The Academy Awards have long been a showcase for some of the most incredible and dramatic gowns known to fashion - all obligingly modelled by a stream of A-list stars . From Audrey Hepburn in Hubert de Givenchy to Julia Roberts in vintage Valentino and Kate Winslet in Ben de Lisi, here are the dresses that made a stir in Oscars red carpet history. Check out all the latest gowns as the stars arrive for the 2013 Oscars, with our 85th Academy Awards red carpet live feed here.
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