Oscar 1940: Best Picture Nominees and Winner Vs. N.Y. Film Critics Award

Oscar Year: 1940

Best Picture Nominees

All This and Heaven Too
Foreign Correspondent
The Grapes of Wrath
The Great Dictator
Kitty Foyle
The Letter
The Long Voyage Home
Our Town
The Philadelphia Story
Rebecca  (winner)

New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC): The Grapes of Wrath, directed by John Ford.

Grapes of Wrath was not even nominated, though John Jord was represented in the Best Picture Oscar with The Long Voyage Home, starring John Wayne in an ensemble driven picture.