Oscar Movies: Blue Dahlia, The (1946)


Oscar Nominations: 1
Screenplay (Original): Raymond Chandler
Oscar Awards: None
Oscar Context
The winners of the Original Screenplay Oscar were Muriel Box and Sydney Box for “The Seventh Veil” in a race that included Ben Hecht for “Notorious,” Norman Panama and Melvin Frank for “The Road to Utopia,” and Jacques Prevert for “Children of Paradise.”
Chandler was previously nominated for co-writing with Billy Wilder the screenplay for “Double Indemnity.”