Which was the first science fiction film nominated for Best Picture?
The first science fiction film nominated for Best Picture was Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964).
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Winner . The Apartment - Mirisch, United Artists . Other nominees . The Alamo - Batjac, United Artists . Elmer Gantry - Lancaster-Brooks, United Artists . Sons and Lovers - Wald, 20th Century-Fox . The Sundowners - Warner Bros.
The Fugitive. In the Name of the Father. The Piano. Remains of the Day. Schindler's List .
Lawrence of Arabia . The Longest Day . Meredith Willson's the Music Man . Mutiny on the Bounty . To Kill a Mockingbird . Lawrence of Arabia was the winner.
In 1930 the nominees were: All Quiet on the Western Front, The Big House, Disraeli, The Love Parade and The Divorcee. All Quiet on the Western Front was the winner.
The following films were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture of 2011: . The Artist (winner) . The Descendants . Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close . The Help . Hugo . Midnight in Paris . Moneyball . The Tree of Life . War Horse
Jack Nicholson is the only actor with 10 Best Picture nominated movies. 3 of them won the Oscar ( One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest , Terms of Endearment , The Departed ).. The second spot holders are Gary Cooper and William Holden with 9 Best Picture nominated movies. Each with one Best Pictu…re-winning movie ( Wings , the first winner, for Cooper, The Bridge on the River Kwai for Holden).. Olivia de Havilland holds the actresses' number one spot, with 8 Best Picture nominated movies. Only Gone with the Wind won the Oscar.. There are several actresses with 7 Best Picture nominated movies, and quite a few actors with 8. One should take under consideration that there were years with more than five Best Picture nominees. (Living actors with 8: Harrison Ford, Dustin Hoffman). Jack Nicholson isn't the only one to appear in 3 Best Picture winners. Just to name three others: Dustin Hoffman ( Midnight Cowboy , Kramer vs. Kramer , Rain Man ), Trevor Howard ( Around the World in Eighty Days , Lawrence of Arabia , Gandhi ) and Diane Keaton ( The Godfather , The Godfather II , Annie Hall ). (MORE)
For many years Beauty and the Beast was the only animated film to every be nominated for Best Picture. Many beleived that WALL-E deserved to be nominated in 2008. In 2009, the rules were changed, and the Academy nominated 10 films for Best Picture, that year Up was also nominated for Best …Picture. It won Best Animated Feature. Beauty and the Beast (1991) and Up (2009) (MORE)
Metropolis - Forbidden Planet - The Day The Earth Stood Still -2001 : A Space Odyssey - Planet Of The Apes - Alien - Blade Runner- Star Wars - Ghost In The Shell - The Matrix - Moon .
The only animated Disney movie nominated for Best Picture was Beauty and the Beast (1991).
An American in Paris . Decision Before Dawn. Quo Vadis. A Place Under the Sun. A Streetcar Named Desire
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King . Lost in Translation. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World. Mystic River. Seabiscuit
Seven: Jaws (1975), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The Color Purple (1985), Schindler's List (1993), Saving Private Ryan (1998) and Munich (2005).
The five Best Picture nominees were:. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. Gandhi . Missing. Tootsie. The Verdict.
In 1939 he appeared in Best Picture nominees Stagecoach and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington and the Best Picture winner Gone with the Wind .\n. \n Citizen Kane
Elizabeth. Life Is Beautiful. Saving Private Ryan. Shakespeare in Love. The Thin Red Line
Atlantic City. Chariots of Fire . On Golden Pond. Raiders of the Lost Ark. Reds The Academy Award nominees for Best Picture in 1981 were:. Chariots of Fire (winner). Atlantic City. On Golden Pond. Raiders of the Lost Ark. Reds
The nominees were: "Funny Girl," "The Lion in Winter," "Oliver!", "Rachel, Rachel" and "Romeo and Juliet." The award went to "Oliver!"
The five Best Picture nominees were:All the President's Men Bound for Glory Network *Rocky Taxi Driver
The first Indian film to be nominated for Best Foreign Language Film was Mother India . Other nominees include: . 1957 (30th) Mother India , Directed by: Mehboob Khan - Hindi . 1988 (61st) Salaam Bombay! , Directed by: Mira Nair - Hindi (some parts in English) . 2001 (74th) Lagaan , Dire…cted by: Ashutosh Gowariker - Hindi (some parts in Awadhi & English) As of 03/07/2010, India has not won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. (MORE)
The nominees for the 1938 Best Picture Oscar were; You Can't Take it with You (winner), The Adventures of Robin Hood, Alexander's Ragtime Band, Boys Town, The Citadel, Four Daughters, Le Grande Illusion, Jezebel, Pygmalion and Test Pilot.
