"The Artist" may have taken the top awards, but during a telecast criticized by many for being lackluster, actress Angelina Jolie stole the show by titillating viewers with something as simple as her right leg.
The 84th Academy Awards red carpet, with its last-minute scandal revolving around comedian Sacha Baron Cohen's in-character raising of the Academy's ire, drew in stars from all walks of Hollywood for the movie industry's biggest night.
The Academy Awards, held on Feb. 22 at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood, don't just happen in a star-studded vacuum. Here's a look at the work that goes into the preparation of Hollywood's most lavish, self-congratulatory night.
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