Secrets of success: how to win an Oscar


Oscars night is fast approaching and British hopes are riding high, but what is the trick to winning that golden statuette?

Speculation has been mounting over which films and actors will come out on top, with high hopes for The King's Speech.

Charles Gant, film editor for Heat Magazine, visited Cineworld Haymarket in London, to give BBC News his insights on what Oscar hopefuls need to do to impress the Academy.

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