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Encyclopedia > Academy Award for Sound

The Academy Award for Sound Mixing is an Academy Award that recognizes the finest or most aesthetic sound mixing or recording, and is generally awarded to the production sound mixers and re-recording mixers of the winning film. Compare this award to the Academy Award for Sound Editing. Academy Awards The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent film awards in the United States and most watched awards ceremony in the world. ... Audio mixing is used in sound recording, audio editing and sound systems to balance the relative volume and frequency content of a number of sound sources. ... The production sound mixer is the member of a film crew responsible for recording all sound on set during the photography of a motion picture. ... The Academy Award of Merit for Best Sound Editing is an Academy Award granted yearly to a film exhibiting the finest or most aesthetic sound editing or sound design. ...

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1930s

The Big House is a 1930 film that was written by Joseph Farnham, Martin Flavin, Frances Marion and Lennox Robinson, and was directed by George W. Hill. ... Douglas G. Shearer (November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971) was a pioneer sound designer and director who played a key role in the advancement of sound technology for motion pictures. ... For alternate meanings of MGM, see MGM (disambiguation). ... The Case of Sergeant Grischa (1927) is a war novel by the German writer Arnold Zweig. ... The Love Parade is a 1929 musical comedy film. ... Raffles can refer to two individuals: Thomas Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore The Raffles Hotel in Singapore, named after Thomas Stamford Raffles Raffles the Thief, a fictional character in series of books by E. W. Hornung Raffles, a 1940 film. ... Leo the Lion in the MGM logo used since 1924, although the version here (with web address) has been in use since 2001. ... RKO could stand for: RKO Pictures The R.K.O. - finishing manoever (and initials) of WWE professional wrestler Randy Orton. ... // Samuel Goldwyn (July, 1879, Warsaw, Poland – January 31, 1974, Los Angeles, California, United States) was a widely known motion picture producer and founding contributor of several motion picture studios. ... The current United Artists logo (also used during the 1980s). ... The Walt Disney Company (most commonly known as Disney) (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... A Farewell to Arms book cover A Farewell to Arms is a semi-autobiographical novel written by Ernest Hemingway in 1929. ... The Paramount Pictures logo used since 2003. ... 42nd Street is a 1933 musical movie, set on the famous Manhattan street of that name, which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. ... Gold Diggers of 1933 1933 USA was a musical film directed by Mervyn LeRoy ( plot) and Busby Berkely (musical and dance sequences). ... Paul Muni plays a prisoner working on the chain gang I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang is a 1932 movie in which Paul Muni stars as a wrongly accused escapee from a brutal chain gang. ... One Night of Love is a 1934 musical romance, set in the opera world, starring Grace Moore and Tullio Carminati. ... The Affairs of Cellini is a 1934 comedy film which tells the story of the amorous Benvenuto Cellini and his various love affairs. ... Flirtation Walk is a 1934 musical romance about a soldier (Dick Powell) who falls in love with the generals daughter (Ruby Keeler), but her father ships her off before their relationship can blossom. ... The Gay Divorcee is a 1934 film that was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. ... This cover to a reprint of Fannie Hurst Imitation of Life features a still from the 1959 Universal Pictures adaptation of the novel, starring Lana Turner (far right) and Juanita Moore (second from left). ... Viva Villa! is a 1934 movie that