March 06, 2006 05:42:54 GMT
"Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit," walked off with the Oscar for animated feature, a victory for old-fashioned, stop-motion animation
Is one among the three nominees vie for Animated Feature Oscar, "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" beats off the strong contenders "Howl's Moving Castle" and "Corpse Bride" to bring home the prestigious award.
Meanwhile, "Memoirs of a Geisha" which is up for six nominations all at once only wins three mainly for Achievement In Costume Design, Cinematography, and Art Direction. The giant ape "King Kong" in chain wins three from the four categories it is nominated, they are Achievement In Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, and Visual Effects.
Read the complete list of the 78th annual Academy Awards winners.