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The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002)

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Himself - Nominee: Best Picture & Best Director
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Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role / Presenter: Best Sound Mixing and Best Sound Editing
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Herself - Co-Winner: Best Live Action Short Film
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Himself - Winner: Best Sound Editing
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To date (2009), this is the longest ever Academy Awards ceremony with a running time of four hours and twenty three minutes. See more »

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Denzel Washington: Two birds in one night, huh? Oh, God is good. God is great. God is great. From the bottom of my heart, I thank you all. Forty years I've been chasing Sidney
[Poitier]
Denzel Washington: , they finally give it to me, what'd they do? They give it to him the same night. I'll always be chasing you, Sidney. I'll always be following in your footsteps. There's nothing I would rather do, sir. Nothing I would rather do. God bless you. God bless you. I want to thank the Academy. You know, when I was in college first ...
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Facetious Whoopi, Zingers, Emotion!
28 April 2002 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

The 74th Oscars was a very good one. Whoopi's work as EmCee was very funny, and light. I personally loved her last apperance, which garnered some frigid reviews due to coarse language and salacious jokes, but that's fine. The audience seemed to like it. Halle Berry, Denzel Washington, Ron Howard, Woody Allen, and Sidney Poitier made this an Oscar telecast to remember.


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