As a World War II era warplane flies 76ft. over his head, director Martin Scorsese looks up with a smile. No, he's not on the outdoor set of his hit film, The Aviator. In fact, the plane he's watching is from Anthony Minghella's 1996 feature, The English Patient, and Scorsese is sitting comfortably in his seat at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre. The 77th Annual Academy Awards have just begun.