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November 13, 2012 7:45 AM | By Norman Wilner
When Oscar says he’s sorry

When the Academy finally gets it right having got it oh so wrong before...

Renee Zellweger, Sean Penn, Colin Firth (© Wireimage)
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We all know the Academy has made its mistakes, but there have been plenty of instances when individuals who have cruelly missed out on an Oscar have been rewarded with one later on. Click on for 10 examples of Oscar atoning for yesteryear's poor decisions and making it up to unlucky losers.