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Crunching on popcorn gets a man killed during a screening of "Black Swan"

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards take place this Sunday, February 27.

Black Swan, a psychological thriller set in the New York City ballet world, holds five Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actress (Natalie Portman).

The film caused more than a scare in Latvia yesterday. A man was shot dead at the central multiplex cinema in the Latvian capital, Riga, after eating his popcorn too loudly during a screening of Black Swan, according to the Telegraph.

Was it just the popcorn or a psychological effect of the mind-twisting thriller?

And the Oscar goes to...


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