Kate Winslet, 1998 News

Hollywood director, proclaimed himself “king of the world” as his blockbuster Titanic picked up awards in 11 categories at the 70th annual Academy Awards ceremony on March 23. Captivating millions of fans with its real-life premise, its powerfully romantic storyline, and the popularity of its young stars, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, the movie quickly replaced Star Wars as the top-grossing film of all time.

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