Recovering from a bit of a stumble up steps to the podium, Jennifer Lawrence breathlessly accepted the Oscar for Best Actress for her performance in the David O. Russell comedy "Silver Linings Playbook."
Christoph Waltz claimed the first trophy of the evening with a win for Best Supporting Actor for his role as bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in "Django Unchained, " while writer/director Quentin Tarantino won Best Screenplay for his slavery-era revenge thriller.
Ang Lee took home the Best Director trophy for "Life of Pi, " earning the decorated Taiwanese filmmaker his second Oscar in the category. He previously won in 2005 for "Brokeback Mountain." "Life of Pi" earned a total of four awards, including Oscars for Cinematography, Visual Effects and Original Score.
[ Photos: Red carpet arrivals from the 2013 Oscars ]
In a rare Oscar tie, "Zero Dark Thirty" and "Skyfall" both won the award for Sound Editing. There have only been four previous ties in Academy Awards history, including in 1969, when Barbra Streisand and Katharine Hepburn both shared the Oscar for Best Actress for "Funny Girl" and "The Lion in Winter, " respectively.
Here's the full list of winners:
Best Picture: "Argo"
Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, "Lincoln"
Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, "Silver Linings Playbook"
Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, "Django Unchained"
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, "Les Misérables"
Best Director: Ang Lee, "Life of Pi"
Animated Feature Film: "Brave"
Cinematography: "Life of Pi"
Costume Design: "Anna Karenina"
Documentary Feature: "Searching for Sugar Man"
Documentary Short: "Inocente"
Film Editing: "Argo"
Foreign Language Film: "Amour" (Austria)
Makeup: "Les Misérables"
Original Score: "Life of Pi"
Original Song: "Skyfall" from "Skyfall"
Production Design: "Lincoln"
Short Film (Animated): "Paperman"
Short Film (Live Action): "Curfew"
Sound Editing: "Skyfall" & "Zero Dark Thirty" (tie)
Sound Mixing: "Les Misérables"
Visual Effects: "Life of Pi"