Oscar 2018: Koby Bryant, NBA Star and Oscar Winner, Denied Admission into the Academy

NBA star and this year’s Oscar winner, Kobe Bryant, is denied admission into the Academy.

Oscar Movies: Crusades, The (1935): DeMille’s Epic

Cecil B. DeMille directed this epic, in which Richard the Lion-Hearted is played by Henry Wilcoxon and Loretta Young is cast as Berengaria, his wife and princess of Navarre.

Oscar Movies: Cromwell (1970)–Best Costume Design

Cromwell, Ken Hughes’ historical biopic, was both an artistic and commercial flop, but it nonetheless was nominated for two Oscars and won one.

Oscar Movies: Crazylegs (1953)–Biopic of Football Player Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch

Francis D. Lyon’s biopic, about football star Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch, was nominated for Best Film Editing but did not win.

Oscar Movies: Bread, Love and Dreams–Italian Comedy

Luigi Comencini’s comedy, starring Vittorio de Sica and Gina Lollobrigida, was nominated or Best Motion Picture Story.