And The Award Goes To – The Oscar Winners On Virgin Movies

Brad Pitt as Cliff Booth in Once Upon A Time In Hollywood

They came, they saw, they wore expensive frocks. The 92nd Academy Awards was the spectacle it always is, as the great and the good gathered at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles to see who’d leave with the most coveted gongs in the film business.


And while the ceremony itself was something to behold, even better is checking out some of the winners of the statuettes – something you can do on Virgin Movies right now! So grab the popcorn and your remote, roll out the red carpet, and prepare to dive into a feast of films that officially meet the gold standard!



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It was one of the year’s most talked about films, so nobody was surprised when it bagged a double dose of gold on Sunday; Joaquin Phoenix landing the Best Actor statuette for his efforts as Arthur Fleck, while Hildur Guðnadóttir’s majestic music was recognised with the Best Original Score prize. In truth, the film’s 11 nominations probably tell a more complete story; when it comes to this terrific origin tale, there’s plenty of reasons to get excited!




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Another film that bagged a bucketload of nominations, Quentin Tarantino’s masterpiece also left the glitzy ceremony with a pair of reasons to celebrate; the sumptuous looking sets were enough to earn Best Production Design honours, while Brad Pitt unsurprisingly securing the Best Supporting Actor gong. A bittersweet love letter to L.A., some were surprised it didn’t have more success on Sunday – and after watching it, you might just feel the same way!




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Renée Zellweger’s turn as the titular Ms. Garland was acclaimed from on high the moment critics and audiences set eyes on it, so it was hardly a shock when she found herself standing atop the stage as Best Actress. Capturing the very essence of the Hollywood legend in every glance, utterance and movement, it’s a performance of arresting accuracy and captivating charisma – in fact, you’ll need to remind yourself of the fact that you’re not just watching the real thing!



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