"Crash" Wins Best Picture; beats out "Brokeback"

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ImageImageThe 78th Annual Academy Awards were held on March.5. The biggest surprise of the evening was that “Crash” the tale of people of different races crashing into each other as they go about their daily lives in Los Angeles, beat out the gay cowboy love story “Brokeback Mountain” in the Best Picture race.

 Here are some of the evening’s other big winners:

  • Best Picture: "Crash."
  • Actor: Philip Seymour Hoffman, "Capote."
  • Actress: Reese Witherspoon, "Walk the Line."
  • Supporting Actor: George Clooney, "Syriana."
  • Supporting Actress: Rachel Weisz, "The Constant Gardener."
  • Director: Ang Lee, "Brokeback Mountain."
  • Foreign Film: "Tsotsi," South Africa.
  • Adapted Screenplay: Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana, "Brokeback Mountain."
  • Original Screenplay: Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco, "Crash."
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