'Hurt Locker' is the feel-good winner at this year's Oscars

Posted Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 11:39 PM Central
Last updated Monday, March 8, 2010 at 7:16 AM Central

by Tim Briscoe

Kathryn Bigelow celebrates with the two new men in her life. ©AMPAS®

The Academy shone its light on a wide variety of movies at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards but none as bright as that for The Hurt Locker. The Iraq war drama took home six Oscars including Best Picture.

Kathryn Bigelow became the first woman in the history of the awards to win Best Director. The film also won for Mark Boal's original screenplay and for prizes in film editing, sound editing and sound mixing.

The other big winners of the night were Sandra Bullock, who gave a tearful speech upon winning Best Actress for The Blind Side, and Jeff Bridges who dedicated his win for Crazy Heart to his showbiz parents.

Here are the winners in all categories:

Best Picture

Actor In A Leading Role

Actress In A Leading Role

Actor In A Supporting Role

Actress In A Supporting Role

Directing

Original Screenplay

Adapted Screenplay

Animated Feature Film

Art Direction

Cinematography

Costume Design

Documentary Feature

Documentary Short Subject

  • WINNER - Music by Prudence
  • China's Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan Province
  • The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner
  • The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant
  • Rabbit a la Berlin

Film Editing

Foreign Language Film

Makeup

Music (Original Score)

Music (Original Song)

Short Film (Animated)

  • WINNER - Logorama
  • French Roast
  • Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty
  • The Lady and the Reaper (La Dama y la Muerte)
  • A Matter of Loaf and Death

Short Film (Live Action)

  • WINNER - The New Tenants
  • The Door
  • Instead of Abracadabra
  • Kavi
  • Miracle Fish

Sound Editing

Sound Mixing

Visual Effects

Source: Oscars.org