Oscar Movies: Golden Boy (1939)


Oscar Alert

Oscar Nominations: 1

Rouben Mamoulian's “Golden Boy” was nominated for one Oscar, Original Score for Victory Young,
who was also nominated that year for two other pictures, “Gulliver's Travels” and “Man of Conquest.”

Oscar Context

The winner of the Original Score was Victor Stothart for the MGM-Judy Garland fable, “The Wizard of Oz,” in a year in which the contest included major composers like Aaron Copland (“Of Mice and Mem”) and Max Steiner (“Dark Victory”).