Oscar Movies: Julius Caesar (1953)


Oscar Nominations: 5

Picture, produced by John Houseman
Actor: Marlon Brando
Cinematography (b/w): Joseph Ruttenberg
Art Direction-Set Decoration (b/w): Cedric Gibbons and Edward Carfagno; Edwin B. Willis and High Hunt
Scoring (Dramatic or Comedy): Miklos Rozsa

Oscar Awards: 1

Art Direction

Oscar Context

In 1953, “Julius Caesar” competed for the Best Picture Oscar with “From Here to Eternity,” which swept most of the awards, including Picture and Cinematography, “The Robe,” “Roman Holiday,” and “Shane.”

The winner of Best Actor was William Holden fro “Stalag 17,” and the Scoring Oscar went to Bronislau Kaper for “Lili.”