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The Oscars - 2007 Oscars 79th Academy Awards Coverage
Best Picture
Babel The Departed Letters from Iwo Jima Little Miss Sunshine The Queen
'Little Miss Sunshine'
'Letters From Iwo Jima'
'The Death of Mr. Lazarescu'
'Babel'
Wesley Morris
Will win
Should win
Was robbed
Shouldn't be here
'Little Miss Sunshine'
'Letters From Iwo Jima'
'United 93'
'Babel'
Ty Burr
Babel
'Babel'
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The Music of Chance
The great passion of director Alejandro González Iñárritu -- many would argue his great gift -- is for building collages ...
The Departed
'The Departed'
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Matt, meet Marty
Matt Damon was mere days away from picking up the best screenplay Oscar that would change his life. But for the moment, the Cambridge native was just an actor looking up to a cinematic god ...
 Standing at the corner of Shakespeare and Scorsese (The Boston Globe)
 Ty Burr's top 10 movies of 2006
Letters from Iwo Jima
'Letters from Iwo Jima'
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'Letters' hits home for Watanabe
He's made a career out of playing strong, stoic men, slipped into "too many [samurai] roles to count," and looms intimidatingly at a statuesque 6-foot-2. But even Japanese actor Ken Watanabe can get a little weepy.
Little Miss Sunshine
'Little Miss Sunshine'
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Two for the Road
`We weren't looking for a style piece" says 'Sunshine' co-director Valerie Faris. "We explored a lot of that in commercials and videos ... we were looking for just a great story and great characters and good writing."
The Queen
'The Queen'
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Crowning Helen Mirren
"I really didn't want to do anything that was cheap or that I didn't genuinely feel was possibly the truth," Mirren says. "It's only a portrait. It's only a guess. But my guess is coming from a very genuine effort to understand her."
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