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Oscars 2011: Anne Hathaway and James Franco totally win us over with the show's opening

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So, we're now completely OK with Anne Hathaway and James Franco as hosts of the Oscars.The pair opened the show Sunday with a fantastic filmed bit in which they entered previous host Alec Baldwin's dream, "Inception"-style, for tips on how to host a good show. They never really got what they were looking for, but their tour through "True Grit," "The Social Network," "The King's Speech" ("I have good news from the future," 1936 Hathaway tells us. "Microphones get smaller"), "Black Swan" and "The Fighter" was very well-done. Plus, it ended with a "Back to the Future" clip, which is never bad for us.(So, for that matter, was the opening montage of all 10 best pictures, which was extremely well-edited and employed "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from "TSN.")Then they came out from behind the screen, and while the banter was just as scripted as it's ever been, Franco and Hathaway were so...


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