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Encyclopedia > 48th Academy Awards
48th Academy Awards
Date Monday, March 29, 1976
Site Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles
Network ABC
Host Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, George Segal, Goldie Hawn, Gene Kelly
Producer Howard W. Koch
Director Marty Pasetta
Duration 3 hours, 12 minutes

The 48th Academy Awards were presented March 29, 1976 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles. The ceremonies were presided over by Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, George Segal, Goldie Hawn, and Gene Kelly. is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is one of the halls in the Los Angeles Music Center (which is one of the three largest performing arts centers in the nation). ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... This article is about the Australian television channel. ... Walter Matthau (October 1, 1920 – July 1, 2000) was an Academy Award-winning American comedy actor best known for his role as Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple and his frequent collaborations with fellow Odd Couple star Jack Lemmon. ... Robert Shaw may mean: Robert Shaw (footballer) Robert Shaw (actor) This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... George Segal George Segal (born February 13, 1934) is a well-known Jewish American film and stage actor who was born in Great Neck, Long Island, New York. ... Goldie Jeanne Hawn (born November 21, 1945) is an Academy Award-winning American actress, director and producer. ... For the similarly-named American actress, see Jean Kelly. ... Howard Winchel Koch (April 11, 1916 - February 16, 2001) was an American director and producer of motion pictures and television. ... Academy Award The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watched film awards ceremony in the world. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is one of the halls in the Los Angeles Music Center (which is one of the three largest performing arts centers in the nation). ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... Walter Matthau (October 1, 1920 – July 1, 2000) was an Academy Award-winning American comedy actor best known for his role as Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple and his frequent collaborations with fellow Odd Couple star Jack Lemmon. ... Robert Shaw may mean: Robert Shaw (footballer) Robert Shaw (actor) This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... George Segal George Segal (born February 13, 1934) is a well-known Jewish American film and stage actor who was born in Great Neck, Long Island, New York. ... Goldie Jeanne Hawn (born November 21, 1945) is an Academy Award-winning American actress, director and producer. ... For the similarly-named American actress, see Jean Kelly. ...

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Winners

Feature Films

Category Winner
Best motion picture One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Saul Zaentz and Michael Douglas
Best foreign language film Dersu Uzala Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Best documentary feature The Man Who Skied Down Everest F.R. Crawley, James Hager, and Dale Hartleben
Best animated feature

One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is a 1975 film directed by Miloš Forman. ... It has been suggested that The Saul Zaentz Film Center be merged into this article or section. ... For other people bearing this name, see Michael Douglas (disambiguation) Michael Kirk Douglas (born September 25, 1944) is an American actor and producer, primarily in movies and television. ... Dersu Uzala (Russian: Дерсу Узала; alternate U.S. title: The Hunter) is the title of a 1923 book by the Russian explorer Vladimir Arsenyev, telling of his travels in the Ussuri basin, and the name of a Nanai hunter (ca. ... Soviet redirects here. ... The Man Who Skied Down Everest is a documentary about Yuichiro Miura, a Japanese alpinist who skied down Mt. ... Frank Radford Budge Crawley (November 14, 1911 - May 13, 1987) was an Academy Award winning film producer from Canada. ...

Acting

Category Winner Movie
Best actor in a leading role Jack Nicholson One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Best actress in a leading role Louise Fletcher One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Best actor in a supporting role George Burns The Sunshine Boys
Best actress in a supporting role Lee Grant Shampoo

John Joseph Nicholson (born April 22, 1937), known as Jack Nicholson, is a three time Academy Award-winning American actor internationally renowned for his often dark-themed portrayals of neurotic characters. ... One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is a 1975 film directed by Miloš Forman. ... Louise Fletcher as Winn Adami on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Louise Fletcher (born July 22, 1934) is an Academy Award-winning American actress. ... One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is a 1975 film directed by Miloš Forman. ... George Burns[1], born Nathan Birnbaum (January 20, 1896 – March 9, 1996), was an American comedian and actor. ... The Sunshine Boys is a comic play by Neil Simon. ... Lee Grant (October 31, 1927 in New York, New York) is an American theater, film and television actress, and film director who was blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studio bosses in the 1950s. ... Shampoo is a 1975 motion picture directed by Hal Ashby, and starring Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Goldie Hawn, and Lee Grant. ...

Screenplay & Direction

Category Winner Movie
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Frank Pierson Dog Day Afternoon
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Lawrench Hawben and Bo Goldman One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Best Director Miloš Forman One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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