Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.
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The crew of the orbiting space shuttle Atlantis (STS-45) participated in the presentation of the Thalberg Memorial Award to George Lucas
; an Oscar statuette was aboard the shuttle in tribute to its participation in the ceremony. See more
[dressed like Hannibal Lecter and shaking hands with Anthony Hopkins
I'm having a few of the Academy for dinner tonight...
The Silence of the Lambs
To the tune of "The Shadow of Your Smile" (from "The Sandpiper")
Music by Johnny Mandel
Performed by Billy Crystal See more