Amazing Oscar Facts

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  • The Oscars facts? There are plenty. Brush up on your awards trivia with the rule breakers, the record makers and some good old fashioned facts about The Oscars.

    Colin Firth’s historical hit The King’s Speech may have led the film pack last year, with 12 Academy Award nods, but the most nominated movies of all time both garnered a whopping 14 nominations. First up was black and white film All About Eve in 1950, matched nearly 50 years later by Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio tear-fest, Titanic.

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