Oscar Movies: Eddy Duchin Story, The (1956)

Oscar Nominations: 4

 

Motion Picture Story: Leo Katcher

Cinematography (color): Harry Stradling

Sound Recording: John Livadary

Scoring of a Musical: Morris Stoloff and George Dunning

 

Oscar Awards: None

 

Oscar Context:

 

The writing Oscar was given to Dalton Trumbo for “The Brave One,” who appeared in the credits as Robert Rich due to blacklisting.

 

Lionel Lindon received the Color Cinematography Oscar for “Around the World in 80 Days,” which also won Best Picture.  The musical “The King and I,” also a Best Picture nominee, got the Sound and the Scoring (by Alfred Newman and Ken Darby).