was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. ... Naughty Marietta is a musical comedy, with libretto by Rida Johnson Young and music by Victor Herbert, which opened on Broadway on November 7, 1910: one of its best-known songs is Ah! Sweet Mystery Of Life. ... Douglas G. Shearer (November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971) was a pioneer sound designer and director who played a key role in the advancement of sound technology for motion pictures. ... Bride of Frankenstein is a horror film released on April 22, 1935, a sequel to the 1931 film Frankenstein. ... Captain Blood is a 1935 swashbuckling film. ... The Dark Angel is a 1935 film which tells the story of three childhood friends, two male, one female. ... I Dream Too Much is a 1935 romantic comedy film, directed by John Cromwell. ... The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is a 1935 movie. ... The 1906 San Francisco earthquake is the historical background for San Francisco, a 1936 movie romance between a gambling hall tycoon, played by Clark Gable, and a promising but poor singer. ... Douglas G. Shearer (November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971) was a pioneer sound designer and director who played a key role in the advancement of sound technology for motion pictures. ... The Charge of the Light Brigade was an ill-advised cavalry charge, led by Lord Cardigan, which occurred during the Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 during the Crimean War. ... Dodsworth is a novel by Sinclair Lewis, published in 1929. ... General Spanky is a 1936 motion picture produced by Hal Roach. ... Mr. ... The Texas Rangers refers to a group of architects who taught at the Texas School of Architecture in Austin, Texas, from 1951 and 1957. ... Three Smart Girls is a 1936 musical comedy film. ... The Hurricane is a 1937 film directed by John Ford about a tropical cyclone in the Pacific Ocean. ... The current United Artists logo (also used during the 1980s). ... In Old Chicago is a 1937 dramatic film. ... The Life of Emile Zola is a 1937 movie giving a biography of the famous French author Émile Zola. ... Lost Horizon is a 1937 film directed by Frank Capra starring Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, John Howard, Margo, Thomas Mitchell, Edward Everett Horton, Isabel Jewell, H.B. Warner, and Sam Jaffe. ... Maytime is a 1937 musical romance, starring Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy. ... One Hundred Men and a Girl is a 1937 musical comedy film. ... Topper is a 1937 comedy film which tells the story of a stuffy, stuck-in-his-ways man who is haunted by the ghosts of a fun-loving married couple. ... Four Daughters is a 1938 film which tells the story of a happy musical family whose lives and loves are disrupted by the arrival of a cynical young composer who interjects himself into the daughters romantic lives. ... If I Were King is a 1938 film with Basil Rathbone. ... Merrily We Live is a 1938 film with Billie Burke. ... Vivacious Lady is a 1938 (see 1938 in film) US comedy film starring James Stewart, Ginger Rogers and directed by George Stevens. ... You Cant Take it With You was an important example of the category of end-of-depression heart warming movies made by Frank Capra in the 1930s. ... Universal Studios Theme Parks. ... Gone with the Wind is a 1939 film adapted from Margaret Mitchells 1936 novel of the same name. ... Goodbye, Mr. ... The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a 1939 American monochrome motion picture. ... Mr. ... Of Mice and Men is a 1939 film based on the novel by John Steinbeck with the same title. ... The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939), is a romantic drama film based on the relationship between Queen Elizabeth I (played by Bette Davis) and Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (played by Errol Flynn). ... The Rains Came is the title of novel by Louis Bromfield and the 1939 20th Century Fox film version which followed it. ...

