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As an incentive to keep the show's running time short, a television was offered to whoever gave the shortest acceptance speech. The prize went to Michael Dudok de Wit
, who won, interestingly enough, for Best Animated Short. See more
"Hosting is like making love to a beautiful woman... it's something I only get to do when Billy Crystal is out of town."
Fanfare for Oscar
Music by Jerry Goldsmith See more