The 82nd Annual Academy Awards

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Notes (1)

  • The program won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Art Direction for Variety, Music or Nonfiction Programming.

Trivia (4)

  • The most nominated movies were Avatar and The Hurt Locker (9).

  • This was the first ceremony to have an animated movie nominated for "Best Picture" (Up) since The Beauty And The Beast was nominated in 1992.

  • This was the first ceremony to have more than one host since 1987.

  • The "Best Picture" nominees are now 10 instead of 5.