Oscars 2009: The 81st Annual Academy Awards The Curious Case of Benjamin Button leads the 2009 Oscar pack with 13 nominations, including Best Picture. Winners of the 81st Academy Awards will be announced Feb. 22 in Hollywood — and NPR.org will be live-blogging the ceremony. Check back here for new stories daily.

'Slumdog Millionaire' Trumps Oscar Competition

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Inspirational Movies Win Big At Oscars

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Movie Music 2009: Oscar-Nominated Scores

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The Curious Case Of A Missing Academy Award

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Creating Queenie: Taraji Henson's Leap Of Faith

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At 91, Shoemaker To The Stars Is Still In Business

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Who Are You Wearing To The Oscars? Who Cares?

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A Movie's Look, From Toilet To Villain's Lair

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Before 'The Wrestler,' True Drama Beyond The Ring

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Building The Curious Faces Of 'Benjamin Button'

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'Slumdog Millionaire' Fits The Bollywood Model

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Oscars: Keeping Things Short ... And Sweet

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'Frozen River,' A Study In Oscar Marketing

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