Oscars 2014: Alfonso Cuaron wins Best Director


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The Academy Awards are being handed out tonight, which means that the best of the best that movies had to offer in 2013 are being honored. While some of the films we’re seeing tonight have ben talked about to death, others are lesser known but still just as good. In total, there are 23 awards handed out tonight, and those 23 names will forever be immortalized in cinema history.

A race that was hard to predict but seemed like it had a disc tint frontrunner nonetheless was Best Director. While David O. Russell and Steve McQueen were always hanging around, the race seemed to be leaning in favor of Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron.

Best Director

David O. Russell – American Hustle
Alfonso Cuarón – Gravity
Alexander Payne – Nebraska
Steve McQueen – 12 Years a Slave
Martin Scorsese – The Wolf of Wall Street

Do you agree with who the Academy decided to honor with Best Actor or do you think someone else deserved to win? Sound off in the comments section below and join the conversation.

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