1940s

Douglas G. Shearer (November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971) was a pioneer sound designer and director who played a key role in the advancement of sound technology for motion pictures. ... The cover of The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath is a work of fiction written by John Steinbeck and published in 1939. ... The Howards of Virginia is a film released in 1940 based on the book The Tree of Liberty written by Elizabeth Page. ... Our Town is a play by Thornton Wilder that is set in the fictional community of Grovers Corners, New Hampshire. ... Movie poster for The Sea Hawk The Sea Hawk is a 1940 adventure film about an English privateer set in the Elizabethan era, loosely based on the historical figure Sir Francis Drake. ... That Hamilton Woman is a 1941 historical film drama, directed by Alexander Korda, for Alexander Korda Films. ... Ball of Fire (also known as The Professor and the Burlesque Queen) is a 1941 comedy film which tells the story of a group of encyclopedists interested in documenting slang who protect a nightclub singer on the lam for testifying against her mobster boyfriend. ... The Chocolate Soldier is an operetta by Oscar Straus based on George Bernard Shaws 1894 Arms and the Man. ... Citizen Kane is a 1941 mystery/drama film released by RKO Pictures. ... How Green Was My Valley is 1941 film directed by John Ford and based on the Richard Llewellyn novel How Green Was My Valley. ... Sergeant York is a 1941 biographical film about the life of Sergeant Alvin York, the most decorated American soldier of World War I. It stars Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie, George Tobias, Stanley Ridges, Margaret Wycherly, Ward Bond, Noah Beery, Jr. ... This article is about the year. ... Yankee Doodle Dandy is a 1942 biographical film about George M. Cohan, starring James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf, Irene Manning, George Tobias, Rosemary DeCamp and Jeanne Cagney. ... Warner Bros. ... Bambi is the fifth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon, originally released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures on August 13, 1942 and produced by Walt Disney. ... The Gold Rush is a 1925 silent film comedy written, directed, and starring Charlie Chaplin in his Little Tramp role. ... Mrs. ... The Pride of the Yankees is a 1942 biographical film which tells the story of New York Yankees star Lou Gehrig. ... Road to Morocco is a 1942 comedy film which tells the story of two fast-talking guys who find themselves tossed up on a desert shore and sold into slavery to a beautiful princess. ... You Were Never Lovelier (Columbia Pictures) is a 1943 Hollywood musical comedy film, set in Buenos Aires. ... This Land Is Mine is a 1943 war drama set in Nazi-occupied France and directed by Jean Renoir. ... RKO could stand for: RKO Pictures The R.K.O. - finishing manoever (and initials) of WWE professional wrestler Randy Orton. ... Hangmen Also Die was a 1943 film directed by the legendary German director Fritz Lang with a script by Bertolt Brecht and John Wexley. ... Madame Curie is a 1943 biographical film which tells the story of Polish- French physicist Marie Curie. ... Phantom of the Opera is a 1943 Universal horror film starring Claude Rains. ... Saludos Amigos is the sixth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1942 books | Books starting with S | 1943 films | Best Picture Oscar Nominee | Best Actress Oscar (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actress Oscar Nominee (film) ... This Is the Army is a 1943 American motion picture produced by Hal B. Wallis and Jack L. Warner, and