America, America, Elia Kazan, producer (Warner Bros.) Cleopatra, Walter Wanger, producer (Twentieth Century-Fox) How the West Was Won, Bernard Smith, producer (MGM) Lilies of the Field, Ralph Nelson, producer (United Artists) * Tom Jones, Tony Richardson, producer (United Artists-Lopert Pic…tures) . (MORE)
American Beauty The Cider House Rules The Green Mile The Insider The Sixth Sense
Avatar . The Blind Side . District 9 . An Education . The Hurt Locker . Inglourious Basterds . Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire . A Serious Man . Up . Up in the Air
The Hurt Locker . Avatar . The Blind Side . District 9 . An Education . Inglourious Basterds . Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire . A Serious Man . Up . Up in the Air The films nominated for Best Picture in 2000 were: The Cider House Rules, The Green Mile, The Insi…der, The Sixth Sense, and American Beauty. The Academy Award went to American Beauty. American Beauty The Cider House Rules The Green Mile The Insider The Sixth Sense (MORE)
Gone with the Wind Selznick, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer David O. Selznick the first winner which was all color motion picture . Dark Victory Warner Bros. David Lewis . Goodbye, Mr. Chips Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Victor Saville . Love Affair RKO Radio Leo McCarey . Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Columbia… Frank Capra . Ninotchka Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Sidney Franklin . Of Mice and Men Roach, United Artists Lewis Milestone . Stagecoach United Artists Walter Wanger . The Wizard of Oz Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Mervyn LeRoy . Wuthering Heights Goldwyn, United Artists Samuel Goldwyn (MORE)
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
Sigourney Weaver was nominated for Best Actress for her portrayal of Ellen Ripley in Aliens (1986)
The nominees for 2010 will not be announced until January 2011. In January 2010, the nominees for 2009 were announced, see related questions below. The 82nd annual Oscars Awards will feature 10 nominees this year here they are Avatar The Blind Side District 9 An Education The Hurt Locker In…glourious Basterds Precious A Serious Man Up Up In The Air "Avatar" "The Blind Side" "District 9" "An Education" "The Hurt Locker" "Inglourious Basterds" "Precious" "A Serious Man" "Up" "Up in the Air" (MORE)
The longest film to be nominated for the Oscar for Best Picture is Cleopatra at 4 hourse 2 minutes. The longest winner of the Oscar for Best Picture is Gone with the Wind at 3 hours 54 minutes. The shortest nominee for the Oscar for Best Picture is She Done Him Wrong at 1 hour and 6 minutes.… The shortest winner of the Oscar for Best Picture is Marty at 1 hour 31 minutes. (MORE)
The 2010 Best Picture nominee were: "127 Hours," "Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The Kids Are All Right," "The King's Speech," "The Social Network," "Toy Story 3," "True Grit" and "Winter's Bone." The Oscar went to "The King's Speech."
The first feature-length animated film to be nominated for Best Picture was Beauty and the Beast (1991). It was prodduced by Walt Disney Studios. The second feature-length animated film to be nominated for Best Picture was Up (2009). It was produced by Pixar Studios, which is owned by the Walt… Disney Corporation. "Beauty and the Beast" . (MORE)
A Trip to the Moon (1902). The link below goes to a Wikipedia page about it, and at the bottom of the page are links so that you can go and watch it.
Yes, it can, if it is released commercialy in a theater in the US for at least a week before December 31. Algeria's Z (1969) was nominated for Best Picture and won Best Foreign Language Film. Sweden's The Emigrants lost in the Foreign Language Film category in 1971, and in 1972 was nominated… for Best Picture, Sweden's Cries and Whispers (1973) was nominated for Best Picture. Italy's Il Postino (1995; The Postman) was nominated for Best Picture. Italy's Life Is Beautiful (1998) was nominated for Best Picture and won Best Foreign Language Film. Taiwan's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) was nominated for Best Picture and won Best Foreign Language Film. (MORE)
Cate Blanchett: 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (winner) 2004 The Aviator 2006 Babel 2007 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button She also starred in Best Picture nominee… Elizabeth (1998). (MORE)
In the broadest sense- Yes. Yes, and you don't have to go very wide on the definition to include it.
