TITLE

OSCAR GIRDS FOR SURPRISES

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Timothy M.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/27/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 45, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the 2004 Academy Awards in Los Angeles, California, produced by Joe Roth and hosted by Billy Crystal. Expected surprises in the awards night; Controversies in the past Oscar years; Major advertisers.
ACCESSION #
12408805

 

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