directed by Michael Curtiz. ... Wilson is a 1944 biographical film about President Woodrow Wilson. ... The Fox Film Corporation was an American company which produced motion pictures, formed in 1915 when founder William Fox merged two companies he had established in 1913: Greater New York Film Rental, a distribution firm, which was part of the Independents; and Fox (or Box, depending on the source) Office... A cover girl is a female model or entertainer whose photograph appears on the front cover of a magazine to attract attention on the shelf, usually a magazine devoted to womens interests (such as Redbook or Seventeen) or mens interests (such as Gentlemens Quarterly, Maxim or Esquire). ... Double Indemnity is a 1944 film noir. ... The Hollywood Canteen operated at 1451 Cahuenga Boulevard in Hollywood, California between October 3, 1942 and the end of World War II as a club offering food and entertainment for American servicemen, usually on their way overseas. ... Movie poster for It Happened Tomorrow It Happened Tomorrow is a 1944 fantasy film starring Dick Powell. ... The Bells of St. ... Lady on a Train is a black-and-white comedy shot in film noir style. ... Leave Her to Heaven is a 1945 film noir which tells the story of a man who gradually realizes that his wifes insane jealousy may be the cause of several tragedies in his life. ... Rhapsody in Blue is a 1945 biopic of George Gershwin. ... A Song to Remember is a 1945 biographical film which tells the life story of pianist and composer Frederic Chopin. ... The Southerner was a famous passenger express train that ran in New Zealands South Island along the Main South Line between Christchurch and Invercargill via Dunedin. ... They Were Expendable is a war film released in 1945. ... The Three Caballeros is a 1944 feature film, combining live-action and animation, produced by Walt Disney Productions and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Wonder Man is a 1945 movie starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo. ... The Jolson Story is a 1946 autobiographical film which tells the life story of singer and actor Al Jolson. ... The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 movie about three servicemen (an airman, a soldier, and a sailor) trying to piece their lives back together after coming back home from WWII. It is based on a novel by MacKinlay Kantor, Glory for Me. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, produced by his own Liberty Films, and released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... The Bishops Wife is a 1947 romantic comedy film which tells the story of an angel who comes to earth to help a bishop to reconnect with his family. ... Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks standing in front of the entrance to their lot. ... T-Men is a 1947 semi-documentary style film noir shot in black and white. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... The Snake Pit is a 1948 film which tells the story of a woman who finds herself in an insane asylum, and cant remember how she got there. ... Johnny Belinda is a 1948 film which tells the story of a deaf mute woman who is raped, becomes pregnant, and then is ruled unfit to care for the child. ... Moonrise is a book written by Penny Wolfson. ... Twelve OClock High is a 1949 film about the U. S. Army Air Force crews who flew daylight bombing missions against Germany and occupied France during World War II. It stars Gregory Peck as Brigadier General Frank Savage, Gary Merrill as Colonel Keith Davenport, Millard Mitchell as General Ben... Categories: Movie stubs | 1949 films | World War II films | Best Actor Oscar Nominee (film) ...

