The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004)

TV Special  -   -  Music
6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 978 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 3 critic

In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), Lost in Translation (2003), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Mystic River (2003), and Seabiscuit (2003).

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 922 titles
created 21 Dec 2011
 
a list of 381 titles
created 30 Dec 2011
 
a list of 641 titles
created 09 Jan 2012
 
a list of 3334 titles
created 24 Jul 2012
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004– )

The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004– ) on IMDb 6.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The 76th Annual Academy Awards.

User Polls

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 10 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The 86th Academy Awards (TV Special 2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Director: Hamish Hamilton
Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Anne Hathaway, Barkhad Abdi
The 43rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Richard Dunlap
Stars: Bob Hope, Jane Alexander, Robert Altman
The 40th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Richard Dunlap
Stars: Bob Hope, Julie Andrews, Louis Armstrong
The 39th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Director: Richard Dunlap
Stars: Bob Hope, Neile Adams, Anouk Aimée
The 41st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Directors: Gower Champion, Richard Dunlap
Stars: Jack Albertson, Alan Arkin, Alan Bergman
The 44th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Ann-Margret, Karen Black, Yvonne Blake
71st Golden Globe Awards (TV Special 2014)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 71 annual event honoring excellence in film and television.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz
Stars: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Jennifer Lawrence
The 61st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: James Acheson, Harry Andrews, Anne Archer
The 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Chevy Chase, Norma Aleandro, Anne Archer
The 55th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Liza Minnelli, Dudley Moore, Richard Pryor
The 54th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1982)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Johnny Carson, Debbie Allen, Karen Allen
The 47th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Theoni V. Aldredge, Irwin Allen, Fred Astaire
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
...
Himself
...
Himself - Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
...
Himself
George Axelrod ...
Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)
...
Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role / Presenter: Best Documentary Feature
...
Himself - Audience Member
...
Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)
...
Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Original Song
...
Himself
Béatrice Bonifassi ...
Herself - Performer ("Belleville Rendez-vou")
...
Himself - Winner: Best Cinematography
...
Herself - Winner: Best Adapted Screenplay
Christopher Boyes ...
Himself - Winner: Best Sound Mixing
Edit

Storyline

In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), Lost in Translation (2003), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Mystic River (2003), and Seabiscuit (2003).

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 February 2004 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Francis Ford Coppola: Sofia, I always wanted you to be part of the family business.
See more »

Connections

Features The Great Race (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

The Triplets of Belleville
(aka "Belleville Rendez-vous")
Best Song nominee from The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Written by Benoît Charest (music) and Sylvain Chomet (lyrics)
Performed by Béatrice Bonifassi and Benoît Charest
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Lord of The Rings" or "If you cannot convince, confuse!
22 December 2004 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

I always watch with immense pleasure The Oscars as they proved to be the most important and influential event in the film business. Producers, directors, screenwriters, actors all around the world wait for their work to be acknowledged as a sign of recognition of their talent, commitment and inspiration!

TALENT, COMMITMENT AND INSPIRATION!...Key words! They are the essence of true art; it's like Soderbergh so nicely put it (on winning the much coveted Oscar)that we should first of all thank all those who take a pencil and create a piece of canvas or write a script before thanking friends and relatives.

You can imagine my surprise with last year's Oscar Ceremony:Lord of the Rings won 11 out of 11 nominations... a film that otherwise lacks both talent and inspiration but unfolds as a continuous futile effort to shock and amaze!!

Nevertheless I have to give Peter Jackson credit for his commitment(the only key word that applies for the production)to put an end to this long, long sometimes too long struggle to adapt(very poorly!) a book which conquered the hearts of millions of children and adults worldwide!

But is this the true purpose of The Academy? Do we still have to praise films which are beautifully "dressed" like an artificial Christmas Tree with impressive decorations but eventually lacks branches!

I'm not Minghella's number one fan but "Cold Mountain"was the best of 2004! Not by far though! Perhaps Cold Mountain's best merit would be that it respects truthfully the golden rule of Hitchcock's films: the real villain is never shown! We can sense it in this raw and brutal environment, we can feel the presence of ravens floating above the reddish snow but we are never told precisely what forces govern the destiny of two main characters! (Well done for Law, Kidman and Zellweger)

Anyway here are MY Oscar winners for 2004:

Best Picture: Cold Mountain

Best Director: Fernando Meirelles (City of God)

Best Actor: Sean Penn (21 Grams)

Best Actress: Charlize Theron (Monster)

Best Supporting Actor: Tim Robbins (Mystic River)

Best Supporting Actress: Marcia Gay Harden (Mystic River)

Best Foreign Language Picture: Good-bye Lenin

Best Animated Feature: Finding Nemo

Nevertheless a poor year for the Oscars! My vote for the 2004 Ceremony 7/10


0 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Lord of the Rings got ripped from a 12th Ocar? Splintercelldude
Lord Of The Rings RIPPOFF! PuPPyLuV2398
Who here is upset . . . . dman988
"With Seabiscuit's head in his bed" ?? TheCuddlyBalrog
sean penn redscorpion9
Jack Black and Will Ferrel berecca
Discuss The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?