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The feel-good road-trip drama "Green Book" drove through a cloud of controversy to score a surprise best picture victory at the 91st Academy Awards on Sunday, edging out top competitors like Netflix's "Roma" and Marvel's "Black Panther."

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Tina Fey — alongside Amy Poehler and Maya Rudolph — welcomed the Dolby Theatre audience to “the one-millionth Academy Awards,” in Los Angeles on Feb. 24, 2019.

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Melissa McCarthy gets a make-up touch up backstage. McCarthy and Brian Tyree Henry presented the award for best costume design.

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Alfonso Cuarón accepts the award for best cinematography for "Roma." The night’s co-lead nominee “Roma” won best director and best cinematography for Cuarón. The wins gave Netflix its most significant awards yet. 

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Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton accept the award for best documentary short subject for "Period. End Of Sentence."

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A photo of Penny Marshall is shown on a screen as Gustavo Dudamel conducts the L.A. Philharmonic performance during the "In Memoriam."

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Regina King accepts her Oscar for best supporting actress for "If Beale Street Could Talk."

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Mahershala Ali won best actor in a supporting role for "Green Book."

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Keegan-Michael Key floats down to the floor like Mary Poppins.

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Lady Gaga was nominated for best actress in a leading role in "A Star is Born."

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Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper perform "Shallow," winner of the original song.

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Rami Malek accepts the best actor award for his role in "Bohemian Rhapsody."

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Amandla Stenberg and Congressman John Lewis, D-Ga., introduce "Green Book" as a nominee for best picture.

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Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart accept the award for best production design for "Black Panther."

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Samuel L. Jackson embraces Spike Lee, winner best adapted screenplay award for "BlacKkKlansman."

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Olivia Colman accepts the award for actress in a leading role for "The Favourite."

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Peter Farrelly and the cast and crew of "Green Book" accept the award for best picture.

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