Oscar Movies: Hooper (1978)–Starring Burt Reynolds

Former stuntman Hal Needhma directs this star vehicle, in which Burt Reynolds plays an aging stuntman, Jan-Michael Vincent as youngster who challenges him, and Sally Field as his romantic interest (also in real life at the time).

Oscar Nominations: 1

Sound: Robert Knudson, Robert J. Glass, Don MacDougall, Jack Solomon


Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The winner of the Sound Oscar was The Deer Hunter.