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The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)

TV-14 | | TV Special 25 February 2007
Films nominated for the annual awards include Babel (2006), The Departed (2006), Letters from Iwo Jima (2006), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), and The Queen (2006).
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ellen DeGeneres ... Herself - Hostess
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ben Affleck ... Himself - Presenter
Samantha Aisling ... Best Costume Model
June Allyson ... Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)
Robert Altman ... Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)
Konstantine Anthony Konstantine Anthony ... Eastern European #1
Alan Arkin ... Himself - Winner
Michael Arndt ... Himself - Winner
Bub Asman Bub Asman ... Himself - Winner
Joseph Barbera ... Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)
Adriana Barraza ... Herself - Nominee
Brandon Barton Brandon Barton ... Dreamgirls dancer
Bob Beemer ... Himself - Winner
Jessica Biel ... Herself - Presenter
Jack Black ... Himself - Presenter
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Films nominated for the annual awards include Babel (2006), The Departed (2006), Letters from Iwo Jima (2006), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), and The Queen (2006).

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USA

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Release Date:

25 February 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

79-я церемония вручения премии 'Оскар' See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Eddie Murphy was so distressed over losing Best Actor in a Supporting Role to Alan Arkin that he left after the award was announced and did not return to the ceremony. As a result he did not see his Dreamgirls (2006) co-star, Jennifer Hudson win Best Actress in a Supporting Role. See more »

Goofs

At one point, Jack Black refers to Peter O'Toole as "English." While O'Toole speaks with an English accent, he is actually Irish. See more »

Quotes

Ellen DeGeneres: Jennifer Hudson is here from American Idol. America didn't vote for you and yet you're here with an Oscar Nomination. And Al Gore, America did vote for you.
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Connections

Features Black Orpheus (1959) See more »

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I Need to Wake Up
Written and Performed by Melissa Etheridge
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Okay for what it is..
21 August 2018 | by BatmanFunReviews2018See all my reviews

Films nominated for the annual awards include Babel (2006), The Departed (2006), Letters from Iwo Jima (2006), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), and The Queen (2006). The 79th Annual Academy Awards of course had some pretty disappointing and forgettable movies taking on the gold that night but also some pretty terrific ones such as Scorsese's The Departed, Babel and even Happy Feet the Penguin comedy animation starring Hugh Jackman and Robin Williams. It's definitely not the best of the Oscars had offered but the best of the following.


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