22nd Academy Awards
The 22nd Academy Awards was held on March 23, 1950, at the RKO Pantages Theatre and awarded Oscars for the best in films in 1949. This was the final year in which all five Best Picture nominees were in black and white, and the first year in which every film nominated for Best Picture won multiple Oscars.
|22nd Academy Awards|
|Date||March 23, 1950|
|Site||RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California|
|Hosted by||Paul Douglas|
|Best Picture||All the King's Men|
|Most awards||The Heiress (4)|
|Most nominations||The Heiress (8)|
Academy Honorary AwardsEdit
- Fred Astaire "for his unique artistry and his contributions to the technique of musical pictures".
- Cecil B. DeMille "distinguished motion picture pioneer for 37 years of brilliant showmanship".
- Jean Hersholt "in recognition of his service to the Academy during four terms as president".
Best Foreign Language FilmEdit
Academy Juvenile AwardEdit
- June Allyson and Dick Powell (Best Cinematography)
- Anne Baxter and John Hodiak (Short Subject Awards)
- Charles Brackett (Honorary Award to Cecil B. DeMille)
- James Cagney (Best Picture)
- Peggy Dow and Joanne Dru (Best Costume Design)
- José Ferrer (Scientific & Technical Awards)
- Barbara Hale and Ruth Roman (Best Art Direction)
- James Hilton (Writing Awards)
- John Lund (Best Sound Recording)
- Ida Lupino (Best Director)
- Ray Milland (Best Supporting Actress)
- George Murphy (Documentary Awards)
- Patricia Neal (Best Special Effects)
- Donald O'Connor (Juvenile Award to Bobby Driscoll)
- Cole Porter (Music Awards)
- Micheline Presle (Best Foreign Language Film)
- Ronald Reagan (Honorary Award to Jean Hersholt)
- Mark Robson (Best Film Editing)
- Ginger Rogers (Honorary Award to Fred Astaire)
- James Stewart (Best Actress)
- Claire Trevor (Best Supporting Actor)
- Jane Wyman (Best Actor)
- Gene Autry
- Ann Blyth
- Arlene Dahl, Betty Garrett, Ricardo Montalbán, and Red Skelton ("Baby, It's Cold Outside" from Neptune's Daughter)
- Dean Martin
- Smilin' Jack Smith
Multiple nominations and awardsEdit
These films had multiple nominations:
The following films received multiple awards.
- "The 22nd Academy Awards (1950) Nominees and Winners". Oscars.org (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences). Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-18.
- "The Official Academy Awards Database". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Select "1949" in the "Award Year(s)" drop-down menu and press "Search".