Oscar winner 'Hurt Locker' beat out 'Avatar' for Best Picture, while Sandra Bullock won Best Actress, beating out 16-time nominee Meryl Streep.
Best Original Score: Characters from the animated feature film 'Up' are seen here. 'Up' took home the Academy Award for Best Original Score, by Michael Giacchino, at the Oscars on Sunday.
Hollywood has long been intertwined with politics, especially Democratic causes. That holds true for most of the political cash donated by this year's Oscar nominees. A Best Supporting Actor candidate heads the list.
Stanley Tucci: Best Supporting Actor nominee for ‘The Lovely Bones.' Donated $250 to Democrats.
AVATAR: James Cameron's epic science fiction adventure movie, released on Dec. 18, 2009 has been nominated for several best picture and several other categories, including, Art Direction, Cinematography, Directing, Film Editing, Music (Original Score), Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, and Visual Effects. In the film's fictional future, Jake, a paraplegic war veteran, is brought to another planet, Pandora, which is inhabited by the Na'vi, a humanoid race with their own language and culture. Those from Earth find themselves at odds with each other and the local culture.
A look at what's selling best at independent bookstores across America.
What's selling best in independent bookstores all across America.
What's selling fastest in independent bookstores across America.
What's selling most in independent bookstores across the US.