There is a line from his song Save the waltz —“there is a shoulder where death comes to cry”—which has always sort of haunted me.
waltz eventually replaced DiCaprio in the role and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
In the Best Supporting Actor category, Oscar shoo-in waltz picked up the award for his role as Colonel Landa in Basterds.
dance performed to music in triple time, 1781, from German Waltzer, from walzen "to roll, dance," from Old High German walzan "to turn, roll," from Proto-Germanic *walt- (cf. Old Norse velta), from PIE root *wel- "to turn, revolve" (see volvox). Described in 1825 as "a riotous and indecent German dance."
1794, from waltz (n.). Meaning "to move nimbly" is recorded from 1862. Related: Waltzed; waltzing.