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The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)

TV-14 | | News | 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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Cast

Credited cast:
Ellen DeGeneres ... Herself - Hostess
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ben Affleck ... Himself - Presenter
Samantha Aisling ... Best Costume Model
Konstantine Anthony Konstantine Anthony ... Eastern European #1
Alan Arkin ... Himself - Winner
Michael Arndt ... Himself - Winner
Bub Asman Bub Asman ... Himself - Winner
Adriana Barraza ... Herself - Nominee
Brandon Barton Brandon Barton ... Dreamgirls dancer
Bob Beemer ... Himself - Winner
Jessica Biel ... Herself - Presenter
Jack Black ... Himself - Presenter
Sorana Black Sorana Black ... Best Costume Model
Cate Blanchett ... Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film & Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Emily Blunt ... Herself - 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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Release Date:

25 February 2007 (USA) See more »

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California, USA See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

For the first time since 1929, the year the Oscars were handed out first, none of the actors nominated for Best Actor received a nomination for a performance in any of the Best Picture nominees. See more »

Goofs

When William Monahan was awarded the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Departed, the announcer mistakenly states that the film it was adapted from (Infernal Affairs) was a Japanese film. "Mou gaan dou" was made in Hong Kong. See more »

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Helen Mirren - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay and Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role: I've got my purse in one hand, my earring in the other. Thank you, Academy. Thank you so much. Huge honor. You know my sister told me that all kids love to get gold stars and this is the biggest and the best gold star that I have ever had in my life. I want to share my gold star with my fellow nominees, those brilliant, brilliant actresses who gave such amazing performances this year. I also share my gold star with the filmmakers: with Stephen Frears, with Peter Morgan, with Andy Harries, and ...
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Okay for what it is..
21 August 2018 | by BatmanFunReviewsSee 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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