The 78th Academy Awards is in the can and who were the big winners this year? Everybody's favorite "March of the Penguins" wins best documentary for the year, as if we had any doubts. It was all down hill from there. As not one of the most exciting years in film making, the Oscars reflected and even amplified one of the most mundane years in movie history.
The big winners this evening were:
- Best Supporting Actor:
- George Clooney for his work in "Syriana"
- Best Supporting Actress:
- Rachel Weisz for "The Constant Gardener"
- Best Actor:
- Philip Seymour Hoffman for "Capote"
- Best Actress:
- Reese Witherspoon for "Walk the Line"
- Best Director:
- Ang Lee for "Brokeback Mountain"
- Best Picture:
- "Crash," Paul Haggis and Cathy Schulman, Producers