1950s

All About Eve is a 1950 movie drama written and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, from the story The Wisdom of Eve, by Mary Orr. ... Cinderella is the twelfth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... There is also the compilation album The Great Caruso The Great Caruso is a 1951 film starring Mario Lanza and Ann Blyth. ... Douglas G. Shearer (November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971) was a pioneer sound designer and director who played a key role in the advancement of sound technology for motion pictures. ... Bright Victory is a 1951 film which tells the story of an American soldier who is blinded in North Africa during World War II, who must learn to live with his disability. ... A Streetcar Named Desire is a famous American play written by Tennessee Williams. ... London Films was a British film studio founded in 1932 by Alexander Korda. ... Petula Clark and Alec Guinness in the 1952 film The Card originated as a novel by Arnold Bennett. ... Hans Christian Andersen is a 1952 Hollywood musical film, with words and music by Frank Loesser. ... The Quiet Man was a 1952 American film starring John Wayne, Maureen OHara and Barry Fitzgerald, and directed by John Ford. ... With a Song in My Heart is a 1952 biographical film which tells the story of actress and singer Jane Froman, who was paralyzed by an airplane crash but entertained the troops in World War II despite having to walk with crutches. ... Burt Lancaster and Deborah Kerr in the famous beach scene in From Here to Eternity. ... The 1953 film, Calamity Jane is a Wild West-themed film It is loosely based on the life of Wild West heroine, Calamity Jane and explores a romance between Calamity Jane and Wild Bill Hickok in the American Old West. ... The War of the Worlds (1953) was produced by George Pál (the second of three H. G. Wells science fiction stories to be filmed by Pál) and directed by Byron Haskin from a script by Barré Lyndon, and starred Gene Barry, Les Tremayne and Ann Robinson. ... The Glenn Miller Story is a rather boring 1953 movie about a guy who always appeared as boring himself, except for the swinging music he arranged and conducted. ... DVD cover Brigadoon is a musical by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe, first produced in 1947. ... The Caine Mutiny, a 1954 movie directed by Edward Dmytryk, and based on Herman Wouks Pulitzer Prize-winning (1951), best-selling novel and subsequent stage hit (The Caine Mutiny Court Martial), provided Humphrey Bogart with the next-to-last great role of his acting career and a spectacular comeback... Rear Window (1954) is a motion picture directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on Cornell Woolrichs short story It Had to Be Murder (1942). ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Oklahoma! (1943) was the first musical play written by composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist/librettist Oscar Hammerstein II (see Rodgers and Hammerstein). ... Todd-AO was a widescreen film format developed in the mid 1950s. ... Love is a Many-Splendored Thing is a 1955 film which tells the story of an American reporter who falls in love with a Eurasian doctor, only to encounter prejudice from both of their families. ... Love Me or Leave Me is a 1955 biographical film which tells the life story of Ruth Etting, a singer who rose from dancer to movie star. ... Mister Roberts is a Tony Award–winning play and a 1955 Academy Award–nominated film, both of which tell the story of a naval junior-grade lieutenant during World War II who stands up for his crew against the petty tyranny of the ships commander. ... Not as a Stranger was a 1954 novel written by Morton Thompson. ... For other uses, see RCA (disambiguation). ... For other uses see The King and I The King and I is a 1956 musical film starring Yul Brenner and Deborah Kerr. ... Eddy Duchin ... Friendly Persuasion is a 1956 film that stars Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins, Richard Eyer, Robert Middleton and Phyllis Love. ... The Ten Commandments is a 1956 epic film from Paramount Studios in VistaVision directed by Cecil B. DeMille, which tells in the broadest Hollywood style the Bible story of Moses (Charlton Heston) as he struggles to get Pharaoh Ramesses II (Yul Brynner) to let the Israelites leave Egypt. ... Sayonara is a 1957 film which tells the story of an American soldier during the Korean War. ... Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is a 1957 movie starring Burt Lancaster as Wyatt Earp and Kirk Douglas as Doc Holliday about the famous October 26, 1881 gunfight in Tombstone, Arizona Territory. ... Pal Joey is a 1939 epistolary (written in the form of a series of letters) novel by John OHara, which became the basis of a 1940 musical comedy and 1957 motion picture of the same name. ... Witness for the Prosecution is a play by Agatha Christie, which has been twice made into a film. ... South Pacific is a musical play, with music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, that opened on Broadway on April 7, 1949, and ran for more than five years. ... I Want to Live! is a 1958 film which tells the true story of a woman, Barbara Graham, falsely accused of murder, who faces execution. ... Vertigo is a 1958 thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. ... The Young Lions was novel by Irwin Shaw and a 1958 film based upon the book starring Marlon Brando, Montgomery Clift, and Dean Martin. ... Ben-Hur is a 1959 film directed by William Wyler and is, today, the best-known film version of Lew Wallaces novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880). ... Journey to the Center of the Earth is a 1959 adventure film adapted by Charles Brackett from the novel by Jules Verne. ... The Nuns Story is a 1959 film which tells the story of a nun whose faith is tested in the jungles of Africa and when ordered not to take sides during World War II. It stars Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Dame Edith Evans, Dame Peggy Ashcroft, Dean Jagger, Mildred... Porgy and Bess is a 1959 movie based on George Gershwins opera of the same name. ...

