Counting down the Oscars

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232: Length of the show, in minutes.

60: Carats in Gwyneth Paltrow's pink star sapphire and diamond ring by Fred Leighton.

48: Length of the standing ovation, in seconds, the Kodak Theatre audience gave honorary winner Ennio Morricone.

32: Carats in Jennifer Hudson's yellow briolette-cut diamond drop by Fred Leighton.

33: Number of people remembered during the In Memoriam segment.

13.5: Height, in inches, of an Oscar statue.

8: Age at which Penelope Cruz realized she wanted to be an actress.

6: Number of awards handed out before the first acting award was presented.

5: Number of times Jennifer Hudson mentioned God on stage when she won best supporting actress.

4: Number of Oscars awarded to movies made by Mexican filmmakers.

3: Number of times Leonardo DiCaprio has acted in a Martin Scorsese film.

2: Number of lipsticks Jennifer Lopez carried in her purse.

2: Number of Oscars won by a film featuring a former U.S. vice president.


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