Oscar Movies: Heart is a Lonely Hunter, The (1968)

Warner (Seven Arts)

Oscar Alert

Oscar Nominations: 2

Actor: Alan Arkin
Supporting Actress: Sondra Locke

Oscar Awards: None

In 1968, the winner of the Best Actor Oscar was Cliff Robertson for playing the mentally challenged lead in “Charly,” and the winner of the Supporting Actress Oscar vet Ruth Gordon for playing a modern witch in Roman Polanski's “Rosemary's Baby.”