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The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998)

An award show that honors excellence in filmmaking in each of its separate categories. People are awarded Oscars in a humorous manner that provides an entertaining show.

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Louis J. Horvitz
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Won 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aaliyah ... Herself - Performer
Ben Affleck ... Himself - Winner
David LeRoy Anderson ... Himself - Co-Winner: Best Makeup
Rick Baker ... Himself - Winner: Best Makeup
Alec Baldwin ... Himself - Presenter
Anne Bancroft ... Herself - Past Winner
Antonio Banderas ... Himself - Presenter
Walter Barnes ... Himself (Memorial Tribute)
Drew Barrymore ... Herself - Presenter
Kim Basinger ... Herself - Winner
Kathy Bates ... Herself - Past Winner
Bart the Bear ... Himself
Warren Beatty ... Himself - Presenter
Tom Bellfort Tom Bellfort ... Himself - Winner: Best Sound Effects Editing
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Storyline

An award show that honors excellence in filmmaking in each of its separate categories. People are awarded Oscars in a humorous manner that provides an entertaining show.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

As of 2008, most-watched Oscars broadcast with 55 million viewers. See more »

Quotes

Billy Crystal: Ladies and Gentlemen, the beauty who charmed the beast, the Legendary Fay Wray.
Fay Wray: I can't believe it! How nice to be so near you, you're so good! Wonderful!
Billy Crystal: It's great to see you!
[Miss Wray rises from her seat]
Fay Wray: What do I do now, turn around?
Billy Crystal: You can just wave to everybody!
[rapturous applause]
Billy Crystal: I'm Ralph Edwards and this is your life!
Billy Crystal: Goodie, I'm so glad my life is with you!
Fay Wray: We've got a scoop here! It's great to have you with us as all of these great stars of 70 Years of Oscar.
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Connections

Features The 30th Annual Academy Awards (1958) See more »

Soundtracks

Fanfare for Oscar
Music by Jerry Goldsmith
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the best Academy Awards i have ever seen
22 November 2008 | by mehdi-filmmakerSee all my reviews

I think that this academy award was one of the best academy awards i have ever seen.The biggest director of all time James Cameron won 3 academy awards for his 11 academy awards winner movie TITANIC and his I'm the king of the world was one of the best memories of the academy awards.god i love that director and all of his movies especially TITANIC.The rest were really good Jack Nichlson.Robin.mat.just great.well i'm sorry LA CONFIDENTAL and GOOD WILL HUNTING for loosing but come on it's TITANIC you were nominated with i don't think you had a chance.congratulations James Horner for receiving the Oscar for best original score and for My Heart Will Go On you are really a great composer you have a great score and my Heart Will Go On was really really really amazing.any way this academy award was really amazing and i think she deserves the nominations and the awards she got


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