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2009 Oscar nominees at the 81st Academy Awards

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at the 2009 Oscars

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at the 2009 Oscars

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt wow on the red carpet wearing Elie Saab and Tom Ford.
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Sarah Jessica Parker wearing Dior Haute Couture

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Sarah Jessica Parker wearing Dior Haute Couture

Sarah Jessica Parker floated down the red carpet in a barely mint Dior Haute Couture gown and a very powerful bra.
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Marisa Tomei in Versace

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Marisa Tomei in Versace

Marisa Tomei wears a gorgeously pleated pearl gray Versace gown, accessorized with sapphire and diamond jewels.
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Mickey Rourke at the 2009 Oscars

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Mickey Rourke at the 2009 Oscars

Mickey Rourke arrives at the 81st Annual Academy Awards underdressed and sporting a tribute necklace to his beloved dog Loki, who died a week earlier.
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Angelina Jolie wearing Elie Saab

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Angelina Jolie wearing Elie Saab

Angelina Jolie accessorized her black Elie Saab gown with gorgeous green Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.
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Evan Rachel Wood at the Academy Awards

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Evan Rachel Wood at the Academy Awards

Evan Rachel Wood glows in peachy makeup and statement diamond earrings.
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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz missed the mark in what looks like a teen's Quincenera gown.
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Slumdog Millionaire cast

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Slumdog Millionaire cast

The cast and crew of Slumdog Millionaire arrive on the red carpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Best Actress winner Kate Winslet

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Best Actress winner Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet wears a sculpted hairdo at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Evan Rachel Wood at the 2009 Oscars

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Evan Rachel Wood at the 2009 Oscars

Evan Rachel Wood channeled Old Hollywood glamour in this Art Deco champagne gown.
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Melissa Leo in Badgley Mischka

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Melissa Leo in Badgley Mischka

Frozen River actress Melissa Leo wore a Badgley Mischka Cinderella-shaped ball gown in an ill-chosen shade of brown.
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Kate Winslet wearing Yves Saint Laurent

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Kate Winslet wearing Yves Saint Laurent

Kate Winslet wears a gunmetal gray satin and black lace Yves Saint Laurent gown she says she chose she thought her mum would find it pretty.
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Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto

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Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto

Slumdog Millionaire actress Freida Pinto failed to win any fashion awards in this ill-fitting fussy blue gown.
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Freida Pinto at the 2009 Oscars

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Freida Pinto at the 2009 Oscars

Freida Pinto gets her perfect makeup right at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Melissa Leo at the 2009 Oscars

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Melissa Leo at the 2009 Oscars

Frozen River actress Melissa Leo made the fashion mistake of matching her dress color to her hair, with tragic results.
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Daniel Craig at the 2009 Oscars

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Daniel Craig at the 2009 Oscars

Daniel Craig accompanies a glowing Satsuki Mitchell on the red carpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2009 Oscars

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Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2009 Oscars

Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker cozy up on the red carpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Sir Ben Kingsley at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Sir Ben Kingsley at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Ben Kingsley arrives in style at the 81st Annual Academy Awards with a colorful date on his arm.
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Anne Hathaway at the 2009 Oscars

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Anne Hathaway at the 2009 Oscars

Anne Hathaway plays coy on the red carpet.
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Phillip Seymour Hoffman at the 2009 Oscars

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Phillip Seymour Hoffman at the 2009 Oscars

Winter weather in SoCal? Skiing in the Hollywood Hills? Phillip Seymour Hoffman keeps warm a black beanie - major fashion don't.
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Diane Lane at the 2009 Oscars

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Diane Lane at the 2009 Oscars

Diane Lane wears a beautifully draped-and-tucked black strapless gown showing off her fabulous figure on the red carpet in support of hubby Josh Brolin.
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Anne Hathaway in Armani Prive

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Anne Hathaway in Armani Prive

Anne Hathaway looked sculpted, sparkly and perfect in this Armani Prive gown.
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Jessica Biel at the 2009 Oscars

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Jessica Biel at the 2009 Oscars

