Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.
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For the third time in Academy Awards history, all five Best Director nominees all had their films nominated for the Best Picture award. This has happened before in 1957 and 1964 and would not happen again until both 2005 and 2008 See more
This is the night that Hollywood puts aside its petty jealousies, and brings out its major jealousies.
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Gregory Hines
and chorus See more