The comedian received a mixed reception for his performance, drawing criticism for his musical number 'We Saw Your Boobs' and jokes about Chris Brown's domestic abuse of Rihanna.
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"I haven't gone to many - around six," 'Best Supporting Actor' nominee Arkin told Metro of the ceremony.
"It's more raw now. Seth MacFarlane was mindlessly raw this year. I wasn't a fan of what he was doing.
"Aside from that, it was the same. It was a strong year for movies, stronger than a lot of years."
Of his description of award ceremonies as "a load of bulls**t", he added: "It turns things into a horse race. It separates artists and I got in this business to be part of something, not to be separated from things.