Oscar Movies: Big House, The (1930)

The Big House (1930)

Oscar Nominations: 4

Best Picture (MGM Cosmopolitan), produced by Irving G. Thalberg
Actor: Wallace Beery
Writing Achievement: Frances Marion
Sound Recording: Douglas Shearer

Oscar Award: 2

Writing Achievement
Sound

Oscar Context

The Best Picture (or Production, as it was then called) went to All Quiet on the western Front.

Frank Lloyd won the Director Oscar for The Divine Lady; George Arliss won the Actor Oscar for Disraeli.