Which Academy Award did The Wizard of Oz win?

Satellite Award for Best Classic DVD
Academy Award for Best Music (Original Score)
The Wizard of Oz/Awards

Who was the first English actor to win an Oscar?

Victor McLaglen
Best Actor in a Leading Role

Year Name Status
1935 Victor McLaglen Won
Charles Laughton Nominated
1938 Leslie Howard Nominated
Robert Donat Nominated

What year did Gone With the Wind win best picture?

Best Picture
GONE WITH THE WIND (1939) Dark Victory (1939) Love Affair (1939)
Ninotchka (1939) Of Mice and Men (1939) The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Who did not win an Oscar for the 1939 film Gone With the Wind?

Clark Gable did not win an Oscar as best actor in the film “Gone With The Wind”. Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American epic historical romance film adapted from Margaret Mitchell’s 1936 novel Gone with the Wind. It was produced by David O. Selznick of Selznick International Pictures and directed by Victor Fleming.

How many films were nominated for Best Picture in 1939?

The year 1939 was one in which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated ten films for Best Picture :

What is the Academy Award for Best Picture?

The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the Academy Awards ( Oscars) presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) since the awards debuted in 1929. This award goes to the producers of the film and is the only category in which every member of the Academy is eligible…

When was the Oscars first award for Best Picture?

Academy Award for Best Picture Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scien First awarded May 16, 1929; 92 years ago ( 1929-05-16) Most recent winner Nomadland ( 2020) Website oscars .org

How many films are nominated for Best Picture each year?

On June 24, 2009, AMPAS announced that the number of films to be nominated in the Best Picture award category would increase from five to ten, starting with the 82nd Academy Awards (2009).