At center, Matt Hoover of Somerville and Julie French of Brookline waited on the red carpet to get into the Brattle's Oscar party. Hoover and French were rooting for "Hurt Locker" to win in the best director and best picture categories.
"And we're rooting against Sandra Bullock," Hoover said. "I don't think she deserves it, but rumor has it that she is going to win."
Erik Jacobs for the Boston Globe