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'Million Dollar Baby' Scores Honors at Academy Awards

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'Million Dollar Baby' Scores Honors at Academy Awards

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'Million Dollar Baby' Scores Honors at Academy Awards

'Million Dollar Baby' Scores Honors at Academy Awards

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Last night's Oscar ceremony drew surprisingly strong ratings, though the evening itself was free of upsets. In a movie season that began amorphously, with no blockbusters in contention and no clear front-runner, Clint Eastwood's Million Dollar Baby took four awards in top categories, including best picture.