The excitement of the awards season reached its climax on Sunday night as Hollywood's finest turned out for the 84th Academy Awards - otherwise known as the Oscars 2012.

The likes of Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, Penelope Cruz and Cameron Diaz all sashayed their way up the red carpet before heading into LA's Kodak Theater on Sunday night to find out who had scooped the prestigious gongs.

So who rocked the red carpet and who had a fashion fail on the biggest night in the film calendar? Step right this way to see all the outfit action...

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    Jennifer Lopez (Pic: PA)

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    Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

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    Cameron Diaz (Pic: PA)

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    Penelope Cruz (Pic: PA)

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    Kristen Wiig

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    Sandra Bullock (Pic: PA)

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    Angelina Jolie (Pic: PA)

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    Brad Pitt

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    Jonah Hill

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    Emma Stone (Pic: PA)

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    Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied (Pic: PA0

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    Gwyneth Paltrow (Pic: PA)

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    Octavia Spencer (Pic: PA)

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    Meryl Streep (Pic: PA)

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    Anna Faris (Pic: PA)

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    Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas (Pic: PA)

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    Tine Fey (Pic: PA)

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    Kelly Osbourne (Pic: PA)

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    Sacha Baron Cohen (Pic: PA)

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    Pharrell Williams (Pic: PA)

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    Maya Rudolph (Pic: PA)

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    Gary Oldman and Alexandra Edenborough (Pic: PA)

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    Glenn Close (Pic: PA)

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    Michelle Williams (Pic: PA)

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    Tony Bennett (Pic: PA)

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    Kenneth Brannagh and Lindsay Brunnock (Pic: PA)

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    Rooney Mara (Pic: PA)

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    Busy Phillips (Pic: PA)

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    Viola Davis (Pic: PA)

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    Judy Greer (Pic: PA)

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    Brett McKenzie (Pic: PA)

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    George Clooney and Stacey Keibler (Pic: PA)

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    George Clooney (Pic: PA)

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    Berenice Bejo (Pic: PA)

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    Jessica Chastain (Pic: PA)

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    Wendi Murdoch (Pic: PA)

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    Melissa McCarthy (Pic: PA)

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    Jane Seymour (Pic: PA)

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    Morgan Spurlock (Pic: PA)

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    Rose Bryne (Pic:PA)

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    Milla Jovovich (Pic: PA)

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    Sarah Hyland (Pic: PA)

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    Jennifer Lopez

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    Anne-Sophie Bion (Pic: PA)

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    Nina Garcia (Pic: PA)

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    The winners enevlopes arrive (Pic: PA)

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