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What motion picture has won the most Oscars?

What motion picture has won the most Oscars?

Movies with the most Oscar wins as of 2019 The movies with the most Oscars were ‘Titanic’, ‘Ben-Hur’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King’, all having won 11 awards each.

What was the first motion picture to win an Oscar?

The first official Best Picture winner was Wings, directed by William Wellman. The most expensive movie of its time, with a budget of $2 million, the movie told the story of two World War I pilots who fall for the same woman.

Who are the winners of the Academy Award for Best Picture?

Sam Spiegel and Saul Zaentz tie for the most wins with three each. As for the time when the Oscar was given to production companies instead, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer holds the record with five wins and 40 nominations. The Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Director have been closely linked throughout their history.

Who was the host of the 2015 Academy Awards?

In October 2014, actor Neil Patrick Harris, who previously hosted four Tony Awards ceremonies between 2009 and 2013 and two Primetime Emmy Awards telecasts in 2009 and 2013, was chosen as host of the 2015 gala. Meron and Zadan explained their decision to hire the television and theatre star saying, “We are thrilled to have Neil host the Oscars.

Which is the only animated movie to be nominated for an Oscar?

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) and The Lion King (2019) are the only animated films to ever be nominated for Best Visual Effects. ^ a b “15 Amazing Animated Movies That Were Snubbed By The Oscars”. 7 February 2017.

What’s the difference between an Oscar and an Academy Award?

“Oscars” and “The Oscar” redirect here. For other uses, see Oscar. The Academy Awards, more popularly known as the Oscars, are awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry.