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Best Actress - 1971

Official Nominations: Jane Fonda. Julie Christie. Glenda Jackson. Vanessa Redgrave. Janet Suzman.

Jane Fonda was the runaway winner this year for her performance in  176 more words

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Best Actor - 1971

Official Nominations: Gene Hackman. Peter Finch. Walter Matthau. George C Scott. Chaim Topol.

There were two clear front-runners this year, with Gene Hackman picking up the win for his (arguably) career best performance in  343 more words

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Final Jeopardy July 27, 2017

July 27, 2017


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This Brit is the only actor to get Oscar nominations for playing 2 real-life U.S. 13 more words

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Best Picture - 1971

Official Nominations: A Clockwork Orange. The French Connection. The Last Picture Show. Fiddler On The Roof. Nicholas And Alexandra.

1971 was a great year for films and for the Oscars as they mostly got everything right. 872 more words

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Best Cast - 1970

First, apologies for my absence last week – I was gallivanting around the countryside and couldn’t be arsed doing any internet things. Now, this:

My Nominations… 372 more words

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Best Stunt Work - 1970

My Nominations: Brewster McCloud. They Call Me Trinity. Catch-22. Little Big Man. Kelly’s Heroes. Tora Tora Tora.

We return to one of my favourite awards, namely because it has never been an official award, and also because stunts are one of those things which draw you to Cinema at a young age – a good stunt will stay in your mind just as much as a powerful line of dialogue or piece of acting. 261 more words

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New Academy Members List Includes The Rock, Gal Gadot, Riz Ahmed

In its continuing effort to add more representation to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, the organization has issued invitations to 774 new members. 269 more words