Jessica Biel takes frump to a new level in this lumpy, bumpy bore of a dress. With a body like hers, why hide it?
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Jessica Biel at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Jessica Biel at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Greasy-looking hair combined with a dress that looked like a bed sheet combined to make Jessica Biel the most boring star on the red carpet.
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Meryl Streep and Queen Latifah at the 2009 Oscars

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Meryl Streep and Queen Latifah at the 2009 Oscars

Meryl Streep and Queen Latifah meet on the red carpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Tilda Swinton wearing Lanvin

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Tilda Swinton wearing Lanvin

Tilda Swinton bores again in a Lanvin shirt and skirt and minimal makeup.
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Amy Adams at the 2009 Oscars

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Amy Adams at the 2009 Oscars

Amy Adams is a mismatched mash of styles with hair, jewelry and a dress that should never meet again.
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Amy Adams at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Amy Adams at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Amy Adams gets it very, very wrong in this ensemble of clashing styles and tones.
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Meryl Streep wearing Alberta Ferretti

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Meryl Streep wearing Alberta Ferretti

Meryl Streep brings timeless glamour and ageless beauty to the red carpet in this oyster gray gown by Alberta Ferretti.
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Amanda Seyfried performed at the 2009 Oscars

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Amanda Seyfried performed at the 2009 Oscars

Mama Mia! Star Amanda Seyfried wears an orange 70's-esque gown on the red carpet before catching a heel during a dance number during the awards ceremony.
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Seal and Heidi Klum wearing Roland Mouret

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Seal and Heidi Klum wearing Roland Mouret

Heidi Klum shows a lot of leg in this highly sculpted, edgy Roland Mouret gown and slicked-back hair.
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Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer at the 2009 Oscars

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Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer at the 2009 Oscars

Jennifer Aniston is glowing - is it her dewey makeup or having hot date John Mayer by her side? The braid over her hairline makes her normally simple hair special.
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Viola Davis at the 2009 Oscars

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Viola Davis at the 2009 Oscars

Viola Davis glimmered in a gold and pewter halter gown at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Robert Downey Jr and wife Susan Downey at the 2009 Oscars

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Robert Downey Jr and wife Susan Downey at the 2009 Oscars

Robert Downey Jr looks like he drank from the fountain of youth on the red carpet with wife Susan Downey.
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Alicia Keys at the 2009 Oscars

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Alicia Keys at the 2009 Oscars

Alicia Keys showed off an odd Oscar ensemble -- purple eyeshadow that matched her gown, a single red fingernail, red Kabbalah bracelet and what looks to be a wig.
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Seal and Heidi Klum at the 2009 Oscars

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Seal and Heidi Klum at the 2009 Oscars

Seal and Heidi Klum are all smiles on the red carpet.
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Mickey Rourke at the 2009 Oscars

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Mickey Rourke at the 2009 Oscars

Mickey Rourke wears a tribute to his beloved dog Loki around his neck. Loki, who Rourke credited with saving his life during the years his career was all but dead, died the week before the Oscar ceremony.
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Jennifer Aniston in Valentino

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Jennifer Aniston in Valentino

Jennifer Aniston arrives to present at the 81st Annual Academy Awards in a silver metallic strapless Valentino gown, easily outshining Angelina Jolie's dreary black number.
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Alicia Keys in Armani Prive

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Alicia Keys in Armani Prive

Alicia Keys shows some leg in a purple Armani Prive gown.
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Penelope Cruz and Kate Winslet at the 2009 Oscars

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Penelope Cruz and Kate Winslet at the 2009 Oscars

Penelope Cruz and Kate Winslet share a moment on the red carpet. Both emerged winners at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Marisa Tomei at the 2009 Oscars

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Marisa Tomei at the 2009 Oscars

Marisa Tomei shows off the beautifully pleated back of her Versace gown.
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Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens at the 2009 Oscars

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Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens at the 2009 Oscars

Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens show that young Hollywood can bring just as much glamour as Old to the red carpet.
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Daniel Craig at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Daniel Craig at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Daniel Craig looks bemused in his classic tux at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Vanessa Hudgens wearing Marchesa