1960s

The Alamo was released in 1960 by United Artists. ... The Apartment is a 1960 romantic comedy-drama directed by Billy Wilder, and starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, and Fred MacMurray. ... The 1950s brought renewed interest in Edna Ferbers works. ... Pepe is the name of a 1960 movie starring Cantinflas as the title role, directed by George Sidney and with an amount of cameo appearances vainly trying to replicate the success of another Cantinflas movie, Around the World in Eighty Days. ... Sunrise at Campobello is a 1960 film which tells the story of the struggle by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt against polio. ... The original poster for the motion picture. ... Flower Drum Song is a Broadway musical with a score by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, and a book by Hammerstein and Joseph Fields, based on the novel by C.Y. Lee. ... The Guns of Navarone is a 1957 novel about World War II by British thriller writer Alistair MacLean that was made into a film in 1961. ... The Parent Trap is the title of a movie by Walt Disney Productions Corporation which was made twice, first in 1961 and a remake made in 1998. ... Lawrence of Arabia is an Academy Award-winning film based, with some licence, on the life of T. E. Lawrence, starring Peter OToole as the title character, directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel, from a script by Robert Bolt and Michael Wilson. ... Shepperton Studios at Shepperton, Surrey, England is a film studio with a long history of film making. ... Bon Voyage! is a family-oriented 1962 film from Walt Disney Studios. ... The Music Man is a musical play with book, music, and lyrics by Meredith Willson (story by Meredith Willson and Franklin Lacey), which opened on Broadway at the Majestic Theatre on December 19, 1957. ... That Touch of Mink is a 1962 romantic comedy starring Cary Grant & Doris Day. ... What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? is a 1962 Warner Bros. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Movie poster of 1962s How the West Was Won. ... Bye Bye Birdie was a Broadway musical satire on American society written by Michael Stewart (book), Lee Adams (lyrics), and Charles Strouse (music). ... Captain Newman, M.D. is a 1963 film with Bobby Darin. ... Cleopatra is a film that premiered at the Rivoli Theatre in New York City on June 12, 1963. ... Its a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a comedy movie that followed the Hollywood trend in the 1960s of producing gigantic and epic films as a way to woo audiences into movie theaters. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe. ... Becket or the Honor of God is a Tony Award-winning play written in French by Jean Anouilh. ... Father Goose is 1964 romantic comedy war adventure starring Cary Grant and Leslie Caron. ... Mary Poppins is a 1964 feature film based on the Mary Poppins series of childrens books written by P. L. Travers and illustrated by Mary Shepard. ... The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a musical play which tells the fictionalized account of the life of Margaret Brown, whose husband made a fortune in the Colorado gold mines, and who survived the sinking of the RMS Titanic. ... The Sound of Music is a Broadway musical and film based on the book The Von Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp. ... The Agony and the Ecstasy is a 1965 film directed by Carol Reed, starring Charlton Heston as Michelangelo and Rex Harrison as Pope Julius II. The film was shot in Todd-AO and Cinemascope versions. ... ‹ The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Cover of the 2004 DVD release of The Great Race The Great Race is a 1965 semi-comical, semi-dramatic film directed by Blake Edwards, written by Blake Edwards and Arthur A. Ross, with music by Henry Mancini and cinematography by Russell Harlan. ... Shenandoah is a 1965 Western war drama starring Jimmy Stewart. ... Grand Prix is a action film released in 1966. ... Gambit is a 1966 film starring Michael Caine and Shirley MacLaine as two criminals involved in an elaborate plot to steal a priceless antiquity from millionaire Mr Shabandar, played by Herbert Lom. ... Hawaii is a 1966 American motion picture based on the novel of the same name by James A. Michener. ... The Sand Pebbles is a 1966 film which tells the story of an American gunboat plying the rivers of China in the 1920s. ... Whos Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a play by Edward Albee that opened on Broadway at the Billy Rose Theater on October 13, 1962. ... In the Heat of the Night is a 1967 film, based on the John Ball novel published in 1965 of the same name, which tells the story of a Northern U.S. African-American police detective who becomes involved in a murder investigation in a racist small town in the... Cameolt is the 1967 film version of the successful musical. ... The Dirty Dozen is a 1967 war film directed by Robert Aldrich from the novel by E.M. Nathanson. ... Doctor Dolittle is a 1967 musical film which tells the story of a doctor who learns from his pet parrot to talk to animals. ... Thoroughly Modern Millie is a musical comedy. ... Oliver! is a British musical, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. ... Bullitt is a 1968 Warner Bros. ... Petula Clark in the 1968 Warner Brothers film version Finians Rainbow, with music by Burton Lane and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, opened on Broadway in 1947, with Ella Logan and David Wayne in the lead roles. ... Funny Girl is a 1964 semi-biographical musical that tells the story of Broadway star Fanny Brice. ... Hello, Dolly! is a Broadway musical with a book by Michael Stewart and a score by Jerry Herman. ... Anne of the Thousand Days is an Academy Award-winning 1969 costume drama, directed by Charles Jarrot. ... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ... Marooned is a 1969 movie directed by John Sturges and starring Gregory Peck, Richard Crenna and Gene Hackman. ...

