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The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006)

Films contending for the annual awards include Brokeback Mountain (2005), Capote (2005), Crash (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) and Munich (2005).
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Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
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Herself - Presenter: Best Costume Design
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Herself - Winner: Best Costume Design
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Herself - Presenter: Introduced to Film noir
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Himself - Winner: Best Original Song
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Himself - Winner: Best Cinematography
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Films contending for the annual awards include Brokeback Mountain (2005), Capote (2005), Crash (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) and Munich (2005).

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This was the last time each of the movies nominated for Best Picture also received an Oscar-nomination for their respective directors. See more »

Quotes

Jon Stewart: I tell you the movies that do very well - the remakes. 'King Kong' - made that a couple of times, this time a smash hit. 'War of the Worlds' - remake, tremendous. 'Walk the Line'... It's 'Ray' with white people.
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Follows The 43rd Annual Academy Awards (1971) See more »

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It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp
Written by Paul Beauregard (as DJ Paul), Jordan Houston (as Juicy J) and Cedric Coleman (as Frayser Boy)
Performed by Three 6 Mafia & Taraji P. Henson with Adolfo Quinones (as Shabba-Doo)
[Best Song winner from "Hustle & Flow"]
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Where was Don Knotts?
5 March 2006 | by (Pasadena) – See all my reviews

I was surprised to find Don Knotts left out of the Memoriam section during this years awards. He's one of the most beloved comics of his generation. His films made a fortune? GHOST AND MR. CHICKEN. THE INCREDIBLE MR. LIMPETT. Classics. I know Barney Fife was a TV character, but still, he's one of the most influential comedians of the post-War years. And he didn't even get a mention in the Memorial section? Let's not go into the fact that the composer of the GODZILLA theme was left out. That might be consider an obscure credit for an American awards show. But Don Knotts? Who's more classic that Don Knotts? What's up with that?


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