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Backstage At The Oscars

Some fun behind the scenes photos from the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

Oscars in waiting.

Oscars in waiting.

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And that's what the Best Picture envelope looks like.

And that's what the Best Picture envelope looks like.

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Bono and Brad Pitt... when they are not busy saving the world.

Bono and Brad Pitt... when they are not busy saving the world.

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Backstage reunion: Jared Leto and Matthew McConaughey, both winners for "Dallas Buyers Club."

Backstage reunion: Jared Leto and Matthew McConaughey, both winners for "Dallas Buyers Club."

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Sometimes the most genuine moments of joy happen backstage, Matthew McConaughey looking very happy moments after winning his Best Actor Oscar for "Dallas Buyers Club."

Sometimes the most genuine moments of joy happen backstage, Matthew McConaughey looking very happy moments after winning his Best Actor Oscar for "Dallas Buyers Club."

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Yeah, that's what it looks like to win an Oscar, Alfonso Cuaron, one of the night's big winners.

Yeah, that's what it looks like to win an Oscar, Alfonso Cuaron, one of the night's big winners.

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Backstage moment: Cate Blanchett with water after her win, with Daniel Day-Lewis.

Backstage moment: Cate Blanchett with water after her win, with Daniel Day-Lewis.

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Happy winner Jared Leto.

Happy winner Jared Leto.

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Mace Windu and Jesus... okay just Samuel L. Jackson and Jared Leto backstage at teh Oscars.

Mace Windu and Jesus... okay just Samuel L. Jackson and Jared Leto backstage at teh Oscars.

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Backstage Penelope Cruz and Robert DeNiro didn't looked thrilled. Neither were many of the viewers slogging through the 3 hour plus telecast.

Backstage Penelope Cruz and Robert DeNiro didn't looked thrilled. Neither were many of the viewers slogging through the 3 hour plus telecast.

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The most annoying winners of the evening --Original Song winners for “Let It Go” from “Frozen”, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez -- hopefully being taken away... for good.

The most annoying winners of the evening --Original Song winners for “Let It Go” from “Frozen”, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez -- hopefully being taken away... for good.

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Oscar winner for Best Supporting Actor Jared Leto moments after winning for "Dallas Buyers Club."

Oscar winner for Best Supporting Actor Jared Leto moments after winning for "Dallas Buyers Club."

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Steve McQueen signing in as a winner. Wonder where that poster goes.

Steve McQueen signing in as a winner. Wonder where that poster goes.

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Brad Pitt may not have an acting Oscar but he now has one for producing "12 Years a Slave." Director Steve McQueen was shut out for helming the film but took home gold for producing it.

Brad Pitt may not have an acting Oscar but he now has one for producing "12 Years a Slave." Director Steve McQueen was shut out for helming the film but took home gold for producing it.

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Backstage with Brad and Angie.

Backstage with Brad and Angie.

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Backstage with Best Adapted Screenplay winner John Ridley.

Backstage with Best Adapted Screenplay winner John Ridley.

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Backstage fun with Cate Blanchett mimicking the photo of Best Supporting Actress winner Celeste Holm.

Backstage fun with Cate Blanchett mimicking the photo of Best Supporting Actress winner Celeste Holm.

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"12 Years a Slave" director Steve McQueen getting his Oscar engraved for Best Picture.

"12 Years a Slave" director Steve McQueen getting his Oscar engraved for Best Picture.

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The Oscar engraving station at the Governor's Ball.

The Oscar engraving station at the Governor's Ball.

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Jared Leto getting his Oscar propperly engraved.

Jared Leto getting his Oscar propperly engraved.

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The engraving for the Best Actor Oscar.

The engraving for the Best Actor Oscar.

Credit: Cartoonists at the opera: San Diego Opera brings cartoonists into its rehearsals to sketch and then they post the sketches on their blog. The hope is

Just a couple Oscar winners sitting around... Spike Jonze and Alfonso Cuaron.

Just a couple Oscar winners sitting around... Spike Jonze and Alfonso Cuaron.

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Academy oversight: Joseph Gordon-Levitt deserved some recognition for "Don Jon."

Academy oversight: Joseph Gordon-Levitt deserved some recognition for "Don Jon."

Credit: Cartoonists at the opera: San Diego Opera brings cartoonists into its rehearsals to sketch and then they post the sketches on their blog. The hope is

Family seemed a theme at this year's Oscars as nominees brought moms, dads, kids, and sibling. Here winner Lupita Nyong'o with her father Peter Anyang'Nyong'o.

Family seemed a theme at this year's Oscars as nominees brought moms, dads, kids, and sibling. Here winner Lupita Nyong'o with her father Peter Anyang'Nyong'o.

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