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  • The last few hours of preparations for the Oscars award ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California, March 2, 2014. 
  • A general view as preparations are made for the Oscars awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California, March 2, 2014.
  • Covered Oscars statues rest under a tent to guard against rain along the red carpet ahead of the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, March 1, 2014. 
  • Oscars statues are seen in the background as a man clears rain water from the red carpet ahead of the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, March 1, 2014. 
  • Nominees for the Academy Awards best actor category Matthew McConaughey, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale and Bruce Dern (left to right) appear in a combination photo. The Oscars will be presented in Hollywood, California, March 2, 2014.


  • Nominees for the Academy Awards best actress category Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Amy Adams, Judi Dench and Meryl Streep (left to right) appear in a combination photo.  The Oscars will be presented in Hollywood, California, March 2, 2014.
  • A man uses a vacuum along the red carpet ahead of the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, March 1, 2014. 
  • Preparations continue on the red carpet during rainy weather for the 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, California, Feb. 28, 2014. 
  • A worker keeps rainwater from pooling on a temporary roof over the red carpet as preparations for the 86th Academy Awards continue in the rain outside The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, Feb. 28, 2014. 
  • Pedestrians walk by a covered Oscar statue outside the Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles, California, Feb. 28, 2014.

Oscars, 2014

Published February 28, 2014


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