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The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000)

2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999)... See full summary »
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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Himself - Host
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Makeup
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Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Costume Design
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Herself - Presenter: 'The Sixth Sense' Film Clip
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Himself - Thalberg Award Recipient
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Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Leading Role
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2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999), The Cider House Rules (1999) and The Green Mile (1999). Other categories had movies such as The Matrix (1999), Topsy-Turvy (1999), Being John Malkovich (1999), among others as nominees. Written by Rodrigo Amaro

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26 March 2000 (USA)  »

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In June 2003, FBI agents in South Florida performing a drug bust found one of the three missing Oscar statuettes. See more »

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Phil Collins - Performer: 'You'll Be in My Heart' and Winner: Best Original Song: Now my life can go on, I think. Boy, it's been hell I tell you. You don't know what this means to me. You don't know what this means to my kids. It's fantastic. I've got some people to thank. I'll do it quickly, I promise. My friends at Disney who did all the work on "Tarzan": Bonnie Arnold, Kevin Lima, Chris Buck, producer and directors. Chris Montan, who is just an incredible guy, music producer. Peter Schneider, Tom Schumacher, brilliant minds. Mr. Glen Keane and all the animators of course,...
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Follows The 32nd Annual Academy Awards (1960) See more »

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Fanfare for Oscar
Music by Jerry Goldsmith
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hi folks
5 November 2002 | by See all my reviews

I personally thought American Beauty was very, very overrated. The Best movie of the year was obviously The Matrix, as we all know, but it wasn't nominated, though it did win 4 technical awards. THe Best film out of the nominees for me was "The Green Mile", but it had the least chances of winning. All things considered this awards show was considerably less entertaining than the one of 1999, when there was real tension between Private Ryan and Shakespeare in Love, and when we saw Roberto Benigni, the most spontaneous and outrageous Oscar winner ever, scream and laugh with joy on the stage. Also 1998's one was quite amazing, with Titanic winning almost everything. I like it better that way than when everything is divided between movies, as happened this year (2002), and last year too.


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