The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
And the Oscar goes to: The Dark Knight
Although this was a close call with The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, no one can deny that the make up for the joker was both amazingly done and unnerving.
Citic: Zabrina Vogelsang
Tom Stern for Changeling
Claudio Miranda for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Wally Pfister for The Dark Knight
Chris Menges and Roger Deakins for The Reader
Anthony Dod Mantle for Slumdog Millionaire
And the Oscar goes to: Claudio Miranda for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The special effects were the best part of Benjamin, and the cinematography had a large presence in the film.
WARNING! This category is close. Watch out for Slumdog Millionaire, with its saturated colors and unique camera angles, it could come out to beat Button.
David Fincher for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Ron Howard for Frost/Nixon
Gus Van Sant for Milk
Stephen Daldry for The Reader
Danny Boyle for Slumdog Millionaire
And the Oscar goes to: Danny Boyle for Slumdog Millionaire
Oscar movie preview 2009
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