February 27, 2011 in Nation/World
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Busy Philipps, left, and Michelle Williams arrive at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Mila Kunis arrives at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Hailee Steinfeld arrives at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Colin Firth and his wife Livia Giuggioli arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Christian Bale arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Javier Bardem, left, and Penelope Cruz arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Annette Bening, left, and husband Warren Beatty arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Director Darren Aronofsky arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Lisa Cholodenko, left, and Stuart Blumberg, nominated for best original screenplay for “The Kids Are All Right”, arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Valentino, left, and Anne Hathaway arrive at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Nicole Kidman, right, and husband Keith Urban arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Geoffrey Rush arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Amy Adams arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actors, from left, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, and director Tim Burton arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor John Hawkes arrives with a guest before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Halle Berry, right, arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Sandra Bullock arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Natalie Portman, left, and Benjamin Millepied arrive before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Robert Downey Jr., right, arrives with wife Susan Downey before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Mark Wahlberg, right, arrives with his wife Rhea Durham before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Nicole Kidman poses with Gwyneth Paltrow on the red carpet before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Sharon Stone arrives before the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Hosts James Franco, left, and Anne Hathaway are seen onstage during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Kirk Douglas during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Tom Hanks hands Karen O’Hara her Oscar for best art direction for “Alice in Wonderland” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Melissa Leo bows to Kirk Douglass as she accepts the Oscar for best actress in a supporting role for “The Fighter” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Melissa Leo gets a hug from Kirk Douglass as she accepts the Oscar for best actress in a supporting role for “The Fighter” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Hosts James Franco, left, and Anne Hathaway during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actors Josh Brolin, left, and Javier Bardem kiss during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Aaron Sorkin, left, is congratulated by Kevin Spacey as he accepts the Oscar for best adapted screenplay for “The Social Network” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Show hosts Anne Hathaway, left, and James Franco are seen during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actors Jeff Bridges, left, and Hailee Steinfeld are seen during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Christian Bale accepts the Oscar for best performance by an actor in a supporting role for “The Fighter” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Kate Blanchett gives Rick Baker, left, and Dave Elsey their Oscars for best makeup for “The Wolfman” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Trent Reznor, left, and Atticus Ross accept the Oscar for best original score for “The Social Network” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Colleen Atwood accepts the Oscar for best costume design for “Alice in Wonderland” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon accepts the Oscar for best documentary short subject for “Strangers No More” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Luke Matheny accepts the Oscar for best live action short film for “God of Love” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Musician Randy Newman performs during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actor Zachary Levi, left, and Mandy Moore perform during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Oprah Winfrey hand Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs their Oscars for best documentary feature for “Inside Job” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Comedian Billy Crystal speaks during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Paul Franklin smiles after accepting the Oscar for best visual effects for “Inception” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Show host Anne Hathaway, left, and actress Melissa Leo are seen during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Singer Florence Welch performs during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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John Lasseter, right, hugs Randy Newman as Newman accepts the Oscar for best original song for “We Belong Together” from “Toy Story 3” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Gwyneth Paltrow performs during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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A.R. Rahman performs best original song nominee “If I Rise” from “127 Hours” during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Celine Dion performs during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Geoffrey Rush congratulates Tom Hooper as he accepts the Oscar for best achievement in directing for “The King’s Speech” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Natalie Portman accepts the Oscar for best performance by an actress in a leading role for “Black Swan” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Benjamin Millepied congratulates Natalie Portman as she accepts the Oscar for best performance by an actress in a leading role for “Black Swan” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Actress Sandra Bullock presents the award for best actor in a leading role during the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Livia Giuggioli congratulates her husband Colin Firth as he gets ready to accept the Oscar for best performance by an actor in a leading role for “The King’s Speech” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Sandra Bullock congratulates Colin Firth as he accepts the Oscar for best performance by an actor in a leading role for “The King’s Speech” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Iain Canning is flanked by Emile Sherman, left, and Gareth Unwin as they accept the Oscar for best motion picture for “The King’s Speech” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Emile Sherman, left to right, Gareth Unwin and Iain Canning react as they accept the Oscar for best motion picture for “The King’s Speech” at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.