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The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996)

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Herself - Host
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Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Animated Short Film
James Acheson ...
Himself - Winner: Best Costume Design
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Cameron Alborzian ...
Himself - Model: Best Costume Design (as Cameron)
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
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Buzz Lightyear (voice)
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Lenny (archive footage)
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Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects
Maxene Andrews ...
Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage) (as Maxine Andrews)
Kary Antholis ...
Herself - Winner: Best Documentary Short
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Herself - Audience Member
Luis Bacalov ...
Himself - Winner: Best Original Dramatic Score
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Himself - Memorial Tribute
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Herself - Model: Best Costume Design
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Christopher Reeve received a standing ovation while presenting a film montage about films that tackled social issues less than a year after his horse-riding accident in which he was paralyzed. See more »

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Alan Menken - Winner: Best Original Musical or Comedy Score and Best Original Song: Well, thank you, Vanessa Williams, and thank you, Judy Kuhn, for your wonderful performances of the song, and Robbie Buchanan for a wonderful production of the single - for arrangement of the single and Keith Sonnet for production. Stephen...
Stephen Schwartz - Winner: Best Original Musical or Comedy Score and Best Original Song: We want to express our appreciation to members of the Academy. Our deep gratitude to our colleagues at Disney, past and present. And I want to acknowledge my personal debt to the Native American poets and wisdom keepers who inspired my work on this project...
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Follows The 41st Annual Academy Awards (1969) See more »

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Moonlight
Written by John Williams, Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman
Performed by Gloria Estefan
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Remember William Wallace!
13 January 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Today, the people who run the Academy Awards are probably a little bit embarrassed that they gave Mel Gibson an Oscar, what with his anti-Semitic rant and all. I was never one of his fans to begin with, but I like that he reminded viewers not to forget the Wallace clan when he accepted his Oscar (I take special note of people mentioning the Wallace clan because I am a descendant of William Wallace).

Other than that, I was glad that Susan Sarandon finally won an Oscar; it was about time. I guess that Kevin Spacey's win for "The Usual Suspects" was a preview of his role in "American Beauty". I think that my favorite scene of the night was what Jim Carrey did with the "Toy Story" characters. I know that some people find Whoopi Goldberg obnoxious, but I like it when she hosts the Oscars.

All in all, "The 68th Annual Academy Awards" was a pretty good night. Although I think that "To Die For" and "Unstrung Heroes" both got completely snubbed.


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