The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980)

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Nick Allder ...
Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects
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Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film
Tamara Asseyev ...
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 ...
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Himself - Presenter: Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
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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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References Jaws (1975) See more »

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Written by Henry Mancini and Robert Wells
Performed by Helen Reddy and Dudley Moore
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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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