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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 07:09:05 GMT | By Sean Plummer
Oscars 2012: Best and worst moments

Best Adapted Screenplay: The Descendants



Best Adapted Screenplay: The Descendants (© Kevin Winter/Getty Entertainment Images)
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  • Best Visual Effects: Hugo (© Kevin Winter/Getty Entertainment Images)
  • Best Documentary: Undefeated (© Valerie Macon/Getty Entertainment Images)
  • Best Supporting Actor: Christopher Plummer
  • Best Original Score: The Artist (© Kevin Winter/Getty Entertainment Images)
  • Best Original Song: Man or Muppet (© ROBYN BECK/AFP)
  • Best Adapted Screenplay: The Descendants (© Kevin Winter/Getty Entertainment Images)
  • Best Original Screenplay: Midnight in Paris (© Kevin Winter, Getty Entertainment Images)
  • Best Decision by the Academy (© Ethan Miller/Getty Entertainment Images)
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And the Oscar goes to presenter Angelina Jolie's thigh, which was on prominent display! Actually, no, The Descendants director Alexander Payne and his co-writers Nax Faxon and Jim Rash, former members of the comedy troupe The Groundlings, won, adding an Oscar to their Spirit Award.

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