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Oscars 2020 as it happened: Winners, best speeches, biggest moments and more

We'll have minute-by-minute coverage of the most notable wins, acceptance speeches, jokes and bizarre flubs.
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Hollywood's biggest night came and went with surprise wins, political moments and a lot of ... singing. "Parasite," Bong Joon Ho's twisted social thriller, took home the biggest prize of the night, winning best picture. Joaquin Phoenix and Renée Zellweger both gave memorable acceptance speeches. And "1917" beat a crowded field for visual effects Oscar.

Catch up on the full night of major moments, musical numbers and our commentary throughout the 92nd Academy Awards.

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Fun fact: '1917' was inspired by true events

Director Sam Mendes based the film on war stories told to him by his grandfather Alfred Mendes, who fought in World War I.

Martin Scorsese, celebrated auteur, engages with American culture

Eminem surprises everyone at the Oscars

Lin-Manuel Miranda presented a lengthy original song montage including classics from "The Breakfast Club," "Purple Rain," "Titanic," "La Bamba" and many more.

The clip ended with Eminem in "8 Mile" — and next thing we know ... the rapper comes up on stage to perform "Lose Yourself."

Eminem got a standing ovation after his performance.

"Lose Yourself" was the first rap song ever to win an Academy Award for best original song.

Fun fact: Tom Hanks is a distant cousin of Fred Rogers

According to Ancestry.com, Hanks is Rogers' sixth cousin

1975 and 2020

I love montages.

I will always love them.

Laura Dern wins for supporting turn in 'Marriage Story'

Laura Dern, who played a tough-minded divorce attorney in Noah Baumbach's "Marriage Story," just won the best supporting actress trophy — a win that was widely expected after she swept film ceremonies in the lead-up to the Oscars.

In a tearful acceptance speech, Dern dedicated the award to her parents: actress Diane Ladd and actor Bruce Dern.

She is the first actor to win an Oscar for a performance in a movie distributed by Netflix.

Laura Dern and Diane Ladd attend the 92nd Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on Feb. 09, 2020 in Hollywood, Calif.Kevin Winter / Getty Images

Karl Marx gets a shoutout at the Oscars

In the acceptance speech for Netflix's "American Factory," director Julia Reichert quoted Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels while on stage for her Michelle and Barack Obama-produced documentary

Reichert said, "Workers of the world, unite!" — a rallying cry from "The Communist Manifesto."

I wonder what the Netflix execs thought!

Greta Thunberg makes appearance in Oscars clip

Climate activist Greta Thunberg appeared in a clip showcasing the power of documentary films before actor Mark Ruffalo took the stage to present the category.

Instant classic meme, folks

Fun fact: Renée Zellweger’s hair and makeup transformation in 'Judy' included a prosthetic nose and color contacts

The "Judy" hair and makeup team revealed that they had to prosthetically extend the tip of Renée Zellweger's nose to better match Judy Garland's profile. Dark gray contact lenses were fitted to approximate Garland's dark brown eyes, and a cropped walnut-brown wig was fashioned to resemble Garland's iconic hairdo.