Wal-Mart begins sponsorship with Oscars; famous directors create short films to air during ceremony

Posted: January 27, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

In this March 2, 2014 file photo, an Oscar statue is displayed at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is taking its advertising campaign to Hollywood.

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