Archive for May 20th, 2012

by Allan Fish

Straight into it as always…

Best Picture La Règle du Jeu, France (9 votes)

Best Director Jean Renoir, La Règle du Jeu (11 votes)

Best Short The Ugly Duckling, Bill Roberts, Jack Cutting, US (4 votes)

Best Actor Robert Donat, Goodbye Mr Chips (9 votes)

Best Actress Vivien Leigh, Gone With the Wind (16 votes)

Best Supp Actor Thomas Mitchell, Stagecoach (6 votes – very close – himself for Only Angel Have Wings

Best Supp Actress Hattie McDaniel, Gone with the Wind (8 votes)

Best Score Max Steiner, Gone With the Wind (8 votes)

Thank the Lord the cinematic Oz luddities were overthrown at the last minute.  Now my own choices, all the same bar one…


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