Oscar 1935: Winners in All Categories

Picture: Mutiny on the Bounty (MGM, produced by Irving Thalberg with Albert Lewin)

Best Picture Nominees

Alice Adams
The Broadway Melody of 1936
Captain Blood
David Copperfield
The Informer
Les Miserables
Lives of a Bengal Lancer
A Midsummer Nights Dream
Mutiny on the Bounty
Naughty Marietta
Ruggles of Red Gap
Top Hat

Other Awards

The New York Film Critics Circle, which was established that year, gave Best Picture to John Ford’s “The Informer.”

Director: John Ford, The Informer

Actor: Victor McLaglen, The Informer

Actress: Bette David, Dangerous

Writing Screenplay: The Informer, Dudley Nichols

Original Story: The Scoundrel, Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur

Cinematography: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hal Mohr

Interior Decoration: The Dark Angel, Richard Day

Sound Recording: Naughty Marietta, Douglas Shearer

Assistant Direction: Paul Wing, Lives of a Bengal Lancer

Song: “Lullaby of Broadway” (Gold Diggers of 1935), music by Harry Warren, lyrics by Al Dubin

Score: The Informer (RKO Radio), music by Max Steiner

Editing: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ralph Dawson

Dance Direction: David Gould, “I’ve Got a Feeling You’re Foolin’,” from Broadway Melody of 1936 (MGM) and “Straw Hat,” from Follies Bergere (Fox)

Short Subjects: Cartoons: Three Orphan Kittens (Disney)

Short Subjects: Comedy: How to Sleep (MGM)

Short Subjects: Novelty: Wings Over Mt. Everest (Educational)

Special Award:

David Wark Griffith, for his distinguished creative achievements as director and producer and his invaluable initiative and lasting contributions to the progress of the motion picture arts (Statuette)