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The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980)

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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Himself - Host
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Nick Allder ...
Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film
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Herself - Nominee: Best Picture
Dennis Ayling ...
Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
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Himself - Winner: Best Director & Best Adapted Screenplay
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
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Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Cinematography
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Film Editing
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Himself - Presenter: Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award
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Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Leading Role
Hal Elias ...
Himself - Honorary Award Recipient
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Trivia

None of the five nominated films in the best Art Direction-Set Decoration category were period pieces, a rare instance in the category. All That Jazz (1979) and The China Syndrome (1979) were set in the 1970's; Apocalypse Now (1979) during the early 1970's in the Vietnam War while Alien (1979) and Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) were futuristic pieces. See more »

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[accepting his Honorary Oscar]
Alec Guinness: I feel very fraudulent taking this, but letting no expression cross my face
[smiles]
Alec Guinness: I'm grabbing this while the going's good.
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Connections

Followed by The 66th Annual Academy Awards (1994) See more »

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It Goes Like It Goes
Written by David Shire and Norman Gimbel
Performed by Dionne Warwick
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Marvelous Meryl Streep wins her first Oscar!!
9 March 2003 | by (Parkersburg, West Virginia) – See all my reviews

Meryl Streep wins her first Oscar for "Kramer vs. Kramer", and the film itself ends up with five of those little gold men!! The others being for-- Picture, Actor (Dustin Hoffman), Director and Screenplay. Sally Field wins Best Actress for "Norma Rae". I wonder how Jane Fonda, Jill Clayburgh or Faye Dunaway felt after seeing Sally Field take home the Oscar after they turned the part down. An upset in the supporting actor catagory, as many predicted that Mickey Rooney would win for "The Black Stallion", only to see Melvyn Douglas win for "Being There". A good program, and although Sally Field did a great job as "Norma Rae', I was hoping to see Bette Midler win for "The Rose"--now that was a great performance. But at least Miss Midler got nominated!!


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