Olivier Delabarre, Thierry Marchand, Quentin Marmier, Emud Mokhberi
Presto : Doug Sweetland
This Way Up : Alan Smith, Adam Foulkes
*Best Live Action Short Film Auf der Strecke
Manon on the Asphalt
New Boy
The Pig
*Best Visual Effects *The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
Iron Man

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