With ten nominated movies for Best Picture: 1933 Frank Borzage- Smilin' Through, A Farewell to Arms 1936 Jack Conway- Libeled Lady, A Tale of Two Cities 1938 Michael Curtiz- Test Pilot, The Adventures of Robin Hood 1939 Victor Fleming- Gone with the Wind , The Wizard of Oz 1940 (1) Alfred Hitchcoc…k- Rebecca , Foreiign Correspondent; (2) John Ford- The Grapes of Wrath, The Long Voyage Home; (3) Sam Wood- Kitty Foyle, Our Town Down to five nominated movies, which makes the achievement even more impressive: 1974 Francis Ford Coppola- The Godfather: Part II , The Conversation 1977 Herbert Ross- The Goodbye Girl, The Turning Point 2000 Steven Soderbergh- Traffic, Erin Brockovich (MORE)
All three films in "The Godfather" series received Academy Awards nominations for Best Picture. Both "The Godfather" and "The Godfather Part II" won the award. The three films in "The Lord of the Rings" series were nominated for Best Picture in consecutive years -- "The Fellowship of the Ring" (200…1), "The Two Towers" (2002) and "The Return of the King" (2003). The latter film won the Best Picture Oscar. (MORE)
The nominees were: "Becket," "Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb," "Mary Poppins," My Fair Lady" and "Zorba the Greek." The award went to "My Fair Lady."
Midnight Cowboy, Anne of the Thousand Days, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Hello, Dolly! And Z Midnight Cowboy Were the winners! Glad I could help!
Strictly speaking, it doesn't have to be although it is usually a big part of the genera. An example of a sf film in which there is no technology would be 10,000 BC, or Caveman. The science is anthropology and there is no technology mentioned. They take a scientifically derived situation and interp…olate on it. Now technology is usually a consequence of most sciences or science is a major mean of investigating certain areas of science so it is easy to see how it would normally be incorporated in the art form. (MORE)
Mother India (directed by Mehboob Khan) was the first Indian movie to be nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar, in 1958, it lost to Federico Fellini's Nights in Cabiria. It is a Indian classic movie to this day.
On February 27, 2011, the Academy Award for Best Picture of 2010 went to "The King's Speech." The nine other Best Picture nominees were: "Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The Kids Are All Right," "127 Hours," "The Social Network," "Toy Story 3," "True Grit" and "Winter's Bone." .
The Best Picture nominees for 1997: "As Good As It Gets"; "The Full Monty"; "Good Will Hunting"; "L.A. Confidential" and "Titanic." The Oscar went to "Titanic."
Yes. It has happened several times. The last instance was in 2000, when Taiwan's "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" was nominated for Best Picture and Best Foreign Language Film. It won the Oscar for the latter category.
The 1942 Best Picture nominees were: "The Invaders," "Kings Row," "The Magnificent Ambersons," "Mrs. Miniver," "The Pied Piper," "The Pride of the Yankees," "Random Harvest," "The Talk of the Town," "Wake Island" and "Yankee Doodle Dandy." The Oscar went to "Mrs. Miniver."
The 1992 Best Picture nominees were: "The Crying Game," "A Few Good Men," "Howards End," "Scent of a Woman" and "Unforgiven." The Oscar went to "Unforgiven," which was directed by Clint Eastwood.
The 1965 Best Picture nominees were: "Darling," "Doctor Zhivago," "Ship of Fools," "The Sound of Music" and "A Thousand Clowns." The Oscar went to "The Sound of Music."
The Academy Award nominees for Best Picture of 2008 were: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"; "Frost/Nixon"; "Milk"; "The Reader"; and "Slumdog Millionaire." The Oscar went to "Slumdog Millionaire."
If you meant the 2009 animated film "Coraline" , the film isconsidered as fantasy and horror .
The nominated films for Best Picture of 2010 were: "127 Hours," "Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The Kids Are All Right," "The King's Speech," "The Social Network," "Toy Story 3," "True Grit" and "Winter's Bone." The Academy Award went to "The King's Speech."