Today we celebrate Hollywood legends — and a few stars who, while huge in their time, have dimmed with the passing years — as they hold, gaze at and, occasionally, ignore their trophies.
Pictured: Grace Kelly with the Oscar she won for her role in The Country Girl, 1955. William Holden, her co-star in the movie, stands behind her.
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