'Million Dollar Baby' Scores Honors at Academy Awards

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/4516881/4516882" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Last night's Oscar ceremony drew surprisingly strong ratings, though the evening itself was free of upsets. In a movie season that began amorphously, with no blockbusters in contention and no clear front-runner, Clint Eastwood's Million Dollar Baby took four awards in top categories, including best picture.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.