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Oscars 2016: Ennio Morricone Wins for 'Hateful Eight' While David Lang is Snubbed

Oscars 2016: Ennio Morricone Wins for 'Hateful Eight' While David Lang is Snubbed >>

At this year's Academy Awards gala, Ennio Morricone finally took home a gold statue for his contributions to Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight." But, along with #OscarsSoWhite, Mr. David Lang also got snubbed out of a performance for his nominated Best Original Song.

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Ennio Morricone & John Williams Among Oscar 2016 Contenders for Best Original Score >>

Oscar nominations have hit and to no one's surprise 'The Revenant' could be this year's top earner with 12 nominations in its corner. However the list also includes, more importantly, Ennio Morricone's score for 'The Hateful Eight,' John Williams' score for 'Star Wars' and Thomas Newman's score for 'Bridge of Spies' all contending for Best Original Score; and David Lang's "Simple Song #3" competing in the Best Original Song category.

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