1970s

  • 1970 Patton, Douglas Williams, Don Bassman
  • 1971 Fiddler on the Roof, Gordon K. McCallum, David Hildyard
  • 1972 Cabaret, Robert Knudson, David Hildyard
  • 1973 The Exorcist, Robert Knudson, Chris Newman
  • 1974 Earthquake, Ronald Pierce, Melvin Metcalfe Sr.
  • 1975 Jaws, Robert L. Hoyt, Roger Heman, Earl Madery, John Carter
  • 1976 All the President's Men, Arthur Piantadosi, Les Fresholtz, Dick Alexander, Jim Webb
  • 1977 Star Wars, Don MacDougall, Ray West, Bob Minkler, Derek Ball
  • 1978 The Deer Hunter, Richard Portman, William McCaughey, Aaron Rochin, Darin Knight
  • 1979 Apocalypse Now, Walter Murch, Mark Berger, Richard Beggs, Nat Boxer

Patton is a 1970 biographical film which tells the story of General George Pattons commands during World War II. It stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden and Michael Bates. ... Fiddler on the Roof is one of the most famous stage and film musicals. ... Cabaret is a 1972 film. ... The Exorcist is an influential and successful 1973 horror film, adapted by William Peter Blatty from his 1971 novel of the same name. ... Earthquake is the title of a blockbuster 1974 film that was among several successful so-called disaster movies of the 1970s that places an all-star cast in life and death situations. ... This article is about the 1975 film. ... This article is about the 1976 film. ... This movie poster for Star Wars depicts many of the films important elements, such as Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, X-Wing and Y-Wing fighters Star Wars, retitled Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope in 1981 (see note at Title,) is the original (and in chronological... The Deer Hunter is a 1978 film which tells the story of how the Vietnam War affects the people in the industrial town of Clairton, Pennsylvania just south of Pittsburgh along the Monongahela River (although it was also filmed in Cleveland and Mingo Junction, Ohio). ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 American film directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a script by John Milius (rewritten by Coppola) which was inspired by Joseph Conrads classic novella Heart of Darkness. ...

1980s

  • 1980 Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Bill Varney, Steve Maslow, Gregg Landaker, Peter Sutton
  • 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark, Bill Varney, Steve Maslow, Gregg Landaker, Roy Charman
  • 1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Robert Knudson, Robert Glass, Don Digirolamo, Gene Cantamessa
  • 1983 The Right Stuff, Mark Berger, Tom Scott, Randy Thom, David MacMillan
  • 1984 Amadeus, Mark Berger, Tom Scott, Todd Boekelheide, Chris Newmna
  • 1985 Out of Africa, Chris Jenkins, Gary Alexander, Larry Stensvold, Peter Handford
  • 1986 Platoon, John K. Wilkinson, Richard Rogers, Charles "Bud" Grenzbach, Simon Kaye
  • 1987 The Last Emperor, Bill Rowe, Ivan Sharrock
  • 1988 Bird, Les Fresholtz, Dick Alexander, Vern Poore, Willie D. Burton
  • 1989 Glory, Donald O. Mitchell, Gregg C. Rudloff, Elliot Tyson, Russell Williams II

Movie poster Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back is the sequel to the first released Star Wars movie, and the second film released in the original trilogy. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark, also known as Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, is a film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is an Academy Award-winning 1982 science fiction film directed by Steven Spielberg that tells the story of a young boy, Elliott, who befriends an alien being called E.T. stranded on Earth and trying to find his way home. ... The Right Stuff is both a 1979 book by Tom Wolfe, and a 1983 film adapted from the book. ... Amadeus is the title of both a stage play and an Academy Award winning film written in 1979 by Peter Shaffer, both loosely based on the lives of the composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri. ... For the African-origin theory of human evolution sometimes referred to as the Out of Africa theory, see single-origin hypothesis. ... Platoon is a 1986 Vietnam war film, written and directed by Oliver Stone and starring Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen and Forest Whitaker. ... This article is about the 1987 film. ... Glory is a 1989 film which follows the history of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment during the American Civil War. ...