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Vanessa Hudgens wearing Marchesa

Vanessa Hudgens pairs nude lips with a complicated feather detail on the bodice of her tight Marchesa gown.
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Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn at the 2009 Oscars

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Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn at the 2009 Oscars

Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn keep it simple and classic on the red carpet prior to Sean's Oscar win.
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John Legend at the 2009 Oscars

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John Legend at the 2009 Oscars

John Legend looks quite pleased with himself. Could it have something to do with the gorgeous woman on his arm?
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Seth Rogen at the 2009 Oscars

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Seth Rogen at the 2009 Oscars

A slimmed-down Seth Rogen arrived with his lady in red at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Miley Cyrus at the 2009 Oscars

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Miley Cyrus at the 2009 Oscars

Miley Cyrus pairs perfectly simple, age-appropriate makeup with her ornate gown.
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Miley Cyrus wearing Zuhair Murad

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Miley Cyrus wearing Zuhair Murad

This ornate Zuhair Murad gown threatens to overwhelm teen Miley Cyrus, but she manages to pull it off as well as a woman twice her age.
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Beyonce wearing House of Dereon

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Beyonce wearing House of Dereon

Beyonce fails fashion school in this House of Dereon mermaid gown made out of what looks like Victoria Gotti's wallpaper.
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Zac Efron at the 2009 Oscars

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Zac Efron at the 2009 Oscars

Zac Efron looks dapper on the redcarpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Natalie Portman in Rodarte

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Natalie Portman in Rodarte

Natalie Portman appeared in a raspberry sherbert gown with cheap-looking sequins by Rodarte.
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Marion Cotillard and Kate Winslet at the 2009 Oscars

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Marion Cotillard and Kate Winslet at the 2009 Oscars

Belted beauties Marion Cotillard and Kate Winslet show off Kate's Oscar in dramatic gowns.
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Natalie Portman at the 2009 Oscars

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Natalie Portman at the 2009 Oscars

Multi-colored beads that appeared glued on and spikey eyelashes ruined what could have been an A+ red carpet appearance for Natalie Portman.
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Tina Fey at the 2009 Oscars

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Tina Fey at the 2009 Oscars

Tina Fey shows off a 30-rockin' body in this crystal beaded gown.
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Goldie Hawn at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Goldie Hawn at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Who let Goldie Hawn out of the house like this? Bad lip injections, side boob spillage, a chest full of age spots and a dress that looks like it came from Forever 21 are sad, not glam.
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Virginia Madsen at the 2009 Oscars

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Virginia Madsen at the 2009 Oscars

Virginia Madsen gets geometric in a red asymmetrical column gown and diamond-shaped earrings.
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Jack Black at the 2009 Oscars

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Jack Black at the 2009 Oscars

Jack Black arrives to co-present a Oscar with Jennifer Aniston.
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Late Best Actor winner Heath Ledger's family

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Late Best Actor winner Heath Ledger's family

The family of Heath Ledger accepts his posthumous Oscar on behalf of his daughter Matilda.
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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith arrive at the annual Vanity Fair Oscar party.
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Salma Hayek at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party

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Salma Hayek at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party

Newlywed Salma Hayek at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party, helping BFF Penelope Cruz celebrate after her first Oscar win.
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Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party

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Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party

Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal leave the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party.
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Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2009 Oscars

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Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2009 Oscars

Sarah Jessica Parker twirls in her frothy mint gown.
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Kathy Hilton at an Oscar-viewing party

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Kathy Hilton at an Oscar-viewing party

Kathy Hilton arrives at the "A Night to Make a Difference Oscar Viewing Night" party at Mr. Chow.
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Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban at the Vanity Pair Oscar post-party

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Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban at the Vanity Pair Oscar post-party

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban arrive at the Vanity Fair post-Oscar party.
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Rosario Dawson at the 2009 Oscars

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Rosario Dawson at the 2009 Oscars

Rosario Dawson sports a super-feminie look as she waves to fans on the red carpet.
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Jon Voight at the 2009 Oscars

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Jon Voight at the 2009 Oscars

