Oscar Movies: Cars


Oscar Nominations: 2

Animated Picture
Original Song: Our Town, music and lyrics by Randy Newman

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context

In 2006, three features competed for the Best Animated Oscar: “Cars,” “Happy Feet,” which won, and Monster House. The surprise winner of Best Original Song was Melissa Etheridge's “I Need to Wake Up” from the documentary, “An Inconvenient Truth.”