Slumdog The Big Winner At Oscars

Rags-to-riches tale picks up eight awards at the Oscars
Sunday , 22 February 2009
Slumdog The Big Winner At Oscars

Best film, best director, best music, best song - Slumdog Millionaire walked away as the biggest winner of the night at the 81st Academy Awards.

Danny Boyle sat nervously with his head in his hands all night long as one award after another was bestowed on his cinematic masterpiece.

However it was not until he himself was given the award for Best Director was he able to breathe a sigh of relief.

The best was yet to come, however, as the movie itself won the most coveted award of the night: Best Film.

Click hereto see the full list of winners and count the awards for Slumdog Millionaire.