From LEGO to Star Wars, Oscars 2015 celebrates all things geeky

February 23, 2015 12:16 PM

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Neil Patrick Harris opened the Oscars last night with a tribute to some of the greatest movies of all time — mostly Disney-owned movies since this year’s Academy Awards broadcasting rights went to ABC. With Stormtroopers on stage and Patrick Harris superimposing into a Star Wars scene, Disney got away with free marketing for the December release of Star Wars: Episode VII.

LEGO Oscar statues were handed out to nominees which in turn became fodder for memes.

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