1944. The Lost Weekend [1945 film] by Billy Wilder. 1945. The Best Years of Our Lives [1946 film] by William Wyler. 1946. Gentleman's Agreement [1947 film] by Elia Kazan. 1947. Hamlet [1948 film] by Laurence Olivier. 1948.
Going My Way was the highest-grossing picture of 1944, and was nominated for 10 Academy Awards, winning seven. Its success helped to make movie exhibitors choose Bing Crosby as the biggest box ...
Feb 26, 2017 · Conrad Nagel, vice president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, presents the statuettes at the third awards ceremony. The 600 attendees watch “Artistic and Otherwise,” a “sound recording film” by Thomas A. Edison on the industry’s progress in the last decade.
Feb 19, 2016 · The then recently formed Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, under the aegis of Louis B Mayer, head of MGM, decided that giving a dog the first of the soon-to-be legendary gold-plated 13 ...
Best Writing, Motion Picture Story WINNER A Princesa e o Plebeu: Dalton Trumbo The screen credit and award were originally credited to Ian McLellan Hunter who fronted for Dalton Trumbo. In December 1992 the Academy decided to change the records and to credit Mr. Trumbo with the achievement.
The first ever Award winner to boycott an Awards ceremony was writer DUDLEY NICHOLS, who won "Best Screenplay" in 1936 for "The Informer" but refused to attend because of conflicts between the Academy and the Writer's Guild. Only two people other have ever refused to accept an Academy Award. Both were Best Actors.
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