Feel-Good Beats Out Facebook at the Oscars, but 'The Social Network' Takes Three
But the night wasn't a complete disappointment for Fincher and the Facebook gang. The 'Social Network' accumulated three awards by the end of the evening, all of which were well deserved. Trent Reznor won Best Original Score, Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter earned Best Film Editing honors, and 'West Wing' creator Aaron Sorkin took home the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay.
Slashfilm has a full run-down of Oscar nominees and award-winners, and, for an interesting take on the 'King's Speech'/'Social Network' dichotomy, be sure to check out Nicholas Barber's recent post in More Intelligent Life.