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The Oscars: 5 memorable moments

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This week in Oscar “News”, ... let’s revisit the past. Maybe some “‘member whens...” will attract an audience.

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It was 2015. We sincerely doubt Adrien Brody would get away ‘mashing’ on Halle Berry today.

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It was 1992. We wonder why Jack Palance chose to ‘mash the floor’ instead of Whoopi Goldberg?

“I didn't know what the hell else to do," Palance later quipped.” -

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But Brando did not attend, and Apache actress and activist Sacheen Littlefeather took the stage in his place.

When actor Roger Moore offered her the golden statuette, she held up her hand in refusal, and he and co-presenter Liv Ullmann stepped back as she began to speak.

Before a stunned audience, Littlefeather said Brando "very regretfully cannot accept this very generous award" as he wanted to protest the movie industry's treatment of Native Americans.

Anybody have a problem with Native Americans?

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Turn the page.

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