Oscar Dresses or Disco Balls?

We found the dresses from the 2011 Academy Awards that would be most at home in a '70s-themed club

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Annette Bening’s Oscar Dress

Two images come to mind when looking at Annette Bening’s dress: spider webs and medieval armor. (Armored spider webs? Ewwww.) The cut of the dress looks great on her, but those strings of rhinestones might have been better in necklace form.