Parties, Gowns, Campaign, Repeat: A Portfolio of the Long, Star-Studded, Red-Carpeted Path to the Oscars
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Parties, Gowns, Campaign, Repeat: A Portfolio of the Long, Star-Studded, Red-Carpeted Path to the Oscars

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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Quentin Tarantino being interviewed before the Critics' Choice Awards, in L.A.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Quentin Tarantino.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Meryl Streep and Sandra Bullock.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Christoph Waltz.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Inglourious Basterds distributor Harvey Weinstein at the Critics' Choice Awards.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Mo’Nique.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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James Cameron and Avatar star Zoe Saldana at the Critics' Choice Awards.
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L.A. Critics’ Choice Awards

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Gabourey Sidibe.
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L.A. Critics' Choice Awards

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Jeff Bridges.
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L.A. Critics' Choice Awards

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Kristin Chenoweth.
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L.A. Critics' Choice Awards

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Abbie Cornish and Marion Cotillard.
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Party for The Messenger

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Woody Harrelson and Ben Foster at a private party for The Messenger in L.A.
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Party for The Messenger

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Woody Harrelson.
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National Board of Review

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Jason Reitman and George Clooney at the National Board of Review dinner in New York.
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National Board of Review

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Gabourey Sidibe.
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National Board of Review

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Carey Mulligan (nominated) and Peter Sarsgaard, both in the film An Education.
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National Board of Review

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Jason Reitman with Anna Kendrick.
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National Board of Review

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L.A. Film Critics Association Awards

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Kathryn Bigelow and her star, Jeremy Renner, before the L.A. Film Critics Association Awards dinner.
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L.A. Film Critics Association Awards

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The Hurt Locker's Jeremy Renner, director, Kathryn Bigelow, and screenwriter, Mark Boal.
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SAG Awards

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Marion Cotillard's room at the Chateau Marmont, as she prepared for the SAG Awards.
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SAG Awards

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Marion Cotillard in her room at the Chateau Marmont, as she prepared for the SAG Awards.
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SAG Awards

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Penélope Cruz and Meryl Streep.
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SAG Awards

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Meryl Streep.
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SAG Awards

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Meryl Streep with her agent Kevin Huvane after the SAG Awards.
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SAG Awards

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Woody Harrelson and Daniel Day-Lewis.
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SAG Awards

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Colin Firth.
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Golden Globes

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Meryl Streep at the Beverly Hilton preparing before the Golden Globes.
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Golden Globes

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Meryl Streep.
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Golden Globes

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Meryl Streep and Jodie Foster on their way to the Globes at the Beverly Hilton.
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Golden Globes

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Carey Mulligan with Rightor Doyle after the Golden Globes.
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Golden Globes

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Sophia Loren.
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Golden Globes

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Golden Globes

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Weinstein party hostesses.
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Monkey Bar, NYC: Private Event for George Clooney

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From left, Charlie Rose, George Clooney, and Clooney’s father.
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Amy Pascal's Sony Party for Julie & Julia

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Meryl Streep and Stanley Tucci.
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Producers Guild Awards

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Precious director Lee Daniels with Quishay Powell, who appeared in the film, before the Producers Guild Awards.
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AFI Awards

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Julianne Moore and Tom Ford.

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