'Oppenheimer' sweeps Oscars with 7 wins

The film won best picture, best director (Christopher Nolan) and best actor (Cillian Murphy)

Robert Downey Jr., Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Emma Stone and Cillian Murphy
"Oppenheimer" was the big winner at the 2024 Academy Awards
(Image credit: Robyn Beck / AFP via Getty Images)

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"Oppenheimer" was the big winner at Sunday's Academy Awards, picking up seven Oscars, including best picture, best director (Christopher Nolan), best actor (Cillian Murphy) and best supporting actor (Robert Downey Jr.). Emma Stone won best actress for "Poor Things." 

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