Four Oscars for The King’s Speech

Last night it was the Oscars and, as widely expected, there were a few awards for The King’s Speech, four in total. Here is the full list of winners in the various categories:

The Oscars

The Oscar ceremonies threw up a couple of ‘firsts’ as Kathryn Bigelow became the first woman to win the best directing award and Sandra Bullock became the first person to be awarded a ‘Razzie’ (Worst Actress Award) and an Oscar (Best Actress Award) in the same year. Kathryn Bigelow took the best directing Oscar for her Iraq war drama The …

Going, going, gong

Still on the subject of the Oscars, a very interesting view on the current state of the Oscars from the Daily Telegraph entitled Oscars 2010: What makes an Oscar winner these days?

And the winner is…

A bit of college humour, or ‘humor’ as the Americans would have it, relating to the upcoming (yawn) Oscars…. Honest Movie Titles: Oscars 2010…


Javier Bardem has become the first Spanish actor to pick up an Oscar, getting the nod for his role in the dark comedy ‘No Country for Old Men’.