3. 1991: Billy Crystal Wears Hannibal Lector Mask
In 1991, The Silence of the Lambs became one of only three (!) films to win all of the "Big Five" nominations in one year. The film took home Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, and Best Screenplay.

Host Billy Crystal was quick to take advantage of the film's status that year: The show began with him being wheeled out on stage wearing Lecter's disturbing face mask. Yikes. He then walked over to Sir Anthony Hopkins and asked, "Good evening, I'm having some of the Academy over for dinner. Care to join me?"
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