Officially, the Academy said the rule change was a throwback to the Academy's early years in the 1930s and 1940s, when eight to 12 films were nominated each year. "Having 10 Best Picture nominees is going to allow Academy voters to recognize and include some of the fantastic movies that often show up in the other Oscar categories but have been ...
The 84th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2011 in the United States and took place on February 26, 2012, at the Hollywood and Highland Center Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m. PST / 8:30 p.m. EST.
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Feb 26, 2019 · Yes, it's based on a true story. In real life, The Von Trapp Family Singers were one of the world's best-known concert groups in the 1930s. The film is adapted from the 1959 Rogers and Hammerstein stage musical of the same name. And for more films that are grounded in reality, check out these 18 Best Movies Ever Made Based on True Stories.