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Hugh's Opening Song and Dance: Love It or Leave It?

Hugh's Opening Song and Dance: Love It or Leave It?

Hugh Jackman didn't let a little recession affect his opening act at the Oscars! Between the singing, and the coordinated dancing, and his head on a little Benjamin Button baby, and the Anne Hathaway-as-Nixon routine, there was a lot going on in this opening. Jackman seemed to be loving every minute of it. But what did you think?

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QueenB75 QueenB75 7 years
LOVE LOVE LOVE <3
QueenB75 QueenB75 7 years
LOVE LOVE LOVE <3
sumbum sumbum 7 years
Anne Hathaway and The Reader were the best parts!!!!
oohsexypenguin oohsexypenguin 7 years
It was fantastic! He did a fabulous job. My favorite parts were the Frost/Nixon bit with Anne Hathaway (she was spectacular, as well) and the dance for The Reader. Hysterical!
BabyNorbert BabyNorbert 7 years
I thought it was hilarious! <3 Hugh Jackman!
BabyNorbert BabyNorbert 7 years
I thought it was hilarious! <3 Hugh Jackman!
pharm_chick pharm_chick 7 years
hes amazing. i loveeee hugh jackman!
alethia037 alethia037 7 years
Fantastic! And, who knew Anne Hathaway could sing like that!
misshouston misshouston 7 years
Loved it all except the <i>Frost/Nixon</i> thing with Anne Hathaway. WTF??????
misshouston misshouston 7 years
Loved it all except the Frost/Nixon thing with Anne Hathaway. WTF??????
kscincotta kscincotta 7 years
This was a fantastic opening. The bit about not seeing The Reader had me in tears, it was so funny. Even my husband loved it!
starangel82 starangel82 7 years
I thought it was cute. Especially the Wolverine line.
amloveaffair amloveaffair 7 years
How amazing was the musical number about musicals?!!!? Loved it!
baticharmed baticharmed 7 years
loved it!!! and yes, he was really enjoying it :D
EuroFAB EuroFAB 7 years
LOVED IT! LOVED IT! LOVED IT!
amloveaffair amloveaffair 7 years
Hugh is so amazing!
amloveaffair amloveaffair 7 years
Hugh is so amazing!
tellmemorex2 tellmemorex2 7 years
Awesome ! I loved all the cardboard sets haha
ilanac13 ilanac13 7 years
i really enjoyed it. i think that it was one of the better openings for the oscars that i can remember. (interesting about anne - that most people didn't realize that she can sing i guess)
kastarte2 kastarte2 7 years
It was as funny as these corny things can possibly be.
iuliasuavis iuliasuavis 7 years
I really like the "low budget" approach to the opening number. It was funny and entertaining.
californiagirlx7 californiagirlx7 7 years
I liked it, but I didn't love it. My favorite part was when he said "I'm Wolverine!"
johnsonkm20 johnsonkm20 7 years
I'm already enjoying his hosting skills much more than I expected! Always a fan of the dance sequences :)
aimeeb aimeeb 7 years
So funny!!!!
aimeeb aimeeb 7 years
So funny!!!!
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