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The Oscars, also known as the Academy Awards, are an annual awards ceremony. Awards are given out for cinematic excellence. The awards ceremony is held by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Ben Hur won 11 Oscars.
Philadelphia (1993) won two (2) Academy Awards (Oscars) . Best Actor in a Leading Role - Tom Hanks . Best Music, Original Song - Bruce Springsteen For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".
One Best Music, Original Song Carly Simon For the song "Let the River Run".
No, Moonstruck is not the only movie to win both Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress. That feat has been accomplished seven (7) times. The following films also won both the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress categories. Gone with the Wind 1939 Actress (Vivien Leigh-won); ...
In 1999, two men were nominated for both Best Director and Best Writing (neither of them won in either category). Best Director American Beauty - Sam Mendes Being John Malkovich - Spike Jonze The Cider House Rules - Lasse Hallström The Insider - Michael Mann The Sixth Sense - M. Night...
You can watch it on TV! In 2010 the ABC network presented theAcademy Awards.
No Country for Old Men Atonement Juno Michael Clayton There Will Be Blood
Slumdog Millionare The Silence of the Lambs Dances with Wolves The Deer Hunter One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
The Academy Award for writing is divided into two categories. The most recent winners are: Academy Award for Best Writing (Original Screenplay) . 2000 (73rd) Almost Famous - Cameron Crowe . 2001 (74th) Gosford Park - Julian Fellowes . 2002 (75th) Talk to Her - Pedro Almodóvar . 2003 (76th) Lost...
If you mean the top grossing film. They were: 1) Star Wars 2) Jaws 3) The Exorcist 4) Grease 5) The Sting 6) Saturday Night Fever 7) Animal House 8) Rocky Horror Picture Show 9) The Godfather 10) Superman And: Rocky, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Alien, The Towering Inferno, One Flew Over the...
No, Satyajit Ray died in 1992. Other info: Satyajit Ray (2 May 1921 - 23 April 1992) was an Indian Bengali filmmaker. He is regarded as one of the greatest auteurs of 20th century cinema.[1] Ray was born in the city of Calcutta (now Kolkata) into a Bengali family prominent in the world of arts...
In 1954 the Best Picture award went to On The Waterfront, and in 1955 it went to Marty.
2000: Gladiator - Bob Beemer, Scott Millan and Ken Weston . 2001: Black Hawk Down - Michael Minkler, Chris Munro and Myron Nettinga . 2002: Chicago - David Lee, Michael Minkler and Dominic Tavella . 2003: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Christopher Boyes, Michael . 2004: Ray - Bob...
You can see them on Youtube. She tied for Best Actress in 1969. Shealso won for best song in 1977.
If you Question precisely you will get a precise Answer. A RomanticComedy to have won an Oscar in the Best-Picture category is"Shakespeare In Love" for the year 1998 or the 71st Annual AcademyAwards held in 1999 to honor the Films released in 1998.
Two women won for Best Score, both in the short-lived Best Score for Comedy Movie (given three times, 1996-1998). They are: 1996 Rachel Portman for Emma 1997 Anne Dudley for The Full Monty
1999 Oscar Nominees and Winners : Best Picture: American Beauty ; The Cider House Rules ; The Green Mile ; The Insider ; The Sixth Sense . Best Director: Sam Mendes , American Beauty ; Spike Jones, Being John Malkovich ; Lasse Hallström, The Cider House Rules ;...
Janet Gaynor was the first.
A.R. Rahman has won 2 Oscar Awards + 2 Grammy Awards for composing songs in a movie called Slumdog Millionaire
Alfred Oscar Coffin was the first African American to earn a Ph.D. in a field of the biological sciences.
For 1986, the top Oscar awards went to the following: Best Picture: "Platoon" - Arnold Kopelson, producer. Best Director: Oliver Stone - "Platoon." Best Actor: Paul Newman - "The Color of Money." Best Actress: Marlee Matlin - "Children of a Lesser God." Best Original Screenplay: "Hannah and...
He won an Oscar for the Best Original Score (Slumdog Millionaire)and Best Original Song (Jai Ho).
the award won by AR Rahman are golden globe Award, Grammy awards Oscar award
The winners of the previous year present the Oscar the followingyear.
Apocalypse Now won 2 Oscars and was nominated for 6 others. Wins: 1. Best Cinematography 2. Best Sound Nominations 1. Best Picture 2. Best Supporting Actor (Robert Duvall) 3. Best Art Direction - Set Decoration 4. Directing (Francis Ford Coppola) 5. Film Editing 6. Writing,...
