Did You Know?
Although Johnny Carson
ultimately proved a popular Oscar host, there was some initial criticism of his selection since he had only made one movie, the 1964 high-budget failure Looking for Love
(1964). He took the criticism lightly and joked about his motion picture debut (and farewell) on this and several subsequent Oscar broadcasts for which he was host. See more
As you all know by now, this is the 51st annual Academy Awards. Two hours of sparkling entertainment, spread out over a four-hour show.
Ready to Take a Chance Again
Music by Charles Fox
Lyrics by Norman Gimbel
Performed by Barry Manilow See more