'Slumdog Millionaire' Trumps Oscar Competition

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The Academy Awards took over Hollywood last night as some of the world's biggest stars were honored for their work in film. Slumdog Millionaire was the big winner, sweeping the ceremony with eight awards, including the prize for best picture.

Boston Globe film critic Wesley Morris offers a wrap-up of last night's festivities.

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