The 74th Academy Awards honored the best films of 2001 and were held on March 24, 2002 , for the first time at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California. It was hosted by Whoopi Goldberg. The ceremony was historically notable for honoring two African American actors for their Leading Roles.
For Whom the Bell Tolls . Heaven Can Wait . Human Comedy, The . In Which We Serve . Madame Curie . More the Merrier, The . Ox-Bow Incident, The . Song of Bernadette, The . Watch On the Rhine
Dorothy Dandridge was nominated for Best Actress of 1954 for her performance in the musical "Carmen Jones." Interestingly, she was portrayed by actress Halle Berry in the 1999 made-for-television movie "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge". Berry went on to become the first African American to win the...
The Little Oscars were awarded from he 1930s through the 1950s to juvenile players in film. In addition, Edgar Bergan was awarded a wooded Oscar with a movable mouth, and Walt Disney was awarded one full sized statuette and seven miniatures for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
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Right now, it's 5 for each category. But this year, they are having 10 nominees for Best Picture. But the rest of the categories have 5.
Nominations come out later this morning, but I'm sure he will get a nomination. It's hard to predict that he will win, but he's been winning the Best Actor award at every award show, from what I've seen. So there's a good chance he will win. But there could be an upset.
Jodi Foster won an Oscar for Best Actress in the movie Silence ofthe Lambs.
"Avatar" "The Blind Side" "District 9" "An Education" "The Hurt Locker" "Inglourious Basterds" "Precious" "A Serious Man" "Up" "Up in the Air"
They were announced the morning of February 2, 2010. The Oscars will air Sunday, March 7th. See related links for a list of nominees.
The Best Picture contenders for 2010 won't begin to materialize until the end of the year. The nominations and the awards show won't unfold until early in 2011.
Quentin Tarantino, "Inglourious Basterds" Lee Daniels, "Precious" Jason Reitman, "Up in the Air" Kathryn Bigelow, "The Hurt Locker" James Cameron, "Avatar"
The Best Actor nominees for 2010 were: Javier Bardem for "Biutiful"; Jesse Eisenberg for "The Social Network"; Colin Firth for "The King's Speech"; James Franco for "127 Hours"; and Jeff Bridges for "True Grit." The award went to Firth.
Penelope Cruz, "Nine" Vera Farmiga, "Up in the Air" Maggie Gyllenhal "Crazy Heart" Anna Kendrick "Up in the Air" Mo'Nique, "Precious"
The "Best Animated Feature" nominees for 2010 are: . "Up" . "Coraline" . "Fantastic Mr. Fox" . "The Princess and the Frog" . "The Secret of Kells"
Vidya Balan, Katrina kaif, Kareena Kapoor, Rani Mukherjee, Aishwarya Rai
The 2010 Best Supporting Actor nominees were: Christian Bale for "The Fighter"; John Hawkes for "Winter's Bone"; Jeremy Renner for "The Town"; Mark Ruffalo for "The Kids Are All Right"; and Geoffrey Rush for "The King's Speech." The award went to Bale.
February 22, 2009 (3 hours 30 minutes)
http://oscar.go.com/ has it all, the one to go to, it's the official Web site.
No, the Oscars are not held on the same date each year. They are usually held in late February or early March each year and always on a Sunday. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, who produces the awards show, selects the date. The 2013 Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 24.
March 2nd Don't know the time
Despite the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' rumblings about moving the Oscars up to January, the event has recently been held on the last Sunday in February.
He won Best Actor for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) and for As Good As It Gets (1997). As well as an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for Terms of Endearment (1983).
Martin Scorsese won Best Director for The Departed .
Hattie McDaniel, who won the 1939 Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her performance as Mammy in "Gone With the Wind."
As of September 2014, Meryl Streep is the most nominated actress inhistory. She has made an amazing 18 Oscar nominations so far, butshe has only won thrice; Once for her supporting role in Kramervs. Kramer, second one for her leading role in Sophie'sChoice , and the third one for her leading role...
Carey Mulligan, "An Education" Gabourey Sidibe, "Precious" Meryl Streep, "Julie and Julia" Helen Mirren, "The Last Station" Sandra Bullock, "The Blind Side"
He received an Honorary Award in 1991 (64th Academy Awards), "in recognition of his rare mastery of the art of motion pictures, and of his profound humanitarian outlook, which has had an indelible influence on filmmakers and audiences throughout the world"..
