People plan parties around this stuff, so we assume you probably watched too. But just in case you didn't, here's a timeline of the 84th Academy Awards ceremony. They make it this long just to mess with us all, in case you didn't know...
As Happy-Go-Lucky's angry road instructor, character actor Eddie Marsan enters the fast lane.
Ben Stiller's Hollywood sendup lacks firepower.
In the shadow of Iron Man, the latest from Marvel can't live up to its billing.
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain
Robert Downey Jr.'s Iron Man is a thing to marvel.
David Fincher's Type-A approach to filmmaking pays off
Playing legendary photographer Diane Arbus, Nicole Kidman is an unconvincing weirdo
Coming of age and stayin' alive on the mean streets of Astoria, Queens
Richard Linklater's Scanner is a rotoscoped feast for freaks
Game 6 redeems Michael Keaton after he almost fouled out
Strange things happen when actors sing
Downey and Kilmer make perfect detectives in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
The Red Scare returns in Good Night, and Good Luck
Three great directors serve up a sampler of love and desire
On Anú, DJ Polywog, and finding new year luck where you least expect it
Nicole Kidman falls in love with a 10-year-old boy ... sorry, her dead husband
At "Rxehab," there's sure to be a cure for whatever ails you
It's easy to be positive about the upcoming year in local film
Michael Fox recaps the best in Bay Area film for 2002 and recounts the first annual awards handed out by the S.F. Film Critics Circle
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing sight of a career
Once considered just another L.A. rock casualty, former Thelonious Monster leader Bob Forrest returns to the land of the living with the Bicycle Thief