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Historical Best Picture Winners
"The Sound of Music" (Best Picture, 1966)
One of the top three box office hits of all time, this classic film starring Julie Andrews was based on the Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was inspired by "The Story of the Trapp Family Singers," a memoir by the real-life Maria von Trapp.
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