Bob Hope has hosted and co-hosted a total of 16 times Academy Awards.
Tom Hanks for Forrest Gump and Philadelphia
William Hurt won the Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Kis of the Spider Woman was also nominated for . Best Director Hector Babenco . Best Picture David Weisman . Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Leonard Schrader
George Burns is the oldest male performer to win an Oscar. He was 80 years 69 days when he was nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category for his role in The Sunshine Boys on March 29, 1976. Robert F. Boyle is the oldest male performer to receive an Oscar. He was 98 years 137 days old...
LA Confidential was not nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Supporting Actress category; however, it was nominated in the Best Actress category, and Kim Bassinger won the award.
"Hamlet," which won the Academy Award for Best Picture of 1948, was based on Shakespeare's play of the same title. But the musical "West Side Story," which was named Best Picture of 1961, was patterned after Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet."
The 32nd Academy Awards were held on April 4, 1960. 'BenHur' (which is about a Palestinian Jew who is battling theRoman empire at the time of Christ) was awarded Best MotionPicture, as well as 10 other Academy Awards. The winner of Best Foreign Language Film was ' Black Orpheus' (France) and '...
Four. . 1953 Won Oscar Best Director for: The Quiet Man (1952) . 1942 Won Oscar Best Director for: How Green Was My Valley (1941) . 1941 Won Oscar Best Director for: The Grapes of Wrath (1940) 1940 Nominated Oscar Best Director for: Stagecoach (1939) . 1936 Won Oscar Best Director for: The...
No one won an Academy Award in 1920. The first Academy Awards was held in 1927.
Marlee Matlin has been in approximately four dozen movies. See the related link below for a complete list.
The first nomination and award for an Australia was in 1942 when Ken Hall and Damien Parer (posthumously) received an Oscar for their documentary Kokoda Front Line .
The obvious answer is that Gran Tornino wasn't nominated for Best Picture because too few Academy members nominated it. The real question then is: why didn't the Academy like Gran Torino ? No one can really no the answer to that, but a good guess is that the politics of the movie run counter to...
Shakespeare in Love beat four other films to win the Best Picture award of 1998: . Elizabeth . Life Is Beautiful . Saving Private Ryan . The Thin Red Line
The 1st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1927and 1928 and took place on May 16, 1929, at a private dinner held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, in Los Angeles , California .
Geroge C Scott, Marlon Brando, and Dudley Nichols.
The first science fiction film nominated for Best Picture was Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964).
Only Katharine Hepburn has won Best Actress more than twice. Shewon four times. Both Ingrid Bergman and Meryl Streep won threeOscars -- two for Best Actress and one for Best Supporting Actress. Twelve women have won two Best Actress Academy Awards. Inchronological order, they are: . Luise Rainer, ....
Yes she did, for her role in "Gone with the Wind".
Four women were nominated in the Best Director category. Jane Campion and Sofia Coppola won an Oscar for the screenplay of the movie they directed. Kathryn Bigelow was the first woman in the history of the Oscars to win in this category. 1976 Lina Wertmuller, Seven Beauties 1993 Jane...
If I understand the question correctly it's: Who directed the most movies that won an Oscar for Best Picture? And the answer would be: William Wyler is the only director to have directed 3 movies that won Best Picture. They are: Mrs. Miniver (1942), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) and Ben-Hur...
None, no more than 11 Oscars were won ever!
Invictus was released in December 2009, he is currently producing "Hereafter" which is due for release in December 2010.
Louis Gosset, Jr. won the Oscar for best supporting actor in 1983 for his portrayal of Sgt. Emil Foley in the movie "An Officer and a Gentleman".
The 1946 Best Picture nominees were: "The Best Years of Our Lives," "Henry V," "It's a Wonderful Life," "The Razor's Edge" and "The Yearling." The Oscar went to "The Best Years of Our Lives."
No, The Snowman was nominated for Best Animated Short Film of 1982 along with The Great Cognito , but they both lost to Tango .
Sigourney Weaver was nominated for Best Actress for her portrayal of Ellen Ripley in Aliens (1986)
They are: Paul Newman, with one win; and Spencer Tracy, with two.
Yul Brynner won the Academy Award (Oscar) for portraying King Mongkut of Siam in The King and I (1956)
Almost 160 actresses have won the Academy Award (Oscar) for Best Actress or Best Supporting Actress. Follow the related links below to read a list of all nominees and winners.
Edith Head won eight Academy Awards for costume design..