updated 03/15/2004 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 03/15/2004 AT 01:00 AM EST
Ruth Wood, 95, flashed a red-carpet smile as she arrived on the arm of her son Clint Eastwood, 73.
He may share his children with girlfriend Vanessa Paradis, but the day of the Oscars, Best Actor nominee Johnny Depp shared hairstylist Laurent D. with mom Betty. Both women accompanied him to the ceremony.
Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon brought both their sons along for the evening, but while Jack opted to skip the ceremony—"he just wanted to go to the parties," said his mom—Miles (above), 11 got to watch from the front row as his dad won his first Oscar.
Keisha Castle-Hughes's mom, Desrae, took her home at night's end, saying, "She's tired, it's been a long trip."
Alec Baldwin came with his daughter Ireland, 8, and his brother Billy (left), who was responsible for escorting Ireland home to make her 9 p.m. bedtime.