Take Two for February 25, 2013

Hollywood Monday: Academy Awards winners and losers

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth MacFarlane and Daniel Radcliffe perform during the show at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Argo director Ben Affleck accepts the Oscar for Best Movie onstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Best Actress winner Jennifer Lawrence receives her Oscar from the actor Jean Dujardin onstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Director Ang Lee accepts the Oscar for Best direting from actor Michael Douglas onstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Writer/director Quentin Tarantino accepts the Best Writing - Original Screenplay award for "Django Unchained" onstage during the Oscars held at the Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Actress Anne Hathaway arrives at the Oscars held at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.

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Actor Christoph Waltz accepts the Best Supporting Actor award for "Django Unchained" onstage during the Oscars held at the Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.


Early reports show a jump in the ratings for this year's Academy Awards show, probably helped along by some popular films up for Best Picture. There was a stumble on the stairs, host Seth McFarlane played to mixed reviews, and the First Lady announced the winner for Best Picture.

Joining us with her observations on this year's awards, and on the awards show, our regular Hollywood know-it-all, Rebecca Keegan of the L.A. Times.


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