BEST PICTURE: THE ARTIST
-The Artist is giving a tough competition for War Horse and Hugo.
BEST DIRECTOR – MICHEL HAZANAVICIUS for The Artist
BEST ACTOR- MICHAEL SHANNON for Take Shelter,(runner-up:Michael Fassbender and Gary Oldman)
-Michael Shannon was superb in Take Shelter and Fassbender to the Oscars!
BEST ACTRESS-MERYL STREEP for The Iron Lady(runner-up:Viola Davis)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR – ALBERT BROOKS for Drive
-its gonna be a tight race between Albert Brooks and Christopher Plummers for the Oscars
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: MELISSA MCCARTHY – Bridesmaids
-I don't see her winning the Oscars but a Golden Globe,maybe.Anyways congratulations.
BEST ENSEMBLE: BRIDESMAID
-everyone in Bridesmaids were good and funny but I felt The Help or Margin Call should have win.just my opinion
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY – EMMANUEL LUBEZKI for The Tree of Life
-Emmanuel ,better get your Oscar speech ready!
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER: JESSICA CHASTAIN – The Tree of Life, The Help, The Debt, Take Shelter, Texas Killing Fields, Coriolanus
-2011 is Jessica's year packed with strong performances.Congratulations!
BEST SCREENPLAY – ALEXANDER PAYNE, NAT FAXON, JIM RASH for The Descendants. (runner-Up: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash, “The Descendants.”)
-not a surprise,Payne had won before for his screenplay.
BEST USE OF MUSIC – LUDOVIC BOURCE for The Artist
-again well deserving
BEST DEBUT DIRECTOR – JOE CORNISH for Attack the Block
BEST FOREIGN FILM- A SEPARATION
BEST DOCUMENTARY:CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE:THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN