Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.
Did You Know?
The show was postponed one day due to the attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan
on 30 March; Reagan, a former actor, addressed the audience in a message taped at the White House nearly two weeks earlier - becoming the first President in 40 years to participate in the program. See more
Johnny Carson - Host
[in Johnny Carson's opening monologue
Marlon Brando starred in "The Formula," a searing indictment of the greed of the oil companies. For this Brando was paid a million dollars for three days work.
Features Drums Along the Mohawk
Hooray for Hollywood
Music by Richard A. Whiting
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Special Lyrics by Alan Bergman
& Marilyn Bergman
Vocal arrangement by Buster Davis
Performed by Lucie Arnaz See more