Monday, March 4

1939 Awards

1939 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actress, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review

1939 National Board of Review – Best Actress Winner and Nominees

1939 National Board of Review - Best Actress WinnerDark VictoryBette DavisA young socialite is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and must decide whether or not she'll meet her final days with dignity.AmazonDark VictoryGeraldine FitzgeraldA young socialite is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and must decide whether or not she'll meet her final days with dignity.AmazonNinotchkaGreta GarboA stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest.AmazonPort of ShadowsJean GabinA military deserter finds love and trouble (and a small dog) in a smoky French port city.Amazon
1939 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actor, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review

1939 National Board of Review – Best Actor Winner and Nominees

1939 National Board of Review - Best Actor WinnerConfessions of a Nazi SpyFrancis LedererFBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.AmazonConfessions of a Nazi SpyPaul LukasFBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.AmazonPort of ShadowsMichel SimonA military deserter finds love and trouble (and a small dog) in a smoky French port city.AmazonStagecoachThomas MitchellA group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process.AmazonThe Roaring TwentiesJames CagneyThree men attempt to make a living in Prohibitionist America after returning home from fighting together in World War I.AmazonWuthering He...
1939 Awards, All Movie Awards, Cannes Film Festival, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Palme d'Or

1939 Cannes Film Festival – Palme d’Or Winner and Nominees

1939 Cannes Film Festival - Palme d'Or WinnerUnion PacificCecil B. DeMilleIn 1862, Central Pacific and Union Pacific Railroads compete westward across the wilderness toward California.Amazon1939 Cannes Film Festival - Palme d'Or NomineesGoodbye, Mr. ChipsSam WoodAmazonLaw of the northJacques FeyderAmazonLenin in 1918E. AronAmazonThe Four FeathersZoltan KordaAmazonThe Wizard of OzVictor FlemingAmazonWilton's ZooDouglas SirkAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Sound Mixing

1939 Academy Awards – Sound Mixing Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Sound Mixing WinnerThe Cowboy and the LadyThomas T. MoultonA lonely socialite masquerades as a maid and meets an unpretentious, plain-spoken cowboy who is unaware of her true identity.Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Sound Mixing NomineesArmy GirlCharles L. LootensAmazonFour DaughtersNathan LevinsonAmazonIf I Were KingLoren L. RyderAmazonMerrily We LiveElmer RaguseAmazonSuezEdmund H. HansenAmazonSweetheartsDouglas ShearerAmazonThat Certain AgeBernard B. BrownAmazonVivacious LadyJames WilkinsonAmazonYou Can't Take It with YouJohn P. LivadaryAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

1939 Academy Awards – Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Writing (Adapted Screenplay) WinnerPygmalionGeorge Bernard ShawA phonetics and diction expert makes a bet that he can teach a cockney flower girl to speak proper English and pass as a lady in high society.Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Writing (Adapted Screenplay) NomineesBoys TownJohn MeehanAmazonFour DaughtersLenore J. CoffeeAmazonThe CitadelIan DalrympleAmazonYou Can't Take It with YouRobert RiskinAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, Actor in a Leading Role, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year

1939 Academy Awards – Actor in a Leading Role Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Actor in a Leading Role WinnerBoys TownSpencer TracyWhen a death row prisoner tells him he wouldn't have led a life of crime if only he had had one friend as a child, Father Edward Flanagan decides to do something about. An advocate of child...Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Actor in a Leading Role NomineesAlgiersCharles BoyerAmazonAngels with Dirty FacesJames CagneyAmazonPygmalionLeslie HowardAmazonThe CitadelRobert DonatAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Short Subject (2 Reel)

1939 Academy Awards – Short Subject (2 Reel) Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Short Subject (2 Reel) WinnerThe Declaration of IndependencenullThis historical featurette focuses on Caesar Rodney of Delaware, who cast the deciding vote so that the Declaration of Independence was adopted in 1776.Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Short Subject (2 Reel) NomineesSwingtime in the MoviesAmazonThey're Always CaughtAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Short Subject (1 Reel)

1939 Academy Awards – Short Subject (1 Reel) Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Short Subject (1 Reel) WinnerThat Mothers Might LivenullIt's the mid-nineteenth century. As long as there have been hospitals, the joy that women have felt having just given birth in a hospital may be quickly marred by their sudden death due to ...Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Short Subject (1 Reel) NomineesThe Great HeartAmazonTimber ToppersAmazon
1939 Awards, Academy Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Short Film (Animated)

1939 Academy Awards – Short Film (Animated) Winner and Nominees

1939 Academy Awards - Short Film (Animated) WinnerFerdinand the BullWalt DisneyLittle Ferdinand the bull is stung by a bumblebee when men come to pick a bull for a fight. When he gets in the arena, all he cares about are the flowers in the matador's hands.Amazon1939 Academy Awards - Short Film (Animated) NomineesBrave Little TailorWalt DisneyAmazonGood ScoutsWalt DisneyAmazonHunky and SpunkyAmazonMother Goose Goes HollywoodWalt DisneyAmazon