The most memorable Oscars dresses through the years

When it comes to Oscars dresses, there are gowns that everyone talks about the morning after (like those in the video above) -- and then there are gowns that everyone talks about for years to come. With the 89th Academy Awards approaching on Sunday, we decided to revisit those gowns (and Diane Keaton's iconic tux, of course). The ones that have stood the test of time. The ones that only need one-word indicators, like "leg" or "swan."

You know the exact two we're talking about, right?

Scroll through to see the Oscars looks that have made their mark on red carpet history:

The Most Memorable Oscars Dresses
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The Most Memorable Oscars Dresses

Charlize Theron in Dior at the 2016 Oscars

(Photo by Chris Farina/Corbis via Getty Images)

Lupita Nyong'o in Prada at the 2014 Oscars

(Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)

Jennifer Lawrence in Dior Haute Couture at the 2013 Oscars

(Photo by Kurt Krieger via Getty Images)

Amy Adams in Oscar de la Renta at the 2013 Oscars

(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Angelina Jolie in Atelier Versace at the 2012 Oscars

(Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Getty Images)

Anne Hathaway in Armani at the 2009 Oscars

(Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)

Gwyneth Paltrow in Ralph Lauren at the 1999 Oscars

(Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)

Michelle Williams in Vera Wang at the 2006 Oscars

(Photo by KMazur/WireImage)

Hilary Swank in Guy Laroche at the 2005 Oscars

(Photo by KMazur/WireImage)

Diane Keaton at the 2004 Oscars

 (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)

Marion Cotillard in Jean-Paul Gaultier at the 2008 Oscars

(Photo by Chris Farina/Corbis via Getty Images)

Halle Berry in Ellie Saab at the 2002 Oscars

(Photo by KMazur/WireImage)

Bjork wears Marjan Pejoski at the 2001 Oscars

(Photo by Ron Davis/Getty Images)


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