War drama 'The Hurt Locker' wins big at Oscars

The Iraq war drama, "The Hurt Locker" won best picture and five other awards at Sunday night's Academy Awards, including best director for Kathryn Bigelow.

Bigelow's award marks the first time in the 82-year history of the Oscars that a female director took home a statue.

All four acting awards went to first-time winners: Sandra Bullock as best actress for "The Blind Side," Jeff Bridges as best actor for "Crazy Heart," Mo'Nique as supporting actress for "Precious" and Christoph Waltz as supporting actor for "Inglourious Basterds."

AP wires contributed to this report.

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