Sunday, June 23

1940 Academy Awards – Original Story Winner and Nominees

1940 Academy Awards – Original Story Winner

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Lewis R. Foster

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Lewis R. Foster

A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn’t back down.

1940 Academy Awards – Original Story Nominees

Bachelor Mother Felix Jackson
Bachelor Mother
Felix Jackson
Love Affair Mildred Cram
Love Affair
Mildred Cram
Ninotchka Melchior Lengyel
Ninotchka
Melchior Lengyel
Young Mr. Lincoln Lamar Trotti
Young Mr. Lincoln
Lamar Trotti