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Oscar Winners: No Country for Old Men, the Coen brothers, full list

The full list of the 2008 Oscar Winners, including "No Country For Old Men", the Coen brothers, Bardem, Swindon and more.

Oscar Winners: No Country for Old Men, the Coen brothers, full list Last night the Annual Academy Awards (Oscars) winners were announced during a glamorous show capturing the attention of millions of Americans, and we have the full list of the 2008 Oscar winners. Just as expected the Coen brothers (Joel and Ethan) and their screen creation "No Country For Old Men" swept the Oscars -  walking off with four Oscars - for best picture, best director (Joel Coen and Ethan Coen), best adapted screenplay and best supporting actor (Javier Bardem). Daniel Day-Lewis took the Oscar for best lead actor with his role in "There Will Be Blood", while Marion Cotillard won the Oscar for best lead actress for her role in "La Vie en Rose"

 Here is the complete list of the 2008 Oscar winners:

Best Motion Picture: "No Country for Old Men."
Lead Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, "There Will Be Blood."
Lead Actress: Marion Cotillard, "La Vie en Rose."
Supporting Actor: Javier Bardem, "No Country for Old Men."
Supporting Actress: Tilda Swinton, "Michael Clayton."
Director: Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, "No Country for Old Men."
Foreign Language Film: "The Counterfeiters," Austria.
Adapted Screenplay: Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, "No Country for Old Men."
Original Screenplay: Diablo Cody, "Juno."Animated Feature Film: "Ratatouille."
Art Direction: "Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street."
Cinematography: "There Will Be Blood."
Sound Mixing: "The Bourne Ultimatum."
Sound Editing: "The Bourne Ultimatum."
Original Score: "Atonement," Dario Marianelli.
Original Song: "Falling Slowly" from "Once," Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova.
Costume: "Elizabeth: The Golden Age."
Documentary Feature: "Taxi to the Dark Side."
Documentary Short Subject: "Freeheld."
Film Editing: "The Bourne Ultimatum."
Makeup: "La Vie en Rose."
Animated Short Film: "Peter & the Wolf."
Live Action Short Film: "Le Mozart des Pickpockets (`The Mozart of Pickpockets')."
Visual Effects: "The Golden Compass."

 The Oscar winners were quite in line with what the odds makers at the online bookmaker BodogLife had predicted. The odds on "No Country for Old Men" to win the best motion picture Academy Award were set at the favorite 2/5 and the Coen brothers were 2/9 favorite to win the Oscar for best director. Marion Cotillard turned out to be one of the best bets for the punters, she was listed with odds 9/4 to win the Oscar for best actress, while Julie Christie was the favorite at 2/5. The supporting actress Oscar winner Tilda Swinton was listed with the underdog odds on winning the Academy Award at 10/1, bringing the biggest payout among the Oscar winners last night.

 Published on 02/25/2008

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