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Monday, February 25, 2013

Seth MacFarlane Worst Oscar Host Ever ?



"...Seth MacFarlane Worst Oscar Host Ever..." screamed a futuristic entertainment news headline, delivered by 'Captain Kirk' (William Shatner) to 85th Academy Awards host Seth MacFarlane, during the opening moments of the Oscars presentation, February 24, 2013.


Viewers were then subjected to a schizophrenic ceremony that couldn't decide whether to honor or ridicule the Hollywood community and the year's best filmmakers.


And the winners are :

BEST PICTURE
"Argo"

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Daniel Day-Lewis - "Lincoln"

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Christoph Waltz - "Django Unchained"

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
Jennifer Lawrence - "Silver Linings Playbook"

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Anne Hathaway - "Les Miserables"

ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman - "Brave"

CINEMATOGRAPHY
Robert Richardson - "Life Of Pi"

COSTUME DESIGN
Jacqueline Durran - "Anna Karenina"

DIRECTING
Ang Lee - "Life of Pi"

DOCUMENTARY (FEATURE)
"Searching For Sugar Man"

DOCUMENTARY (SHORT SUBJECT)
"Inocente"

FILM EDITING
William Goldenberg - "Argo"

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
"Amour" (Austria)

MAKEUP
Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnell - "Les Miserables"

MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE)
Mychael Danna - "Life of Pi"

MUSIC (ORIGINAL SONG)
Adele and Paul Epworth - "Skyfall" from "Skyfall"

PRODUCTION DESIGN
Production Design: Rick Carter, Set Decoration: Jim Erickson - "Lincoln"

SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)
"Paperman"

SHORT FILM (LIVE ACTION)
Shawn Christensen - "Curfew"

SOUND EDITING
Per Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers - "Skyfall"
Paul N.J. Ottosson - "Zero Dark Thirty"

SOUND MIXING
Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes - "Les Miserables"

VISUAL EFFECTS
Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan De Boer and Donald R. Elliott - "Life of Pi"

WRITING (ADAPTED SCREENPLAY)
Chris Terrio - "Argo"

WRITING (ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY)
Quentin Tarantino - "Django Unchained"

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