Oscar Movies: Barretts of Wimpole Street, The (1934)

Oscar Nominations: 2

Picture, produced by Irving Thalberg
Actress: Norma Shearer

Oscar Context

The Barrets of Wimpole Street competed for the Best Picture with nine other films: Cleopatra, Flirtation Walk, The Gay Divorcee, Here Comes the Navy, The House of Rothchild, Imitation of Life, It Happened One Night, One Night of Love, The Thin Man, Viva Villa!, and The White Parade.

It Happened One Night swept most of the Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Actress for Claudette Colbert.