1990s

  • 1990 Dances With Wolves, Jeffrey Perkins, Bill W. Benton, Greg Watkins, Russell Williams II
  • 1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Tom Johnson, Gary Rydstrom, Gary Summers, Lee Orloff
  • 1992 The Last of the Mohicans, Chris Jenkins, Doug Hemphill, Mark Smith, Simon Kaye
  • 1993 Jurassic Park, Gary Summers, Gary Rydstrom, Shawn Murphy, Ron Judkins
  • 1994 Speed, Gregg Landaker, Steve Maslow, Bob Beemer, David R. B. MacMillan
  • 1995 Apollo 13, Rick Dior, Steve Pederson, Scott Millan, David MacMillan
  • 1996 The English Patient, Walter Murch, Mark Berger, David Parker, Chris Newman
  • 1997 Titanic, Gary Rydstrom, Tom Johnson, Gary Summers, Mark Ulano
  • 1998 Saving Private Ryan, Gary Rydstrom, Gary Summers, Andy Nelson, Ronald Judkins
  • 1999 The Matrix, John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff, David Campbell, David Lee

Dances with Wolves is a 1990 epic film which tells the story of a United States cavalry officer in the 1860s who befriends a band of Lakota Indians, sacrificing his career and ties to his own people. ... Terminator 2: Judgment Day (commonly abbreviated T2) is a 1991 movie directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, and Robert Patrick. ... The Last of the Mohicans is a 1992 historical epic film set in 1757 during the French and Indian War. ... This article is about the 1993 hit movie. ... Movie poster for Speed Speed is a 1994 film directed by Jan de Bont, starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock (her breakout role), and Dennis Hopper. ... Apollo 13 is a 1995 film portrayal of the ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission. ... The English Patient is a 1996 film adaptation of the novel by Michael Ondaatje. ... Titanic is an Academy Award winning 1997 dramatic film released by 20th Century Fox and Paramount Pictures. ... Saving Private Ryan is a 1998 Academy Award winning film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat. ... The Matrix is a science-fiction/action film first released in the USA on March 31, 1999, written and directed by Larry and Andy Wachowski. ...

2000s

Academy Awards
Academy Award of Merit : Current Awards
Best Picture | Best Leading Actor | Best Leading Actress | Best Supporting Actor | Best Supporting Actress
Best Animated Feature | Best Art Direction | Best Cinematography | Best Costume Design | Best Director
Best Documentary Feature | Best Documentary Short Subject | Best Film Editing | Best Foreign Language Film | Best Makeup
Best Original Score | Best Original Song | Best Original Musical | Best Animated Short Film | Best Live Action Short Film | Best Sound Mixing
Best Sound Editing | Best Visual Effects | Best Adapted Screenplay | Best Original Screenplay
Academy Award of Merit : Retired awards
Best Assistant Director | Best Dance Direction | Best Engineering Effects | Best Short Film - Color
Best Short Film - Live Action - 2 Reels | Best Short Film - Novelty | Best Original Story
Best Title Writing | Best Unique and Artistic Quality of Production
Special Awards : Current Awards
Academy Honorary Award | Academy Special Achievement Award | Academy Award, Scientific or Technical
The Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award | The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award | Gordon E. Sawyer Award
Special Awards : Retired Awards
Academy Juvenile Award

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Academy Award for Sound Editing (727 words)
The Academy Award of Merit for Best Sound Editing is an Academy Award granted yearly to a film exhibiting the finest or most aesthetic sound editing or sound design.
The award is usually received by the Supervising Sound Editors of the film, perhaps accompanied by the Sound Designers.
The screening is generally open to the public, but only sound branch members may vote, and the only occasion the sound branch members have for voting is at the Bake-Off.
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