Best & Worst Dressed

No one knew exactly what to expect this year in terms of Oscar fashions – and while some stars didn't disappoint, gracing the abbreviated red carpet in gorgeous gowns, others made us cringe with their fashion faux pas. Take a peek at the creme de la creme and the bottom of the barrel in our special gallery.

OFF BEAT

Daniel Day-Lewis has always followed the beat of his own drummer, and clearly the same is true for his unique fashion sense. But sometimes that can backfire – as it did at the Oscars. The Best Actor nominee (for Gangs of New York) looks more comical than cool in his gray tuxedo and tilted bow tie.