Actor Jon Voight, father of Angelina Jolie, seems excited at the prospect of running into his estranged daughter on Oscar night.
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Madonna at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

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Madonna at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

Madonna and her date hurry in to the Vanity Fair Oscar bash.
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Salma Hayek at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

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Salma Hayek at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

Salma Hayek accompanies the sister of Penelope Cruz, Monica, to the Vanity Fair after-party.
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Megan Mylan at the 2009 Oscars

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Megan Mylan at the 2009 Oscars

Megan Mylan celebrates her Oscar win.
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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

Oscar winner Penelope Cruz kisses her new bookend after her huge career-making moment.
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Amy Adams at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Amy Adams at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Amy Adams and her date arrive at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Adrien Brody at the 2009 Oscars

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Adrien Brody at the 2009 Oscars

Did Adrien Brody wake up late? The actor presented at the Oscars with an unshaven face and greasy hair.
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Christopher Walken at the 2009 Oscars

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Christopher Walken at the 2009 Oscars

Christopher Walken thinks these Oscars clearly need more cow bell.
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Steve Martin at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Steve Martin at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Steve Martin looks perfectly pleased while waiting to present at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson boogie on the red carpet.
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Keisha and Forest Whitaker at the 2009 Oscars

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Keisha and Forest Whitaker at the 2009 Oscars

Oscar, smoshcar: Keisha and Forest Whitaker look like they'd prefer a nap.
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Sir Anthony Hopkins at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Sir Anthony Hopkins at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Sir Anthony Hopkins arrives at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Diane Lane at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

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Diane Lane at the 81st Annual Academy Awards

Diane Lane paired red lips and an Art Deco diamond necklace with her form-fitting black tulle gown.
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Kate Winslet and her mother Sally

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Kate Winslet and her mother Sally

Kate Winslet celebrates her Oscar win with mother Sally.
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Angelina Jolie at the 2009 Oscars

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Angelina Jolie at the 2009 Oscars

Angelina Jolie shows off a long cascade of dark curls.
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Frank Langella at the 2009 Oscars

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Frank Langella at the 2009 Oscars

Frank Langella brought a very special date to the Oscars: his daughter.
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Jessica Biel at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

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Jessica Biel at the Vanity Fair Oscar party

Jessica Biel went from boring to weird when she changed into this purple-and-gold dress for the Vanity Fair Oscar party.
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Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson at the 2009 Oscars

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Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson at the 2009 Oscars

Alicia Keys and Taraji Henson pose on the red carpet at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Brad Pitt at the 2009 Oscars

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Brad Pitt at the 2009 Oscars

Brad Pitt cleans up his act for the red carpet in preparation for a night with his ex-wife, Jennifer Aniston, and current partner, Angelina Jolie.
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Best Actor winner Sean Penn

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Best Actor winner Sean Penn

A normally stoic Sean Penn celebrates his Oscar win in the press room of the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Slumdog Millionaire's Danny Boyle

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Slumdog Millionaire's Danny Boyle

Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle celebrates his Oscar win.
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Peter Gabriel at the 2009 Oscars

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Peter Gabriel at the 2009 Oscars

Despite declining to perform his Oscar-nominated song \Down to Earth\" at the awards ceremony"
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at the 91st Annual Academy Awards

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at the 91st Annual Academy Awards

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt try to chat on the red carpet while posing, leading to awkward expressions.
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Kate Winslet, Sean Penn and Penelope Cruz at the 2009 Oscars

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Kate Winslet, Sean Penn and Penelope Cruz at the 2009 Oscars

Oscar winners Kate Winslet, Sean Penn and Penelope Cruz pose in the press room at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Liam Neeson at the 2009 Oscars

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Liam Neeson at the 2009 Oscars

Liam Neeson arrives at the 81st Annual Academy Awards.
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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

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Best Supporting Actress winner Penelope Cruz

Past Best Supporting Actress winners join Penelope Cruz after her Oscar win.
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Sean Penn at the 2009 Oscars

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Sean Penn at the 2009 Oscars

Past Best Actor winners join Sean Penn after his Oscar win.
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