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#1. Which film won the Best Picture award at the 84th Academy Awards in 2012?

The Artist won five awards, including Best Actor for Jean Dujardin, Best Director for Michel Hazanavicius, and Best Picture, the first silent feature to win an Academy Award for Best Picture since 1929.

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#2. Which year were these films nominated for Best Picture: Dangerous Liaisons, Mississippi Burning, and The Accidental Tourist?

Five films were nominated for the 61st Academy Awards in 1989: Rain Man, The Accidental Tourist, Dangerous Liaisons, Mississippi Burning, and Working Girl. Rain Man won four Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director, and Best Actor in a Leading Role for Dustin Hoffman.

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#3. The following films were all nominated for Best Picture at the 59th Academy Awards (1987). Which film won the Award?

The film Platoon won the Academy Award for Best Picture at 59th Academy Awards in 1987. It also won Best Director for Oliver Stone, as well as Best Sound Mixing and Best Film Editing.

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#4. In 1989, Carly Simon won the Academy Award for Best Original Song with:

Let the River Run was featured in the 1988 film Working Girl. Composed and written by Carly Simon, the song won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1989.

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#5. Humphrey Bogart won his only Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in which movie?

The role of Charlie Allnutt in The African Queen won Bogart his only Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in 1951.

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#6. Who won the Best Actress award at the 89th Academy Awards in 2017?

Emma Stone won the Best Actress Award for her role as Mia Dolan in La La Land. Viola Davis won the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Rose Maxson in Fences.

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#7. Which Irving Berlin song from the film Holiday Inn won an Oscar for Best Original Song at the 15th Academy Awards in 1942?

At the 15th Academy Awards in 1942, Irving Berlin won an award for White Christmas from the film Holiday Inn. White Christmas is the most-recorded Christmas song. There have been more than 500 recorded versions of the song, in several different languages.

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#8. What film about a Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, won the Best Picture award in 2009?

At the 81st Academy Awards in 2009, Slumdog Millionaire was received 10 nominations and won 8 awards, including Best Picture and Best Director (Danny Boyle). Slumdog Millionaire is the story of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India’s Kaun Banega Crorepati? (Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?)

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#9. Best Picture Award in 1999 went to:

Shakespeare in Love is a 1998 film directed by John Madden, written by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard. It won seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actress (Gwyneth Paltrow), Best Supporting Actress (Judi Dench), and Best Original Screenplay.

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#10. Who won the Best Director Award for the film Birdman at the 87th Academy Awards in 2015?

Alejandro G. Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for and win the Academy Award for Best Director. He was awarded the Oscar for Birdman in 2015 and won again in 2016 with The Revenant. He is the third director to win back to back Oscars, following John Ford and Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

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This Random Oscars Quiz

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Film
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Random Quiz Questions about the Academy Awards

Take a trip down memory lane with 90 years of Academy Awards nominations and price ceremonies. How many of our celebrated actors, actresses, directors, producers, song writers, and other performers do you remember?

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