1940 Oscars

Academy Awards

Noms 162 | Wins 26

Best Actor






Best Actor in a Supporting Role






Best Actress






Best Actress in a Supporting Role






Best Art Direction (Black-and-White)












NOMINATED

Lyle Wheeler

Rebecca



Best Art Direction (Color)





Best Cinematography (Black-and-White)











Best Cinematography (Color)







Best Directing



NOMINATED

Sam Wood

Kitty Foyle




Best Film Editing






NOMINATED

Hal C. Kern

Rebecca

Best Original Score


















Best Music (Scoring)










Best Picture (Production)











Best Sound Recording


NOMINATED

Behind the News


NOMINATED

Captain Caution




NOMINATED

Kitty Foyle



NOMINATED

Our Town


NOMINATED

The Sea Hawk


NOMINATED

Spring Parade



NOMINATED

Too Many Husbands

Best Special Effects


NOMINATED

The Blue Bird


NOMINATED

Boom Town



NOMINATED

Dr. Cyclops






NOMINATED

Rebecca


NOMINATED

The Sea Hawk




NOMINATED

Typhoon


NOMINATED

Women in War

Best Writing (Original Screenplay)






Best Writing (Original Story)






Best Writing (Screenplay)






Scientific or Technical Award (Class I)


WINNER

Scientific or Technical Award (Class III)


WINNER

Short Subject - Cartoon




Short Subject - One-reel





NOMINATED

Siege

RKO Radio

Short Subject - Two-reel




Special Award


WINNER


WINNER


NOMINATED

Down Argentine Way


NOMINATED

You'll Find Out



NOMINATED

Second Chorus



NOMINATED

Strike Up the Band


NOMINATED

Spring Parade


WINNER

Pinocchio


NOMINATED

Hit Parade of 1941

Best Art Direction

Best Music (Original Score)

Best Music (Song)

Best Sound Editing

Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award