Oscar Movies: Coquette (1929)–Mary Pickford’s Only Oscar

Oscar Nominations: 1
 
Actress: Mary Pickford
 
Oscar Award: 1
 
Actress
 
Oscar Context:
 
The other contestants in the Best Actress category were Ruth Chatterton in “Madame X,” Betty Compson in “The Barker,” Jeanne Eagles in “The Letter,” Corinne Griffith in “The Divine Lady,” and Bessie Love in “Broadway Melody, which won Best Picture.
 
In 1975, four years before her death, Mary Pickford received an Honorary Oscar from the Academy “in recognition of her unique contribution to the film industry and the development of film as an artistic medium.”