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?
In his "I refuse to believe I beat..." speech, winning as Best Actor, Dustin Hoffman
forgot to mention Roy Scheider
, who was nominated in the same category but managed to make mention of his old friend Robert Duvall
, nominated as Supporting Actor. See more
One of the nominated films is Disney's "The Black Hole." A Black Hole is an empty void in which anything that enters is never seen again. Those of you in the business know it as the William Morris Agency.
Theme from The Promise (I'll Never Say 'Goodbye')
(from 'The Promise (1979)
Music by David Shire
Lyrics by Alan Bergman
and Marilyn Bergman
Performed by Melissa Manchester See more